Articles Tagged ‘Air Corsica’

CONNECT 2017 Ajaccio – 70 airlines and 250 airports expected

CONNECT 2017 Ajaccio – 70 airlines and 250 airports expected

Taking place on the island of Corsica between 22 and 24 February, CONNECT 2017 is expected to attract 65 airlines and 250 airports. As always, anna.aero will be there to produce its world famous conference magazines, and Chief Analyst Ralph Anker will also be leading a series of panel discussions, as well as giving his expert overview […]

Ajaccio Airport sees international traffic quadruple; low-cost traffic accounts for 26% of passengers; gearing up to host CONNECT 2017

Ajaccio Airport sees international traffic quadruple; low-cost traffic accounts for 26% of passengers; gearing up to host CONNECT 2017

Serving the capital of Corsica, Ajaccio Airport has seen its annual traffic grow by 39% during the past decade, with traffic for 2016 (January-November) up 4.3%. The biggest development however is in the low-cost market, which now contributes 26% of the airport’s passengers. To learn more about traffic development of this year’s CONNECT conference host, […]

Air Corsica looking for international market opportunities; Ajaccio is carrier's number one airport; has fleet of 11 aircraft

Air Corsica looking for international market opportunities; Ajaccio is carrier’s number one airport; has fleet of 11 aircraft

Air Corsica is based at the Corsican airport of Ajaccio, and it is the official carrier of CONNECT 2017. anna.aero caught up with the airline’s Hervé Pierret, Member of Management Board, to find out more about its operation and to see why it is so keen to expand its international presence.


Air France still dominant in French domestic market but easyJet, Volotea and newcomer Fly KISS all gaining ground slowly

Air France still dominant in French domestic market but easyJet, Volotea and newcomer Fly KISS all gaining ground slowly

We look back at the last decade and see how market shares have shifted in the French domestic market. Plus an analysis of the growth in traffic on the leading regional French domestic routes as LCCs have made their presence felt since 2008.

Corsica’s airports pass 3-million mark; Ajaccio and Bastia both report double-digit growth in 2013

Corsica’s airports pass 3-million mark; Ajaccio and Bastia both report double-digit growth in 2013

The four commercial airports serving the French island of Corsica saw total traffic grow by almost 8% last year, the highest rate of growth since 1998. We determine the seasonality scores of three of the four airports, and reveal which airlines are contributing to the island’s range of over 30 new services this summer.

Air Corsica takes on easyJet on Bastia to Lyon route

Air Corsica takes on easyJet on Bastia to Lyon route

Air Corsica begins its second route into Lyon, following Ajaccio, with Bastia link.


Air Corsica links Liege with Ajaccio and Bastia

Air Corsica links Liege with Ajaccio and Bastia

Air Corsica starts its first services to Belgium with a link to Liege

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 - entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 – entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Valencia Airport won the Cake of the Week Vote S14 Part 1 for Lufthansa’s Valencia to Frankfurt cake with a convincing win over the favourite – a Malta-London Gatwick cake for British Airways. There are 24 more cakes to choose from this week including an Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate cake which bears a striking […]

Air Corsica launches its fifth service from Bastia

Air Corsica launches its fifth service from Bastia

Air Corsica now links Bastia to Nantes with twice-weekly flights, utilising its A320s and competing with Volotea.


Lille Airport (+21.3%) leads French traffic growth of 1.3% in 2013; Air France still growing on domestic routes

Lille Airport (+21.3%) leads French traffic growth of 1.3% in 2013; Air France still growing on domestic routes

With monthly traffic data available from 14 of the top 15 airports, we take a closer look at the latest developments in the French market. We reveal which which airports have been growing fastest, and which are having a tougher year. We also take a closer look at the leading French domestic routes, and what […]

Air Corsica starts seasonal services from Figari to Nantes

Air Corsica starts seasonal services from Figari to Nantes

Air Corsica launches weekly services from Figari Airport in Corsica to Nantes Airport.

Ajaccio's 50% growth in international traffic in 2012

Ajaccio’s 50% growth in international traffic in 2012

Serving the capital of the French island of Corsica, Ajaccio Napolean Bonaparte Airport, is the largest of the four international airports on the Mediterranean island. While the airport is showing steady growth, its extreme seasonality represents an annual challenge to the management.