Wizz Air create 36 new jobs as it announces new base at Luton Airport

WIZZ Air has today announced that they will be opening a new base at Luton Airport.

Hungarian carriers Wizz are the second largest airline to operate out of the Bedfordshire hub and have shown their commitment by opening a new base and increasing the number of routes flown from Luton by three to 42.

The introduction of the base represents an investment in the airport and the local region, with the company creating 36 direct jobs with the airline.

József Váradi, CEO of...
source: Bedforshire On Sunday

2017-02-16 12:21
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