Articles Tagged ‘ARN’

New Ryanair’s next three ‘primary’ airport bases discovered

New Ryanair’s next three ‘primary’ airport bases discovered

New Ryanair’s CCO David O’Brien tells us the world’s most prolific starter of new routes will open “at least three new bases next year.” We identify the 10-most likely opportunities among the “primary” airports the upscaling, business-focused airline now favours.

Tallinn Airport sees growth of 2.1% so far in 2014; Estonian Air adds Tallinn-Stockholm Bromma

Tallinn Airport sees growth of 2.1% so far in 2014; Estonian Air adds Tallinn-Stockholm Bromma

Gateway to the capital of Estonia, Tallinn Airport handled close to two million passengers last year. With a total of 13 airlines operating from the airport, anna.aero investigates the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Estonian Air is this October.

SATA International grows by 21% in 2014 H1; seven destinations served in mainland Europe

SATA International grows by 21% in 2014 H1; seven destinations served in mainland Europe

A wholly-owned subsidiary of SATA Air Açores, SATA International achieved 553,000 passengers until end-June 2014, operating 17 non-stop services to eight countries in Europe and North America. With Ponta Delgada-Lisbon being the airline’s largest route by seats, anna.aero investigates SATA International’s recent network developments.


Oslo Gardermoen Airport reports 4% traffic growth in 2013; Emirates touches down from Dubai

Oslo Gardermoen Airport reports 4% traffic growth in 2013; Emirates touches down from Dubai

The main gateway to the capital of Norway, Oslo Gardermoen handled almost 23 million passengers in 2013 (a new record high). With a total of 33 airlines flying to 117 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant SAS is this September.

Ethiopian Airlines grows 13% in FY13; nine European points served

Ethiopian Airlines grows 13% in FY13; nine European points served

Africa’s third largest carrier according to weekly seat capacity, Ethiopian Airlines has been growing without interruption in recent years, handling 5.2 million passengers in FY2013. As the Star Alliance member is now serving a total of 79 destinations across the globe, anna.aero reveals Ethiopian Airlines’ recent development and its top 12 routes for this September.

Luxair reports traffic growth of 10% in 2013; Porto is top S14 route

Luxair reports traffic growth of 10% in 2013; Porto is top S14 route

Luxembourg’s flag carrier, Luxair has been growing remarkably in recent years, recording over 1.5 million passengers in 2013 (a new record high). As the airline is now serving 18 countries in Europe and North Africa, anna.aero reveals Luxair’s recent network developments and its top 12 routes for this August.


Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats

Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats

Finnish airports achieved over 19 million passengers last year, decreasing by a modest 0.4% since we last looked at this market three years ago. With Helsinki Airport offering 80% of traffic in 2013 and Sweden being the top international country this summer, anna.aero investigates how the Finnish market is evolving.

Vueling and Norwegian fly to more countries than Ryanair and easyJet; Wizz Air offers most per million passengers

Vueling and Norwegian fly to more countries than Ryanair and easyJet; Wizz Air offers most per million passengers

Everyone knows that Ryanair and easyJet are the biggest LCCs in Europe, but which of Europe’s big six flies to the most countries? Well our statistic-hungry data elves are cooking up the numbers in the information kitchen to provide you with some tasty analytical fare.

SAS strengthens European network with 12 new routes

SAS strengthens European network with 12 new routes

SAS adds 12 new seasonal routes from Bergen, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Oslo Gardermoen and Stockholm Arlanda. Competes against SUN-AIR, Norwegian, TUIfly Nordic, Primera Air and airberlin.


Norwegian opens Madrid base with five routes

Norwegian opens Madrid base with five routes

Following the opening of its Madrid base, Norwegian operates flights to Hamburg, Helsinki, Oslo Gardermoen, Stockholm Arlanda and Warsaw Chopin from the Spanish capital, utilising its 737-800s.

Aegean Airlines expands its European offering with 13 new routes

Aegean Airlines expands its European offering with 13 new routes

Aegean Airlines increases its based operations at Athens, Corfu, Rhodes, Heraklion and Thessaloniki with a combined total of 13 new links, utilising its A319s and A320s.

TAROM returns to Stockholm Arlanda

TAROM returns to Stockholm Arlanda

TAROM now links Bucharest to Stockholm Arlanda with thrice-weekly flights, utilising its 737-300s.