Please login to access all features of this site
  User Name Password  
7jetset7 Logo 7jetset7 Logo  

7jetset7 Home7jetset7 World Map7jetset7 Airlines7jetset7 Help7jetset7 Account7jetset7 SubscribeFree Content ViewAbout 7jetset77jetset7 FeedbackContact 7jetset7

7jetset7 Blog

    
Airlines

printable version
Name: WIZZ AIR
7JetSet7 Code: WZZ
Status: Operational
Region: EUROPE
City: BUDAPEST
Country: HUNGARY
Employees 1945
Web: wizzair.com
Email: communications@wizzair.com
Telephone: +36 1 777 9300
Fax: +36 1 777 9444
Sita:
Background
(definitions)

Click below for data links:
WZZ-2004-05-NEWS
WZZ-2004-05-NEWS-A
WZZ-2004-05-NEWS-B
WZZ-2004-05-NEWS-C
WZZ-2004-05-NEWS-C
WZZ-2004-06
WZZ-2004-06-NEWS
WZZ-2004-08
WZZ-2004-09-B
WZZ-2004-10
WZZ-2004-10-A
WZZ-2004-10-B
WZZ-2004-10-C
WZZ-2005-01
WZZ-2005-01-A
WZZ-2005-08-A
WZZ-2005-08-B
WZZ-2005-08-C
WZZ-2005-11-A
WZZ-2005-TOP LCC STATS
WZZ-2009-09-A320
WZZ-2009-12 TO WROCLAW
WZZ-2013-02 - NEW ATC
WZZ-2013-10 - TOP 12 INDIAN ROUTES FROM DUBAI
WZZ-2014-05-A320 AT BUDAPEST AIR SHOW-A
WZZ-2014-05-A320 AT BUDAPEST AIR SHOW-B
WZZ-2014-06-NEW RIGA BASE-A
WZZ-2014-06-NEW RIGA BASE-B
WZZ-2014-06-TO MALTA
WZZ-2015-04 - KATOWICE TO BELFAST.jpg
WZZ-2015-04 - WARSAW TO MALTA.jpg
WZZ-2015-05 - Budapest to Maastricht-A.jpg
WZZ-2015-05 - New Livery-A.jpg
WZZ-2015-05 - New Livery.jpg
WZZ-2016-08 - To Sibiu Romania.jpg
WZZ-2017-08 - Budapest to Pulkovo.jpg
WZZ-2018-04 A321neo Geven Seats.jpg
WZZ-CABIN ATTENDANT
WZZ-Cabin Attendant 2018-08 pa.jpg
WZZ-Cabin Attendants - 2017-08.jpg
WZZ-Cabin Attendants and Ground Crew-2017-08.jpg
WZZ-CABIN ATTENDANTS-2014-05
WZZ-CABIN ATTENDANTS.jpg
WZZ-Flight Crew and Cabin Attendants 2018-07.jpg
WZZ-Flight Crew and Cabin Attendants-2017-08.jpg
WZZ-FLIGHT CREW CABIN ATTENDANTS
WZZ-MAP ROUTES - 2004-09
WZZ-Route Map-A -2015-12.jpg

Established in 2003. Started operations in 2004. Low-cost domestic, regional, and international, scheduled, passenger, jet airplane services.

Address:
Airport Business Park C-2
Lorinci u. 59
Vesces, Budapest H-2220, Hungary

Hungary was established in 1001, covers an area of 93,033 sq km, its population is 10.6 million, its capital city is Budapest, and its official language is Hungarian.

