Air Oradea - the new regional airline in Romania
According to the joint statements made by the president of the Bihor County Council, Ilie Bolojan, and the mayor of Oradea, Florin Birta, the local authorities approved the establishment of the airline "Air Oradea".
The share capital of the company will be 3 million EURO. SC Air Oradea SA will be 60% owned by Oradea and 40% by Bihor County Council. By creating this local airline, we want to attract new investors in Oradea and Bihor County, but also domestic and international tourists.
According to a business plan made so far, it is desired that the flights start in the spring of 2022. For the beginning, direct flights Oradea - Bucharest are taken into account with a frequency of three daily flights from Monday to Friday and two daily flights on Saturday and Sunday. . Flights to four European hubs are also taken into account,
It is unknown at this time what he will do after leaving the post. Personally, I tend to believe that aircraft will be rented with crew, being the cheapest and fastest operational solution.