Air France’s subsidiary CityJet adds flights from London City to Münster/Osnabrück in Germany.
Europe’s regional airlines face challenging future; how will bmi regional, CityJet, Minoan Air and OLT Express fare in 2013?
Europe’s regional airlines have had an interesting 2012 with some major developments scheduled for next year. Which are Europe’s leading regional airlines according to ERA and which have seen traffic grow (and fall) in 2012 so far?
Bordeaux reporting 10% growth in 2012 as easyJet, Ryanair take on Air France and Volotea launches seven routes
Bordeaux’s dedicated LCC terminal ‘billi’ has helped the airport grow its international traffic by 50% in just two years. Which new LCC has launched multiple new routes this summer? Which have been the fastest-growing major routes in 2012 and what has stimulated the growth?
Air France now flies from Lyon to Gothenburg Landvetter Airport in Sweden, reinstating the business link for Volvo and Renault Trucks.
Air France now flies to Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport from its base at Marseille Provence Airport.
Air France now flies from Marseille Provence Airport to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, which previously was operated by KLM.
Nice on target for 11 million passengers in 2012 helped by easyJet base; over 25 new services launched this year
France’s busiest regional airport is set for a record year. How has traffic grown in recent years, how seasonal is demand, and which airlines have launched new services during the last year? And which routes have seen the biggest growth in passenger demand so far in 2012?
The Middle East Big 3 (MEB3) and Turkish Airlines are growing their networks to Sub-Saharan Africa fast, but how are the big European airline groups developing in the market? What are their African network strategies? Who is the biggest in the market and who is growing the fastest?
Air France starts seasonal services from Corsican Figari to Caen in northern France.
Last year Air France announced plans to operate many more international routes from regional airports in France. Marseille was the first to benefit followed by Toulouse. But how have those new routes fared? Which have already been axed, and which were never even started?
Air France now flies from Strasbourg to Vienna, and from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Brive in southcentral France.