Posted on: 06 April 2016 by Mark Howells
Ryanair is to open a new base, its 84th, at Prague Airport from 30 October with two aircraft and two new routes to Milan and Rome, which are forecast to deliver 625,000 customers a year and support 470 jobs at Prague Airport.
The two new routes to Milan Bergamo and Rome Ciampino will operate daily from Prague, giving the airline five routes in total fromthe airport, the other destinations being Brussels Charleroi (9 times weekly), Dublin (daily) and London Stansted (twice daily).
Ryanair’s chief marketing officer Kenny Jacobs remarked, “We are pleased to announce our first Czech base at Prague. This growth is an integral part of our continued expansion plans for both the Czech Republic and Eastern Europe, as we connect Prague with Europe’s key centres of business with high frequency business-friendly services, including a double daily service to London and a daily route to Dublin, making Ryanair the ideal choice for both business and leisure customers.
“Our 106 million customers can look forward to further improvements, as we continue our “Always Getting Better” programme, which includes more new routes, a new app, new cabin interiors and new crew uniforms,” he added.