Articles Tagged ‘TKU’

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.

Route launches (7 July - 17 July)

Route launches (7 July – 17 July)

Air Arabia Abu Dhabi takes off; Air Serbia becomes the third airline from Belgrade to the Oslo area; GOL launches Florianópolis – Brasília; and much more.

Wizz Air launches Turku from Larnaca

Wizz Air launches Turku from Larnaca

Wizz Air on 12 July began Turku from Larnaca, becoming the carrier’s seventh destination to the Finnish airport.


Wizz Air advances growth from Krakow with first based aircraft

Wizz Air advances growth from Krakow with first based aircraft

Wizz Air launches eight new routes including six from its new Krakow base.

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. 

Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats

Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats

Finnish airports achieved over 19 million passengers last year, decreasing by a modest 0.4% since we last looked at this market three years ago. With Helsinki Airport offering 80% of traffic in 2013 and Sweden being the top international country this summer, anna.aero investigates how the Finnish market is evolving.


Norwegian adds 17 routes, 14 involve Spain

Norwegian adds 17 routes, 14 involve Spain

Norwegian grows in Spain, launches 17 new routes this week.

SAS launches two seasonal routes in Finland; resumes services from Copenhagen to Newcastle

SAS launches two seasonal routes in Finland; resumes services from Copenhagen to Newcastle

SAS returns with services from Copenhagen to Newcastle; adds flights from Turku to Kittila in Finland, and from Helsinki to Ostersund in Sweden.

Ryanair opens new base at Paphos in Cyprus

Ryanair opens new base at Paphos in Cyprus

Ryanair launched ‘just’ 14 new routes this week including first route from Paphos and Dole (France).


Ryanair opens Wroclaw base as part of 70-route expansion

Ryanair opens Wroclaw base as part of 70-route expansion

Ryanair launches major Greek offensive. Alexandroupolis, Araxos/Patras, Chania, Corfu, Kefalonia, Kos, Rhodes and Thessaloniki all benefit.

Flybe adds three Finnish routes from Tallinn

Flybe adds three Finnish routes from Tallinn

Flybe now #2 carrier at Tallinn airport serving a total of five destinations.

Norwegian adds Poznan and Turku to its network

Norwegian adds Poznan and Turku to its network

Scandinavian LCC adds two new cities (Poznan and Turku) and launches two more ‘winter sun’ routes to Canary Islands and Madeira.