Austrian LCC Niki will add its ninth aircraft, a 212-seat A321, on May 9 and has an additional nine A320 family aircraft on order for delivery by 2014 (ATWOnline, Jan. 14). "The average age of the fleet is now between 1.5 and two years," founder and majority owner Niki Lauda told ATWOnline. "Despite high oil prices, which constitute 28% of all our costs, I expect another positive year." Niki will begin serving Stockholm Arlanda on May 1 and is looking at routes from Vienna scheduled to be ...

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