Articles Tagged ‘British Airways’

Leak of the Week - Air France to return on Paris Orly-New York JFK route; Norwegian still interested in same airport pair

Leak of the Week – Air France to return on Paris Orly-New York JFK route; Norwegian still interested in same airport pair

Bjørn Kjos will want more than the shirts off the backs of Air France’s executives if he goes head-to-head against them on the Orly-JFK route next summer. anna.aero investigates the market implications of the two new entrants and the current state of play in one of the transatlantic’s most lucrative city pairs.

British Airways slopes off to Salzburg

British Airways slopes off to Salzburg

British Airways begins flights from its main base at London Heathrow to its second Austrian destination.

Finnair becomes Europe’s first A350 operator while Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race

Finnair becomes Europe’s first A350 operator while Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race

After delivering 58 units in the month of October, the North American manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by nine units. October has witnessed the European manufacturer deliver the A350 to its third customer, and also deliver more of the type than the A380. The two manufacturers delivered a combined total of 107 aircraft […]


Med-View Airline becomes latest entrant in Nigeria to Europe market; annual growth of 8% includes new Turkish Airlines service to Abuja

Med-View Airline becomes latest entrant in Nigeria to Europe market; annual growth of 8% includes new Turkish Airlines service to Abuja

Last week the Nigeria to Europe market welcomed a new entrant, as Med-View Airline began a four times weekly service from Lagos to London Gatwick on 20 November. We take a look at the market dynamics over the last 12 months, as well as recent travel habits between Africa and Europe.

Public vote winners Iasi Airport get their hoses out to celebrate last week’s Arch of Triumph win; Part II results and this week’s winner too

Public vote winners Iasi Airport get their hoses out to celebrate last week’s Arch of Triumph win; Part II results and this week’s winner too

This week’s FTWA story is rammed. Not only do we have pictures of the winners of the W15/16 Public Vote Part I, we also have the Part II results, plus this week’s champions, as we return back to normal business, with the anna.aero judging this week’s efforts from Singapore and London. Phew!

British Airways adds volume to London-Valencia market

British Airways adds volume to London-Valencia market

British Airways starts flights from London Gatwick to Valencia – the oneworld carrier’s only London service to the Spanish destination.


Chinese President Xi Jinping and British PM David Cameron announce direct link between Manchester and Beijing

Chinese President Xi Jinping and British PM David Cameron announce direct link between Manchester and Beijing

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Air Malta and KLM inaugurate their code-share agreement, while Ryanair announces two new routes from Turin. More news also from London City, Naples, Miami, Cleveland Burke Lakefront and Iasi airports as well as from Monarch Airlines.

British Airways enters London-Reykjavik battle

British Airways enters London-Reykjavik battle

British Airways to face heavy competition in busy London-Iceland market. Becomes fourth airline to offer services alongside easyJet, Icelandair and WOW air.

Ryanair plans German invasion – says Kenny Jacobs; Munich is a must

Ryanair plans German invasion – says Kenny Jacobs; Munich is a must

Be afraid. Be very afraid. Especially if you’re Lufthansa or airberlin, as Ryanair is planning to grow its market share in Germany from the 5% it has today, up to 15-20% by 2020. Gulp. anna.aero was on hand at last week’s press conference in Cologne’s Hilton hotel to get the latest details on the ULCC’s […]


British Airways adds second London service to Vienna

British Airways adds second London service to Vienna

British Airways adds a six times weekly London Gatwick operation to its existing London Heathrow services to the Austrian capital.

Lufthansa using CityLine/Jump off-shoot to add destinations at its Frankfurt base this winter; US accounts for six of top 10 routes by ASKs

Lufthansa using CityLine/Jump off-shoot to add destinations at its Frankfurt base this winter; US accounts for six of top 10 routes by ASKs

This week, Lufthansa’s CityLine/Jump off-shoot began operations on behalf of the parent from Frankfurt to Tampa in Florida, using high-density configured A340-300s transferred from the mainline carrier’s fleet. anna.aero looks at what else is going on at the world’s sixth biggest carrier’s largest hub.

British Airways starts Sharm El Sheikh service

British Airways starts Sharm El Sheikh service

British Airways enters the Egyptian market from London Gatwick, with its first route to the North African country from the UK airport.