Wizz Air

Wizz Air expects 2021 to be “transition year out of crisis”

Despite a €116 million loss in Q3 FY2020, Wizz Air expects 2021 to be a transition year out of the Covid-19 crisis....


Wizz Air Abu Dhabi reschedules UAE base launch once again

After multiple delays, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi reschedules an inaugural flight from the UAE base to mid-January 2021.  ...


Wizz Air flight unable to take off at Gibraltar after bird strike

During its second ever flight to Gibraltar, Wizz Air flight suffered bird strike, which delayed the return to the UK flight by a day.  ...


Still expanding: Wizz Air announces new base in Cardiff, UK

Despite the recent resurgence of COVID-19 cases throughout Europe, which led to a decrease in traffic, Wizz Air announced its 14th base since the pandemic began in March 2020....


Norwegian Minister warns Wizz Air: “Will have challenges”

Minister of Transport and Communications of Norway demonstrates dissatisfaction related to Wizz Air’s plans to expand in Norway’s aviation market....


Long-term storage and larvae forced Wizz Air A321 reject take-off

A Wizz Air Airbus A321 was forced to reject a take-off twice, as the Primary Flight Display (PFD) showed incorrect airspeed data. Following maintenance, larvae were found at fault of blocking one of the pitot tubes....


Wizz Air continues service agreement with CEO Varadi

Wizz Air announced that it has extended its contract with the current chief executive of the airline, József Váradi. The airline, which demonstrated unprecedented growth has also attracted a fair share of critics....


Wizz Air embarks on another war: Norway becomes the battleground

Wizz Air. who is about to start a war in Italy is embarking on another one. This time the battleground will be Norway, where the low-cost carrier aims to establish itself as a force-to-be-reckoned with on the domestic market....


Wizz Air expands, Ryanair fights back: war in Italy

Throughout the crisis, Wizz Air chose to go against the flow. While everybody was taking measures to cut costs, the low-cost carrier announced 10 new bases throughout Europe. However, with the tenth, it overstepped Ryanair's boundaries – the two are set to go to war of attrition in Italy....


Wizz Air announces 10th base of 2020 in Catania, Italy

Wizz Air is continuing its aggressive expansion throughout Europe, as it announced that it will establish its 10th base of 2020 in Catania, Italy....