Wizz Air


This section contains information related to Wizz Air, flight code W6, a low-cost carrier original type.

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    "Wizz Air is one of the largest central east european based low-fare - low-cost airline. Just a little over one year after the first scheduled flight on 19th May 2004, Wizz Air has carried close to 1.4 million passengers. The Wizz Air fleet comprise of 6 Airbus A320 young aircraft. Wizz Air is committed to achieving the lowest cost base in the region and airport choice has a crucial importance to this. This is why Wizz Air - where possible - operates to secondary airports, which provide low costs that reflect in the price and provide friendly and fast customer service Wizz Air is in constant negotiations to establish a network of operations at more airports to provide unrivalled low-cost air transport for Central and Eastern Europe. We will provide low-cost travel for millions of customers to the most popular leisure and business destinations in Europe."
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    Av. seats 1.980 Tot. seats 51.840
    Av. frequency 5 Tot. frequency 288
    Tot. airports 16 Tot. routes 56
    Av. distance 1.112
    Av. time 115
    Beta-index β 3,50
    Theta-index θ 3.240
    Eta(t)-index η 112,37
    Eta(x)-index η 1.072,57
    HHI 0,53
    Gini 0,42
    Flights per 60 minutes 2,79
    Top 5 regions (based on seats)
    Poland 35,76 % (18.540)
    United Kingdom 17,01 % (8.820)
    Hungary 15,28 % (7.920)
    Germany 10,07 % (5.220)
    Sweden 7,29 % (3.780)
    Top 5 airports (based on seats)
    KTW-Katowice 15,97 % (8.280)
    BUD-Budapest 15,28 % (7.920)
    LTN-London (Luton) 14,93 % (7.740)
    WAW-Warsaw (F.Chopin) 12,85 % (6.660)
    GDN-Gdansk 5,56 % (2.880)
    Airport hierarchy
    Primary 0,00 % (0)
    Secondary 29,17 % (15.120)
    Tertiary 70,83 % (36.720)



    József Váradi is the airline's CEO and chairman, he is the former CEO of Malév Hungarian Airlines.



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    Network 2005-09