Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’

Air Lituanica ceases operations; airBaltic takes over Vilnius network

Air Lituanica ceases operations; airBaltic takes over Vilnius network

The latest victim of a dynamic and unstable airline industry is Air Lituanica, which has ceased operations on 22 May. The first beneficiary of the airline’s demise is airBaltic, which has taken over four of Air Lituanica’s 10 ex-routes. anna.aero evaluates Air Lituanica’s network before it shut down operations.

Birmingham Airport parades its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Birmingham Airport parades its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

At the fourth attempt this year, Birmingham Airport sealed its first ever FTWA win for the arrival of American Airlines’ New York JFK service – and this week its firefighters display the spoils of victory with pride. Meanwhile, eight airports from across the world fight it out for this week’s award.

Wizz Air expands Budapest offering with two new routes

Wizz Air expands Budapest offering with two new routes

Wizz Air now connects Budapest to Maastricht Aachen and Hurghada with twice-weekly and weekly flights respectively, using its A320s.


Record April for Airbus and Boeing; easyJet receives its 250th A320 family aircraft

Record April for Airbus and Boeing; easyJet receives its 250th A320 family aircraft

While easyJet received its 250th A320 family aircraft from Airbus, the European manufacturer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the 2015 delivery race by 54 units. Overall, both Airbus and Boeing stepped up their deliveries in the fourth month of the year, handing over a […]

London Luton and Southampton airports receive awards for La Compagnie and VLM Airlines

London Luton and Southampton airports receive awards for La Compagnie and VLM Airlines

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ohrid Airport welcomes its first Dutch tourists arriving with a charter flight from Amsterdam, while Thomas Cook Airlines confirms its on-going commitment to Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands airports for a further five years. More news from Malta Airport, Wizz Air and Alitalia.

Doncaster Sheffield Airport celebrates 10 years of flights; passenger numbers up 30% in Q1 as Wizz Air grows and Aer Lingus arrives

Doncaster Sheffield Airport celebrates 10 years of flights; passenger numbers up 30% in Q1 as Wizz Air grows and Aer Lingus arrives

This UK airport, known as Robin Hood Airport, handled over one million passengers in 2007. Since then demand has slipped, but more recently grew by 5% in 2014. Thomson Airways and Wizz Air are the busiest airlines at the airport with high seasonality.


Wizz Air expands at Riga and Vilnius

Wizz Air expands at Riga and Vilnius

Wizz Air now links Riga to Liverpool, Lübeck and Stavanger, as well as Vilnius to Belfast International, Frankfurt Hahn and Malmö using its A320s.

Tampa Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Spirit Airlines

Tampa Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Spirit Airlines

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, HK Express celebrates the first anniversary of its operations to Seoul Incheon, while Air Europa launches its first 787-8 service between Madrid and Miami. More news from Brussels, Stuttgart, Groningen, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Milan Malpensa, Pristina, Birmingham–Shuttlesworth, Routes Europe and Wizz Air.

Lublin Airport will become Wizz Air’s 6th Polish base and 21st in all

Lublin Airport will become Wizz Air’s 6th Polish base and 21st in all

Wizz Air announced Lublin Airport in eastern Poland as its next base starting in September. A total of six routes will then be served. We reveal which other carriers have served the airport since it opened in December 2012.


Vancouver Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Air France’s arrival; Lisbon Airport adds colour to Wizz Air water arch welcome

Vancouver Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Air France’s arrival; Lisbon Airport adds colour to Wizz Air water arch welcome

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Amsterdam Airport celebrates with a massive clog-shaped cake the opening of easyJet’s base, while SAS touches down at Budapest Airport from Stockholm Arlanda. More news from Lisbon and Delhi airports.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 19 scrummy treats from S15 Part II

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 19 scrummy treats from S15 Part II

With nearly 4,200 votes cast, it was a close-run thing, but Tampa in the US saw off a fierce challenge from New Zealand’s Wellington Airport to win Part I of anna.aero’s legendary Cake of the Week public vote. Vote for your favourite baked treat – including this offering from Amsterdam ‒ here in the S15 […]

Wizz Air introduces five new airport pairs

Wizz Air introduces five new airport pairs

Wizz Air now starts routes from Gdansk to Frankfurt Hahn, from Katowice to Belfast International, and from Warsaw Chopin to Alicante, Catania as well as Malta, using its A320s.