SkyEurope Airlines confirmed yesterday that it will turn Vienna into its principal base beginning Oct. 28. The LCC launched service from the airport in March and said it was prepared to challenge Austrian Airlines (ATWOnline, May 2). SkyEurope will increase its VIE fleet from two 737-700s to four and add flights to 12 destinations while boosting frequencies on existing routes like Amsterdam and Sofia. It eventually plans to fly to 24 airports from VIE and carry 2.1 million passengers a year, ...

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