Articles Tagged ‘easyJet’

World’s airlines already announced over 900 routes for 2013; Barcelona Airport #1 in the world for new services

World’s airlines already announced over 900 routes for 2013; Barcelona Airport #1 in the world for new services

Despite the global economic malaise, 2012 was a record-breaking year for route development. In 2013, Ryanair and Southwest are amongst the airline “usual suspects” with the most additional services on their respective new routes list.

Grenoble Airport greets Jet2.com, Monarch and Volotea; flights and seats both up over 50%

Grenoble Airport greets Jet2.com, Monarch and Volotea; flights and seats both up over 50%

Winter-only flights and no domestic services (until next week) Grenoble-Is­­ère Airport is almost a unique type of airport in France, if not Europe. It also dominated by UK airlines rather than French ones, with flights from nine UK airports and four British carriers.

Condor's great wedding; Finnair, Wizz Air help Santa; more stories from St Petersburg, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Friedrichshafen, Chengdu, Christchurch

Condor’s great wedding; Finnair, Wizz Air help Santa; more stories from St Petersburg, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Friedrichshafen, Chengdu, Christchurch

In this week’s portion of Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Friedrichshafen where the anna.aero Cake of the Week Certificate has been spotted together with the man behind the great creation. But we also have news from St Petersburg, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Leeds/Bradford, Chengdu, Christchurch and many more.


easyJet adds two new ski destinations; launches Amsterdam service from Newcastle

easyJet adds two new ski destinations; launches Amsterdam service from Newcastle

easyJet launches four-weekly service from Newcastle to Amsterdam; adds seasonal services from London Southend to Geneva, and from London Gatwick to Turin.

Ryanair brings the 100 thousandth passenger to Lourdes; easyJet and Newquay Airport ink a deal

Ryanair brings the 100 thousandth passenger to Lourdes; easyJet and Newquay Airport ink a deal

In this week’s portion of Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Lourdes, where Ryanair just established another milestone, as well as from Newquay in Cornwall, which saw a major announcement from another low-cost carrier, easyJet.

Nantes Atlantique: 10% growth already in 2012; Volotea adds the most routes

Nantes Atlantique: 10% growth already in 2012; Volotea adds the most routes

Volotea’s arrival to the Nantes Atlantique Airport in June 2012, helped boost the airport’s route network significantly, and the growth to-date this year is just about to hit 10%. anna.aero examines, how the airport’s business has changed in effect, and what new routes will be launching soon.


easyJet launches its fourth route to Tel Aviv; adds services from Basel to Santiago de Compostela

easyJet launches its fourth route to Tel Aviv; adds services from Basel to Santiago de Compostela

easyJet commences flights from Manchester to Tel Aviv; launches flights from Basel to Santiago de Compostela in Spain.

easyJet expands its network from Basel and London Gatwick; adds flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam

easyJet expands its network from Basel and London Gatwick; adds flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam

easyJet connects Basel with Brussels, Budapest and Manchester; adds Tallinn and Luxembourg to London Gatwick network; launches flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam.

easyJet’s Moscow route kills Heathrow dominance; Norwegian establishes London LGW base

easyJet’s Moscow route kills Heathrow dominance; Norwegian establishes London LGW base

easyJet and Norwegian are announcing big developments from spring 2013 at London Gatwick Airport. But what is the effect of easyJet being awarded the Moscow route over Virgin Atlantic? And what makes Norwegian’s new London base different from its other bases outside the Nordic region?


easyJet makes Birmingham 11th domestic route from Belfast; operates international flights to seven countries

easyJet makes Birmingham 11th domestic route from Belfast; operates international flights to seven countries

easyJet has been flying from Northern Ireland for 14 years but how has its network at Belfast International evolved during the last decade? Which international services are operated seasonally and which routes have failed to stand the test of time?

easyJet launches Birmingham route from Belfast International

easyJet launches Birmingham route from Belfast International

easyJet now flies the British domestic route from Belfast International Airport in Northern Ireland to Birmingham Airport in the Midlands.

Dortmund gains Ryanair but loses easyJet services; Wizz Air is leading airline with 16 routes to Central Europe

Dortmund gains Ryanair but loses easyJet services; Wizz Air is leading airline with 16 routes to Central Europe

Famous for its football team and beers, Dortmund’s airport is home to several LCCs but not Lufthansa, at least not directly. Which are the airport’s leading routes and which new destinations is Ryanair adding in 2013? Which new destinations has Wizz Air started this year, and what has been easyJet’s history at the airport?