Latest Airline Route News
The low-cost airline easyJet launched a new route between Glasgow and Jersey as well as from London Gatwick to Catania in Sicily.
The South Korean airline Jeju Air now flies three times a week between the tropical island Jeju and Osaka Kansai in Japan.
Canada’s low-cost carrier WestJet now operates daily flights between Vancouver in British Columbia and Santa Ana, Orange County, California.
Porter Airlines has launched a new route within Ontario from its Toronto City base. The airline now flies Windsor at the U.S. border, neighbouring Detroit, Michigan.
Ahead of airberlin’s accession into the alliance oneworld, the German airline now connects its Berlin Tegel base with American Airlines’ New York JFK hub.
American Airlines now flies daily between its Chicago O’Hare hub and that of its alliance partner Finnair, Finland’s capital Helsinki.
The Czech national airline now flies to Lviv in western Ukraine as well as Poprad-Tatry in the Slovakian mountains, again linking the airport with Prague.
Skyways, which just announced that it is acquiring City Airline in Gothenburg, has launched flights from Sweden’s second city to Riga and Sundsvall.
The Spanish low-cost airline Vueling now flies to Mallorca from Amsterdam Schiphol and Paris Orly, competing with airberlin, Transavia.com and Air Europa.
Half of this week’s new routes were launched by the low-cost carrier Ryanair, which among others added routes to Kos, Rhodes and Thessaloniki in Greece.
Germany’s airberlin now flies to Verona by Lake Garda in northern Italy, as well as between Palma de Mallorca and Friedrichshafen and Weeze in Germany.
The Channel Island airline Blue Islands now flies between Jersey and London City Airport, targeting business traffic between the island and the UK capital.