Articles Tagged ‘Air France’

Air France reveals details of regional expansion plans; six new routes for Nice, 16 new routes for Toulouse in 2012

Air France reveals details of regional expansion plans; six new routes for Nice, 16 new routes for Toulouse in 2012

Air France has detailed which new routes it will be launching from Nice and Toulouse next summer, but which carriers have been operating some of these routes this summer? And what additional competition will be provided next summer by easyJet?

The Europe-Asia market: EURO legacy carriers struggle to keep up with “MEB3” Emirates, Etihad & Qatar

The Europe-Asia market: EURO legacy carriers struggle to keep up with “MEB3” Emirates, Etihad & Qatar

This week’s Dubai Air Show proved beyond doubt that Emirates and Qatar Airways’ global ambitions remain undiminished by pesky economic issues in certain parts of the world. But what competition do they face from Europe’s big global airlines in serving the Europe – Asia market? Which MEB3 markets remain untouched by European carriers?

Air France launches new route to Cape Town in South Africa

Air France launches new route to Cape Town in South Africa

Air France now flies from Paris CDG Airport to Cape Town in South Africa.


Air France launches new route to Cancun from Paris

Air France launches new route to Cancun from Paris

Air France now flies to Cancun in Mexico from its hub at Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.

Air France launches routes from Marseille to Prague and Eindhoven

Air France launches routes from Marseille to Prague and Eindhoven

Air France continues to expand its Marseille Provence Airport base by flying to Eindhoven in the Netherlands and Prague in Czech Republic.

Air France launches new routes from Marseille Provence and Nantes

Air France launches new routes from Marseille Provence and Nantes

Air France now flies 13 new routes from Nantes Airport and Marseille Provence Airport.


Air France launches Marseille offensive with 13 new routes

Air France launches Marseille offensive with 13 new routes

Air France launched its new ‘decentralization’ strategy in Marseille this week with 13 new destinations being added to the 12 it already operates there. But how has Air France’s share of Marseille traffic evolved during the last decade?

Air France launched a new route between Montpellier and Strasbourg

Air France launched a new route between Montpellier and Strasbourg

Air France now flies from Strasbourg to Montpellier on the French coast during August.

French airports report healthy growth in 2011 led by Paris Beauvais (+31.3%); easyJet stimulates Lyon - Nice by 70%

French airports report healthy growth in 2011 led by Paris Beauvais (+31.3%); easyJet stimulates Lyon – Nice by 70%

So what’s been happening at French airports in 2011? Which have been growing fastest, and which two have seen passenger numbers fall? How have the top 15 regional domestic routes fared so far in 2011? Which three have seen changes of more than 30%?


Air France's regional offensive; Marseille is first to benefit

Air France’s regional offensive; Marseille is first to benefit

Air France has a new strategy for four major regional airports in France. Marseille is to get 13 new routes starting in October as the airline “competes” with LCCs. But how much is the airline really competing with LCCs? And how has Air France’s traffic developed at Marseille since 2000?

Air France grows South America network; launches Lima flights

Air France grows South America network; launches Lima flights

Air France launched a new route between Paris Charles de Gaulle and Lima in Peru.

New airline routes launched (7 - 13 June 2011)

New airline routes launched (7 – 13 June 2011)

53 new routes saw the light of day in the last week. But which low-cost airline took on three network carriers? And which airline returned to Baghdad after 21 years of absence? We have lots of pictures to go with the analysis and of course the downloadable spreadsheet detailing all the routes.