September 2003: Wizz air (WZZ) was founded in Katowice, Poland by former Malev (HGA) (CEO), Jozsef Varadi as a privately-owned low cost carrier (LCC).
... More

Fleet:
(definitions)

Click below for photos:
WZZ-A320 - 2012-02
WZZ-A320 - 2012-12
WZZ-A320 SHARKLETS - 2013-04
WZZ-A320-2014-05
WZZ-A320-232 - New Livery 2015-07.jpg
WZZ-A321 2018-02.jpg
WZZ-A321ceo 2018-06.jpg
WZZ-A321neo - 2015-06.jpg

October 2018:

29 ORDERS A319/A320-200 (V2527E-A5), 180Y:

4 A319-100 (V2500).

24 +36/25 ORDERS A320ceo (V2500) (10 ORDERS CANCELED):

146 ORDERS A320neo:

... More

Management:
(definitions)

Click below for photos:
WZZ-1-JOZSEF VARADI - 2012-12
WZZ-1-JOZSEF VARADI - 2012-12-A
WZZ-1-JOZSEF VARADI CEO
WZZ-3-Johan Eidhagen-L-2018-04.jpg
WZZ-4-Gyorgy Abran - C-2015-12.jpg
WZZ-5-DANIEL DE CARVALHO - 2013-03
WZZ-8-Sorina Ratz - 5th fron R-2017-07.jpg
WZZ-9-Tamara Mshvenieradze - 2nd L-2015-05.jpg

WILLIAM FRANKE, EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN, EX-(AMW).
WILLIAM FRANKE, FOUNDER, MANAGING PARTNER EX-AMERICA WEST (AMW)/SPIRIT AIRLINES (SPR)/WIZZ AIR (WZZ)/VOLARIS (VLS)/JETSMART (JSM). ALSO CHAIRMAN, FRONTIER AIRLINES (FRO).
Bill Franke is the Managing Partner of Indigo Partners LLC, a private equity fund focused on air transportation investments. The fund currently has major investments in Volaris Airlines (VLS) (Mexico), Wizz Air (WZZ) (Hungary) and Frontier Airlines (FRO) (USA). During Bill’s business career he has been the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of a Fortune 500 forest products company, which he re-positioned strategically, tripled its revenues and achieved record profits, before merging it with another company at the industry’s highest per ton valuation; Chairman of the Executive Committee of a large regional bank whose management he restructured; (CEO) of a large USA convenience store company, which he restructured; and, from 1993 to August 2001, (CEO) of America West Airlines (AMW) (now American Airlines (AAL)), which he managed through a bankruptcy into an airline that from 1994 to 2000 had the highest (EBITDAR) margins of the major USA airlines and won 2 "J.D. Power" awards for its service. Bill was Managing Partner of Newbridge Latin America, a private equity fund focused on Latin America, which made investments in Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and Argentina in a variety of businesses including retail, manufacturing and insurance. Newbridge was wound up in 2012 on sale of its last investment. Bill served as the founding Chairman of the Airplanes Group, Ltd., a US$5 billion aircraft finance vehicle created from the aircraft portfolio of the (GPA) Group plc, the Irish aircraft leasing company, and supported by (GE) Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) (GEC). He was involved in the 1998 acquisition of (GPA) (then renamed AerFi Group) by Texas Pacific Group and served on AerFi’s board of directors until it was sold in 2000. Also, along with an investment group led by David Bonderman, Bill was a pre-(IPO) investor in Ryanair (RYR) and a Founder of Hotwire, the travel internet site. Bill was the Founding Chairman of Tiger Airways (TGR) (Singapore), was the Chairman of Spirit Airlines (SPR) (USA), serves as Chairman of Wizz Air Limited (WZZ) (Hungary), is a director of Volaris (VLS) (Mexico), and is the Chairman of Frontier Airlines (FRO) (USA). In addition, he has served on several public company boards of directors in a variety of industries.

Bill was born in Texas and raised in Latin America. He has undergraduate and graduate degrees from Stanford University and was awarded an honorary Ph.D. from Northern Arizona University, whose business college is named after him.

JOZSEF VARADI, FOUNDER, CHAIRMAN & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (CEO), EX-(HGA).

December 2012: THE FOLLOWING IS AN "AIRLINE BUSINESS" INTERVIEW:
It is a truth universally acknowledged that every country needs air transport. However, where opinions differ strongly is on how it should be provided.
... More

 
Top of Page

 

Since you are not logged in, we can show you only live Airtran Airways data. This page will demonstrate the depth of data we have for every airline. Close and View Airtran Airways ›