Articles Tagged ‘Air Corsica’

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.

Air France’s HOP! leaves CityJet without a leg to stand on

Air France’s HOP! leaves CityJet without a leg to stand on

From S’13, HOP! will operate 530 daily flights to 136 destinations across 15 countries for parent Air France.


Air Corsica launches two new routes to Rome Fiumicino Airport in Italy

Air Corsica launches two new routes to Rome Fiumicino Airport in Italy

Air Corsica again operates international flights, having launched new routes to Rome Fiumicino Airport in Italy.

New airline routes launched (15-21 February 2011)

New airline routes launched (15-21 February 2011)

The last week has been busy, with 56 new routes starting. But which single airline launched 20 routes as it opened two bases? Which island nation attracted three new routes? Which route resumed after a hiatus of over five-years? Which busy domestic route got a low-cost carrier to compete? And which capital city airport got […]

New airline routes launched (8-14 February 2011)

New airline routes launched (8-14 February 2011)

16 new routes launched across the world in the last week, mostly with low frequencies. But which airline added three new routes, both domestic and international, all with at least daily frequencies? Which low-cost carriers began serving two Asian cities’ capital cities? And which long-haul airline launched its second European route?