WIZZ AIR celebrates nine years in Cluj-Napoca
Wizz Air in Cluj: 6 AIRCRAFT, 205 EMPLOYEES, 35 ROUTES AND PRICES FROM 19 LEI / segment
Wizz Air is celebrating 9 today since the launch of the base in Cluj-Napoca, as well as achieving remarkable achievements since the opening of operations at Avram Iancu International Airport in 2006.
Wizz Air, 9 years old in Cluj-Napoca
Wizz Air continues to expand its operations in the region and provide low-cost travel opportunities to even more passengers.
Since the beginning of the 2017 year, more than 518.000 passengers have traveled on the WIZZ routes from Cluj-Napoca, which shows an increase of over 45% compared to the same period from 2016.
Passengers planning their holidays or weekend getaways in Cluj-Napoca can now enjoy 35 destinations to 17 countries throughout Europe and beyond, including the newest sunny destinations all year round: Malta, Alicante, Larnaca and Malaga.
Seeking to offer the lowest possible price, WIZZ ticket offer starts at 19 lei / segment, again underlining the commitment made to democratize air transport in Romania and to further stimulate tourism and business relations between countries.
Already the market leader in Romania, Wizz Air remains dedicated to passengers in Cluj-Napoca and has been constantly seeking, for more than ten years, to expand its low-cost network in Cluj-Napoca. With six modern Airbus A320 aircraft and an investment of 594 million dollars and a local crew of 205 aviation professionals, the company has increased annual capacity in 2017 by more than 26%, and now offers more than 1,9 million seats at sale on its routes from Cluj-Napoca.
As the city's main airline, Wizz Air has gained the trust and loyalty of over 7,3 million passengers since the beginning of its operations at Avram Iancu International Airport. Last year, more than 1,3 million passengers enjoyed the low WIZZ prices, the easy booking system, as well as the excellent services on board to and from Cluj-Napoca.
The company supports over 1.000 of local **** jobs in the aviation and tourism industries.
In addition, WIZZ's commitment to the region is highlighted by the company's involvement in promoting an active and healthy lifestyle by supporting Transylvania's largest international marathon, the Wizz Air Cluj-Napoca Marathon, a competition that took place this year on 9. April in the WIZZ colors and attended by over 5.900 runners from 38 countries.