Tag: Romania

Budapest Airport increases Romanian routes

Budapest Airport has witnessed the expansion of its Romanian route network today with the arrival of AirConnect’s links to Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca. Operating twice-weekly links to both Romanian cities, the country’s newest airline chose the Hungarian capital city to be among its first desti...

Wizz Air Announces Major Expansion in Romania

Wizz Air Announces Major Expansion in Romania

Wizz Air, Romania’s largest and Europe’s fastest growing, most sustainable airline, today announces significant expansion in Romania, adding five aircraft to its base in Bucharest, as well as increasing capacity on flights to Bacau, Cluj-Napoca, Iași and Sibiu. As part of this growth, the ai...

Wizz Air supports Ukrainian refugees: 100,000 free seats from neighbouring countries in March

Wizz Air supports Ukrainian refugees: 100,000 free seats from neighbouring countries in March

Wizz Air today announced it will support Ukrainian refugees by offering them 100,000 free seats on all continental Europe flights departing from Ukraine’s border countries (Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania). Wizz Air is committed to helping the refugees reach their final destinations, whereve...

Steven Greenway appointed CEO of Romanian carrier Blue Air

Steven Greenway appointed CEO of Romanian carrier Blue Air

By Simona Fodor, romania-insider.com Romanian low-cost carrier Blue Air has appointed Steven Greenway as CEO beginning March 1, 2022. Greenway, who has over 25 years of international experience in low-cost aviation, has a mandate to coordinate the relaunch of operations after the pandemic, the...

Wizz Air Suspends All Flights to Romania

Wizz Air Suspends All Flights to Romania

Wizz Air today announces that it has suspended all UK flights to Romania from 6 April until 18 April 2020, due to travel restrictions introduced by the Romanian government to contain the spread of COVID-19. Passengers who booked directly on wizzair.com or via the airline’s mobile app will be i...

Wizz Air lands at London Southend Airport

Wizz Air lands at London Southend Airport

Wizz Air, one of Europe’s fastest growing airlines and the leading low-cost carrier in Central and Eastern Europe today celebrates the start of operations at Southend Airport. UK Passengers will be able to experience the delights of Vilnius in Lithuania, and Bucharest, Sibiu and Iași in Roman...

Wizz Air the latest airline to start routes from London Southend Airport

Wizz Air the latest airline to start routes from London Southend Airport

Wizz Air has become the latest airline to add routes from expanding London Southend Airport, adding to flights it already operates from London airports Gatwick and Luton. From November, the Central and Eastern European low-cost carrier will start services to Bucharest (five times a week) and Vil...

Wizz Air to start flying routes from Edinburgh Airport

Wizz Air to start flying routes from Edinburgh Airport

Central and Eastern low-cost carrier Wizz Air will begin operations at Edinburgh Airport in November, with the launch of four routes to popular European city break destinations. From the beginning of November Wizz Air will connect Scotland’s capital three times a week with the Polish cities of...

TAROM selects ATR 72-600 to renew its regional fleet

TAROM selects ATR 72-600 to renew its regional fleet

Romanian national carrier TAROM will introduce nine new ATR 72-600 aircraft into its fleet to modernise its short-haul operations and help fuel its future growth. The ATR 72-600 will be leased from regional aircraft lessor NAC. Deliveries will commence in October 2019 through to 2020.   &n...

Blue Air cancels flights from Liverpool over Brexit

Blue Air cancels flights from Liverpool over Brexit

Romanian airline Blue Air has cancelled flights from Liverpool's John Lennon Airport reportedly due to the uncertainty over Brexit and flying rights for carriers after the UK leaves the bloc. The airline cancelled the services from the UK gateway to Rome (Italy) and Alicante (Spain) on Wednesday...

BARIG gains two new members – APG Airlines and Blue Air

BARIG gains two new members – APG Airlines and Blue Air

German airline association the Board of Airline Representatives in Germany (BARIG) has gained two new members after APG Airlines and Blue Air signed up. APG is headquartered in Paris with a home base in Toulouse (Blagnac) offers scheduled flights between Toulouse and Lorient as well as individual...

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