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The new summer flight schedule with numerous new features takes effect on Saturday, March 26, 2017. Austrian Airlines will launch flight service to Los Angeles, Shiraz and Gothenburg, whereas Eurowings is adding Birmingham, Madrid and Nice to its travel destinations. Moreover, Volotea, Germania, Stobart Air/Flybe, S7 and UTAir are all airlines operating from the Vienna flight hub for the first time.
New flight connections offered by Austrian Airlines and Eurowings
The Austrian home carrier will add a new destination to North America as of April 10, 2017, and operate a Boeing 777 flying from Vienna to Los Angeles, the largest city in California (USA), from Mondays to Saturdays. As of July 2, 2017 Austrian Airlines will also offer flight service four times a week to the Iranian tourist destination of Shiraz (IR). On the same day it will also expand its flight offering to Scandinavia and deploy an Embraer jet to fly to Gothenburg (S) three times each week. Eurowings also continues to expand, and will offer six weekly flights to Birmingham (GB) as well as Madrid (ES) and Nice (FR) starting in the summer of 2017.
New in Vienna: Volotea, Germania, Stobart Air/Flybe, S7 and UTAir
New airlines will also be operating from Vienna starting in the summer of 2017. Voltea will offer seasonal flight service twice a week to Nantes (FR) and Marseille (FR) and once a week to Genoa (IT). Flybe will fly in franchise with Stobart Air to London-Southend (GB) three times a week as of May 10, 2017, and the German airline Germania will also fly twice a week to Rostock (DE) on the Baltic Sea on a seasonable basis from May to September. S7 Airlines will operate an Airbus 319 for its daily flights to Moscow-Domodedovo (R). UTAair will also offer flight connections to the Russian capital, with a daily flight to Moscow-Vnukovo starting on May 17, 2017.
Seasonal flight offering on the part of Eurowings and ASL
The following destinations have been added to the summer 2017 flight schedule: Eurowings will fly once a week to Pathos (CY), Mytilene (GR) and Lamezia Therme (IT), twice weekly to Santorini (GR), Porto (P), Ibiza (ES), Samos (GR) and Malta (MLT). As of the beginning of April or May, three weekly flights will be operated to Olbia (IT) Brindisi (IT) and Kavala (GR). Flights will take off twice weekly for Zadar (HR) starting in April 2017, to be increased to three weekly flights as of May 3, 2017. ASL Airlines France will also offer seasonal flight connections again to Bordeaux (F) and Toulouse (F), serving both routes twice each week.
All information available in the online flight schedule of Vienna Airport
The summer 2017 flight schedule is valid from March 26, 2017 to October 28, 2017. All relevant details and further information on flight connections from Vienna are available on the online flight schedule of Flughafen Wien AG. Departures and arrivals up to 26 hours in advance as well as much useful information can be downloaded on the Website www.viennaairport.com.
Press Office of Flughafen Wien AG
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