Articles Tagged ‘BUD’

MAG lands Flybe expansion at Stansted and Bournemouth

MAG lands Flybe expansion at Stansted and Bournemouth

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest Airport shows off its Route of the Week certificate, AdR’s Rome Fiumicino Airport bakes a cake to celebrate an additional two million passengers in 2014, and Winnipeg Airport also gets creative in the kitchen with a route launch cake.

Bid for a Wizz Air return flight and raise cash in memory of network planner Michael Grundy

Bid for a Wizz Air return flight and raise cash in memory of network planner Michael Grundy

Wizz Air network planner Michael Grundy (25) died participating in the Budapest Half Marathon in 2013. Since then, Wizz Air has also adopted the race and has just donated a flight voucher which you can bid for on eBay to raise money in Michael’s name.

Wizz Air commences second route from Sibiu Airport

Wizz Air commences second route from Sibiu Airport

In this week’s Network Planning Community News London Airport in south-western Ontario celebrates the arrival of United Airlines from New York Newark with a fantastic cake and the traditional water arch salute, while SeaPort Airlines adds two new links from Tupelo Airport. More news from Brussels, Moscow Domodedovo, Munich, Belfast City, Bristol and Southampton airports.


Emirates adds another European capital to its network ‒ Budapest

Emirates adds another European capital to its network ‒ Budapest

Emirates launches daily 278-seat A330-operated services to Budpaest, becoming the Hungarian capital’s second MEB3 carrier, joining Qatar Airways. 

Emirates’ strategy revealed at Budapest route launch; “Be good, look good and make money,” says CCO

Emirates’ strategy revealed at Budapest route launch; “Be good, look good and make money,” says CCO

anna.aero was invited to attend the biggest route launch event for some time in Budapest, the arrival of MEB3 carrier Emirates. The airline’s EVP and CCO Thierry Antinori was on-hand to divulge the airline’s mantra for its continued success.

Vote for the best of 10 Fire Truck Water Arches; Winter Season Launches Part 1

Vote for the best of 10 Fire Truck Water Arches; Winter Season Launches Part 1

The start of the W14/15 season sees a lot of the world’s airports pulling out all the stops in terms of new route marketing ‒ and that means lots of fire truck water arches (FTWAs). This week, we give you, the reader, the chance to select the best of the 10 FTWAs we have been […]


Wizz Air expands European network

Wizz Air expands European network

Wizz Air adds new operations from Bucharest to Turin, from Budapest to Kutaisi and from Cluj-Napoca to Nuremberg with twice-weekly flights, using its A320s.

Aer Lingus wins Budapest Airport Runway Run and is “The Fastest Airline in the World”

Aer Lingus wins Budapest Airport Runway Run and is “The Fastest Airline in the World”

Aer Lingus raced down Budapest Airport’s runway to take the title of “Fastest Airline in the World” beating other airlines, airports, and aviation enterprises from all over the world in the air transport industry’s annual charity race, “bud:runway run” organised by Budapest Airport, Nike, Wizz Air, and anna.aero.

Budapest and Perth airports show-off certificates for Pegasus Airlines and Etihad Airways respectively

Budapest and Perth airports show-off certificates for Pegasus Airlines and Etihad Airways respectively

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Riga Airport celebrates 10 million transit passengers since the restoration of Latvia’s independence. More news from Aruba Airport and Cranfield University.


Pegasus Airlines picks Budapest as its next European capital

Pegasus Airlines picks Budapest as its next European capital

Pegasus Airlines starts services to its 21st European capital city.

Budapest Runway Run accommodation partners selected – choose your Grand Budapest Hotel!!!

Budapest Runway Run accommodation partners selected – choose your Grand Budapest Hotel!!!

You can stay in the hotel where Richard Burton staged Elizabeth Taylor’s lavish 40th birthday party, or splash out €45 on something ultra-low cost: Hotel partners have been announced for “bud:runway run” – the race on Runway 13R-31L at Budapest Airport in September in aid of child cancer charities.

Second 2014 FTWA win for the European capital city that welcomed Pegasus Airlines this week

Second 2014 FTWA win for the European capital city that welcomed Pegasus Airlines this week

Until this week, Cambridge was the only airport to have won more than one ‘Arch of Triumph’ award so far in 2014. However this week another European airport has joined this elite club — find out which capital city airport it is inside.