SmartWings

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SmartWings
Smart Wings logo.png
Founded 2004
Operating bases Václav Havel Airport Prague
Fleet size 24
Destinations 27
Parent company Travel Service
Headquarters Prague, Czech Republic
Website smartwings.com

SmartWings is a low-cost brand of the Czech airline Travel Service.[1] Travel Service operates scheduled flights to several European metropolitan and leisure destinations under the brand from its base at Václav Havel Airport Prague.[2]

History[edit]

The brand was established in 2004 by Travel Service, which specialized in leisure charter flights back then, to offer low-cost scheduled flights. For example, after the bankruptcy of SkyEurope, the company started scheduled services to Paris and Rome.

Destinations[edit]

Fleet[edit]

A SmartWings branded Boeing 737-800 operated by Travel Service

SmartWings is not an airline with an air operator's certificate, thus all flights are operated by aircraft's of its parent company, Travel Service. The fleet of Travel Service is based mainly on the Boeing 737NG[3]

Travel Service fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers Notes
C Y Total
Boeing 737-700 2 148 148
Boeing 737-800 19 3 18 150 168 One is leased from MIAT, two from AirExplore and one from Corendon,

another eight leased to other airlines,

3 new aircraft's will be delivered in May 2017

189 189
Boeing 737-900ER 2 212 212
Boeing 737 MAX 8 30 189 189 Deliveries start in early 2018
Airbus A320-200 1 180 180 Leased from SmartLynx for summer season 2017
Total 24 33

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About SmartWings". smartwings.com. Retrieved 9 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Contact." Smart Wings. Retrieved on 19 February 2012. "Office at Prague airport K letisti 1068/30 160 08 Praha 6 Czech Republic"
  3. ^ "SmartWings Fleet Details and History". Planespotters.net. 31 January 2017. Retrieved 31 January 2017. 

External links[edit]

Media related to SmartWings at Wikimedia Commons