Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’

Katowice Airport to pass five million barrier as Wizz Air's dominance falls

Katowice Airport to pass five million barrier as Wizz Air’s dominance falls

Katowice’s traffic has grown by CAGR of 10% since 2015 and will pass five million this year. Charter passengers doubled and now account for two+ million.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launching 2020; says up to 50 aircraft

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi launching 2020; says up to 50 aircraft

Wizz Air announces surprise Abu Dhabi subsidiary; all-A321neo fleet to have 80% of global population in range and market leading CASK. Is it that simple?

London - Bucharest 1.5 million seats; 9% CAGR since 2014

London – Bucharest 1.5 million seats; 9% CAGR since 2014

Bucharest-London is served by five airlines from five London airports. Yet London-Romania (excl. Bucharest) is now a larger market.


Tel Aviv – Europe has 20 million seats; LCCs have 30% share

Tel Aviv – Europe has 20 million seats; LCCs have 30% share

LCCs have a 30% share of Tel Aviv – Europe capacity, and almost the same capacity as El Al. In all, 141 European airports are served from Tel Aviv.

Wizz Air starts service to London Southend

Wizz Air starts service to London Southend

Wizz Air adds London Southend, the airline’s 12th UK city, with four new routes.

Wizz Air adds over 3 million seats this winter and launches Vilnius - Eliat

Wizz Air adds over 3 million seats this winter and launches Vilnius – Eliat

Wizz Air adds over 3 million seats and posts 22% growth in W19; Vilnius with Eilat begins among others.


Sunshine on Longreach: Qantas begins Project Sunrise test flights

Sunshine on Longreach: Qantas begins Project Sunrise test flights

With W19 set to start on Sunday 27 October, this week has been packed full with exciting new route announcements. Here are our main highlights: Qantas performs first ‘Project Sunrise’ test flight; Vienna International Airport announces 30 new routes in winter schedule; Gothenburg Landvetter announces Hamburg flights with Eurowings; Lauda launches Shannon services; Czech Airlines […]

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.

A KUT above the rest? Wizz Air's Kutaisi's routes are based on indirect passengers from Tbilisi

A KUT above the rest? Wizz Air’s Kutaisi’s routes are based on indirect passengers from Tbilisi

Kutaisi is the LCC airport for the whole of Georgia. By S20, Wizz Air alone will have 41 routes from it. 80% of passengers using Kutaisi come from Tbilisi, so Ryanair’s coming entry into Kutaisi and Tbilisi is interesting. Despite Kutaisi’s strong growth, gaps remain.


Lauda sham-rocks with new Ireland West route

Lauda sham-rocks with new Ireland West route

In this week’s network planning community newsletter, Lauda announces flights from Ireland West; Kharkiv Airport celebrates 1,000,000 passengers in 2019 as Wizz Air celebrates its millionth in Iasi; Loganair connects Newquay for the first time with four new routes; Air France takes delivery of its first A350 and BA sends theirs to Toronto for the […]

Wizz Air roams into Russia from Luton

Wizz Air roams into Russia from Luton

Wizz Air on 1st October launches flights to Moscow Vnukovo and St Petersburg from London Luton; we take a look at UK-Russia market.

30 Second Interview: Owain Jones, MD Wizz Air UK

30 Second Interview: Owain Jones, MD Wizz Air UK

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor James Davis recently caught up with Owain Jones, MD Wizz Air UK, as Europe’s cost leader prepares to launch London-Russia flights on 1st October.