Airport news

2012 02 09

Wizz Air launches new service to Stavanger from Vilnius
As of 27 May 2012, Wizz Air, the largest low fare – low cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe, will add Stavanger, Norway (SVG) to its destinations accessible from Vilnius (VNO). The new Vilnius-Stavanger service will operate 2 times a week, on Wednesdays and Sundays.

2012 02 06

Record-breaking start of the year at Vilnius Airport: January – the best in history

2012 01 23

SAS is Europe’s most punctual airline for third year in a row

2012 01 17

Estonian Air to increase flight frequencies between Vilnius and Tallinn
From 25 March 2012, Estonian Air increases the flight schedule on Vilnius-Tallinn route up to 24 flights a week.

2012 01 12

Regular Flights to Tel Aviv
Israel airline Sun d’Or announced that, in cooperation with Israel’s national airline El Al, it is to launch new direct flights between Tel Aviv and Vilnius International Airport as of June 20th this year.

2012 01 09

ACI Europe: Passenger growth weakening, freight receding again during November
Both passenger and freight traffic at European airports continued to weaken significantly during November 2011.The overall passenger traffic saw an increase of +2.8% compared with November 2010 while freight traffic among European airports decreased by -5.5% in the same comparison.

2012 01 05

Wizz Air carried 11 million passengers in 2011, a growth of 15%
Wizz Air made the press release:
Wizz Air, the largest low fare - low cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe announced today that it carried over 11 million passengers in 2011, representing 15% growth year on year.

2011 12 29

Vilnius Airport will maintain the growth rate next year
Vilnius International Airport (VIA) has devised ambitious plans for the upcoming year –  the passenger traffic is expected to boost by one fourth in 2012; at least 7 new direct routes will be launched, and profitable activities are anticipated for 2012–2014.

2011 12 27

New Wine Lounge In Vilnius Airport
Gourmet Lounge Services has opened an unusual wine tasting bar and shop Wine Lounge with the very first Enomatic wine serving equipment in the departures terminal, nearby the Business Lounge.

2011 12 09

From Vilnius to Paris
Ryanair made the press release:
Ryanair, Europe’s favourite low cost airline is announcing its eighth Vilnius route to Paris Beauvais which will operate alongside is Barcelona, Dublin, London, Milan, Rome, Bremen, Baden Baden from end of March 2012.