Articles Tagged ‘easyJet’

Moroccan growth stalls after traffic doubles in six years; Ryanair still #2 despite plans to cut 34 flights this winter

Moroccan growth stalls after traffic doubles in six years; Ryanair still #2 despite plans to cut 34 flights this winter

Passenger numbers at Morocco’s airports have been falling in recent months but which market segments have been suffering the most? Which are the country’s leading airports and airlines and which new routes have already been announced for 2012? And what do Ryanair’s cutbacks really mean for the country?

Grounding planes in winter improves profitability: The new network planning reality explored among Europe’s airlines

Grounding planes in winter improves profitability: The new network planning reality explored among Europe’s airlines

We all know about Ryanair grounding 80 aircraft last winter but by how much did other European LCCs cut their capacity between July 2011 and January 2012? How does this compare with the year before? And how much have Europe’s legacy carriers started to follow this behaviour?

easyJet launches new routes to summer sun destinations

easyJet launches new routes to summer sun destinations

easyJet now flies to Faro in Portugal’s Algarve from Basel in Switzerland.


easyJet expands Mediterranean network from Switzerland, Germany and Spain

easyJet expands Mediterranean network from Switzerland, Germany and Spain

easyJet launches Mediterranean routes from Madrid, Berlin and Basel.

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?