Articles Tagged ‘EDI’

UK international traffic up 9% in Q1 2016 ahead of British-Irish Airports EXPO next month

UK international traffic up 9% in Q1 2016 ahead of British-Irish Airports EXPO next month

With the bonus of a leap day and Easter you would expect international passenger numbers to be looking healthy in the first quarter of 2016. We reveal the fastest-growing UK airports, foreign country markets and foreign airports.

US airlines celebrate their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES

US airlines celebrate their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES

Last week airports across the US celebrated their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES. Now it is the turn of the airlines. Take a closer look to see which carriers across the nation’s 50 states have won big this year.

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

Can the UK-Canada market be stimulated by an LCC? WestJet hopes so as it launches six new routes to the UK, contributing to a big increase in seat capacity for this summer. We look at traffic trends since 1994 and exchange rates.


Jet2.com starts its second service to Routes Europe 2016 hosts

Jet2.com starts its second service to Routes Europe 2016 hosts

Jet2.com makes Manchester its second Krakow connection, joining its existing service from Newcastle.

Transavia descends onto seven European connections

Transavia descends onto seven European connections

Transavia begins services on seven new routes – enters lucrative Paris to London market.

Viennese fire fighters in a whirl after Arch of Triumph win

Viennese fire fighters in a whirl after Arch of Triumph win

Vienna’s triumphant fire crew celebrates last week’s win for the Air India inaugural – the Austrian capital’s first ever victory in the competition. 10 airports vie for honours in this week’s Arch of Triumph battle.


Finnair launches service to Scottish capital

Finnair launches service to Scottish capital

Finnair begins a thrice-weekly service between Helsinki and Edinburgh onboard its A319 fleet – becomes third UK destination after London Heathrow and Manchester.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week - choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Boy oh boy! Have we got a baked bonanza for you. Due to our Easter vacation, we have the first two weeks of S16 rolled into one giant Cake of the Week public vote competition. It’s your airport’s chance for gastronomic route development glory…so mobilise your fans and followers to get voting now!!

Flybe adds 16 airport pairs

Flybe adds 16 airport pairs

Flybe adds 16 routes to its network – commences its first based operations from Doncaster Sheffield.


Aer Lingus Regional adds to Ireland – UK market

Aer Lingus Regional adds to Ireland – UK market

Aer Lingus Regional starts a connection between Cork and Leeds Bradford while also resuming a link between Shannon and Edinburgh.

Jet2.com launches Edinburgh route trio

Jet2.com launches Edinburgh route trio

Jet2.com connects the Scottish capital with Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, Tenerife South airports in Spain.

easyJet adds new route trio

easyJet adds new route trio

easyJet links Edinburgh with Vienna and Venice Marco Polo, with the Italian city also witnessing the addition of a new Prague service.