Articles Tagged ‘Air France’

Air France's latest network strategy sees creation of HOP!, growth at transavia.com France, and axing of 29 routes

Air France’s latest network strategy sees creation of HOP!, growth at transavia.com France, and axing of 29 routes

This week’s “route droppings” analysis focuses on Air France. We pick our way through the complexities of airline codes to reveal which 29 routes have been dumped, and how the loss of one of these routes has had an unexpected impact at one of the airports involved.

Air France adds seasonal services from Paris CDG to Minneapolis/St Paul

Air France adds seasonal services from Paris CDG to Minneapolis/St Paul

Air France inaugurates seasonal flights from Paris CDG Airport to Minneapolis/St Paul, MN in cooperation with Delta Air Lines.

Denmark’s double celebration in 2014 – Eurovision hosts and airports to break 30m

Denmark’s double celebration in 2014 – Eurovision hosts and airports to break 30m

Denmark will be hosting Eurovision 2014 after Emmelie de Forest won the 2013 contest in Malmö at the weekend. The influx of foreign visitors expected for the 39-country, Europe-wide song contest may well be the additional traffic boost that sees Denmark’s airports top 30 million annual passengers for the first time next year.


HOP! continues domestic expansion

HOP! continues domestic expansion

HOP! launches flights from Lille to Figari.

Air France challenging Iberia and TAP Portugal to be number one carrier in Europe - South America market

Air France challenging Iberia and TAP Portugal to be number one carrier in Europe – South America market

Air France began flights to Montevideo (Uruguay) this week, its ninth destination in South America. Only TAP Portugal serves more points in South America from Europe with 11. European carriers have 75% of the non-stop market, with KLM and Lufthansa the fastest-growing.

Air France enhances Paris network with Montevideo and Kuala Lumpur services

Air France enhances Paris network with Montevideo and Kuala Lumpur services

Air France launched four-weekly service to Montevideo via Buenos Aires and thrice-weekly flights to Kuala Lumpur, both from Paris CDG.


Air France increases international offering from Paris Orly

Air France increases international offering from Paris Orly

Air France launches flights from Paris Orly to Casablanca and Istanbul Atatürk.

Cuba lights a cigar to celebrate 18% annual growth; Sunwing #1 carrier

Cuba lights a cigar to celebrate 18% annual growth; Sunwing #1 carrier

Due to the US economic embargo on Cuba which has lasted for nearly 50 years, there are no scheduled flights between the two nations. So which nation is the top country market?

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.


Nürnberg Airport welcomes Ryanair and new Air France London City service; airberlin downsizes

Nürnberg Airport welcomes Ryanair and new Air France London City service; airberlin downsizes

Oompah Oompah: Nuremberg Airport’s network will receive a bit of oomph this year with the arrival of two new links to London, one from Ryanair (daily to Stansted) and the other from CityJet (double daily to London City), launched this week.

Air France and Bengaluru Christmas surprise for their passengers; AirAsia promotes women's tennis

Air France and Bengaluru Christmas surprise for their passengers; AirAsia promotes women’s tennis

In this week’s portion of Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports on the latest happenings from India and Malaysia.

World’s airlines already announced over 900 routes for 2013; Barcelona Airport #1 in the world for new services

World’s airlines already announced over 900 routes for 2013; Barcelona Airport #1 in the world for new services

Despite the global economic malaise, 2012 was a record-breaking year for route development. In 2013, Ryanair and Southwest are amongst the airline “usual suspects” with the most additional services on their respective new routes list.