Articles Tagged ‘Cimber Sterling’

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.

Skyways next bankrupt Scandinavian regional carrier; all international routes left unserved

Skyways next bankrupt Scandinavian regional carrier; all international routes left unserved

Less than three weeks after Denmark’s Cimber Sterling filed for bankruptcy, the turn has come to the Swedish sister airline Skyways, including its subsidiary City Airline. But which routes did the airline operate and on which of them did it face competition?

Cimber Sterling’s bankruptcy: routes quickly taken over

Cimber Sterling’s bankruptcy: routes quickly taken over

After the announcement that Denmark’s regional/low-cost hybrid airline Cimber Sterling has filed for bankruptcy, other airlines are quickly moving in to fill the void on selected routes. Here’s our analysis of the routes up for grabs, and who is doing the cherry picking. (Updated regularly.)


Cimber Sterling launches regional route to Smaland in Sweden

Cimber Sterling launches regional route to Smaland in Sweden

Cimber Sterling now flies from Copenhagen Airport in Denmark to Växjö in Sweden.

Cimber Sterling launches new route to Madeira from Billund

Cimber Sterling launches new route to Madeira from Billund

Cimber Sterling now flies from Billund Airport in Denmark to Funchal in Madeira.

Cimber Sterling launches new route to Kiev from Copenhagen

Cimber Sterling launches new route to Kiev from Copenhagen

Cimber Sterling now serves Kiev Boryspil Airport from Copenhagen Airport, taking over the route from AeroSvit.


Emirates set to help Copenhagen Airport break 22 million mark

Emirates set to help Copenhagen Airport break 22 million mark

Scandinavia’s busiest airport looks set to have a record-breaking year. Emirates recently became the newest airline to serve the Danish capital, further adding to the airport’s recent spate of new Middle Eastern routes. But which are the leading country markets? And which new routes will be starting later this year?

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

Download the spreadsheet with this week’s 250 new routes and see our fantastic photo coverage of launch celebrations all across the world. Ribbons have been cut in masses, lakes have been emptied for fire brigades to salute the arriving aircraft and the world’s master bakers have worked day and night to bake an amazing selection […]

Transavia.com first to blink in Copenhagen low-cost battle

Transavia.com first to blink in Copenhagen low-cost battle

Sooner or later someone had to back down. With up to five carriers competing on some leisure routes from Copenhagen it was inevitable that not all would succeed. Good news for Cimber Sterling and Norwegian as Transavia.com plans to close its Danish base by April.


New routes launched during the last week <br/>(Tuesday 6 July - Monday 12 July):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 6 July – Monday 12 July):

In the last week, 35 new routes were launched. Notably, there were no route launches in the Americas, but all other continents are represented with great launch celebrations. Which two airlines launched the same route on the same day? Turkish Airlines, which is rumoured to be merging with Serbia’s Jat Airways, has expanded in the […]

New routes launched during the last week (Tuesday 29 June - Monday 5 July):

New routes launched during the last week (Tuesday 29 June – Monday 5 July):

This week, the world’s 64 new routes have had a global spread, with every continent represented with multiple new routes. US airports have seen the most launches, but the week has also seen landmark events elsewhere, such as the opening of a brand-new airport in Tibet and the first international route in 18 years at […]

New routes launched during the last week <br/>(Tuesday 22 June - Monday 28 June):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 22 June – Monday 28 June):

This has been a busy week for route launches. Out of 75 new routes, 25 are started by Ryanair which launched its new Malaga base. Still, we have information and photos from all the remaining 50 worldwide routes, ranging from CityJet’s short hop across the English Channel to Qatar Airways new South American service.