In 2018 more than 8.8 million passengers used the services of air transporter Smartwings and its subsidiaries. This represents a y/y increase of 7.5 %. The group transported a further 1.3 million passengers on flights for other transporters. It completed a record 72,405 flights in total and its aircraft landed at 434 airports around the world. The consolidated revenues of Smartwings Group should according to estimates total CZK 30 billion. As part of the expansion to other markets the transporter has increased the number of bases for its flights from 12 to 14 in 8 countries. Along with this Smartwings Group has launched the modernization of its fleet, to which it added six Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft. It will receive a further 15 new aircraft of this type in 2019. Its fleet now includes 61 aircraft.
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