Articles Tagged ‘DUB’

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.

Brussels Charleroi passes the six-million threshold; Ryanair is the growth engine

Brussels Charleroi passes the six-million threshold; Ryanair is the growth engine

Charging an average of 20 euros less per passenger than its neighbours Brussels Airport and Liege airports, Brussels South Charleroi is an established low-cost facility. As the airport celebrates its seventh year of double-digit growth, is there life beyond Ryanair?

Ryanair starts flights from Dublin to the new Lublin airport; adds ski destinations from both Dublin and London

Ryanair starts flights from Dublin to the new Lublin airport; adds ski destinations from both Dublin and London

Ryanair starts flights from Dublin to Lublin; adds Turin, Grenoble and Salzburg to its Dublin network and Turin from London Stansted.


Air Canada rouge launches all-leisure, long-haul services to Athens, Edinburgh, Venice

Air Canada rouge launches all-leisure, long-haul services to Athens, Edinburgh, Venice

Hands up airport business development managers if Air Canada’s network planners have told you in the past that without a first-class market they won’t fly long-haul into your airport? Well that problem has gone away this week following the launch of its all-leisure, discount carrier “rouge.”

Ryanair becomes the first carrier to fly to Poland’s latest airport in Lublin; adds three routes to its Maastricht offering

Ryanair becomes the first carrier to fly to Poland’s latest airport in Lublin; adds three routes to its Maastricht offering

Ryanair expands in Maastricht with services to Dublin, London Stansted, and Venice Treviso; adds a domestic route in France; inaugurates flights to Lublin.

SpiceJet continues international expansion from Kochi

SpiceJet continues international expansion from Kochi

SpiceJet launches new international route from Kochi to Dubai.


Aer Lingus relaunches Copenhagen flights from Dublin

Aer Lingus relaunches Copenhagen flights from Dublin

Aer Lingus now flies from Dublin Airport in Ireland to Copenhagen Airport in Denmark, and moves to Belfast City Airport, George Best.

Ryanair launches eight new routes from the new Warsaw Modlin Airport

Ryanair launches eight new routes from the new Warsaw Modlin Airport

Ryanair commences services from Warsaw Modlin to eight European cities.

Air Moldova adds route to Dublin from Chisinau, via Frankfurt

Air Moldova adds route to Dublin from Chisinau, via Frankfurt

Air Moldova now flies from Chisinau via Frankfurt Airport in Germany to Dublin Airport in Ireland.


The Ryanair offer for Aer Lingus – how do the two airlines’ networks at Dublin compare?

The Ryanair offer for Aer Lingus – how do the two airlines’ networks at Dublin compare?

So Ryanair is making another attempt at acquiring Aer Lingus. The aviation environment has changed considerably in the last five years but how much do the networks of the two carriers already overlap in the key Dublin market? Which major European airports does Aer Lingus not already serve?

United Airlines launches six new routes to its network

United Airlines launches six new routes to its network

United Airlines now flies from Washington Dulles Airport to Dublin Airport in Ireland as well as Honolulu, Hawaii.

airBaltic resumes flights from Riga to Dublin

airBaltic resumes flights from Riga to Dublin

airBaltic takes on Ryanair on Riga – Dublin route, but only between June and August.