Articles Tagged ‘easyJet’

Fancy an Easter break from London on easyJet or Ryanair?

Fancy an Easter break from London on easyJet or Ryanair?

The upcoming Easter weekend is a popular time to get away. Now that the UK’s record warm March has given way to a freezing April there is likely to be a surge of interest in getting away this weekend. But how much are the two biggest LCCs in the UK charging from their biggest bases? […]

easyJet's latest bases are London Southend and Nice

easyJet’s latest bases are London Southend and Nice

easyJet launches 16 new routes spread across six bases; first ever flights from London Southend.

Over 500 new routes launched to welcome summer season

Over 500 new routes launched to welcome summer season

Europe’s airline may be having a mixed time financially but that’s not stopping them exploring new routes this summer. We do some analysis at the over 500 new routes starting during the next three weeks to reveal which airline is starting the most new routes (no surprises here) and which country’s airports will be celebrating […]


easyJet’s newest base is Toulouse in southern France

easyJet’s newest base is Toulouse in southern France

easyJet launches new routes to Brussels, Lille and Nice to celebrate Toulouse base launch.

easyJet and Ryanair increasingly challenging Air France on regional domestic service in France

easyJet and Ryanair increasingly challenging Air France on regional domestic service in France

anna.aero’s Editor will be at FrenchConnect next week and here’s a sneak peak at part of his presentation, looking at recent developments in the French regional domestic market. Which routes have been stimulated the most by easyJet, Ryanair and Vueling daring to take on the Air France juggernaut.

easyJet celebrates a decade at London Gatwick; Flybe surprises Newquay-bound passengers

easyJet celebrates a decade at London Gatwick; Flybe surprises Newquay-bound passengers

easyJet will increase capacity at London Gatwick this summer, ten years after it first flew between the airport and Barcelona – an anniversary celebrated with cake and champagne this week. Flybe also goes triple-daily at the airport as it celebrates three years of connecting Newquay Cornwall with Gatwick.


easyJet grows fastest in Italy, UK, France; still expands London Gatwick, Southend base opening soon

easyJet grows fastest in Italy, UK, France; still expands London Gatwick, Southend base opening soon

easyJet grew twice as fast as Ryanair in 2011, so what are its expansion plans for 2012? Which country markets are growing and which are shrinking? Which airports will see the greatest increase in flights this summer? Which airports have been added to (and dropped from) the airline’s network?

DFW celebrates award; Cologne/Bonn reaches 1m easyJet pax; no end to jetBlue cakes

DFW celebrates award; Cologne/Bonn reaches 1m easyJet pax; no end to jetBlue cakes

The folks at DFW were thrilled to win last week’s Route of the Week for their new Emirates route, but what milestone did easyJet and Cologne/Bonn Airport reach over in Europe? How did Rome’s two airports fare with the recent snowfall? And just how many cakes were baked to celebrate jetBlue’s 12th anniversary?

easyJet launches new route from Paris to Verona

easyJet launches new route from Paris to Verona

easyJet now flies the route from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport to Verona in northern Italy.


Testing times at BER

Testing times at BER

The boss of Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Brandt talked to us during the first day of operational readiness testing involving 250 volunteer ‘passengers’. We wanted to know how the new airport improves Berlin as a proposition for airlines – purely from a route development point of view.

Southwest celebrates 30 years in Las Vegas; easyJet reaches 50 million in Switzerland; Wizz Air 2 million at Brussels Charleroi; Chinese New Year comes to Helsinki

Southwest celebrates 30 years in Las Vegas; easyJet reaches 50 million in Switzerland; Wizz Air 2 million at Brussels Charleroi; Chinese New Year comes to Helsinki

easyJet threw a big bash with a special flight to celebrate reaching 50 million passengers in Switzerland, offering Michelin star food and entertainment. Meanwhile, there have been further celebrations in Las Vegas, at Brussels Charleroi and Helsinki Airport.

UK airports anticipate over 130 new routes in 2012 as Olympic 'fever' grips the nation; Manchester and Ryanair lead way

UK airports anticipate over 130 new routes in 2012 as Olympic ‘fever’ grips the nation; Manchester and Ryanair lead way

The UK is gearing up for a high-profile 2012, but what does the year hold for the country’s airports? How many of the nation’s 20 airports that handle over one million passengers per annum are currently growing? Which airlines and airports will be launching most new routes this year?