TAV AND WIZZ AIR ANNOUNCE: NEW ROUTE LOW-FARE ROUTE

TAV AND WIZZ AIR ANNOUNCE: NEW ROUTE LOW-FARE ROUTE

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe and one of Europe’s fastest growing airlines, and TAV Macedonia, the company operating Skopje and Ohrid Airports, announced a new route from Ohrid to Europe’s popular travel destination, Vienna. The upcoming low-fare WIZZ connection is commencing on 15 November with 3 weekly frequencies on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday creating great opportunities for Macedonian travelers to discover one of Europe’s cultural centers from just EUR 19.99*/ MKD 1199 *.

The Austrian Capital will be the perfect destination for travelers looking to discover the baroque streetscapes and imperial palaces. Vienna's artistic and musical masterpieces alongside its coffee-house culture and vibrant and colorful scenes will offer an array of leisure activities to its visitors.

Responding to its customers’ demand and looking to create more truly affordable travel opportunities, WIZZ’s is further diversifying its network from Macedonia, offering in 2018 a total of 30 routes to 14 countries available from 2 Macedonian airports that will further contribute to the increasing inbound and outbound tourism and improve business ties between the countries.

Sorina Ratz, Corporate Communications Manager at Wizz Air said:

As the hometown airline of Macedonia, Wizz Air is always looking to expand its network and provide truly affordable travel opportunities always paired with excellent on-board service to even more customers. Today, we are announcing a long-awaited route to Vienna from Ohrid, commencing on 15 November 2018, which will be perfect holiday destinations for our passengers. Our dedicated crew is looking forward to welcoming new and existing passengers on board of our fleet to any of the destinations available from Ohrid!”

TAV Macedonia General Manager, Alper Ersoy, stated:

„We are very happy to add Vienna as another regular destination from Ohrid Airport, with a frequency of 3 flights per week. Vienna is going to be the 4th year round route from Ohrid, after Zurich, Basel and London. Along with the other 3 new seasonal destinations announced to be launched in the upcoming summer season, we are sure that it will contribute to a significant increase of air traffic at Ohrid Airport in 2018”

Covid19: Travel Safe

Aviation is a highly regulated industry due to the global character of the business. In Turkey, the precautions to be taken at airports against COVID-19 are defined in the “Airports Pandemic Precautions and Certification Circular”, issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (SHGM). We have implemented these precautions fully at our airport.

As TAV Airports, our global footprint reaches 100 airports in 30 countries. Through this know-how, we have implemented precautions that go beyond legal requirements. Our staff is trained regarding the new regulations and code of conduct.

The precautions taken at our airport can be grouped under three main areas.

Firstly, we have mapped the movement of passengers and staff inside the airport and configured a flow that would enable everyone to keep safe physical distance with other in every step of the way. Secondly, we have increased the frequency of disinfection and hygiene works. Thirdly, we have made arrangements to minimize contact between passengers and airport staff.

To protect yourself and others, you are required to wear a mask at all times during your journey in the airport. Passengers without a mask will not be allowed inside the terminal and will not be able to board the plane. Irregularity to comply with this rule may result in penalties.

We kindly remind you to wear a mask during your trip to and from the airport with public transportation.

No, you can still check-in to your flight when you arrive at the terminal. On the other hand, for a faster and safer experience, we recommend to complete your online check-in before arriving at the terminal, whenever possible.

We have implemented signage for you to keep your physical distance with others during security control. Please adhere to directions.

X-ray machines and trays are disinfected frequently.

Your body temperature will be checked with thermal cameras upon entering the terminal. Anyone with a body temperature above 37.5C will be directed to the health authorities. We kindly remind you to put on your mask before entering the terminal building.

Until further notice, only passengers and airport staff will be allowed inside the terminal. Please wait in the carpark to welcome guests.

We recommend that you arrive at the airport at least 2 hours before your flight for domestic flights, and 3 hours for international flights.

The lounges at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

During this phase, some facilities at our airport may be closed to service. For detailed information: www.primeclass.com.tr

The F&B points at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage. Wearing a mask is obligatory at F&B points.

F&B areas, kitchens and storage areas are frequently disinfected.

We recommend using contactless payment options.

The duty-free at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage. Wearing a mask is obligatory at duty-free shops.

Duty-free areas and storage areas are frequently disinfected.

We recommend using contactless payment options.

The prayer areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

All waiting areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

Boarding will begin from the back of the aircraft and proceed to front row seats. Please wait for your turn.

Boarding pass and ID checks are configured to minimize contact with others.

Passengers without masks won’t be allowed to board the airplane.

International arrival passengers will have their body temperatures checked and in case of suspicion, passengers will be directed to the health units.

All arrival areas at our airport are configured as for you to keep your safe physical distance with others. Please follow instructions and signage.

Baggage conveyor systems are disinfected frequently.