Articles Tagged ‘easyJet’
When it began at London Luton all those years ago, did those low-cost pioneers at easyJet comprehend that they would still be flying 18 years later and be one of Europe’s biggest airlines? anna.aero and airport friends pass on their best wishes to the big orange LCC which celebrated its birthday this month.
easyJet growing fastest in UK, Switzerland and Italy; Luxembourg, Norway, Romania and Russia are newest country markets
easyJet’s capacity growth this summer is around the 2% mark, but that hasn’t stopped it adding four new countries to its network. We reveal which country markets are growing (and shrinking), and which airports have seen the biggest increase in flights this summer. We also show which routes are being “dropped” this winter.
easyJet starts flights from Newcastle Airport in UK to Tenerife Sur Airport in Spain.
easyJet adds one route each to its network from Basel, Liverpool and Toulouse.
easyJet starts flights from London Gatwick Airport in UK to Bucharest Otopeni Airport in Romania.
easyJet re-enters UK-Romania market with flights from London Gatwick Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
The UK-Romania market has grown steadily every year since Romania joined the EU in 2007. Blue Air and Wizz Air have stimulated demand with low-cost flights, but now easyJet has re-entered the market it briefly served in 2007/08. We look to see who is operating which services between the two countries, and why capacity will […]
Netherlands — growing faster than France, Italy, Germany and Spain; Eindhoven set to break 3m in 2013
Europe’s ninth largest country market in terms of weekly seats available, the Netherlands has grown its weekly seats by 4.5% in the last 12 months (including transavia.com’s new Amsterdam to Turin link started on 10 October), just behind the continent’s average of 4.8%, but ahead of four out of five of the FIGUS nations – […]
Like buses, you wait for easyJet base for over two years, and then all of a sudden two turn up in a matter of weeks. Base #24 will be in Naples, its third in Italy, meaning the LCC will have 25-based units in the country from S14.
U2 Hamburg base brought 2U! Another big news story leaked to anna.aero readers first, and a week before it went ‘public’ last Wednesday, joining other route development scoops revealed to you so far this year like Air India, Emirates and Turkish Airlines.
easyJet starts flights from Rome Fiumicino Airport in Italy to Tel Aviv Airport in Israel.
Leak of the Week: Why on earth would easyJet want to start a base in Germany’s richest city with the highest GDP per capita in the nation? anna.aero reveals the orange monster-LCC potential route network plans for its latest base, and only its second in Germany, Hamburg.
World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes
It’s time for anna.aero’s annual network analysis of 32 of the world’s biggest LCCs to see which have started (and stopped) the most routes in the last 12 months. Ryanair retains the number one position in two categories, and every LCC analysed (except one) dropped at least one route in the last 12 months.