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04 Sep 2018

BY Gary Noakes


Eurowings to quit London-Vienna route

Budget airline Eurowings will halt its Stansted-Vienna flights at the end of October when Ryanair’s Austrian brand Laudamotion moves onto the route.


Stansted-Vienna route to be axed by Eurowings as Laudamotion moves in

Lufthansa-owned Eurowings will cease operating its daily service to Stansted on October 26, two days before Laudamotion begins twice-daily services from the Austrian capital.


Laudamotion is based at Vienna and takes its name from its original founder, the Formula 1 racing driver Niki Lauda. It operated mainly as a charter airline until January this year, when it became insolvent.


A bidding war then ensued, with the Lufthansa Group showing an interest. However, Ryanair announced in March that it would acquire a 75% stake in Laudamotion and double its fleet from nine aircraft to 18.

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