Hungarian low-fare airline Wizz Air yesterday (21 Sep) launched its first direct route between Hungary’s Budapest and Romania’s Bucharest, according to a press report issued today (22 Sep).
The first flight took off from Budapest with 151 passengers and returned to the Hungarian capital with 176 on board. The new scheduled flight will operate three times a week on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.
Wizz Air, which says it has a staff of more 1,000 in the air and on the ground, has increased its capacity by 27% thus far this year. The carrier is planning to launch another seven new flights between now and next year to Fuerteventura, Sofia, Lanzarote, Faro, Hannover, Bergen and Lamezia Terme.
Source: BBJ & Wizzair