Articles Tagged ‘BCN’

United Airlines serenades Southern Europe from Washington

United Airlines serenades Southern Europe from Washington

United Airlines begins seasonal services to Barcelona and Lisbon from Washington Dulles – both destinations already connected to New York Newark by the Star Alliance member.

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France is still clinging on to having more than 50% of seats and frequencies at its main Paris CDG hub, despite the LCC onslaught. Seven years since our data elves last looked under the hood at the SkyTeam carrier’s biggest operations, they check the oil and kick the tyres again.

Primera Air begins Billund trio

Primera Air begins Billund trio

Primera Air begins services from the Danish airport to Barcelona, Nice and Venice Marco Polo.


Ural Airlines starts up six of the best services

Ural Airlines starts up six of the best services

Ural Airlines begins new routes from three different bases ‒ Ekaterinburg, Moscow Domodedovo and St. Petersburg.

easyJet’s super seven new services

easyJet’s super seven new services

easyJet starts three new links from its Lyon base, as well as four other services from Barcelona, Lisbon, Milan Malpensa and Venice Marco Polo.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week - choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Boy oh boy! Have we got a baked bonanza for you. Due to our Easter vacation, we have the first two weeks of S16 rolled into one giant Cake of the Week public vote competition. It’s your airport’s chance for gastronomic route development glory…so mobilise your fans and followers to get voting now!!


Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Splash the route launch cash! The world’s airport firefighters have been busy with their ceremonial hosing down of inaugural aircraft this week, to bring you our twice-yearly public vote for the Arch of Triumph. So while the hoses are drying in the station, get the crews voting to be the best of the best.

easyJet enters 18 new markets

easyJet enters 18 new markets

easyJet commences services on 18 airport pairs across its European network – nine face direct competition.

Vueling ventures onto 12 routes

Vueling ventures onto 12 routes

Vueling enters 12 airport pairs of which nine are already served by incumbent carriers.


Ryanair commences 41 new routes

Ryanair commences 41 new routes

Ryanair launches 41 new routes across its network – Belfast International, Newquay and Palanga added to route map.

Blue Air launches eight new routes

Blue Air launches eight new routes

Blue Air commences services on eight new routes – includes its first operations from Hamburg and Birmingham.

The busiest week for 2016 so far with 11 FTWAs entered; Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden poses with its winner’s certificate

The busiest week for 2016 so far with 11 FTWAs entered; Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden poses with its winner’s certificate

In the week before the start of S16, the Arch of Triumph competition has its busiest seven days so far, with 11 entries. With participants from Australasia, Asia, North and South America, Caribbean as well as Europe, we are truly global this week.