Latest Airline Route News
Budapest Airport has announced that home-based carrier, Wizz Air, will be launching its 50th route to operate during the coming summer season from the Hungarian gateway. Wizz Air will commence a link to Chişinău from 28 March 2022, seeing the airline offer close to 50,000 weekly seats from Budapest.
Brussels Airport has welcomed not one but two new Air Belgium destinations: Curaçao via Punta Cana. Whereas Punta Cana is already served from Brussels Airport, Curaçao is a brand-new direct destination. The route will be operated twice-weekly.
Tampa International Airport has welcomed Eurowings Discover with a nonstop route to Frankfurt. The four times weekly service is the region’s first direct connection to the European Union since 2020. Tampa Airport celebrated with a spectacular cake, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize.
Transavia has launched services between Brussels Airport and Innsbruck, offering two weekly flights to the winter sports hotspot that combines nature and culture and winning anna.aero’s prestigious Route of the Week prize.
airBaltic has launched direct services between Riga and Kittilä, Finland, connecting the cities with one weekly flight. Situated in Lapland, Kittilä is a popular holiday resort famous for its stunning nature, ski resorts and other winter attractions.
Flights between Townsville and Melbourne and Sydney have been boosted significantly with new Qantas and Virgin Australia services, with three carriers now offering flights on both routes.
For the first time in over five years, direct flights from Sydney are operating to Mackay Airport. Jetstar is utilising a 186-seat A320 on the route three times a week.
LOT Polish Airlines has announced that it will relaunch direct services between Budapest and New York. Three weekly flights will be operated from June 2022.
Virgin Australia has launched direct services from Gold Coast to Cairns. Cairns Airport Chief Operating Officer Garry Porter said the increase in services was very welcome for both the region and the airport, offering locals choice on the popular route for the first time.
On 13 December 2021 the first Sky Alps flight departed from Brussels Airport to Bolzano. The Italian airline will offer two weekly flights to the heart of the Italian Alps.
Launceston Airport celebrated the launch of Virgin Australia services to the Gold Coast with a spectacular cake, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize. It is the first time a Gold Coast-Launceston service has operated in more than 20 years.
Tampa International Airport celebrated the new Frontier route to New York LaGuardia on 1 December 2021 with custom-made cookies for the passengers. The new service is operated three times per week.