Articles Tagged ‘EDI’

Flybe ‘soft’ launches London City virtual base; up to 18 daily flights across seven destinations planned

Flybe ‘soft’ launches London City virtual base; up to 18 daily flights across seven destinations planned

Flybe will explode back into the London market this winter, launching seven routes from London City through October and November, ostensibly replacing the operations it withdrew from at London Gatwick in March this year, following its slot sale to easyJet.

Traffic growth of 20% expected in 2014 for Moscow’s fastest growing airport in 2013 – Vnukovo

Traffic growth of 20% expected in 2014 for Moscow’s fastest growing airport in 2013 – Vnukovo

Due to its proximity to downtown Moscow (just 17 kilometres), Vnukovo Airport has often been used by foreign VIPS, including famously by US President Ronald Reagan in 1988, for a summit which marked the start of the end of the Cold War. anna.aero takes a look at the vital statistics of the Russian capital’s smallest […]

Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red service still struggling to fill more than half of its seats as UK domestic market stops shrinking

Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red service still struggling to fill more than half of its seats as UK domestic market stops shrinking

Virgin Atlantic Airways entered the UK domestic market last summer but it appears to be struggling to fill its aircraft. We reveal the airline’s monthly passenger figures and load factors and what else has been happening in the UK domestic market.


Edinburgh and Aberdeen Airports have record 2013 as Glasgow airports struggle; Qatar Airways leads long-haul expansion

Edinburgh and Aberdeen Airports have record 2013 as Glasgow airports struggle; Qatar Airways leads long-haul expansion

Scotland’s airports overall are not much busier now than they were 10 years ago, but some are performing better than others. We reveal which airlines are growing (and shrinking) in Scotland this summer and list some of the key new services launched recently.

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

UK’s eighth busiest gateway according to CAA figures, Glasgow Airport has consolidated its annual passenger performance over recent years, growing by 2.9% in 2013. With a total of 22 carriers operating from the Scottish gateway, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant easyJet is this […]

Toronto Pearson shows-off certificate; Ryanair’s one million milestone at Lille Airport; easyJet passes 10 million passengers in Switzerland; more news from Barcelona, Leeds Bradford, Shannon, Oslo Rygge and Faro airports

Toronto Pearson shows-off certificate; Ryanair’s one million milestone at Lille Airport; easyJet passes 10 million passengers in Switzerland; more news from Barcelona, Leeds Bradford, Shannon, Oslo Rygge and Faro airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Toronto Pearson Airport shows-off Route award, Ryanair celebrates one million passengers at Lille Airport, and easyJet records over 10 million passengers carried in 12 months to and from Switzerland. We also have news from Barcelona, Leeds Bradford, Shannon, Oslo Rygge and Faro airports.


Jet2.com starts its fifth new summer service to Fuerteventura from UK

Jet2.com starts its fifth new summer service to Fuerteventura from UK

Jet2.com starts weekly service from Newcastle to Fuerteventura, adding to existing UK flights from East Midlands, Glasgow, Leeds Bradford and Manchester. Edinburgh to Reus also linked.

Qatar Airways makes Edinburgh its latest city in Europe

Qatar Airways makes Edinburgh its latest city in Europe

Qatar Airways launches five times weekly flights from Doha to the capital of Scotland.

Milanese airport wins this week - but which one?

Milanese airport wins this week – but which one?

There is likely to be a double celebration at this week’s winning airport, as this ‘Arch of Triumph’ winning service took off just 45 minutes after its runway had re-opened after closure for maintenance.


United Airlines introduces second route to Edinburgh

United Airlines introduces second route to Edinburgh

United Airlines begins five weekly seasonal flights from Chicago O’Hare, IL to Edinburgh, utilising its 757-200s until 5 October.

US Airways expands its European offering with four new seasonal routes

US Airways expands its European offering with four new seasonal routes

US Airways starts four new seasonal European routes from Charlotte, NC and Philadelphia, PA to Barcelona, Lisbon, Manchester as well as Edinburgh, using 757-200s and A330-200s.

anna.aero boss’ day trip to Sabiha Gökçen; Cambridge double win

anna.aero boss’ day trip to Sabiha Gökçen; Cambridge double win

This week we let the boss out on a day trip to Istanbul’s Sabiha Gökçen Airport to cover the inaugural flight by Qatar Airways from Doha. Inevitably, he managed to get out onto the airfield to share in the ‘Arch of Triumph’ moment.