Austrian Airlines and Slovenian Adria Airways have signed a wet-lease agreement for two Canadair CRJ 900 jets to be deployed on the Austrian carrier’s short-haul routes.
Austrian Airlines transported more than 1.3 million passengers in August, corresponding to a 14.7 percent rise compared to the same month in 2016.
Austrian Airlines and Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) are strengthening their cooperation programme AIRail with the launch of a new service between Salzburg Central Railway Station and Vienna International Airport, enabling passengers to benefit from three daily high-speed train links from September 01.
Austrian Airlines has celebrated surpassing the threshold of two million Embraer passengers on its flight from Vienna to Oslo, following its ongoing fleet upgrade programme.
On the back of its fleet renewal programme, Austrian Airlines sent its 16th Embraer to the skies with its maiden flight from Vienna to Bologna.
Austrian Airlines has released performance figures for the first half of this year (H1) , which saw 690,000 more passengers than in the first six months of 2016, a 13.5 percent rise to almost 5.8 million travellers.
In a bid to expand its long-haul offerings, Austrian Airlines has unveiled plans to launch five weekly services between Vienna International Airport and Tokyo, along with two weekly flights to Cape Town, effective from May 15, 2018 and October 27, 2018, respectively.
During the fiscal year 2016-2017, Hong Kong International Airport set new annual records, exceeding the 70 million mark for the first time with 70.5 million passengers, a year-on-year increase of 1.1 percent.
On July 02, Austrian Airlines is launching its inaugural flight from Vienna International Airport to Shiraz International Airport, marking the carrier’s third service to Iran alongside Tehran and Isfahan.