Wizz Air, the Hungarian low-cost airline, has been making headlines with its recent expansions towards the East. The CEO of the company recently talked about their plans to expand in Jordan, Egypt, and the Persian Gulf. In addition, the airline has also launched a new summer route from Hungary to some Hungarian paradises.
Expansions towards the East
Wizz Air has been on an expansion spree in the Eastern region. The CEO of the company, József Váradi, recently announced that they plan to expand in Jordan, Egypt, and the Persian Gulf. They have signed an agreement to operate flights from Riyadh, Jedda, and Dammam to several European destinations. With 40 flights in Abu Dhabi alone and growing demand for their services, Wizz Air hopes to double their fleet to 50 aircraft by 2030 in Saudi Arabia. Furthermore, they aim to expand to 15 planes in Abu Dhabi by 2024.
Launch of Hungarian summer route
Wizz Air launched a new summer route from Hungary to some Hungarian summer paradises. The airline began operations from the international airport of Debrecen with flights to Antalya. With the new route, holidaymakers have a perfect choice during the summer season to sunbathe on the seashore. The flights will operate twice a week, on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Wizz Air, the fastest-growing airline in Europe, has been expanding its business towards the East. Their recent expansions to Jordan, Egypt, and the Persian Gulf will enable passengers to travel to several European destinations. The airline has also launched a new summer route from Hungary, making it convenient for holidaymakers to visit some Hungarian summer paradises.
Questions & Answers
What is Wizz Air? Wizz Air is a Hungarian low-cost airline.
Where is Wizz Air expanding towards? Wizz Air is expanding towards the East, including Jordan, Egypt, and the Persian Gulf.
Does Wizz Air plan to launch Transatlantic flights? No, Wizz Air does not plan to launch Transatlantic flights.
Where did Wizz Air recently open a new base? Wizz Air recently opened a new base in Debrecen, Hungary.
What is the new route that Wizz Air operates from Debrecen? Wizz Air operates a twice-weekly route from Debrecen to Antalya, a popular summer destination.
When did Wizz Air open its Debrecen base? Wizz Air opened its Debrecen base in 2015.
What is the frequency of flights from Debrecen to Antalya? Flights from Debrecen to Antalya operate twice a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Who is the CEO of Debrecen airport’s operator? Tamás Király is the CEO of Debrecen airport’s operator.
What is the hope for the cooperation between Wizz Air and Debrecen airport? Tamás Király hopes that the cooperation between Wizz Air and Debrecen airport will grow in the future, and they will be able to launch additional flights.