Articles Tagged ‘BCN’

Vueling arrives in Birmingham

Vueling arrives in Birmingham

Vueling begins flights between its Barcelona hub and Birmingham.

Bengaluru Airport and AirAsia India celebrate the Father of Indian Aviation

Bengaluru Airport and AirAsia India celebrate the Father of Indian Aviation

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 roars into Barcelona

León Airlines roars into Barcelona

León Airlines begins domestic connection from Burgos to Barcelona – Alicante, Malaga, Menorca and Palma de Mallorca mooted for later in the summer.


Vueling arrives in Northern Ireland

Vueling arrives in Northern Ireland

Vueling starts its first flights to Northern Ireland with a twice-weekly service from Barcelona.

London Luton and Southampton airports receive awards for La Compagnie and VLM Airlines

London Luton and Southampton airports receive awards for La Compagnie and VLM Airlines

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 expands seasonally with eight new routes

Jetairfly expands seasonally with eight new routes

Jetairfly commenced routes from Antwerp, Brussels Charleroi and Ostend, using its E190s and 737-800s.


Vueling expands at Barcelona and Rome Fiumicino

Vueling expands at Barcelona and Rome Fiumicino

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 adds 21 more new routes to its S15 network

Ryanair adds 21 more new routes to its S15 network

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 strengthens European network with 12 new routes

Vueling strengthens European network with 12 new routes

Vueling commences a total of 12 new airport pairs from Barcelona, Bilbao, Lanzarote and Rome Fiumicino, using its A320s.


Ryanair transatlantic U-turn: anna.aero examines the “what if scenario” revealing where it may have flown

Ryanair transatlantic U-turn: anna.aero examines the “what if scenario” revealing where it may have flown

Airline executives pretty much everywhere are breathing easier after Ryanair denied the accuracy of last week’s reports that it would start transatlantic services in 2020. However, the apparently mistaken announcement and the clear retraction, appropriately sandwiched around St Patrick’s Day, intrigued anna.aero’s data elves who took a look at the “what if scenario” and identified the […]

Menorca Airport plots a recovery path towards 3m annual passengers; Vueling bigger than easyJet and Ryanair combined

Menorca Airport plots a recovery path towards 3m annual passengers; Vueling bigger than easyJet and Ryanair combined

The smallest of the three airports serving the Balearic Islands, Menorca Airport, also known as Mahón Airport, is on course to grow again this summer, with August schedules offering a 6.4% increase in weekly seats. anna.aero identifies the key players and what new routes will be starting in S15.

Casablanca Airport to break 8m for the first time in 2015; RAM commands 65% of weekly seats

Casablanca Airport to break 8m for the first time in 2015; RAM commands 65% of weekly seats

Things have moved on a bit at Casablanca Airport since one of the most famous films ever was released in 1942. For one, the airport’s #1 carrier – Royal Air Maroc – was not formed until 15 years later. Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman ‒ in the picture) famously boards a plane to Lisbon – a city […]