Articles Tagged ‘AMS’

Aircraft size is growing at Europe's busiest airports; Heathrow passes 200-seat mark, but ranks only 27th in world

Aircraft size is growing at Europe’s busiest airports; Heathrow passes 200-seat mark, but ranks only 27th in world

Runway capacity is an issue at many of Europe’s busiest airports. We analyse aircraft size data for the last decade and reveal which of Europe’s top 20 airports have seen the biggest growth in average aircraft size. We also reveal which two European airports beat Heathrow’s figure and which airports lead the global rankings.

WOW air growing rapidly from Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport; ASKs up 61% in 2014 but Stockholm Arlanda is only new destination

WOW air growing rapidly from Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport; ASKs up 61% in 2014 but Stockholm Arlanda is only new destination

Following the acquisition of Iceland Express’ operations in 2012, WOW air has visibly exploded, rapidly growing its European network from Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport. As the airline’s ASKs are expected to reach 1.6 billion in 2014, anna.aero investigates the LCC’s expansion and its S14 schedule.

Helsinki and Berlin Tegel Airports' passenger milestones; Singapore and Seville show-off certificates; more celebrations at Memmingen, Belgrade, Leeds Bradford, Manchester, Shannon, Riga Airports

Helsinki and Berlin Tegel Airports’ passenger milestones; Singapore and Seville show-off certificates; more celebrations at Memmingen, Belgrade, Leeds Bradford, Manchester, Shannon, Riga Airports

A busy week for Network Planning Community News, including Singapore and Seville Airports showing-off their certificates, passenger milestones at Helsinki and Berlin Tegel Airports, water arch salute at Belgrade Airport, and other newsworthy events from our peers from around the world.


Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon's capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon’s capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Cancun Airport as it welcome its first A380 flight. We also have news from Bogotá, CityJet, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Shannon, Amsterdam, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel.

Qatar Airways to launch flights to Prague Airport, Amsterdam Schiphol and Rio de Janeiro

Qatar Airways to launch flights to Prague Airport, Amsterdam Schiphol and Rio de Janeiro

Leak of the Week: As Qatar Airways announces Edinburgh services, anna.aero exclusively reveals that the MEB3 airline also has plans to add Amsterdam, Prague and Rio de Janeiro to its Doha hub next year.

germanwings takes over more Lufthansa routes

germanwings takes over more Lufthansa routes

germanwings starts flights from Berlin Tegel Airport and Hamburg Airport in Germany, replaces Lufthansa


KLM adds Florence as its fifth Italian destination

KLM adds Florence as its fifth Italian destination

KLM inaugurates services from its Amsterdam hub to Florence in northern Italy.

transavia.com adds Turin to Amsterdam route network

transavia.com adds Turin to Amsterdam route network

transavia.com has added Turin Airport to its low-cost network out of Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

Netherlands — growing faster than France, Italy, Germany and Spain; Eindhoven set to break 3m in 2013

Netherlands — growing faster than France, Italy, Germany and Spain; Eindhoven set to break 3m in 2013

Europe’s ninth largest country market in terms of weekly seats available, the Netherlands has grown its weekly seats by 4.5% in the last 12 months (including transavia.com’s new Amsterdam to Turin link started on 10 October), just behind the continent’s average of 4.8%, but ahead of four out of five of the FIGUS nations – […]


Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and British Airways perform best in EU capitals connectedness analysis

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and British Airways perform best in EU capitals connectedness analysis

The EU now has 28 member states, and this week anna.aero looks to see which of these are best connected to their fellow members in terms of air services. One country is connected to just one other major capital airport in the EU. British Airways does well for EU connections, but Lufthansa and Iberia are […]

Darwin Airline – ‘the Origins of a Network’ continues to evolve with new Cambridge and Leipzig bases

Darwin Airline – ‘the Origins of a Network’ continues to evolve with new Cambridge and Leipzig bases

Darwin is no longer merely associated with famous English naturalists (who studied at Cambridge University) or that place right in the north of Australia, it is also a fast-expanding, Swiss-based regional airline that has grown by 165% in the last 12 months.

Darwin Airline launches Cambridge and Leipzig bases

Darwin Airline launches Cambridge and Leipzig bases

Darwin Airline launches Cambridge Airport to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Geneva Airport, Milan Malpensa Airport, Paris CDG Airport; plus, Leipzig/Halle Airport to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and Paris CDG Airport.