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Wizz Air will grow 30% in Poland in 2010 - three new aircraft, 22 new routes, 1500 new jobs

17-Dec-2009 10:09 AM

Wizz Air announced (16-Dec-2009) plans increase capacity on its Polish network by 30% in 2010. Wizz Air carried 3.6 million passengers in Poland in 2009 and plans to handle 4.7 million passengers in 2010. The airline's Polish fleet will increase to 14 A320 aircraft by Mar-2010. Following the earlier announced expansions in Gdansk and Warsaw as well as the opening of the Wroclaw base, Wizz Air will also expand operations in Katowice by adding a new aircraft in Mar-2010 and commence services at Lodz. The carrier will launch 22 new routes and reinstate the Summer seasonal services. The airline's Polish network will consist of 86 routes next Summer.