Ex-ÖVP Minister Köstinger now works for Ryanair

In April, Köstinger will become a member of the board of directors of the Irish low-cost airline. Köstinger is considered a confidant of former ÖVP Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. The working conditions at Ryanair have repeatedly been described by employee representatives and those affected as a kind of “modern slavery”. In Austria, the Ryanair subsidiary LaudaMotion […]

Emirates offers additional services to Oceania

Rewrite this content Notice: The completely nonsensical gender form used by the Emirates media agency as a kneel to political correctness has been corrected by Austrian Wings, as this meaningless corruption of the German language is rejected by an overwhelming majority of the population and numerous language experts, as it includes, among other things, the […]

Potentially dangerous: Ryanair flight to Vienna started with ice/snow on the wing

On November 15 of this year, Boeing 737-800, SP-RSV painted in Ryanair colors operated the flight with Ryanair flight number FR 1662 from Gdansk, Poland to Vienna Schwechat. The almost six-year-old Boeing 737-800 is operated de jure by the Polish Ryanair subsidiary “Buzz”. While the working conditions and the pressure on staff at the parent […]

Apron and cargo handling at Vienna Airport awarded

“Congratulations to the airport team, who work hard every day and ensure top quality in apron and cargo handling. This award follows on from other awards that our airport has already received this year, and is therefore another nice confirmation of Vienna Airport’s performance. Especially in times of crisis, Vienna has proven itself to be […]

Change in the management of Flughafen Zürich AG

Stephan Widrig joined Flughafen Zürich AG in 1999. He was part of the airport privatization team and then continued to develop within the organisation. Important functions included the management of real estate, the construction of the new airport in Bangalore, India, responsibility for all development projects at the airport as a member of the management […]

Vienna Airport will operate CO2-neutral from January 2023

At the 41st General Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organization ICAO in Montreal, 193 countries committed to reducing CO2 emissions from civil aviation to zero by 2050. To this end, the main focus is on the accelerated introduction of new and innovative aircraft technologies, rationalized flight operations and the increased production and use of […]

KLM increases frequencies to Graz

Travelers from Styria can easily reach 167 international flight destinations via Amsterdam. The increased flight frequency from GRZ to AMS offers all business and leisure travelers an even better choice and connection to destinations in the European and international route network. The GRZ-AMS flight connection is operated by KLM with an Embraer 195 or an […]

United Airlines resumes Zurich – San Francisco service

This flight takes place every day throughout the summer season – the last departure this year is on October 30, 2022 – and has been very popular with many Swiss people in previous years. “After we were unable to serve this route in the past two years due to the corona pandemic, we are all […]

Air police are chasing several rapists in Linz

At around 5:15 p.m., four men – Afghans and Iraqis, according to the police – tried to rape a young woman near Linz’s main train station. Officers from the immigration police catch the sex offenders in the act. One of the criminals was arrested immediately, the others, who according to initial information are supposed to […]

Summer timetable: Dresden and Leipzig/Halle offer significantly more destinations

Konrad Best, Head of Business Development and Strategy “We are optimistic about the summer season. After the slump caused by the pandemic, the number of scheduled flights to domestic German and European destinations more than doubled in Leipzig/Halle and almost tripled in Dresden. We are also seeing significant growth in tourist destinations.” Leipzig/Halle AirportAthens is […]