Articles Tagged ‘Kosice’

Košice Airport celebrates start of Wizz Air base operations; traffic up 50% last year

Košice Airport celebrates start of Wizz Air base operations; traffic up 50% last year

Košice Airport in Slovakia saw traffic grow by 50% last year and last week welcomed Wizz Air’s first A320 to be based in the country. We look at the airport’s development since 2000 and its seasonality profile.

Ryanair serves 19 destinations from Slovakia; ice-hockey world championships will boost traffic in April and May

Ryanair serves 19 destinations from Slovakia; ice-hockey world championships will boost traffic in April and May

Slovakia is still recovering from the demise of its de facto flag carrier SkyEurope in 2009. But which destinations has Ryanair added during the last year and which countries does it now serve? Which other airlines are present and which route is likely to benefit most from the forthcoming ice-hockey world championships?

Slovakia now belongs to Ryanair; has 67% of Bratislava’s seat capacity

Article Thumbnail: Country FocusSlovakia has lost its de facto national carrier SkyEurope, but how has traffic developed and who have filled the void? How many routes have been started in the last year and by whom?


Slovakia’s Danube Wings cooperates with ČSA to fill SkyEurope’s UK and Irish routes

Article Thumbnail: Airline AnalysisSkyEurope may have gone but Slovakia still has a fast-growing local airline. How has its route network developed since it launched earlier this year, and what plans does it have for this winter?

Slovakian LCC SkyEurope finally goes under; Ryanair and Wizz Air likely to take advantage

nl040909-lead-slovak100.jpgAfter seven and a half unprofitable years Central Europe’s second biggest LCC has ceased flying. Which airports will notice its disappearance most and what can be learnt from the airline’s demise?