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Niki Airbus A320-214
Niki
Office Park 1, Top B03
A-1300 Vienna Airport
AUSTRIA

Tel.: +43 1 7007 32043
Fax: +43 1 7012 6470
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.flyniki.com

Owner: NL Luftfahrt (50.1%); Air Berlin (49.9%)
Base: Vienna (VIE)
Hubs: -
Start of ops: November 2003
Alliances: S7 Airlines, Air Berlin
Niki operates this equipment: Executives:
  • (3) x Airbus A319 ( planned)
  • 11 x Airbus A320
  • 4 x Airbus A321
  • 4 x Embraer ERJ-190
Chief Executive:
Chief Financial Officer:
Head of Flight ops:
Christian Lesjak
Gottfried Neumeister
Peter Esther

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Niki NL Luftfahrt HG NLY Austria Wien 2004-
24% acquired in 2004 by Air-Berlin, increased on 17/2/10 to 49.9%; to 100% in 11/11 and to be transferred to a Austrian trust. Joined OpenWorld alliance as an associated member (announced 26/7/10, effective 20/3/12). Will repaint all aircraft in Air-Berlin colours (announced 7/5/12)
flyNiki FlyNiki HG AYP Austria Wien 2003-2004
Aero Lloyd Austria   HG AYP Austria Wien 2003-2003
Formed by Aero Lloyd. Ceased ops after parent company filed for insolvency. Purchased by Nikki Lauda for restart in late 2003 with 2 A320's, dba flyNiki

Niki, also known as flyNiki is an airline headquartered at Vienna International Airport in Schwechat, Wien-Umgebung, Austria. It operates services to leisure destinations in Europe and Egypt from Vienna, Salzburg and Friedrichshafen on behalf of tour operator Neckermann Reisen.
In 2003 Niki Lauda acquired the former Aero Lloyd Austria operation. The airline started ops on 28 November 2003 with the temporary name FlyNiki. On 9 January 2004, Niki announced cooperation with Air Berlin. The two airlines call their cooperation "the first European low-cost airliner alliance". Russian carrier S7 Airlines is planned to join. The airline is partially owned by Air Berlin (24%) and Niki Lauda.

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