Airline News

Wizz Air opens base in Vienna, Austria

Wizz Air opens base in Vienna, Austria

Wizz Air has opened its Austrian base at Vienna Airport with one of its new Airbus A320 aircraft. The newly allocated aircraft will support the start of operations of five new services from Vienna to the popular destinations: Valencia, Rome Fiumicino, Malta, Bari and Tel Aviv.

Etihad Airways sees losses narrow to $1.52b in financial 2017

Etihad Airways sees losses narrow to $1.52b in financial 2017

Etihad Airways reduced its losses in core operations by US$432 million during financial 2017, but still lost US$1.52 billion over the year. Revenues from core operations at the Abu Dhabi-based carrier increased by 1.9 per cent to US$ 6.1 billion.

New travel trade marketing manager for Manchester Airport

New travel trade marketing manager for Manchester Airport

Manchester Airport has appointed a new travel trade marketing manager, as the gateway gears up for its busiest ever summer. Olivia Bussey has joined the UK’s third busiest airport after previously working as a travel consultant for TUI.

Long-haul drives passenger growth at London Stansted

Long-haul drives passenger growth at London Stansted

London Stansted Airport saw passenger traffic rise in May, as new transatlantic routes contributed to 9.2 per cent year-on-year growth. May saw the first full month of operation from Stansted to New York, Toronto and Boston on Primera Air’s new A321neo aircraft, as well as Wow Air’s new link to Reykjavik.