Articles Tagged ‘BHX’

Wizz Air welcomes new routes trio

Wizz Air welcomes new routes trio

Wizz Air begins services on three routes of which two originate from Bucharest.

Flybe scores six new routes from four airports

Flybe scores six new routes from four airports

Flybe adds three French regional routes, two Newquay services, as well as a hub connection for Dundee.

US airlines celebrate their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES

US airlines celebrate their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES

Last week airports across the US celebrated their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES. Now it is the turn of the airlines. Take a closer look to see which carriers across the nation’s 50 states have won big this year.


British-Irish Airports EXPO, 143 exhibitors, 10 airport/airline CEOs – please send all your people – it’s all free!

British-Irish Airports EXPO, 143 exhibitors, 10 airport/airline CEOs – please send all your people – it’s all free!

A sister business to anna.aero, British-Irish Airports EXPO fills an entire hall of the Birmingham NEC with 143 exhibitors. Never mind low-cost, this is no-cost: please send all your people! The EXPO will be officially opened by the CEOs of Flybe and Monarch Airlines.

Turkmenistan Airlines’ Ashgabat-Turkmenabat is #1 route; Dubai is fastest growing destination; Bangkok-Moscow most popular connection

Turkmenistan Airlines’ Ashgabat-Turkmenabat is #1 route; Dubai is fastest growing destination; Bangkok-Moscow most popular connection

Turkmenistan Airlines has in the past 12 months increased its overall seat capacity by 1.6%. anna.aero takes a closer look into the airline’s developments (or lack of) during the past year, and investigates the carrier’s most popular connections via its Ashgabat hub.

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

Can the UK-Canada market be stimulated by an LCC? WestJet hopes so as it launches six new routes to the UK, contributing to a big increase in seat capacity for this summer. We look at traffic trends since 1994 and exchange rates.


Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

We had an interior shot of one of the 15 FTWAs sent in to this week’s competition, which has all the arches from the last two weeks of route launches (because we were in Krakow last week). Find out which airport sent it and whether the all-important exterior shot was good enough to win.

Birmingham-Bangkok is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” – 420,000 searches is “biggest opportunity yet”

Birmingham-Bangkok is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” – 420,000 searches is “biggest opportunity yet”

In our biggest unserved opportunity yet, Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software reveals that, in 2015, 420,000 potential travellers wanted to fly between Birmingham and Bangkok – but the route remains unserved. A new route would be ideal for nearby Leicester, whose Thai-owned football club has just won the English Premier League.

Ryanair revels in new Corfu routes

Ryanair revels in new Corfu routes

Ryanair opens up 13 new routes including those from its latest base in Corfu.


Czech Airlines commences Prague quartet

Czech Airlines commences Prague quartet

Czech Airlines begins services from the Czech Republic capital to Birmingham, Kazan, Odessa and Zagreb.

Monarch Airlines adds three new destinations for 2016; 12 new routes, eight dropped as flights set to increase by 5% this summer

Monarch Airlines adds three new destinations for 2016; 12 new routes, eight dropped as flights set to increase by 5% this summer

Monarch Airlines is facing an unclear future as owners Greybull Capital explore various options regarding the airline’s evolution. Meanwhile, we examine the leisure carrier’s S16 network and how this has changed since S15.

Chicago O’Hare, Singapore and Debrecen airports celebrate their anna.aero awards wins

Chicago O’Hare, Singapore and Debrecen airports celebrate their anna.aero awards wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Turkish Airlines announces it will commence services to Košice in Slovakia while Flybe confirms it will begin flights between Leeds Bradford and Newquay. More news from Birmingham, Cork, Glasgow and Bergerac airports as well as Tigerair Australia.