TAROM

For a flag carrier, Romania’s TAROM is a particularly small one. According to Planespotters.net, it has just 18 aircraft, although only 12 are active when writing. It has six ATR 72s, four A318s, four 737-700s and four 737-800s. Examining Cirium schedules information shows that TAROM has an average of just 101 seats per departure in […]

Bucharest Airport

Prior to the pandemic, Central Europe’s four busiest airports were Warsaw WAW (18.9 million passengers in 2019), Prague (17.8 million), Budapest (16.2 million) and Bucharest (14.7 million). According to ACI Europe figures they ranked 36th, 39th, 41st and 46th among all European airports. Three of them had grown by around 6% versus 2018, while Budapest […]

Tarom

Romania’s state-owned flag-carrier TAROM continues to operate, despite, according to local sources, not having generated a profit since 2007. According to planespotters.net, the SkyTeam member currently has 26 aircraft, 12 Boeing 737s (four -800s, four -700s and four -300s), four Airbus A318s, six ATR 72s and four ATR 42s. Of these, 10 are currently not […]

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Situated in north-west Romania, close to the border with Hungary, Oradea International Airport handled over 220,00 passengers in 2018, its busiest year to date. However, passenger numbers fell to just 96,000 in 2019 as Ryanair, which had started serving the airport in March 2017, suspended services on four routes in October 2018. In addition, Blue […]

July 8, 2021 | Latest Route News +