Articles Tagged ‘DTM’

Wizz Air makes Dortmund its destination #8 from Riga

Wizz Air makes Dortmund its destination #8 from Riga

Wizz Air now serves Dortmund with twice-weekly flights from Riga, using its A320s.

Wizz Air opens fifth Romanian base at Craiova; expands at Cluj-Napoca

Wizz Air opens fifth Romanian base at Craiova; expands at Cluj-Napoca

Wizz Air adds four new routes from latest Craiova base to Barcelona, Bologna, Dortmund and Rome Ciampino as well as its 16th link from Cluj Napoca — to Basel, using its A320s.

Budapest Airport displays winner’s certificate #2 for 2014 competition

Budapest Airport displays winner’s certificate #2 for 2014 competition

Budapest Airport became only the fifth airport in ‘Arch of Triumph’ history last week to win more than one weekly title, joining an elite band of fellow airport firefighters and marketeers. Quite rightly, they show off the second certificate to adorn the walls of the fire station in the Hungarian capital.


Craiova becomes Wizz Air’s Romanian base #5; new routes to Bologna, Rome Ciampino, Dortmund and Barcelona

Craiova becomes Wizz Air’s Romanian base #5; new routes to Bologna, Rome Ciampino, Dortmund and Barcelona

One year later after starting twice-weekly flights from Craiova to Milan/Bergamo, Wizz Air opened its fifth Romanian base (#18 overall) at the airport located in the south-western part of the country, with the addition of four new routes. The Hungarian ULCC will operate a total of 16 weekly flights to six destinations in four countries […]

Wizz Air adds 10 new routes, including three from new Riga base

Wizz Air adds 10 new routes, including three from new Riga base

Last week, Wizz Air opened its 17th base at Riga with three new routes as well as another seven services from Gdansk, Poznan, Warsaw Chopin in Poland, Tuzla in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Vilnius in Lithuania.

Lufthansa to germanwings transfer of routes nearing completion; 25 routes dropped but 47 added as capacity grows 1%

Lufthansa to germanwings transfer of routes nearing completion; 25 routes dropped but 47 added as capacity grows 1%

Lufthansa’s response to its short-haul profitability issues has been clear. Non-hub feeding routes will be transferred to germanwings, its lower cost subsidiary. We analyse how the airline group’s summer 2014 intra-European network compares with a year earlier, and reveals which of the airline group’s seven biggest airports has seen capacity cut.


Wizz Air celebrates 10th birthday and 69 million passengers

Wizz Air celebrates 10th birthday and 69 million passengers

Wizz Air turned 10 on 19 May 2014. We reveal the airline’s rate of growth each year and which bases it has opened (and when). Plus a look at which are the airline’s busiest airports, and how much they have grown in the last 12 months. And we reveal which airports have been added to […]

Timisoara Airport: traffic declines as Carpatair goes into administration; Wizz Air is new market leader with 49% of seats

Timisoara Airport: traffic declines as Carpatair goes into administration; Wizz Air is new market leader with 49% of seats

Following a period of rapid growth between 2005 and 2011, when Timisoara Airport’s traffic doubled, the airport was recently affected by Carpatair’s operational rationalisation. We take a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveal how dominant Wizz Air has become after Carpatair suspended operations on 17 January.

German airport traffic up less than 1% in 2013

German airport traffic up less than 1% in 2013

The new planned coalition government looks set to leave the country’s air travel tax in place, much to the dismay of airlines, airports and the tourism industry. Out of Germany’s top 20 airports only six are growing in 2013, though that does include all four of the busiest airports. Ryanair continues to strongly influence the […]


Ryanair continues to expand winter routes

Ryanair continues to expand winter routes

Ryanair launches its first ever routes to Lisbon Airport in Portugal, and a new link to Dortmund Airport in Germany.

Wizz Air Ukraine launches flights to Dortmund from Donetsk; adds two destinations from Kiev Zhulyany

Wizz Air Ukraine launches flights to Dortmund from Donetsk; adds two destinations from Kiev Zhulyany

Wizz Air Ukraine connects Donetsk Airport and Dortmund Airport; launches flights to Sofia Airport and Vilnius Airport from its Kiev Zhulyany base.

eurolot launches two domestic routes to Heringsdorf

eurolot launches two domestic routes to Heringsdorf

eurolot inaugurates flights from Cologne Bonn Airport and Dortmund Airport to Heringsdorf Airport.