Articles Tagged ‘BCN’

British Airways resumes services from London Gatwick to Barcelona

British Airways resumes services from London Gatwick to Barcelona

British Airways returns to the London Gatwick to Barcelona market after over 3 years.

Brussels Charleroi passes the six-million threshold; Ryanair is the growth engine

Brussels Charleroi passes the six-million threshold; Ryanair is the growth engine

Charging an average of 20 euros less per passenger than its neighbours Brussels Airport and Liege airports, Brussels South Charleroi is an established low-cost facility. As the airport celebrates its seventh year of double-digit growth, is there life beyond Ryanair?

World’s airlines already announced over 900 routes for 2013; Barcelona Airport #1 in the world for new services

World’s airlines already announced over 900 routes for 2013; Barcelona Airport #1 in the world for new services

Despite the global economic malaise, 2012 was a record-breaking year for route development. In 2013, Ryanair and Southwest are amongst the airline “usual suspects” with the most additional services on their respective new routes list.


Belavia connects Minsk in Belarus and Barcelona

Belavia connects Minsk in Belarus and Barcelona

Belavia launches Barcelona from Minsk with twice-weekly frequencies.

Air Canada rouge launches all-leisure, long-haul services to Athens, Edinburgh, Venice

Air Canada rouge launches all-leisure, long-haul services to Athens, Edinburgh, Venice

Hands up airport business development managers if Air Canada’s network planners have told you in the past that without a first-class market they won’t fly long-haul into your airport? Well that problem has gone away this week following the launch of its all-leisure, discount carrier “rouge.”

Ryanair launches 20 new routes, mostly to Eastern Europe

Ryanair launches 20 new routes, mostly to Eastern Europe

Ryanair now flies 20 new routes; adds five services to Vilnius.


Gambia Bird continues launching routes; now serves London and Barcelona

Gambia Bird continues launching routes; now serves London and Barcelona

Gambia Bird now flies to both London Gatwick Airport and Barcelona El Prat as the Gambian airline launches European routes.

Helitt Líneas Aéreas reconnects Basque Country with Barcelona

Helitt Líneas Aéreas reconnects Basque Country with Barcelona

Helitt Líneas Aéreas inaugurates six weekly services from Barcelona to Vitoria in Basque Country.

Ryanair celebrates in Katowice and announces new routes from Lublin; Bengaluru Airport welcomes Lufthansa’s 747-8; Flybe celebrates in Exeter with paella

Ryanair celebrates in Katowice and announces new routes from Lublin; Bengaluru Airport welcomes Lufthansa’s 747-8; Flybe celebrates in Exeter with paella

Ryanair didn’t launch any new routes in the last week, but the airline had reasons to hold three other celebrations across Poland. On the other side of the globe, Lufthansa paid a special visit to Bangalore, while in the UK, Exeter and Flybe celebrated with a giant paella.


Ryanair expands its presence in Warsaw Modlin

Ryanair expands its presence in Warsaw Modlin

Ryanair connects Barcelona, Bologna, Manchester and Weeze with Warsaw Modlin Airport.

Iberia resumes domestic flights between Barcelona and Valencia

Iberia resumes domestic flights between Barcelona and Valencia

Iberia relaunches services on the route from Barcelona to Valencia.

Monarch launches new routes from Birmingham in competition with bmibaby

Monarch launches new routes from Birmingham in competition with bmibaby

Monarch Airlines now flies to Barcelona and Nice from Birmingham Airport, competing with bmibaby.