Tag: low-cost airline

Fly540 partners with AeroCRS to boost international expansion plan

Fly540, East Africa's premier low-cost airline, has partnered with AeroCRS, a travel solutions company focused on helping airlines expand their regional sales reach, to improve the carrier's distribution and retailing strategy as it prepares to expand its route network throughout Africa. The...

flypop Announces Investment from the UK Government’s Future Fund

flypop has announced a significant investment from the UK Government’s Future Fund. flypop, the UK’s only international long-haul low-cost airline, plans to launch in 2021 with scheduled flights to India. It will cater not only to the UK’s Indian/South Asian diaspora (and their visiting friend...

Norwegian is voted Europe’s Leading Low- Cost Airline 2020 for 6th consecutive year

Norwegian has been named Europe’s Leading Low-Cost Airline 2020 for the sixth consecutive year at the 27th annual World Travel Awards, one of the travel industry's most prestigious awards. The World Travel Awards were established in 1993 to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all k...

Wizz Air to further expand in St. Petersburg and launch five new routes from Pulkovo Airport

Wizz Air, the European low-cost airline, will add the second Airbus A320 to the new base at Pulkovo St. Petersburg Airport. Together with expanding the fleet, the airline will launch five new services from the Northern capital of Russia to the Italian cities Bergamo, Venice, Bologna, Turin, and Cata...

Volotea Celebrates The Opening Of Its New Naples Base

Volotea Celebrates The Opening Of Its New Naples Base

Volotea, the low-cost airline connecting small and medium cities and Europe's capitals, opened its sixth Italian base today, in Naples. Following last October's announcement, the company has now based two Airbus A319s at the Campanian airport. The move will enable the airline to consolidate its pres...

Wizz Air April 2020 Traffic and Co2 Emission Statistics

Wizz Air April 2020 Traffic and Co2 Emission Statistics

Wizz Air Holdings Plc, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today announces passenger and CO2 emission statistics for April 2020. In April 2020, Wizz Air continued to grow its network and improve its customer offering as follows: In addition to the regular passenger t...

Wizz Air to launch first European low cost flights to Abu Dhabi

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe and Europe’s greenest airline, announced today five new routes from Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH). The routes will connect the capital of United Arab Emirates with Budapest and Bucharest from June 2020 and with Cluj-Napo...

Meggitt PLC signs SMARTSupport contract with Japan Airlines

Meggitt PLC signs SMARTSupport contract with Japan Airlines

Meggitt PLC, a leading international company specialising in high performance components and subsystems for the aerospace, defence, and selected energy markets, has secured a three-year contract with Japan Airlines (JAL) to supply maintenance and repair services on engine components for the Boeing ...

Travel Restrictions Force Lauda To Suspend All Flights Until 9th Of April

Travel Restrictions Force Lauda To Suspend All Flights Until 9th Of April

Lauda, Austria's No. 1 low cost airline, announced today (16th March 2020) that due to the rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus and further governmental travel restrictions, all Lauda flights will be suspended from 24:00hrs Monday 16th March until 24:00hrs Wednesday, the 08th April. We are contac...

IndiGo launches Aizawl route from Guwahati

Indian low-cost airline IndiGo last month launched daily flights between Guwahati and Aizawl. The 272-kilometre route will be operated by a 78-seat ATR 72. According to OAG Schedules Analyser, GoAir also serves the route daily, having launched in October 2019 with a 180-seat A320. Prior to its ...

Wizz Air Holdings Plc Trading Update

Wizz Air Holdings Plc Trading Update

Wizz Air Holdings Plc, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, today is providing an update on trading for the financial year ending 31 March 2020 (“F20”), following the evolving COVID-19 outbreak.  Demand for air travel within Europe in March 2020 has been impacted esp...

FlyArystan launches 8 new destinations from its Karaganda base

FlyArystan launches 8 new destinations from its Karaganda base

Kazakhstan low-cost airline FlyArystan is pleased to announce the start of sales for 8 new routes from its new aircraft base in Karaganda. Starting April 20 of this year, the sixth FlyArystan aircraft will join the fleet of the fast growing Kazakh low cost carrier and will become the first one base...

Wizz Air celebrates 60 million UK passenger milestone

Wizz Air, Europe’s greenest airline and the largest low-cost carrier in London Luton, today celebrates sky high passenger numbers, having reached a total of 60 million UK passengers carried since its first flight from London Luton to Katowice, Poland in 2004.  In 2019 alone Wizz Air has ...

Wizz Air Announces 5 New Routes From Italy To Tirana

Wizz Air Announces 5 New Routes From Italy To Tirana

Wizz Air, Europe’s greenest airline and the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, have announced 5 new routes from Italy to Tirana starting from Summer 2020. Both business and leisure passengers from Milan Bergamo, Bologna, Verona, Venice Treviso and Pisa will benefit of...

Airports call for reform of outdated EU slot allocation Regulation

Airports call for reform of outdated EU slot allocation Regulation

ACI EUROPE has today set out its recommendations for a comprehensive overhaul of the EU Airport Slot Regulation - calling for vital and overdue change in the way airport slot allocation is governed. For the most part, the core principles of existing legislation date back some 27 years and are no lo...

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