Articles Tagged ‘BHX’

Cork Airport announces direct link to London City with CityJet

Cork Airport announces direct link to London City with CityJet

In this week’s Network Planning and Community News, Birmingham Airport welcomes the arrival of Hainan Airlines’ first charter flight from Beijing, while Ryanair announces base #74 in Gothenburg. More news from Boston, Bristol, Düsseldorf, Madrid, Montreal, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Prague airports.

Constanta Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Wizz Air

Constanta Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Wizz Air

In this week’s ‘Network Planning Community News’, transavia.com France launches services to Dublin while Wizz Air announces flights to Birmingham. More news from Belfast City, Cluj-Napoca, London City, London Stansted, Munich, Shannon and Southampton airports.

10-year anniversaries at Belfast International; Orlando Sanford; and Pittsburgh

10-year anniversaries at Belfast International; Orlando Sanford; and Pittsburgh

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Newcastle Airport celebrates its Route of the Week award; Portland celebrates its Cake of the Week win; Flybe celebrates the launch of flights to Corsica; Leeds Bradford celebrates milestone with British Airways; Jet2.com adds more routes; Vueling celebrates in Seville; and more.


Norwegian adds Billund and Birmingham to Barcelona base

Norwegian adds Billund and Birmingham to Barcelona base

Norwegian begins services from Barcelona in Spain to Billund in Denmark and Birmingham in the UK.

Thomson Airways adds Porto Santo route

Thomson Airways adds Porto Santo route

Thomson Airways begins weekly service between Birmingham and Porto Santo in Madeira.

Vueling arrives in Birmingham

Vueling arrives in Birmingham

Vueling begins flights between its Barcelona hub and Birmingham.


Regional connectivity in France, Germany and the UK revisited; winners and losers between 2009 and 2015 revealed

Regional connectivity in France, Germany and the UK revisited; winners and losers between 2009 and 2015 revealed

We take another look at how well connected the biggest regional airports in three major European markets are to major cities across Europe. We reveal which routes have been gained (plenty) and which have been lost (a few).

Budapest Airport displays its third ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Budapest Airport displays its third ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Budapest Airport, still the only airport in the world to benefit from on-site fire truck water arch training from one of anna.aero’s four esteemed judges, now has three ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificates on its fire station walls as a result. Seven airports from across the world battle it out for this week’s award.

American Airlines increases long-haul network

American Airlines increases long-haul network

American Airlines commences daily flights from New York JFK to Edinburgh and Birmingham, as well as from Dallas/Fort Worth to Beijing.


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…

VLM Airlines introduces four new routes

VLM Airlines introduces four new routes

VLM Airlines now links Southampton to Antwerp and Hamburg, as well as Waterford to Birmingham and London Luton, using its Fokker 50s.

Norwegian expands with five new Spanish routes and one Transatlantic

Norwegian expands with five new Spanish routes and one Transatlantic

Norwegian expands its network with new links from London Gatwick, Madrid and Malaga.