STR - DXB

Since 2015 Dubai has been the leading non-European destination from European airports as measured by annual non-stop seat capacity. That was the year when it overtook New York, which had previously held that honour. Just a decade earlier, in 2005, Dubai had only had around 40% of New York’s European seat capacity. Since 2015, Dubai […]

VIE-HRG

Wizz Air introduced flights between Vienna and Egyptian resort city of Hurghada on Monday September 25. The 2,760-kilometre service will be maintained 2-weekly on Mondays and Fridays with the 239-seat A321neo aircraft. The ULCC will compete directly against Air Cairo’s 5-weekly rotations and Corendon Airlines’ weekly flight. Flight W62973 takes off from Vienna at 06:25 […]

September 28, 2023 | Latest Route News +

HRG-FMO

Air Cairo commenced a new seasonal service from Hurghada, on Egypt’s Red Sea coast, to Münster/Osnabrück, in northwest Germany, on Tuesday 4 April. The 3,525-kilometre route will initially run weekly, increasing to 2-weekly from 24 June, when an additional rotation will be added departing Hurghada on Saturdays and leavingMünster/Osnabrück on Sundays. The Egypt Air subsidiary […]

April 6, 2023 | Latest Route News +

Dublin - Sharm El Shake

Egypt is Europe’s fastest-growing large African market. There are three million departing seats this winter, according to Cirium schedules information data, 33% more than in W19 and the highest winter capacity yet. It is a continuation of a record-breaking summer. Six Egypt airports have 10,000+ Europe seats, four of which have seen big growth: Hurghada: […]

November 24, 2022 | Airports, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story