The TAROM crew celebrate the launch of services to Stuttgart from Sibiu and Timisoara on 15 July. Pictured is TAROM’s A318 “Traian Vuia”, named after the pioneering Romanian aviator credited with building and flying the first aircraft to incorporate a self-contained propulsion system and landing gear in 1906. Welcoming the crew is Beate Nessel (right), Director Aviation Marketing from the German airport.
- TAROM, Romania’s flag carrier, has launched two new year-round services to Germany on 15 July, commencing operations to Stuttgart (STR) from Sibiu (SBZ) and Timisoara (TSR). The 1,164-kilometre and 967-kilometre respective routes are operated three times weekly using the carrier’s A318s. According to OAG data, Blue Air currently serves the Sibiu – Stuttgart route five times per week, whereas TAROM is the sole carrier on the Timisoara – Stuttgart city pair. See how the FTWAs from Sibiu and Stuttgart compare to others from around the world.