Hungarian low cost airline Wizz Air will temporarily suspend all flights from the Tuzla International Airport as of Tuesday, March 17.

Media reported that suspension of flights would be introduced as a precautionary measure aimed at preventing the spread of the COVID-19 infections.  

According to preliminary information, the company is expected to resume Tuzla operations on Monday, April 6.

Wizz Air is the only airline operating scheduled flights out of Tuzla. The airline currently maintains twelve routes to five countries from the Tuzla International Airport: Dortmund, Cologne, Friedrichshafen, Berlin Schönefeld, Baden-Baden, Memmingen, Frankfurt Hahn (Germany), Billund (Denmark), Eindhoven (the Netherlands), Basel Mulhouse (France), Gothenburg and Malmö (Sweden).

Regular flights to Vienna (Austria), Växjö and Stockholm (Sweden) were supposed to be introduced on March 29, at the beginning of the summer season, while charter flights to Antalya (Turkey) were expected to operate on Tuesdays and Fridays between June and the second half of September.