- Hungarian-based budget carrier Wizz Air boosted passenger numbers in July by 23%, as it added new routes to Moldova, Romania, the UK and Austria.

Passenger numbers for the month jumped to around 3.38m, as the airline expanded its flying capacity by 22% to 3.64m seats.

Wizz Air's load fact, a proportion of how many seats its filled on its flights, rose 0.8 percentage points to 95.4%.

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