Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’

Brisbane West Wellcamp and Aberdeen airports celebrate anna.aero award wins

Brisbane West Wellcamp and Aberdeen airports celebrate anna.aero award wins

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 starts Berlin and Birmingham services

Wizz Air starts Berlin and Birmingham services

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

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.


Vorsprung durch FTWA for this week’s Arch of Triumph winner

Vorsprung durch FTWA for this week’s Arch of Triumph winner

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 marks Budapest’s new connections

Wizz Air marks Budapest’s new connections

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 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.


Cologne Bonn’s Pobeda cake creation is celebrated at Routes Americas; Friedrichshafen delighted with Route of the Week win

Cologne Bonn’s Pobeda cake creation is celebrated at Routes Americas; Friedrichshafen delighted with Route of the Week win

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Wizz Air announces base #24 at Kutaisi Airport in Georgia while TAP Portugal announces services to Boston and New York JFK. More news also from Ryanair, Emirates, Atlas Atlantique Airlines, Jet2.com as well as Shannon and Las Vegas airports.

Norwegian celebrates one million passengers in Madrid

Norwegian celebrates one million passengers in Madrid

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Norwegian celebrates its one millionth Madrid passenger while Budapest Airport holds its annual awards ceremony to recognise its partners of distinction.

30-Second Interview – Michael O’Leary, CEO, Ryanair

30-Second Interview – Michael O’Leary, CEO, Ryanair

Following the announcement of its second Romanian base at Bucharest (Timisoara being #1), Ryanair held a special press briefing on 16 February in the capital of Romania. We got to talk to the airline’s CEO – the one and only – Michael O’Leary about the ULCC’s recent developments in Romania and other key European markets.


Global seat capacity up 7.3% in 2016 Q1; China and Ryanair see biggest increase in seats compared with 2015 Q1

Global seat capacity up 7.3% in 2016 Q1; China and Ryanair see biggest increase in seats compared with 2015 Q1

We reveal which are the leading airlines and country markets in the first quarter of 2016 and by how much they are growing (or shrinking). Plus a look at which airlines and countries are seeing the biggest increase in capacity.

Orlando Melbourne Airport and host of Routes Europe 2016 celebrate their anna.aero award wins

Orlando Melbourne Airport and host of Routes Europe 2016 celebrate their anna.aero award wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ryanair announces new services from Dublin for W16/17 while Sun d’Or Airlines announces its plans to commence operations to Georgia. More news also from Wizz Air, Tigerair Australia, Manchester, Aberdeen, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Bristol airports.

Norway traffic down 0.5 million; Oslo Gardermoen commands 47% of passengers as Ryanair is granted slots at country’s biggest airport

Norway traffic down 0.5 million; Oslo Gardermoen commands 47% of passengers as Ryanair is granted slots at country’s biggest airport

It was recently revealed by various sources that Ryanair had been granted four daily slots at Oslo Gardermoen for a thrice-daily service to London Stansted and a daily operation to Vilnius. Norway’s largest airport recorded a rise in traffic over the past 12 months of 1.6%, one of only a few airports in the nation to report […]