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Friday, August 18, 2017

✈Record day for Sarajevo Airport!


Sarajevo International Airport will record today its busiest day year to date. Total of 60 air operations will be handled at the airport today: 52 regular and charter flights and 6 cargo and GA flights. Total number of available seats on all flights today is around 8.000. The airport should record around 7.000 passengers using the airport in 24 hours’ period.

ARRIVALS
DEPARTURES






Source: Flying Bosnian and SIA

Thursday, August 17, 2017

✈Bosnia and Herzegovina-Sweden half yearly air traffic report

Traffic data for air travel between Bosnia-Herzegovina and Sweden for the first six months of 2017.

Sweden is third largest market for air travel from/to Bosnia-Herzegovina. In the first half of the year all routes to/from Sweden to Bosnia-Herzegovina have recorded increase in passengers. Five destinations in Sweden are served from Sarajevo and Tuzla. At the beginning of the year Wizz Air has converted its summer  seasonal service from Tuzla to Stockholm Skavsta Airport to year-round due to increased demand for the flights. In March of this year Wizz Air has added  its fourth destination in Sweden, Tuzla-Vaxjo is served with two weekly flights. Tuzla- Malmo flights have increased this summer from 4 to 5 weekly and Tuzla-Goeteborg from 3 to 4 weekly. Increased frequencies are scheduled for peak summer months only.  

Table bellow is showing data for passengers traveled between two countries on all routes. Data for Stockholm Skavsta and Vaxjo Airports is incomplete and will be updated (Stockholm Skavsta route was reintroduced as year-round on 26.03.2017, no flights were operated during January-March). Tuzla-Vaxjo flights started 28.03.2017. 

Bosnia and Herzegovina - Sweden 2017 air traffic report
(January-June)


Jan-Mar
Apr-Jun
Total PAX
1H 2017
Total PAX
1H 2016
Change
%
Sarajevo
(SJJ)
Stockholm
(ARN)
4.493
7.692
12.185
10.582
+15,14%
Tuzla
(TZL)
Goteborg
(GOT)
8.823
13.837
22.660
21.017
+7,81%
Tuzla
(TZL)
Malmo
(MMX)
9.146
15.633
24.779
19.311
+28,31%
Tuzla
(TZL)
Stockholm
(NYO)
Info NA
Info NA
Info NA
12.365

Tuzla
(TZL)
Vaxjo
(VXO)
Info NA
Info NA
Info NA
No flights



22.462
37.162
59.624
63.275

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Bosnia and Herzegovina - Sweden 2016 air traffic report



Jan-Mar
Apr-Jun
Jul-Sep
Oct-Dec
Total
Sarajevo
(SJJ)
Stockholm
(ARN)
3.978
6.604
8.243
4.248
23.073
Tuzla
(TZL)
Goteborg
(GOT)
8.617
12.400
12.419
9.555
42.991
Tuzla
(TZL)
Malmo
(MMX)
7.668
11.643
13.531
11.711
44.553
Tuzla
(TZL)
Stockholm
(NYO)
5.101
7.264
7.845
2.024
22.234


25.364
37.911
42.038
27.538
132.851
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 2017 (Jan-Jun)

 2016

 2015




Source: Flying Bosnian

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

✈Statistics data for London Luton-Tuzla flights


Statistics data for London Luton-Tuzla flights for the first half of the year. Due to low demand in winter months, Wizz Air has decided to convert the route to summer seasonal only.


YEAR 2017
Month
Number of passengers
Number of flights
Average
CLF %
January
1.521
10
84,50%
February
1.032
8
71,66%
March
1.099
10
61,05%
April
2.443
20
67,86%
May
2.261
18
70,00%
June
2.032
16
70,55%
TOTAL 2017
10.937
82
74,09%

Data collected and published by the UK CAA

Source:Flying Bosnian

✈WizzAir Tuzla seasonal changes from Sep 2017


WizzAir in Fall and Winter season is adjusting service at Tuzla, as selected routes being converted to seasonal service (summer-only), while selected routes sees frequency adjustment. Planned changes as follow.

Tuzla – Bratislava eff 18SEP17 Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly. Service suspended from 29OCT17
Tuzla – Eindhoven eff 18SEP17 Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly (Frequency identical to W16/17)
Tuzla – Friedrichshafen eff 18SEP17 Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly (Frequency identical to W16/17)
Tuzla – Frankfurt Hahn eff 18SEP17 Reduce from 3 to 2 weekly (Frequency identical to W16/17)
Tuzla – Gothenburg eff 18SEP17 Reduce from 4 to 3 weekly (Frequency identical to W16/17)
Tuzla – London Luton eff 29OCT17 2 weekly service suspended

Tuzla – Malmo eff 18SEP17 Reduce from 5 to 4 weekly (Frequency identical to W16/17)

Tuzla – Nuremberg eff 29OCT17 2 weekly service suspended

Bratislava, London Luton and Nuremberg will restart in April of 2018 as seasonal service (summer-only).


Source: Routes Online

Friday, August 11, 2017

✈Hajj charter flights from Sarajevo Int. Airport

Great Mosque of Mecca (photo by Beyt-i Haram Flickr)
The fifth pillar of Islam is to make a pilgrimage (Hajj) to Mecca, in Saudi Arabia, at least once in one's lifetime. This pillar is obligatory for every Muslim, male or female, provided that he/she is physically and financially able to do so. This year a total of 10 flights will depart from Sarajevo International Airport carrying 1.800 pilgrims to Saudi Arabia. The number of pilgrims this year has increased by 400 people, last year eight round-trip flights were operated with 1.400 pilgrims on board. All flights will be operated by Turkish charter airline Free Bird Airlines using Airbus 320 aircraft. 

Flight schedule Sarajevo-Medina
DATE
FLIGHT 
DEPARTING
SARAJEVO
AIRCRAFT
17/08/2017
FHY 8470 to Medina
07:30
Airbus 320
17/08/2017
FHY 8472 to Medina
19:45
Airbus 320
17/08/2017
FHY 8156 to Medina
21:10
Airbus 320
18/08/2017
FHY 8474 to Medina
07:25
Airbus 320
18/08/2017
FHY 8068 to Medina
09:10
Airbus 320
18/08/2017
FHY 8476 to Medina
20:00
Airbus 320
19/08/2017
FHY 8478 to Medina
07:50
Airbus 320
19/08/2017
FHY 8070 to Medina
13:10
Airbus 320
19/08/2017
FHY 8480 to Medina
19:50
Airbus 320
20/08/2017
FHY 8072 to Medina
07:50
Airbus 320

Schedule for returning flights Jeddah-Sarajevo will be published by the end of this month.

Source: Flying Bosnian