Articles Tagged ‘BGY’

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.

bmi regional grows Munich network

bmi regional grows Munich network

bmi regional adds connections from Munich to Milan/Bergamo and Rostock.


Ryanair makes Vilnius its second Lithuanian base; Prague and Sofia strong contenders to be next hubs

Ryanair makes Vilnius its second Lithuanian base; Prague and Sofia strong contenders to be next hubs

On 15 March Ryanair announced that from 30 October it will base two aircraft at Vilnius and open new routes to Berlin Schönefeld and Malta. The news means that Vilnius is the carrier’s #82 base. David O’Brien, CCO of Ryanair, tells anna.aero that the Lithuanian Government understands the needs of its passengers, and where the […]

30-Second Interview – Michael O’Leary, CEO, Ryanair

30-Second Interview – Michael O’Leary, CEO, Ryanair

Following the announcement of its second Romanian base at Bucharest (Timisoara being #1), Ryanair held a special press briefing on 16 February in the capital of Romania. We got to talk to the airline’s CEO – the one and only – Michael O’Leary about the ULCC’s recent developments in Romania and other key European markets.

Hamburg is base #80 for Ryanair; seven new routes in six countries with two based aircraft starting in November

Hamburg is base #80 for Ryanair; seven new routes in six countries with two based aircraft starting in November

First Nuremberg and now Hamburg. Ryanair is sending a clear message that Germany is a target market next winter. We reveal what competition the carrier will face on its new routes and the history of Ryanair in the region.


Ryanair opens Romanian base #1 at Timisoara; adding domestic flights to Bucharest

Ryanair opens Romanian base #1 at Timisoara; adding domestic flights to Bucharest

On 14 January, Ryanair confirmed plans to enter the Romanian market, both internationally and domestically, with the opening of a base at Timisoara Airport, effective 1 November. The Irish ULCC will introduce seven routes, including a domestic service to Bucharest, competing head-to-head with TAROM. Operating 35 weekly flights, Ryanair forecasts a flow of 575,000 passengers […]

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 2)

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 2)

In our newest feature we reveal what exciting route news and statistical trivia our data elves have come across during the last week while reading their e-mails (that’s short for elf-mail) and preparing this week’s stories.

Birmingham Airport’s 2015 Arch of Triumph win is bostin’

Birmingham Airport’s 2015 Arch of Triumph win is bostin’

Having held onto top spot since early-October, the UK Midlands airport of Birmingham made it three wins out of three for Europe in the annual Arch of Triumph competition. Find out which of this week’s entries gets 2016 off to a winning start for their respective airport.


Pobeda goes international serving Bratislava and Milan/Bergamo; Aeroflot’s LCC looking for other international destinations in 2016

Pobeda goes international serving Bratislava and Milan/Bergamo; Aeroflot’s LCC looking for other international destinations in 2016

Aeroflot’s in-house LCC started almost 50 new routes in 2015 including its first two outside of Russia. We reveal what share of the Moscow market the carrier has and which are its 15 biggest routes (by ASKs) from Moscow.

Pobeda ventures into Europe

Pobeda ventures into Europe

Pobeda starts its first routes outside of the Russian domestic market, launching daily flights to Bratislava and Milan/Bergamo.

Glasgow Airport celebrates Air France Paris announcement with cake

Glasgow Airport celebrates Air France Paris announcement with cake

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, there is the passing of significant passenger handling milestones at Chambéry, Dublin and Milan/Bergamo airports. More news also from Moscow Sheremetyevo, Sofia, Tampa and Miami airports.