Central and Eastern European LCC Wizz Air reported a third-quarter net profit of €14 million ($16.8 million), down 57% on the year-ago period, despite strong ticket and ancillary revenues as well as passenger growth. Revenue for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2017 was €422.9 million, up 24% year-over-year (YOY). Operating expenses climbed 25.4% YOY to €408.2 million, reflecting sharp rises in labor and fuel expenses (up 28.6% and 33.4%, respectively). Wizz Air’s ...

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