Another low-cost airline, Laudamotion (Austria), will begin flying to Ukraine on February 1. Laudamotion is a subsidiary of the Ryanair low-cost airline, the CFTS portal reports, citing the Austrian aviation portal, austrianaviation.net.
According to the Austrian aviation portal, Laudamotion will launch flights from Vienna to Stuttgart, Marrakesh, the Greek islands of Kos, Corfu, Zakynthos, Rhodes, Mykonos, and Crete, as well as to Kyiv (Boryspil).
Kyiv is on the map of Laudamotion routes that was made public by Austrian journalists. Flights to Kyiv will be operated five times a week (on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays).
However, tickets for Vienna-Kyiv flights are not yet on sale on the carrier’s website. In addition, the airline has not yet made an official statement regarding launch of the flights.
As the CFTS portal reported, Ryanair acquired a 24.9% stake in Laudamotion in spring this year. Its shares in the airline will increase to 75% subject to approval by the EU Competition Authority.