Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’

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.


Wizz Air welcomes 16 new routes

Wizz Air welcomes 16 new routes

Wizz Air has launched 16 new routes, including its first routes from Aberdeen, Billund, Bristol, Friedrichshafen, Nis and Reykjavik/Keflavik.

Ryanair gaining share at Budapest, while Wizz Air marks time

Ryanair gaining share at Budapest, while Wizz Air marks time

Despite only introducing one new route this summer at Budapest – Athens – Ryanair has managed to improve its market share at the Hungarian capital city airport, while its fellow ULCC – Wizz Air ‒ has remained static. The first warning shots in a battle for Central European turf? anna.aero does its own reconnaissance.

Košice Airport kings parade in all their FTWA glory

Košice Airport kings parade in all their FTWA glory

Following their table-topping FTWA last week, it is not surprising that the Slovakian firefighters couldn’t wait to get their hands on the certificate and get in front of the camera. Meanwhile, nine airports from across the world tussle over this week’s award.