Posted on: 16 February 2011 by Ross McSweeny
Wizz Air has announced its entrance into the Macedonian market with the opening of a new three times a week route from Skopje to London-Luton on 20 June.
“As the first low-cost carrier in the country, Wizz Air is delighted to offer its services to the Macedonian passengers, who can now enjoy our truly affordable fares coupled with great travel experience all along their journey,” stated József Váradi, chief executive officer of Wizz Air. “Our market entry will boost the passenger traffic and will have an accelerator effect on the local businesses and employment as well.”
Murat Örnekol, chief operations officer of TAV Airports, commented, “We are excited to have Wizz Air, the largest CEE airline, entering Macedonia, and co-operating with Alexander The Great airport in Skopje, operated by TAV. Our passengers will have the pleasure of cost effective and comfortable flights and we are looking forward to seeing increased passenger traffic.”