Articles Tagged ‘DUS’

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.

airberlin shrinking and still losing money; Russian routes dropped, Palma virtual hub axed; growing in Croatia, Germany and US

airberlin shrinking and still losing money; Russian routes dropped, Palma virtual hub axed; growing in Croatia, Germany and US

airberlin is a curious airline. One of Europe’s largest, yet it struggles financially as it tries to occupy too many market segments. We reveal where it is (and isn’t) growing this summer and which routes have been dropped and added.

germanwings adds Menorca routes brace

germanwings adds Menorca routes brace

germanwings starts flights from Cologne Bonn and Düsseldorf airports to the Spanish Balearic island.


Aer Lingus expands Belfast City and Cork bases

Aer Lingus expands Belfast City and Cork bases

Aer Lingus links Belfast City to Alicante, while Cork sees a new route to Düsseldorf.

Reno-Tahoe Airport celebrates Cake of the Week title for Alaska Airlines’ new service

Reno-Tahoe Airport celebrates Cake of the Week title for Alaska Airlines’ new service

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Birmingham Airport welcomes the arrival of A380 services while Blue Air bases a second aircraft at Larnaca. More news from Wizz Air, Norwegian, Ryanair, Jet2.com, Emirates, Virgin Atlantic Airways and Austrian Airlines.

anna.aero helps Flybe open its latest base at Doncaster Sheffield; announces new route to Düsseldorf

anna.aero helps Flybe open its latest base at Doncaster Sheffield; announces new route to Düsseldorf

On 24 March Flybe opened its Doncaster Sheffield base where it will fly to eight destinations across the UK and Europe. On the same day Flybe confirmed that a ninth route to Düsseldorf will launch in October, while a tenth will be announced shortly. Take a closer look to see how the morning’s events unfolded, and to hear about Flybe’s […]


Copenhagen-Hong Kong is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with nearly 65,000 searches in 2015 – a route for Cathay Pacific or Norwegian?

Copenhagen-Hong Kong is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with nearly 65,000 searches in 2015 – a route for Cathay Pacific or Norwegian?

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has unearthed that 65,000 potential passengers per year want to fly between Copenhagen and Hong Kong – yet the city pair remains unserved. Will this be SAS’ next long-haul service – or is it more likely to be served by low cost long-haul Norwegian or Cathay Pacific Airways?

The legacy carriers’ low costs – Lufthansa’s Eurowings, Air France-KLM’s Transavia, IAG’s Vueling: foreign bases, long-haul challenges

The legacy carriers’ low costs – Lufthansa’s Eurowings, Air France-KLM’s Transavia, IAG’s Vueling: foreign bases, long-haul challenges

Europe’s three biggest legacy airline groupings each includes a fast-growing LCC with potential to play a key role in the future. We look at the history of these carriers and reveal where they are growing fastest this summer.

VLM Airlines hoping for better fortunes in Friedrichshafen after lack of success in Liege; operating eight routes across five countries in S16

VLM Airlines hoping for better fortunes in Friedrichshafen after lack of success in Liege; operating eight routes across five countries in S16

VLM Airlines, which operates a small fleet of Fokker 50s, resumed its own-branded scheduled services early last year. We examine which routes have been launched, which have survived, and which have not.


VLM Airlines re-establishes German domestic route trio

VLM Airlines re-establishes German domestic route trio

VLM Airlines starts domestic flights from Friedrichshafen to Berlin Tegel, Düsseldorf and Hamburg.

TUIfly consolidates its flying after years of tears; home base Hannover still #1 German airport

TUIfly consolidates its flying after years of tears; home base Hannover still #1 German airport

Last time we looked at TUIfly was over seven years ago, 18 months after the airline had been created through the merger of Hapag-Lloyd Express and Hapagfly and 30% capacity culls were the order of the day. anna.aero takes a look to see how things have moved on since then.

InterSky grounding sees end of 10 routes between Austrian, German and Swiss airports

InterSky grounding sees end of 10 routes between Austrian, German and Swiss airports

InterSky has ceased operations. We look at where the airline flew during the summer months and the airline’s planned schedule for this winter. A total of 10 routes within Austria, Germany and Switzerland are now up for grabs.