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LOT Polish Airlines inaugurated flights between Warsaw WAW and Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, on Wednesday 13 March. The 3,810-kilometre service will initially be maintained 3-weekly, departing the Polish capital on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sunday, with the 189-seat 737 MAX 8 aircraft. During April, a fourth weekly rotation will be introduced on Tuesdays. The carrier […]

March 18, 2024 | Latest Route News +

LOT Polish

LOT Polish has grown considerably in the past decade. According to Cirium schedules information, available seats in Q1 (January-March) have risen by 80%. Not surprisingly, this is due to international expansion (+102%) and not the domestic market (+26%). While capacity remains 15% below the record high of Q1 2019, LOT Polish is the sixth-largest carrier […]

January 8, 2024 | Airlines, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story

LOT Polish Airlines

Excluding the Russian domestic market, Poland had more passengers this summer than any other country across Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). Airport data collected by Air Service One for April-September shows that 11 of Poland’s busiest airports had 25.0 million passengers, down 12% versus 2019. Poland’s traffic was double that of Romania, the CEE’s second-largest […]

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 […]