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Airport Developments Exceed HUF 130 Bn in Budapest

May 14, 2024

Budapest Airport, the operator of the Ferenc Liszt International Airport in the Hungarian capital, launched a major development program in spring 2019, and over the past 5 years, the value of airport developments has exceeded HUF 130 billion, the company says in a statement. This spring, a new series of investments worth HUF 17 billion […]

Budapest Airport Excels at the Routes Europe Awards

May 3, 2024

Budapest Airport, the management company of the Hungarian capital’s Ferenc Liszt International Airport, scored a huge success at the Routes Europe Marketing Awards in Aarhus, Denmark. According to a statement released by the company, not only did it win the Best Airline Marketing Award in the category of airports with 5-20 million passengers, but it […]

New Network of Refueling Stations for Trucks

Apr 30, 2024

Eurowag is building a network of refueling stations on Europe's main transit routes, with services available exclusively for trucks, the company told MTI on Tuesday. The Eurowag Prime Network already comprises 70 service stations in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Spain, Italy, France, Benelux, Northern Europe, the Baltic States, the Balkans, Austria and […]

Further Digitalization at BUD Cargo and Airport Logistics

Apr 20, 2024

Budapest Airport, the management company of the Hungarian capital’s Ferenc Liszt International Airport is providing its partners with a new competitive advantage, by introducing a state-of-the-art digital solution, the company says in its latest bulletin. By using a new, cloud-based Cargo Community System, all players in the air cargo value chain can make their business […]

Budapest Has the 'Best Airport in Eastern Europe'

Apr 18, 2024

The Ferenc Liszt International Airport of the Hungarian capital has once again won Skytrax’s “Best Airport in Eastern Europe” award at the World Airport Awards. This year marks the eleventh time in a row that it has earned the prestigious accolade, based on passenger feedback, the management company Budapest Airport says in a statement. The […]

Alstom Investment in Mátranovák

Apr 11, 2024

As part of the HUF six billion development by the French engineering concern, modern machines were purchased, which can increase the production capacity by 40%. According to a government decision, 20% of the development amount is covered by Hungarian taxpayers. Alstom told MTI on Wednesday that the investment amount will be used to modernize its […]

New Cargo Service Between Shenzhen and Budapest

Apr 1, 2024

A direct service by the Chinese logistics company Sinotrans between Shenzhen and Budapest, available from the end of March, offers a one-way capacity of more than 170 tons of air cargo per week, the site reports. According to a statement from Shenzhen Airport, the first Sinotrans cargo flight took off from Shenzhen in Kuangtung […]

Stadler Intercity Electric Multiple Units for GYSEV

Mar 27, 2024

Stadler and Győr-Sopron-Ebenfurti Vasút (GYSEV) Plc. have signed a contract for the supply of nine plus optionally four FLIRT Intercity electric multiple units. The vehicles will be operated by the railway company on the Sopron-Budapest and Szombathely-Budapest routes from 2027, Stadler Trains Hungary Plc. informed MTI on Wednesday. In the statement, the signing of the […]

Malta's Universal Air to Start Flights from Pécs Next Week

Mar 22, 2024

The Maltese airline Universal Air will operate two flights a week on the Malta-Pécs-Munich route from March 26, the company told MTI on Thursday. The company said in a statement that its flights using the Pécs airport will operate on the Malta-Munich route on Tuesdays and Fridays between March 26 and October 22, with a […]

GreenGo Car Sharing Expands Service Area in the Capital

Feb 27, 2024

GreenGo has added five new locations to its existing service area in Budapest, making car-sharing more accessible to around 300,000 residents, GreenGo told MTI on Tuesday. GreenGo cars can now be parked, rented and locked in outer districts like Csepel, Pesterzsébet, Pesthidegkút, Budaörs and Budafok, for example. The company stressed that their vehicles can be […]

Average Age of Wizz Air Fleet Decreases

Feb 20, 2024

The 200th aircraft has arrived in Wizz Air's fleet, reducing the average age of the airline's fleet to 4.2 years, the company told MTI on Tuesday. The new Airbus A321neo will be based at London-Luton Airport. The Airbus A321neo aircraft's avionics offer significant environmental benefits. The model can now fly on up to 50% sustainable […]

New Phase in BUD Cargo City Development Completed

Feb 19, 2024

Since last August, double capacity has been available on the apron of the BUD Cargo City, enabling the concurrent handling of four code F aircraft. In December, another milestone was reached in the development of the complex, and February saw the handover of the 10,000 square meters of new warehouse space, which, together with offices […]

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More And More People Are Using Car-Sharing in Hungary

Feb 15, 2024

Driving habits are changing, with 25-30% more people using car-sharing last year than a year earlier, the Future Mobility Alliance told MTI on Thursday. According to their data, vehicles by the three big Hungarian carsharing providers – GreenGo, wigo and Mol Limo – have covered more than 70 million kilometers with their cars since their […]

2023, a Very Successful Year for Budapest Airport

Jan 20, 2024

Despite the numerous challenges it had in store, 2023 was one of the most successful years in the history of Budapest Airport, the management company of the Hungarian capital's Ferenc Liszt International Airport A statement by the company stress that passenger traffic exceeded expectations last year, with 14.7 million passengers using Ferenc Liszt International Airport, […]

Wizz Air Carried Over 60 Million Passengers Last Year

Jan 19, 2024

Low-cost airliner Wizz Air has broken its previous passenger record in 2023, carrying more than 60.3 million passengers last year, an increase of around 32% compared to 2022; in Hungary, this represents 5.2 million passengers and a 29% increase compared to the previous year, the airline told MTI on Friday. In 2023, Wizz Air launched […]

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