Articles Tagged ‘Air France’

Moroccan growth stalls after traffic doubles in six years; Ryanair still #2 despite plans to cut 34 flights this winter

Moroccan growth stalls after traffic doubles in six years; Ryanair still #2 despite plans to cut 34 flights this winter

Passenger numbers at Morocco’s airports have been falling in recent months but which market segments have been suffering the most? Which are the country’s leading airports and airlines and which new routes have already been announced for 2012? And what do Ryanair’s cutbacks really mean for the country?

Grounding planes in winter improves profitability: The new network planning reality explored among Europe’s airlines

Grounding planes in winter improves profitability: The new network planning reality explored among Europe’s airlines

We all know about Ryanair grounding 80 aircraft last winter but by how much did other European LCCs cut their capacity between July 2011 and January 2012? How does this compare with the year before? And how much have Europe’s legacy carriers started to follow this behaviour?

Air France launches four regional routes to Corsica and Italy

Air France launches four regional routes to Corsica and Italy

Air France now flies from Lyon to Bastia and Naples as well as from Strasbourg to Ajaccio and Rome Fiumicino.


Air France launches second route to Budapest Airport in Hungary

Air France launches second route to Budapest Airport in Hungary

Air France now flies from Lyon in France to Budapest, the capital of Hungary.

Air France launches third German destination from Marseille

Air France launches third German destination from Marseille

Air France commences twice-weekly services from Marseille to Berlin Tegel.

Air France launches new route between Deauville and Montpellier

Air France launches new route between Deauville and Montpellier

Air France now flies the domestic route from Deauville in Normandy to Montpellier by the Mediterranean Sea.


Which routes have Europe's Big 3 flag carriers (Air France, British Airways and Lufthansa) stopped operating recently?

Which routes have Europe’s Big 3 flag carriers (Air France, British Airways and Lufthansa) stopped operating recently?

Airlines and airports love to tell the world about new routes but are understandably less forthcoming when they decide to drop routes. We take a closer look at which routes Europe’s Big 3 legacy carriers have removed from their schedules for this summer and what this means for those routes.

Air France Regional launches six domestic routes; adds Strasbourg to Venice

Air France Regional launches six domestic routes; adds Strasbourg to Venice

Air France adds six domestic services; starts flying from Strasbourg to Venice.

Venice Airport welcomes over 50 new services in 2012; Volotea leads way followed by Air One and easyJet

Venice Airport welcomes over 50 new services in 2012; Volotea leads way followed by Air One and easyJet

After a traffic boost last summer due to the temporary closure (for repairs) of nearby Treviso airport, Venice is now welcoming over 50 new services in its own right this summer. But how has traffic developed over the last decade, and which airlines are starting which services this summer?


Wuhan celebrates anna.aero’s RotW award; Oslo Torp welcomes 10-millionth Ryanair passenger

Wuhan celebrates anna.aero’s RotW award; Oslo Torp welcomes 10-millionth Ryanair passenger

Which Chinese airport celebrates winning an anna.aero award? But which European airport has also had reasons to celebrate in the last week? And which Chinese carrier announced the first Canadian route from Chengdu?

Air France launches new route to Wuhan in China

Air France launches new route to Wuhan in China

Air France now flies to Wuhan in China from its Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport hub, providing an ideal link for the automobile industry.

Air France continues expanding Nice and Toulouse bases

Air France continues expanding Nice and Toulouse bases

Air France now flies between Nantes and Ajaccio in Corsica. The airline has also launched new routes from Nice and Toulouse airports.