Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’
Poland’s airports grew by 12% in 2015; S16 seat capacity is up 11% as LOT Polish Airlines launches fightback against Ryanair and Wizz Air
While Warsaw’s two airports account for 45% of Polish airport traffic, three carriers account for 70% of scheduled seats. We reveal how Poland’s airports have developed since the country joined the EU and which airlines are growing fastest in S16.
Ryanair going after Wizz Air; four newest bases in Bucharest, Vilnius, Sofia and Prague; Poland remains biggest overlapping market
Coincidence? Ryanair’s four most recent base announcements are all airports at which Wizz Air also has a base. We examine in more detail the growing competition between the two ULCCs across Central and Eastern Europe.
Airlines starting over 320 new routes in first three weeks of S16 season; Ryanair leads way (yet again!) as FIGUS countries still dominate
The start of the (northern) summer season always heralds a surge in new route launches. And this year is no exception, with almost 100 airlines, launching over 320 new routes across over 80 countries in the first three weeks alone.
Vote for the best Cake of the Week – choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16
Boy oh boy! Have we got a baked bonanza for you. Due to our Easter vacation, we have the first two weeks of S16 rolled into one giant Cake of the Week public vote competition. It’s your airport’s chance for gastronomic route development glory…so mobilise your fans and followers to get voting now!!
Splash the route launch cash! The world’s airport firefighters have been busy with their ceremonial hosing down of inaugural aircraft this week, to bring you our twice-yearly public vote for the Arch of Triumph. So while the hoses are drying in the station, get the crews voting to be the best of the best.
Wizz Air begins services on 14 new routes – welcomes Bratislava, Kaunas and Palanga to its network.
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Malindo Air celebrates its first services to Pakistan while Nice Airport welcomes its latest carrier Wizz Air. More news also from Gazipaşa Airport, the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2016, Birmingham and Ireland West Knock airports.
Wizz Air commences services to Berlin Schönefeld from Skopje while also starting its fourth route to Birmingham from Wroclaw.
Baltic region will soon welcome airBaltic’s new Bombardier CS300 aircraft; Nordica is new name for Estonia’s newest carrier
The airports of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania combined handled around 11.5 million passengers in 2015. We reveal their growth since 1999 and which are the leading airlines and country markets, plus what’s coming in 2016.
A German airport won the 2014 Arch of Triumph competition, when Munich Airport produced the highest score (38.9) of the entire contest for its welcome of United Airlines’ Houston Intercontinental service. Find out whether this week’s German entry can live up to a nation’s lofty expectations.
Wizz Air begins services from the Hungarian capital to Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden in Germany and Nice in France – both new stations on the Wizz Air network.
Wizz Air is #1 in Vilnius as network reaches 23 destinations; Ryanair set to compete on London Luton route, Vueling on Barcelona route
Wizz Air opened its Lithuanian base in April 2011 and has dropped just four of the 27 routes started since then. We look at how the network has grown, which are the busiest routes and what competition the ULCC faces in Vilnius.