All posts tagged "Wizz Air"

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    Wizz Air to Introduce Allocated Seating

    Wizz Air has announced that from May 2015 the Hungarian low-cost carrier will introduce allocated seating. On selected routes from 4th May 2015 and across all Wizz routes from 19th May 2015, there will be automatic free allocated seating, which will become part of the booking process from 8th April.    Wizz Air will allocate...

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    New MD at Belfast International Airport

    Belfast International Airport has appointed Graham Keddie as Managing Director, effective 1st September 2014. Graham joins from Hermes Airports where he was Executive Commercial Manager, responsible for all commercial revenue at Larnaca and Paphos airports in Cyprus.  He has over 25 years’ experience across all sectors of the aviation industry in a variety...

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    Wizz Air Extends Cabin Baggage Charges Across Network

    Hungarian low-cost carier Wizz Air is introducing cabin baggage charges across all its flights following an August-long trial on its Katowice – London Luton route. Wizz says that the new policy reduced overcrowding in aircraft cabins.  From 4th October, passengers can travel with a free small cabin bag measuring up to 42x32x25cm...

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    Brussels Here We Come, Euro 2012 Here We Go!

    A new Aer Lingus summer service to Brussels and Wizz Air routes to Euro 2012’s four Polish venues, among other new routes, are set to score for Cork Airport this year. Kevin Cullinane, Cork Airport’s Marketing Manager, Aviation Business Development, told Irish Travel Trade News: “2012 promises to be a brighter year...

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    Wizz Air Adds 10 New Routes from Budapest

    Responding to the closure of Malev, Wizz Air will bring a sixth aircraft to its base in Budapest and will open 10 new routes in the coming months, bringing the total to 33 destinations served, increasing capacity to over 2.5 million seats a year. The sixth in a series of recently announced...

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    Malev Ceases Operations

    Malev, the state-owned Hungarian airline, ceased flying with debts of €205 million after the government withdrew financing. The airline, which was placed under bankruptcy protection earlier this week, stopped operating all fights at 06.00 this morning. Chief Executive Lorant Limburger said: “Unfortunately, what we fretted about the most and what we have...

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    Wizz Air Direct from Cork to Gdansk and Poznan

    With the group draws recently completed for Euro 2012, Irish soccer fans will be able to take advantage of direct flights from Cork to Gdansk and Poznan in Poland where their Group C matches will take place next June. Giovanni Trapattoni’s Ireland side will kick start their campaign against Croatia in Poznan...