WIZZ AIR ANNOUNCES MAJOR EXPANSION OF
FIVE BASED AIRCRAFT BY MARCH 2019
AN INVESTMENT OF $570 MILLION*
200 NEW DIRECT JOBS
A NETWORK OF 27 ROUTES
OVER 2 MILLION SEATS ON SALE IN 2019
Vienna, 2 March 2018: Wizz Air, one of Europe’s fastest growing airlines and the largest low-cost carriers in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced major expansion of its Vienna operations. Following the base establishment with three aircraft this year, WIZZ will deploy two additional Airbus A321 at Vienna Airport by March 2019, growing its annual capacity to over 2 million seats on sale.
The additional aircraft will allow WIZZ to further diversify and expand its Vienna network, while bringing truly affordable air travel paired with excellent service on board. WIZZ’s offer from Austria will include nine new routes from Vienna to Nice in France, Reykjavik in Iceland, Catania and Milan in Italy, Lisbon in Portugal, Madrid in Spain, Malmo and Stockholm Skavsta in Sweden, and Kharkiv in Ukraine. The newest WIZZ services will commence in February and March 2019. Seats are already on sale starting from just EUR 19.99** on wizzair.com.
The base establishment and the expansion of the operations represent a total investment of over $570 million*, creating more than 200 direct jobs with Wizz Air. The airline’s extended operations will also contribute to the local economy, supporting jobs in the aviation, transportation, hospitality and tourism industries.
Wizz Air’s passengers can easily book now their low fare tickets from Vienna to 27 destinations across 21 European countries on wizzair.com, a website with a responsive layout, or via the free mobile app, designed for tech-savvy mobile users, who are always on the go and need the fastest access. See full story