Articles Tagged ‘DUS’

Alitalia adds two German airports from three Italian bases

Alitalia adds two German airports from three Italian bases

Alitalia connects Berlin Tegel and Düsseldorf to Milan Linate, Rome Fiumicino, and Venice Marco Polo with daily flights.

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

Far from being a stagnant mature market, the two FIGUST countries of Germany and Italy are still providing dynamic growth despite the continued economic gloom that persists in Europe. anna.aero reviews the big players, including newcomers like Meridiana in this heavyweight pairing.

germanwings takes over two more Lufthansa routes from Düsseldorf

germanwings takes over two more Lufthansa routes from Düsseldorf

germanwings’ inheriting of two more routes from its parent sees the airline start flights to Berlin Tegel and Rome Fiumicino.


Germania gets 10 routes operational this week

Germania gets 10 routes operational this week

Germania starts five new Hurghada routes; Agadir, Marsa Alam, La Palma and Marrakech services also commenced.

MAG lands Flybe expansion at Stansted and Bournemouth

MAG lands Flybe expansion at Stansted and Bournemouth

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest Airport shows off its Route of the Week certificate, AdR’s Rome Fiumicino Airport bakes a cake to celebrate an additional two million passengers in 2014, and Winnipeg Airport also gets creative in the kitchen with a route launch cake.

germanwings starts Sabiha Gökçen service from Düsseldorf

germanwings starts Sabiha Gökçen service from Düsseldorf

germanwings takes on Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines on busy German-Turkish airport pair.


germanwings still completing Lufthansa route transition

germanwings still completing Lufthansa route transition

germanwings is still taking over routes from its parent Lufthansa, with the switch of services between Düsseldorf and Vienna on 8 October.

New Ryanair’s next three ‘primary’ airport bases discovered

New Ryanair’s next three ‘primary’ airport bases discovered

New Ryanair’s CCO David O’Brien tells us the world’s most prolific starter of new routes will open “at least three new bases next year.” We identify the 10-most likely opportunities among the “primary” airports the upscaling, business-focused airline now favours.

Weekly seats up 2.3% and ASKs up 4.7% between Europe and Asia; London Heathrow-Hong Kong is #1 city pair

Weekly seats up 2.3% and ASKs up 4.7% between Europe and Asia; London Heathrow-Hong Kong is #1 city pair

The relationship between Europe and Asia has grown considerably over the years as both regions are actively engaged economically. As air services have become extremely significant for the development of both regions, resulting in flights increasing by 0.7% and ASKs up 4.7%, anna.aero takes a closer look at the trends between the two markets.


Dresden Airport sees traffic decline of 7%; Etihad Regional arrives with Amsterdam and Zurich services

Dresden Airport sees traffic decline of 7%; Etihad Regional arrives with Amsterdam and Zurich services

Covering a catchment area that extends to three countries (Germany, Czech Republic and Poland), Dresden Airport handled 1.8 million passengers in 2013. With a total of 13 carriers operating to 23 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Lufthansa is this September.

airberlin’s latest network strategy admits extreme seasonality issues

airberlin’s latest network strategy admits extreme seasonality issues

airberlin’s network offers a wide-range of services for business and leisure travellers, but it has not been a profitable mix. We take a closer look at the airline’s seasonality problems, which the airline has revealed it intends to tackle in the coming months.

germanwings adds new Germany-UK service

germanwings adds new Germany-UK service

germanwings joins Etihad Regional in linking Düsseldorf and London Stansted with daily flights.