Wizz Air (Budapest) has announced further growth of its route network from Poland. From July 3, 2015 Wizz Air will start operating a new service from Gdansk to Keflavik (near Reykjavik) in Iceland, with two weekly flights.
Wizz Air now offers a total of 116 Polish routes to 22 countries from seven Polish airports.
In other news, Wizz Air has announced twice-weekly service from Budapest to Tenerife, starting on October 30 with departures on Mondays on Fridays.
Wizz Air now flies from Budapest Airport with 41 routes to 21 countries.
Finally, Wizz Air announced a new Debrecen route to Bergamo (near Milan) which will start operating with two weekly flights on October 25.
Copyright Photo: Antony J. Best/AirlinersGallery.com. Airbus A320-232 HA-LYA (msn 6077) with Sharklets lands in London (Luton).
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) has unveiled its preliminary plans for its upcoming Delhi Int'l
base, set to go live later next month. Airline Route reports the AirAsia
(AK, Kuala Lumpur Int'l
) subsidiary will offer daily flights from the Indian capital to Bangalore Int'l
, and Guwahati
Ryanair (Dublin) has announced more growth at its Copenhagen base with three new routes from October 2015 to Alicante, Budapest and Malaga, as part of Ryanair’s 2015 winter schedule. These three new routes will add to Ryanair’s nine Copenhagen routes already operated to Brussels, Cologne/Bonn, Dublin, London (Stansted), Madrid, Milan (Malpensa), Rome, Stockholm and Warsaw.
Copyright Photo: Paul Bannwarth/AirlinersGallery.com. Boeing 737-8AS WL EI-DWW (msn 33629) arrives at Tenerife Sur.
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) will shortly take delivery of its maiden widebody aircraft - a B767-300
(ER) VQ-BUO (msn 27909). Currently, the Katekavia
) division operates a fleet of nine B757-200
s on charter flights throughout Russia as well as to the Mediterranean, the Far East, and the ...
Transaero Airlines (Moscow) yesterday (April 26) inaugurated its new route from Moscow (Domodedovo) to Malta. Transaero will operate the new route once a week with Boeing 737s.
Previously the airline issued this statement:
Transaero Airline will launch, for the first time in its history, scheduled flights on the Moscow-Malta route on April 26, 2015.
Flights UN 385/386 will be operated on Sundays from Moscow Domodedovo airport according to the following schedule (local time):
Departure from Moscow at 14.25, arriving at Malta International Airport at 17.55. Departure from Malta at 18.45, arriving in Moscow at 23.45. Transaero will use Boeing 737 aircraft for these services.
Read the full story from the Times of Malta: CLICK HERE
Copyright Photo: SPA/AirlinersGallery.com. Boeing 737-7Q8 EI-EUY (msn 29354) prepares to land in London (Heathrow).
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Oman Air (Muscat) is phasing out its remaining ATR 42s and Embraer ERJ 175s. The four E175s will be gone by the end of this year or early 2016 according to a report by Travel Daily Media which quotes CEO Paul Gregorowitsch.
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Copyright Photo: Paul Denton/AirlinersGallery.com. Oman Air’s Embraer ERJ 170-200STD (ERJ 175) A40-EA (msn 17000323) prepares to land in Dubai.
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) took delivery of its first of its maiden A321-200 (sl)
on Wednesday, April 22 following a ferry flight routed Hamburg Finkenwerder
XA-VLH (cn 6558) is part of a pair of A321-200s the Mexican LCC is leasing from the Air Lease Corporation ...
ECAir-Equatorial Congo Airlines (Brazzaville) is once again using its leased PrivatAir (Geneva) Boeing 757-204 HB-JJE (msn 27219). According to the airline, HB-JJE arrived back at Brazzaville last night. The ECA fleet now consists of four Boeing 737-300/700s, two Boeing 757-200s and one Boeing 767-300.
In the coming weeks, ECAir-Equatorial Congo Airlines will continue to expand its network with the opening of its third intercontinental (Beirut) and new regional destinations (Luanda, Abidjan, Yaounde, Bangui, N’Djamena).
Copyright Photo: Karl Cornil/AirlinersGallery.com. Sister aircraft PrivatAir Boeing 757-236 HB-JJD (msn 25807) departs from Brussels.
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Air Wisconsin (American Eagle) (Appleton) flight ZW/AA 4010 from Charlotte to Richmond on Saturday (April 25) with Bombardier CRJ200 (CL-600-2B19) N430AW (msn 7719) was evacuated after landing at Richmond. The 42 passengers and three crew members safely evacuated the regional jet on the taxiway after a lithium battery from one of the passengers sent smoke through the cabin according to NBC Channel 12. The flight attendant used the fire extinguisher to douse out the fire in the hand luggage according to the report.
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Copyright Photo: Bruce Drum/AirlinersGallery.com. N430AW in US Airways Express colors arrives at the Charlotte hub.
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Summit Air Charters
) has taken delivery of its first owned Avions de Transport Régional
turboprop - an ATR 72-200(F)
, C-GUSA (cn 353), formerly SE-MGL with West Air Sweden
(PT, Gothenburg Landvetter
). The charter specialist currently leases another ATR72-200(F) from First Air
Update at 0900GMT 27APR15
The following is a number of corrections for reports appeared on Airline Route for the week of 20APR15.
* On 24APR15, Airline Route reported Norwegian to start Stockholm – Las Vegas service once a week from 07NOV15. This should be 31OCT15.
* For the week of 20APR15, certain readers may notice a number of typographical errors. Selected posts appeared during this past week was produced via mobile phone, due to instability of internet connection in the South Pacific. Significant typographical errors has been spotted and corrected. Thank you for your understanding.
Update at 0840GMT 27APR15
Kenya Airways is planning to adjust capacity on Nairobi – Amsterdam route, starting 07SEP15.
From this date, the airline plans to operate Boeing 787-8 aircraft on daily basis, replacing 777-300ER.
KQ116 NBO0835 – 1545AMS 788 D
KQ117 AMS2100 – 0610+1NBO 788 D