“„Germanwings” was founded on 27th October 2002 as a German budget airline. “Eurowings Luftverkehrs AG” is its shareholder. The administration office of the company is in Cologne and its home airport is Cologne/Bonn. There are more than one thousand employees in the company and it has 27 Airbus A319/A320 aircrafts.
7.1 million passengers chose “Germanwings” in 2006; the turnover of the company was 560 million euros.
All “Germanwings” flights in Europe have prices starting from 19 euros, including airport tax.