Wizz Air UK

Founded in September 2003, Wizz Air is a Hungarian low-cost airline that serves more than 150 destinations across Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. With a fleet totalling nearly 140, the company has two main subsidiaries: Wizz Air UK and Wizz Air Abu Dhabi. The firm exclusively operates an all-Airbus fleet comprising A320-200s, A320neos, A321-200s, A321neos and a single A330-200F.

Wizz Air postpones opening of new Cardiff base

The airline believes the current Covid-19 regulations are too uncertain and instead plans to begin operations from the hub next summer

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Wizz Air launches two UK domestic routes

Services are set to depart next month from a pair of British airports

Wizz Air resumes services from Doncaster Sheffield Airport

The carrier is set to operate 25 services over the summer period, including destinations in Spain and the Greek islands

Wizz Air resumes services from Gatwick

Following the easing of travel restrictions, the carrier announced the restart of its Malta, Lanzarote and Malaga routes

Wizz Air reveals Cardiff launch date and destinations

The low-cost carrier expects to begin with eight routes while adding a ninth in October

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Interview with boss of Wizz Air UK

Founded as a Brexit contingency plan, in just three years Wizz Air UK has grown into its own fully-fledged airline. Thomas Haynes caught up with Owain Jones, the carrier’s managing director, to find out how it has handled the pandemic and what its plans are for future expansion

How Wizz Air UK is navigating the COVID crisis

With the resumption of international air travel slated for May 17, Key.Aero speaks to Owain Jones, the managing director of Wizz Air UK, to find out how the carrier has weathered the COVID storm and what its plans are for the restart

The REAL reason Wizz Air set up a UK subsidiary

The Hungarian low-cost carrier has been operating in Britain since 2004, but in 2017 it made its move to set up a Luton-based subsidiary. Speaking to Key.Aero, Owain Jones – the firm’s managing director – explains why and how the UK division came about

Wizz Air UK boss discusses launching domestic operations

Speaking exclusively to Key.Aero, Owain Jones, the low-cost carrier’s managing director, explains the company’s stance on launching internal flights in Britain

In pictures: Wizz Air’s spectacular four-aircraft flypast

The low-cost carrier was welcomed to Wales following an amazing flypast enjoyed by thousands