Articles Tagged ‘RIX’

Wizz Air's seasonality report – could do better; traffic to whizz past 28m passengers in 2017

Wizz Air’s seasonality report – could do better; traffic to whizz past 28m passengers in 2017

Wizz Air has added over nine million passengers to its traffic statistics in the last two years. Its loads have not just remained robust, they have continued to grow, outstripping its capacity increases over the last 12 months. We take a peek under the hood of the airline engine of Central and Eastern Europe.

Wizz Air whisks up an Agadir route quartet

Wizz Air whisks up an Agadir route quartet

Wizz Air links Budapest, Katowice, Vilnius and Wroclaw to Agadir – also launches two routes to Eilat Ovda. 

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – W17/18 Part I

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – W17/18 Part I

The biggest new route cake in Riga Airport history (it weighed 16kg and measured 1m x 1m) is just one of the 28 entries in the W17/18 Part I Cake of the Week competition. And yes you, the humble anna.aero reader, has the chance to select which one of these baked beauties scoops this top […]


airBaltic begins Middle East link

airBaltic begins Middle East link

airBaltic commences a four times weekly service between Riga and Abu Dhabi.

Wizz Air opens first UK base

Wizz Air opens first UK base

Wizz Air opens base at London Luton – also adds routes from Košice and Riga. 

airBaltic makes it back to Madrid

airBaltic makes it back to Madrid

airBaltic returns on the 2,689-kilometre sector from Riga to the Spanish capital.


Milan Bergamo firefighters show-off giant Arch of Triumph certificate

Milan Bergamo firefighters show-off giant Arch of Triumph certificate

Milan Bergamo’s firefighters now have three Arch of Triumph certificates on the fire station walls – having won previously in June 2014 and December 2015. The Italian airport is clearly not going to settle with that tally, as it has another entry this week. See if it manages to secure back-to-back wins.

airBaltic connects with Catania

airBaltic connects with Catania

airBaltic begins a weekly service between Riga and and the Italian island of Sicily. 

14 airports battle for Arch of Triumph glory in Week 17

14 airports battle for Arch of Triumph glory in Week 17

Its an intense week of FTWA competition this week, with three airports scoring high enough to secure a slot on the 2017 Arch of Triumph leader board. But only the best has made it on there…find out here who has beaten 13 other airports from around the world this week.


airBaltic expands in the UK, Switzerland and Norway

airBaltic expands in the UK, Switzerland and Norway

airBaltic now links Riga to Aberdeen, Geneva and Stavanger – all flown three times weekly. 

Sochi/Adler shows off its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate

Sochi/Adler shows off its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate

Russia’s Sochi/Adler Airport not only won its first-ever Arch of Triumph award from the anna.aero judges two weeks ago, but it claimed the top of the leader board too. Will one of this week’s 13 entries topple the Russian leader from its lofty perch?

airBaltic triggers third route to Russia

airBaltic triggers third route to Russia

airBaltic begins a twice-weekly service between Riga and Kazan.