‘Der Preiskampf am Wien ist ausgebrochen’; Vienna airport is loving it, Austrian Airlines is struggling with it

Vienna International airport has doubled passenger growth each year for the past four years, capping off an 11% year-on-year increase in 2018 to exceed 27…..

Third runway approved at Vienna Airport, but is it justifiable on recent growth estimates?

Austria’s Administrative Court (VwGH) has now approved the construction of a third runway at Vienna International airport after overturning appeals made on the basis of…..

Vienna Airport may now waltz to the LCC beat, but it remains a long-established network hub

The Austrian market has become a market of focus for many of Europe’s leading LCCs following the collapse of airberlin and NIKI. The gaps in…..

EVA Air begins Dreamliner operations, plans to downgauge Amsterdam and Vienna from 777-300ERs to 787-9s

Taiwan’s EVA Air is planning to down-gauge services to Amsterdam and Vienna from three class Boeing 777-300ERs to two class 787-9s in 2019. Amsterdam and…..

Vienna displaces Melbourne as the world’s most liveable city in a year that has seen significant changes to global ranking

Austria’s capital city, Vienna, is the most liveable city in the world, according to a new survey. The European capital displaced Melbourne from a regular…..

Vienna has become a battleground for LCCs, but which major European capital city airports actually have the largest LCC penetration?

There has been a massive growth in LCC capacity in Vienna over the past 12 months, but Flughafen Wien’s co-CEO and COO Julian Jäger said…..

Airport Insight: Vienna International Airport

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Lauda overtakes IAG on final lap to record NIKI victory

Former Austrian Formula 1 driving champion Niki Lauda will reacquire the airline he founded – the former airberlin Austrian holiday subsidiary, NIKI. Following a reopening…..

Flughafen Wien AG reiterates ‘tremendous importance’ of Vienna Airport third runway

Flughafen Wien AG reiterated (22-Aug-2017) Vienna International Airport‘s third runway project is of “tremendous importance for the long term development of the airport as well as the business…..