Internal restructuring
Lietuva; Vilniaus apskritis;
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Land, Water And Air Transportation
Air Transport
51.10 - Passenger air transport

44 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
18 October 2018
Employment effect (start)
12 November 2018
Foreseen end date
30 November 2018


Lithuanian charter airline Small Planet Airlines is to dismiss 44 employees in its Vilnius office by 30 November 2018. According to the management, the dismissals are caused by the restructuring of the two subsidiary companies in Germany and Poland. Small Planet Airlines Germany has launched insolvency proceedings on 18th September 2018 and Small Planet Airlines Poland has entered into restructuring on 8th October 2018. The dismissed employees were providing financial accounting, air traffic control, crew planning and other services to the subsidiaries in Germany and Poland.

Small Planet Airlines is a leisure airline company that operates in Lithuania, Poland, Germany and Cambodia. It carries passengers to over 130 different destinations.



Eurofound (2018), Small Planet Airlines, Internal restructuring in Lithuania, factsheet number 95654, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/95654.