Eurowings, founded in 1993, is a German budget airline based in Düsseldorf, Germany. The carrier is a subsidiary of the Lufthansa Group, modelled on its partner Germanwings, on behalf of which it operated until October 2014. In 2015 the two companies merged and since then both have been operating under the Eurowings brand. The carrier flies to over 130 domestic and European destinations and serves several long-haul routes as well. The most popular cities include: Amsterdam, Budapest, Geneva, Paris, Prague, Stockholm, Vienna, Zurich.