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Airlines will launch fifteen more flights from Liszt Ferenc International this summer, operator Budapest Airport said on Tuesday.

Shanghai Airlines will start flying between Shanghai and Budapest three times a week from June 7. Wizz Air will launch a daily flight to London Gatwick, Flydubai will offer a Dubai flight, and Poland’s LOT will launch flights to Brussels and Bucharest. Air Canada Rouge’s Toronto flight and American Airlines’ Philadelphia flight will relaunch in the summer.

The flights will raise passenger capacity at the airport in the period to the end of October to 12.4 million seats.

Annualised passenger number growth slowed to 6.5 percent in the first quarter from 13.5 percent in the same period a year earlier.

featured photo by Szilárd Koszticsák/MTI