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Wizz Air

  • Country/Region: Flag of Hungary Hungary
  • Type: Low Cost
  • IATA: W6
  • ICAO: WZZ

Introduction to Wizz Air

Short but rich history

The plan to launch Wizz Air was conceived in June 2003 when six people with a wide range of airline expertise and successful track records teamed up with József Váradi, the Company’s Chief Executive Officer. In just three months, Wizz Air was a registered company ready to fly.

The first flight took off on the 19th of May 2004 from Katowice. Today Wizz Air offers over 500 routes from 27 bases in the region: Gdansk, Lublin, Poznan, Katowice, Warsaw and Wroclaw in Poland; Budapest and Debrecen in Hungary; Sofia and Varna in Bulgaria; Chisinau in Moldova; Bucharest,...

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Wizz expands Varna base, plans UK-Russia resumption

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Wizz Air has bolstered its presence in Bulgaria and confirmed the restart of routes between the UK and Russia.

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