London Southend Airport is steadily expanding its route network into central and eastern Europe, with LCCs Ryanair and Wizz Air both announcing services from the UK airport to Bucharest. It is the first time Wizz Air has operated from Southend. The two low-cost carriers announced their respective Bucharest routes within 24 hours of each other. Wizz said Aug. 22 that it would begin a 5X-weekly service to the Romanian capital from Nov. 22, while Ryanair said the following day it would ...

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