Articles Tagged ‘FCO’

Blue Air celebrates 10th anniversary with new route to Liverpool; Romanian LCC faces stiff competition from Wizz Air and TAROM

Blue Air celebrates 10th anniversary with new route to Liverpool; Romanian LCC faces stiff competition from Wizz Air and TAROM

Romania’s very own LCC Blue Air has reached a major milestone, 10 years of flights. We look at what competition the airline faces on its busiest routes, its newest routes and some of the routes that have proved less than successful.

Manchester Airport receives Route award for Cathay Pacific Airways

Manchester Airport receives Route award for Cathay Pacific Airways

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, British Airways celebrates its second anniversary at Leeds Bradford Airport, and Ryanair achieves 100,000 passengers at its new Glasgow base. More news from London City, Lyon, Prague and Rome Fiumicino airports.

Alitalia adds two German airports from three Italian bases

Alitalia adds two German airports from three Italian bases

Alitalia connects Berlin Tegel and Düsseldorf to Milan Linate, Rome Fiumicino, and Venice Marco Polo with daily flights.


FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

Far from being a stagnant mature market, the two FIGUST countries of Germany and Italy are still providing dynamic growth despite the continued economic gloom that persists in Europe. anna.aero reviews the big players, including newcomers like Meridiana in this heavyweight pairing.

germanwings takes over two more Lufthansa routes from Düsseldorf

germanwings takes over two more Lufthansa routes from Düsseldorf

germanwings’ inheriting of two more routes from its parent sees the airline start flights to Berlin Tegel and Rome Fiumicino.

BRUising encounter: anna.aero's detailed analysis of Ryanair v Vueling’s fight for low cost supremacy at Brussels Airport

BRUising encounter: anna.aero’s detailed analysis of Ryanair v Vueling’s fight for low cost supremacy at Brussels Airport

A year ago Ryanair appeared to declare war on Vueling in Brussels, going head-to-head with the carrier on 10 routes. We look at how things are panning out for both carriers and analyse December fare data across eight competing routes.


MAG lands Flybe expansion at Stansted and Bournemouth

MAG lands Flybe expansion at Stansted and Bournemouth

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest Airport shows off its Route of the Week certificate, AdR’s Rome Fiumicino Airport bakes a cake to celebrate an additional two million passengers in 2014, and Winnipeg Airport also gets creative in the kitchen with a route launch cake.

easyJet grows network by nine routes

easyJet grows network by nine routes

easyJet adds routes from bases in Germany, Italy, Switzerland and UK.

easyJet enters four new markets at W14/15 start

easyJet enters four new markets at W14/15 start

easyJet links London Luton to Rome Fiumicino and London Gatwick to Reykjavik; Geneva base also benefits from Icelandic link.


Dallas Love Field and Murmansk airports receive awards for Virgin America and Transaero Airlines respectively

Dallas Love Field and Murmansk airports receive awards for Virgin America and Transaero Airlines respectively

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Iasi Airport’s new 2,400-metre runway becomes fully operational, while Lyon Airport celebrates transavia.com France’s first flight to Tel Aviv. More news from Miami and Delhi Airport.

Vueling jumps into Air France void on Rome-Marseille

Vueling jumps into Air France void on Rome-Marseille

Vueling starts flights on Rome-Marseille; easyJet and Alitalia to enter the fray later in the month.

Tel Aviv on course to break 15 million annual passengers in 2014

Tel Aviv on course to break 15 million annual passengers in 2014

With double-digit growth in weekly seats and flights, Ben Gurion Airport seems likely to break into the top 100 busiest airports in the next few years if these increases continue. anna.aero takes a look at the significant growth statistics of the Israeli capital’s gateway, along with the most important players in the market.