Articles Tagged ‘British Airways’

Denmark’s double celebration in 2014 – Eurovision hosts and airports to break 30m

Denmark’s double celebration in 2014 – Eurovision hosts and airports to break 30m

Denmark will be hosting Eurovision 2014 after Emmelie de Forest won the 2013 contest in Malmö at the weekend. The influx of foreign visitors expected for the 39-country, Europe-wide song contest may well be the additional traffic boost that sees Denmark’s airports top 30 million annual passengers for the first time next year.

British Airways and Comair team up for a route from Johannesburg to Maputo

British Airways and Comair team up for a route from Johannesburg to Maputo

British Airways launches services from Johannesburg Airport to Maputo Airport, operated by Comair.

British Airways connects Colombo in Sri Lanka with London Gatwick

British Airways connects Colombo in Sri Lanka with London Gatwick

British Airways launches thrice-weekly services between London Gatwick and Colombo in Sri Lanka.


British Airways launches four Spanish routes from London Gatwick and Heathrow airports

British Airways launches four Spanish routes from London Gatwick and Heathrow airports

British Airways connects London Gatwick with Alicante, Lanzarote and Tenerife Sur; adds services from London Heathrow to Palma de Mallorca.

easyJet launches London-Moscow route as it joins FTSE 100

easyJet launches London-Moscow route as it joins FTSE 100

easyJet has launched its historic London Gatwick Airport-Moscow Domodedovo route. This is our on-site report from the launch from Gatwick and Moscow featuring a special anna.aero route launch cake – and a detailed anna.aero analysis of the London-Moscow air travel market which has seen passenger numbers double in the last decade.

Ryanair-Aer Lingus: 46-route giveaway is biggest unsolved mystery, ever

Ryanair-Aer Lingus: 46-route giveaway is biggest unsolved mystery, ever

We take a closer look at the route network implications of what Ryanair was trying to achieve with its latest attempt to take over Aer Lingus. We reveal which routes Ryanair would have been left with and wonder what the whole point of the exercise was, apart from potentially destabilising a local rival.


London to Barcelona: 50%+ seats from Gatwick; two new carriers in S’13

London to Barcelona: 50%+ seats from Gatwick; two new carriers in S’13

Perhaps one of the most popular weekend break destinations from London, Barcelona will be served from all six London airports in summer 2013. As the market grows by a quarter in 2012, two new carriers step in with new services from London Gatwick.

British Airways resumes services from London Gatwick to Barcelona

British Airways resumes services from London Gatwick to Barcelona

British Airways returns to the London Gatwick to Barcelona market after over 3 years.

London City shows their CotW certificate; Thai AirAsia turns nine; Leeds Bradford and British Airways celebrate the Chinese New Year; Erbil named the best emerging markets airport

London City shows their CotW certificate; Thai AirAsia turns nine; Leeds Bradford and British Airways celebrate the Chinese New Year; Erbil named the best emerging markets airport

In this week’s portion of network planning community news we report from London City, Leeds Bradford and Erbil.


British Airways returns to Leeds Bradford after over three decades; adds short-haul services to Rotterdam and Zagreb

British Airways returns to Leeds Bradford after over three decades; adds short-haul services to Rotterdam and Zagreb

British Airways launches flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford.

British Airways resumes its Seoul Incheon service after 15 years

British Airways resumes its Seoul Incheon service after 15 years

British Airways relaunches flights from London Heathrow to Seoul Incheon in competition with Asiana Airlines and Korean Air.

British Airways connects Monrovia in Liberia with London Heathrow

British Airways connects Monrovia in Liberia with London Heathrow

British Airways now flies from London Heathrow to Monrovia in Liberia via Freetown in Sierra Leone.