Articles Tagged ‘SmartWings’

SmartWings expands its Spanish seasonal offering from Poland

SmartWings expands its Spanish seasonal offering from Poland

SmartWings adds two routes from Warsaw Chopin in Poland to Gran Canaria and Tenerife South in Spain with weekly flights, using its 737-800s. Competes against Norwegian.

Prague-based SmartWings grows in Greece; parent company Travel Service active in ACMI market

Prague-based SmartWings grows in Greece; parent company Travel Service active in ACMI market

For an airline with over 40 aircraft this summer, the Czech company Travel Service has a surprisingly low profile. Its LCC brand SmartWings has been operating since 2004. We reveal the airline’s biggest country markets.

Ryanair’s return to Prague Airport helps boost Czech Republic traffic; easyJet and Vueling make it six carriers serving Rome

Ryanair’s return to Prague Airport helps boost Czech Republic traffic; easyJet and Vueling make it six carriers serving Rome

Prague Airport dominates air traffic in the Czech Republic. Passenger numbers grew rapidly between 1995 and 2008, but since then things have developed more slowly as we reveal with our look at the leading routes and airlines serving the market.


SmartWings starts weekly service from Prague to Dubrovnik

SmartWings starts weekly service from Prague to Dubrovnik

SmartWings launched weekly flights from Prague Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

SmartWings starts Prague - Dublin route against Aer Lingus

SmartWings starts Prague – Dublin route against Aer Lingus

SmartWings, the LCC from Travel Service, has started weekly flights between Prague Airport and Dublin Airport, in competition with Aer Lingus.

SmartWings adds three seasonal routes to its Budapest network

SmartWings adds three seasonal routes to its Budapest network

SmartWings launches services from Budapest to Bourgas in Bulgaria, and to Corfu and Zakynthos in Greece.


SmartWings introduces new seasonal routes from Budapest and Ostrava

SmartWings introduces new seasonal routes from Budapest and Ostrava

SmartWings goes head-to-head with Wizz Air on Budapest routes to Greek islands.

SmartWings launches weekly flights from Ostrava to Palma

SmartWings launches weekly flights from Ostrava to Palma

SmartWings will serve 17 destinations non-stop from Ostrava this summer.

SmartWings adds routes from two airports in Czech Republic

SmartWings adds routes from two airports in Czech Republic

SmartWings links Prague to Bilbao, and expands summer services from Ostrava.


Just a week after Malev's demise, many airlines have already responded with new Budapest services

Just a week after Malev’s demise, many airlines have already responded with new Budapest services

Just one week after Malev ceased operating we’ve compiled a list of some 44 new services that have already been announced. This includes 26 by Ryanair which at present are still not 100% confirmed. But which other carriers have stepped up and which country markets look set to benefit most?

SmartWings starts service to Tel Aviv from Prague

SmartWings starts service to Tel Aviv from Prague

Czech LCC takes on CSA Czech Airlines and El Al in connecting Prague with Tel Aviv. Four weekly flights increased to six at end of February.

Prague still #1 in Central Europe as traffic grows 5% this year; Czech Airlines launches Abu Dhabi service this week

Prague still #1 in Central Europe as traffic grows 5% this year; Czech Airlines launches Abu Dhabi service this week

Prague airport has grown rapidly during the last decade. Which are the airport’s biggest carriers in terms of seats and flights? Which LCCs have been and gone from the airport and which are the airport’s leading destinations and how fast are they growing? And what’s happened to the UK market?