Articles Tagged ‘BGY’

Berlin Tegel displays with pride ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate; another win for Europe in this week’s competition

Berlin Tegel displays with pride ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate; another win for Europe in this week’s competition

Ich bin ein Berliner. Famous words from a famous US president, instilling pride in the city’s residents, which was nearly matched again last week as Berlin Tegel Airport lifted its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate. Nine airports from across the world slug it out for this week’s award.

Blue Air commences third route to Milan/Bergamo

Blue Air commences third route to Milan/Bergamo

Blue Air starts twice-weekly flights from Constanta to Milan/Bergamo, using its 737-400s.

Two recent winners pose for posterity – Athens and Aalborg; Europe wins again this week

Two recent winners pose for posterity – Athens and Aalborg; Europe wins again this week

Stomachs in, chests out. Two European airports finest and bravest groups of firefighters – namely Athens and Aalborg (the first winning airports in either Greece or Denmark) ‒ proudly stand by their impressive kit to revel in ‘Arch of Triumph’ glory. Who will join them from this week’s eight tasty entries…


AlbaStar adds Milan/Bergamo to Tarbes Lourdes sector

AlbaStar adds Milan/Bergamo to Tarbes Lourdes sector

AlbaStar, the Spanish airline, starts its first route from Milan/Bergamo with thrice-weekly service.

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.

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 […]


Romania sees traffic grow by 11% (CAGR) in 10 years; Wizz Air is #1 carrier

Romania sees traffic grow by 11% (CAGR) in 10 years; Wizz Air is #1 carrier

Since joining the European Union at the beginning of 2007 the demand for air travel to and from Romania has increased considerably. Liberalisation of the market has enabled competition to flourish and helped Blue Air and Wizz Air to develop their local bases, while easyJet and Ryanair have also entered this market. anna.aero investigates the […]

Wizz Air expands at Cluj-Napoca and Iasi

Wizz Air expands at Cluj-Napoca and Iasi

Wizz Air now connects Cluj-Napoca to Cologne Bonn and Iasi to Milan/Bergamo with twice-weekly flights, using its A320s.

Birmingham Airport wins big from Bogota at Routes Americas

Birmingham Airport wins big from Bogota at Routes Americas

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Winnipeg and Geneva airports receive their certificates for Sunwing Airlines and VLM respectively. More news from Manchester, Kosice, Providenciales and Cebu airports as well as from Etihad Airways.


Cyprus Airways ceases operations; Blue Air moves in with Larnaca base

Cyprus Airways ceases operations; Blue Air moves in with Larnaca base

Times are tough for businesses in Cyprus, and the state-owned flag carrier Cyprus Airways is the latest victim of a weakened Cypriot economy. Following the European Commission ordering the airline to pay back around €65 million out of a €103 million state aid package received between 2012 and 2013, Cyprus Airways ceased operations on 9 […]

Air Serbia receives Route of the Week award for Zagreb service

Air Serbia receives Route of the Week award for Zagreb service

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Catania Airport celebrates seven million passengers in 2014, and Santa Claus lands his “Sleigh380″ at Manchester Airport to unload 500 presents. More news from Leeds Bradford, Ibiza and Zaragoza airports.

Dutch airports on track to surpass 60 million passengers in 2014

Dutch airports on track to surpass 60 million passengers in 2014

A very densely populated country, the Netherlands is served by five commercial airports providing scheduled airline services, out of which Amsterdam commands 93% of total weekly capacity. In the first eight months of 2014, passenger numbers are up 4.6% when compared to 2012. anna.aero takes a closer look at the trends in demand at Dutch […]