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Europe’s busiest airports see 5% growth in long-haul capacity this summer; Heathrow busiest but Amsterdam and Dublin growing fast
The FLAP airports dominate long-haul services from Europe with Heathrow Airport tops. But Dublin Airport is the fastest-growing in percentage terms while Amsterdam Airport has the biggest increase in seat volume.
Azerbaijan Airlines links Baku with Barcelona, Spain’s second busiest airport.
Turkish Airlines launched its latest domestic route from its Istanbul Atatürk hub to Ordu-Giresun, Northern Turkey, and increased its presence in Barcelona, Spain.
Vueling begins flights between its Barcelona hub and Birmingham.
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Krakow Airport welcomes the arrivals of SWISS and British Airways from Zurich and London Heathrow respectively, while Nuremburg Airport receives our Cake of the Week award for airberlin’s new route to Sylt. More news from Hamburg, Amsterdam, Münster/Osnabrück and Singapore airports, and from Tigerair Australia.
León Airlines begins domestic connection from Burgos to Barcelona – Alicante, Malaga, Menorca and Palma de Mallorca mooted for later in the summer.
Vueling starts its first flights to Northern Ireland with a twice-weekly service from Barcelona.
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ohrid Airport welcomes its first Dutch tourists arriving with a charter flight from Amsterdam, while Thomas Cook Airlines confirms its on-going commitment to Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands airports for a further five years. More news from Malta Airport, Wizz Air and Alitalia.
Jetairfly commenced routes from Antwerp, Brussels Charleroi and Ostend, using its E190s and 737-800s.
Vueling now links Barcelona to Belfast City and Brindisi, as well as Rome Fiumicino to Bilbao, Santiago de Compostela and Gran Canaria, using its A320s.
Ryanair commences 21 European routes with the start of the summer season using its 737-800s. Directly competes on six of the new additions.
Vueling commences a total of 12 new airport pairs from Barcelona, Bilbao, Lanzarote and Rome Fiumicino, using its A320s.