Articles Tagged ‘easyJet’

Why is easyJet closing its Madrid base?

Why is easyJet closing its Madrid base?

The announcement that easyJet plans to close its Madrid base (but still serve the airport from other bases) got anna.aero curious to see how the airline’s Madrid network has evolved and what competition it faces. We also spoke to Catherine Lynn, easyJet’s Group Commercial Director, on site in Madrid to find out more about the […]

easyJet makes Bari 12th Italian destination from London Gatwick

easyJet makes Bari 12th Italian destination from London Gatwick

easyJet now serving 90 destinations from Gatwick. Competing with British Airways on new route from London Gatwick to Bari.

easyJet launches new route from Bristol to Naples

easyJet launches new route from Bristol to Naples

easyJet starts flying from Bristol in the UK to Naples in Italy.


easyJet adds three holiday destinations to its London Southend network; launches services from Madrid to Copenhagen

easyJet adds three holiday destinations to its London Southend network; launches services from Madrid to Copenhagen

easyJet launches services to Jersey, Malaga and Palma de Mallorca.

Go-fly 10 years on: What happened to the routes and people behind Europe's then third biggest LCC?

Go-fly 10 years on: What happened to the routes and people behind Europe’s then third biggest LCC?

Remember Go? Ten years ago it was Europe’s third largest LCC with a fleet of 27 737s based at London Stansted, Bristol and East Midlands. Then easyJet decided to make an offer Go’s majority shareholder (3i) couldn’t refuse. So what became of Go’s route network and the senior management team that ran the airline?

Venice Airport welcomes over 50 new services in 2012; Volotea leads way followed by Air One and easyJet

Venice Airport welcomes over 50 new services in 2012; Volotea leads way followed by Air One and easyJet

After a traffic boost last summer due to the temporary closure (for repairs) of nearby Treviso airport, Venice is now welcoming over 50 new services in its own right this summer. But how has traffic developed over the last decade, and which airlines are starting which services this summer?


easyJet launches two summer sun routes from London Gatwick and London Southend

easyJet launches two summer sun routes from London Gatwick and London Southend

easyJet starts new services from London Gatwick to Kefalonia and from London Southend to Ibiza.

easyJet lobbies (and is lobbied) at Annual Parliamentary Reception

easyJet lobbies (and is lobbied) at Annual Parliamentary Reception

Yesterday evening, anna.aero went to the UK Houses of Parliament for easyJet’s annual Parliamentary Reception. The airline’s CEO Carolyn McCall asked for improved border controls. But which politicians were there? And which airport bosses attended?

easyJet launches Mediterranean routes and Lisbon base

easyJet launches Mediterranean routes and Lisbon base

easyJet has launched routes from the UK and Switzerland to the Mediterranean as well as a new base in Portugal’s capital Lisbon.


anna.aero reports from Lisbon: easyJet’s base launch in pictures

anna.aero reports from Lisbon: easyJet’s base launch in pictures

Following from a personal invitation to travel to Lisbon together with the airline’s CEO Carolyn McCall for the opening of the low-cost carrier’s new base in the Portuguese capital, anna.aero reports from the celebrations.

easyJet announces 10 new routes for winter 2012

easyJet announces 10 new routes for winter 2012

easyJet is inching close to the 100-route mark from London Gatwick. Which four new destinations did it announce last week and which new European country market will it soon serve? Which Italian destination returns to the airline’s network and which UK airport will get its first year-round service?

easyJet opens base in Lisbon; network grows by five to 21 destinations with TAP Portugal competing directly on 14

easyJet opens base in Lisbon; network grows by five to 21 destinations with TAP Portugal competing directly on 14

easyJet’s first base in Portugal opened last week (with two aircraft) and heralded the launch of five new routes, but to which destinations? How much did easyJet grow traffic in Lisbon last year? How quickly has its network at the airport grown and on which routes will it face competition with local flag-carrier TAP Portugal?