Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’

KLM turns 100

KLM turns 100

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, KLM turns 100, Finavia celebrates the launch of two new connections, Salvador Bahia sees services to Sao Paulo and Aracaju, S7 Airlines welcomes its 100th aircraft, Norwegian suspends Las Vegas route, and Carlisle Airport opens for business.

New airline routes launched (18 June – 24 June 2019)

New airline routes launched (18 June – 24 June 2019)

A total of 16 new routes were launched by some 13 airlines, including Wizz Air launching an additional three new routes to Baden and Castellon.

Wizz Air selects Baden and Castellón

Wizz Air selects Baden and Castellón

Wizz Air continued its European expansion in S19 with the addition of three new routes.


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. 

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.


Airbus signs up as main title sponsor for the Budapest Airport-anna.aero Runway Run for fifth year running!

Airbus signs up as main title sponsor for the Budapest Airport-anna.aero Runway Run for fifth year running!

Budapest Airport and anna.aero are massively honoured, and delighted to announce, that Airbus has stepped up as the main title sponsor for the air transport industry’s leading 10km charity race for a fifth year running. This year’s race will be Saturday 31 August 2019 on Budapest Airport’s Runway 13R-31L.

anna.aero joins LOT Polish Airlines, Lithuanian Airports and London City to celebrate carrier's new link from Vilnius at The Shard

anna.aero joins LOT Polish Airlines, Lithuanian Airports and London City to celebrate carrier’s new link from Vilnius at The Shard

anna.aero joined Lithuanian Airports, London City Airport and LOT Polish Airlines at The Shard on Thursday 25 April to toast the carrier’s soon-to-launch route between the UK airport and Vilnius. With UK-Lithuania traffic growing 13% in 2018, the route comes at a time when demand between the countries is at an all-time high.

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 delights Dortmund with new Lithuanian link

Wizz Air delights Dortmund with new Lithuanian link

Wizz Air launches a twice-weekly link between Dortmund and Palanga – joins existing Vilnius service.

Aarhus steals the show in Arch of Triumph Part I voting; Choose now from 30 arches and select your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part II

Aarhus steals the show in Arch of Triumph Part I voting; Choose now from 30 arches and select your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part II

Aarhus Airport stole the show in S19 Part I of the Arch of Triumph Public Vote, securing 71% of all ballots. With a further 30 entries in Part II of the S19 season launch voting, take a peruse through the global salutes and choose your favourite today. Vote now!

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.