The German federal anti-monopoly office, the Bundeskartellamt, on Thursday agreed to the takeover of the German airline Condor by the Polish Aviation Group (PGL), the parent company of Polish national airline PLL LOT.
The Polish national air carrier LOT has signed a letter of intent with the Brazilian Azul company for the lease of 18 Embraer 195 medium-range planes and up to 14 options, PAP has been told by LOT.
Poland's national airline, PLL LOT, is to buy German airline Condor in a move that will save the carrier from collapse in the wake of the bankruptcy of the world's oldest travel agency, Thomas Cook.
Poland's national airline PLL LOT wants to increase its presence on the Chinese market and, within at least the next ten years, to fly to both airports in Beijing on a daily basis, LOT CEO Rafal Milczarski has told PAP.
Ryanair, the Irish budget airline, will launch in June next year flights from Katowice in southern Poland to Allghero on the island of Sardinia in the Mediterranean Sea, Ryanair and Katowice Airport announced on Friday.
From next summer, Hungarian budget airline Wizz Air will launch 15 new destinations, from Gdansk (northern Poland), Krakow (southern Poland) and Warsaw, the carrier announced on Tuesday.
The carrier stands to lose USD 200 million according to findings made by analysts.
The trainees will be schooled according to Ryanair standards in order to join the company's aircrews as quickly as possible.
Hungarian low cost carrier Wizz Air officially inaugurated its base at Kraków Airport in southern Poland on Wednesday. It is the airline's fifth base in Poland, thanks to which Wizz Air will launch 18 new connections this year.
In 2019, Wizz Air wants to carry 2.9 million passengers from the Gdansk Airport, in northern Poland. This year, the carrier will launch four new routes from Gdańsk: to Oslo-Sandefjord-Torp, Bodo, Bremen and Kutaisi.