Articles Tagged ‘BHX’

Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Last week, Bucharest Airport blasted its way to victory in the second public vote for the ‘Arch of Triumph’ when it welcomed Ryanair’s new four times weekly service from Dublin. Business as usual this week, with the so-called anna.aero ‘experts’ undertaking the scoring and FTWA critique.

Flybe launches four new routes from Birmingham

Flybe launches four new routes from Birmingham

Flybe adds flights from Birmingham to Alicante, Cologne Bonn, Florence and Porto.

anna.aero reports from on-board last ever DC-10 commercial flight

anna.aero reports from on-board last ever DC-10 commercial flight

Flying off into retirement. Until this week, Biman Bangladesh Airlines was the only operator of a DC-10 (S2-ACR – ‘New Era’) still used for passenger services. Over the extended weekend of 22-24 February the airline offered a series of pleasure flights from Birmingham Airport to those wishing to witness the end of an era – […]


30-Second Interview — Paul Simmons, CCO Flybe

30-Second Interview — Paul Simmons, CCO Flybe

Birmingham Airport is set to become Flybe’s biggest base, with the introduction of seven new services this summer taking the airline’s offer up to 32 routes, 375 return flights a week and 1.7 million annual seats. anna.aero delves inside the numbers over a coffee and croissant with the airline’s CCO Paul Simmons.

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon's capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon’s capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Cancun Airport as it welcome its first A380 flight. We also have news from Bogotá, CityJet, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Shannon, Amsterdam, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel.

Ryanair and Warsaw Airport; celebrations at Lanzarote Airport; flybe-Newquay new deal

Ryanair and Warsaw Airport; celebrations at Lanzarote Airport; flybe-Newquay new deal

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Warsaw Airport as it passed the 10 million passenger milestone. We also have news from Leeds Bradford Airport, Lanzarote Airport and Newquay Airport.


Monarch Aircraft Engineering’s new hangar opens for business; Malaysia Airlines celebrates third daily service from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

Monarch Aircraft Engineering’s new hangar opens for business; Malaysia Airlines celebrates third daily service from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from the newly opened MAEL’s engineering hangar at Birmingham Airport that will sustain the future growth and development of the company, and there’s a cake to celebrate Malaysia Airlines’ third daily flight to Melbourne.

The latest industry news from Asturias, Austin, Boise, Knock, Kuala Lumpur, Larnaca, London City, Milan Bergamo, Oslo Torp and more

The latest industry news from Asturias, Austin, Boise, Knock, Kuala Lumpur, Larnaca, London City, Milan Bergamo, Oslo Torp and more

Live music, yummy cakes, water arches and even… sizzling sausages make it into this week’s Network Planning Community News.

No Bull: Biman Bangladesh to Birmingham Airport and New York JFK

No Bull: Biman Bangladesh to Birmingham Airport and New York JFK

Leak of the Week: anna.aero can exclusively reveal that Biman Bangladesh Airlines is looking to start Dhaka-Birmingham-New York JFK services from next April, adding to the UK regional airport’s recent long-haul successes with Air India and airblue.


germanwings takes over more Lufthansa routes

germanwings takes over more Lufthansa routes

germanwings starts flights from Berlin Tegel Airport and Hamburg Airport in Germany, replaces Lufthansa

flybe introduces Birmingham to Knock services

flybe introduces Birmingham to Knock services

flybe starts flights from Birmingham Airport in UK to Ireland West Airport Knock in Ireland

Budapest & Halifax runway runs; Budapest promotes Kam Jandu; Lyon’s cake prize; Naha’s route award; Aberdeen names MD; Birmingham’s #9m; Air Transat’s  BRU anniversary; Cork’s #1

Budapest & Halifax runway runs; Budapest promotes Kam Jandu; Lyon’s cake prize; Naha’s route award; Aberdeen names MD; Birmingham’s #9m; Air Transat’s BRU anniversary; Cork’s #1

This week is an action-packed issue of Network Planning Community News, including anna.aero award winners, an Aberdeen Airport appointment announced, two runway runs and other newsworthy events from our industry colleagues from around the world.