Articles Tagged ‘Wizz Air’
Wizz Air began Luton to Gibraltar on 11 December, with the ULCC the only carrier until easyJet resumes it from 30 March. Back in 2011, the market had 147,000 seats.
With Cardiff becoming the fourth base for Wizz Air UK but with competition on all routes, we examine why it’s happening. There’s a clear opportunity.
With nearly 3.3 million passengers last year, Tallinn is now very keen to get more Croatia and Greece routes given surging leisure demand.
Hamburg has won ‘Best Airport in Europe’ for 10-25m passengers for the fourth time. And with its very large and wealthy catchment, it sees big potential.
Wizz Air CEO suggests more UK bases and a bigger focus on Italy as he insists “we must come out of the crisis as a stronger airline.”
London and routes with significant VFR demand, like Athens and Naples, are “no brainers”, Nuremberg says. Redesigned incentive scheme for S21 will help.
There are two things Wizz Air is doing differently to the industry during coronavirus, including big network diversification. How is it performing margin-wise?
Ryanair has a new top route this winter. In fact, ALL of its top-10 routes are now in Italy, with the ULCC’s filed domestic Italy seats up by 140% a week.
This week, easyJet took off from Berlin Brandenburg, the first scheduled departure from the new airport, while Wizz Air opened its eighth base in Romania at Bacau.
Wizz Air opened its eighth Romanian base on 29 October. Come January, it’ll have 12 routes, with five in direct competition with Blue Air.
Wizz Air inaugurates two new bases, Sunshine Coast linked to Australia’s capital for first time, KLM connected to fifth Polish city, and more.
Wizz Air began Memmingen to Catania today, 28 October, its first destination in Western Europe from the German airport. It operates twice-weekly.