Articles Tagged ‘IEV’

Burgas gets new Wizz Air base and two new airlines

Burgas gets new Wizz Air base and two new airlines

Burgas will have a new summer-seasonal base with Wizz Air, while easyJet and Blue Air will begin service. All three were announced within the same 24 hours.

Wizz Air launches new Catania base, its second in Italy

Wizz Air launches new Catania base, its second in Italy

Wizz Air has opened its new Catania base. It’ll have 20 routes from the airport when are all operational.

Ryanair launches Kiev flights; we look at the Germany – Ukraine market

Ryanair launches Kiev flights; we look at the Germany – Ukraine market

Ryanair on 20 October launched twice-weekly flights from Düsseldorf Weeze to Kiev Borispol. anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, James Davis, looks at average fares to see how the LCC is expected to perform against rivals.


Wizz Air launches three new routes in Europe

Wizz Air launches three new routes in Europe

Wizz Air launched three new routes to Thessaloniki, Athens and Bodø.

Wizz Air flies 200 millionth passenger, but over 100 million have been transported since 2015; Q1 2019 traffic up 11%, load factor 2.0%

Wizz Air flies 200 millionth passenger, but over 100 million have been transported since 2015; Q1 2019 traffic up 11%, load factor 2.0%

Wizz Air recently passed the milestone of carrying its 200 millionth passenger and 15 years of operation since its first flight in 2004. anna.aero looks at how the carrier has transformed in recent years, including its ever improving load factor, and which leading airports are seeing the fruits of the carrier’s success in 2019. 

Wroclaw traffic jumps 17% in 2018 to over three million; welcomes 14% rise in passengers during Q1 2019; ULCCs dominate capacity

Wroclaw traffic jumps 17% in 2018 to over three million; welcomes 14% rise in passengers during Q1 2019; ULCCs dominate capacity

Wroclaw Airport handled 3.35 million passengers in 2018, a rise of 145% versus the levels encountered 10 years ago. anna.aero’s Assistant Editor Mohammad Bhimani looks at the airport’s recent traffic developments and new routes which have contributed to its successful growth over the last decade.


Wizz Air cracks into the Krakow market

Wizz Air cracks into the Krakow market

Wizz Air launches first two routes to Krakow from Kiev Kiev Zhulyany to London Luton.

Wizz Air launches four new routes from the Ukraine

Wizz Air launches four new routes from the Ukraine

Wizz Air adds three routes from Kiev Zhulyany and one from Lviv.

Wizz Air makes Kiev its ninth destination from Billund

Wizz Air makes Kiev its ninth destination from Billund

Wizz Air starts its ninth destination from Billund, a twice-weekly service to Kiev Zhulyany, the most central airport serving the Ukraine capital. Based on Statistics Denmark data, over 13,000 Ukrainians live in Denmark, with more than half of this population living in Jutland, in which Billund Airport lies at the heart.


Wizz Air to open Krakow base, stationing two A321s and opening 12 routes; leading airport in CEE nations not yet served by carrier

Wizz Air to open Krakow base, stationing two A321s and opening 12 routes; leading airport in CEE nations not yet served by carrier

On 21 November Wizz Air announced that it will begin its first-ever flights from Krakow Airport, commencing in 2019. It will base two A321s and open up 12 new routes. Jonathan Ford looks further into the base details, and highlights some reasons as to why Wizz Air has made this move. 

Wizz Air whisks up 11 new routes for the start of the W18/19 season

Wizz Air whisks up 11 new routes for the start of the W18/19 season

Wizz Air launches 11 new winter routes between 28 and 29 October, including London Luton to Lisbon. 

Ernest opens its fourth and fifth routes to Kiev Zhulyany

Ernest opens its fourth and fifth routes to Kiev Zhulyany

Ernest launches a four times weekly service from both Milan Malpensa and Rome Fiumicino.