Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’

Cluj-Napoca Airport's capacity growth driven by Wizz Air expansion; London set to overtake Bucharest as #1 route

Cluj-Napoca Airport’s capacity growth driven by Wizz Air expansion; London set to overtake Bucharest as #1 route

Romania’s second biggest airport is having a bumper 2015, with an average monthly growth rate of over 30%. Number one airline Wizz Air, which passed the five million passenger milestone at Cluj-Napoca this month, is the prime driver of these increases ‒ we investigate what the airline is up to in S15.

Ryanair becomes Poland’s #1 carrier; UK biggest market

Ryanair becomes Poland’s #1 carrier; UK biggest market

Ryanair’s capacity growth of 19% over the past 12 months has resulted in the ULCC becoming the nation’s largest airline. In S15, Poland’s overall seat capacity is up 11% compared to S14, with Iceland recording the largest increase of 58%, while Egypt recorded a decline of -199%. anna.aero looks further into the capacity distribution of […]

Passenger growth slows in Lithuania; Ryanair still #1 carrier

Passenger growth slows in Lithuania; Ryanair still #1 carrier

In 2014, over 3.8 million passengers passed through the three commercial airports of Lithuania, a record for the country, yet it also witnessed one of the slowest growth rates of recent years. anna.aero investigates why growth has slowed down in Lithuania, and looks to see how the airline network has changed over the past 12 […]


Brussels brandishes its latest Arch of Triumph certificate

Brussels brandishes its latest Arch of Triumph certificate

Brussels Airport recently won its second ever Arch of Triumph certificate – and some of its finest firefighters are clearly not shy about letting the world know about it. Find out which airport has come out tops from this week’s four global competitors.

Wizz Air welcomes five new routes from Sofia

Wizz Air welcomes five new routes from Sofia

Wizz Air adds Bari, Cologne Bonn, Geneva, Memmingen and Naples from Bulgaria.

Wizz Air bases third aircraft at Skopje Alexander The Great Airport; now serves 19 destinations and accounts for 45% of seat capacity

Wizz Air bases third aircraft at Skopje Alexander The Great Airport; now serves 19 destinations and accounts for 45% of seat capacity

Wizz Air began serving Skopje in June 2011 and made it a base in October 2012. We reveal the airline’s rate of growth, which routes are served how often and its share of the total traffic.


Boeing edges ahead in 2015 deliveries while Airbus delivers to its second A350 operator

Boeing edges ahead in 2015 deliveries while Airbus delivers to its second A350 operator

While Vietnam Airlines received its first A350-900 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 73 units. Overall, both Airbus and Boeing stepped up their deliveries in the sixth month of the year, handing over a […]

Europe extends its lead in inter-regional competition

Europe extends its lead in inter-regional competition

This week’s winner sees this European hub take home its second ‘Arch of Triumph’ title, having previously won last year securing fourth spot overall in the process. Find out where it is placed in this year’s competition and just how it rated against the other nine airports entering this week.

Wizz Air adds four routes from Macedonia

Wizz Air adds four routes from Macedonia

Wizz Air begins services from Ohrid to Basel – with another three routes being launching from Skopje.


Ryanair, Europe’s biggest airline, to serve Israel

Ryanair, Europe’s biggest airline, to serve Israel

It was always going to be on the cards. With 10 European LCCs already serving Israel from 32 different airports from across the continent, it was only a matter of time before Ryanair entered the fray. But where and when will Europe’s biggest airline fly to in this new country market for the Irish behemoth? […]

Hong Kong happily displays winning Arch of Triumph certificate

Hong Kong happily displays winning Arch of Triumph certificate

Not only did Hong Kong Airport win the last Arch of Triumph weekly battle, but its score of 36.7 saw it swoop into joint second place overall with Portland in the 2015 competition. Meanwhile, 27 (yes that’s 27) airports from across the world are aiming to topple Hong Kong from that spot this week.

Constanta Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Wizz Air

Constanta Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Wizz Air

In this week’s ‘Network Planning Community News’, transavia.com France launches services to Dublin while Wizz Air announces flights to Birmingham. More news from Belfast City, Cluj-Napoca, London City, London Stansted, Munich, Shannon and Southampton airports.