Articles Tagged ‘FCO’

Ryanair shock! More routes dropped this summer than added as focus shifts to major airports - bad news for secondary airports

Ryanair shock! More routes dropped this summer than added as focus shifts to major airports – bad news for secondary airports

To operate over 200 routes you have to be a pretty big airline. But to drop over 200 routes in a single year you can only be Ryanair. In previous years the ULCC has started more routes than it has dropped, but not this year. We dig deep into the numbers to see who the […]

Table-topping Munich delivers FTWA lesson; Doncaster Sheffield displays domestic route award

Table-topping Munich delivers FTWA lesson; Doncaster Sheffield displays domestic route award

There is a new world order. Although on the pitch Bayern Munich were given a football lesson last night, the city’s airport has given all its global peers a master class in producing a fine ‘Arch of Triumph’. Doncaster Sheffield shows off its winning certificate for last week’s win using water pistols.

Carpatair commences Rome Fiumicino to Lublin link

Carpatair commences Rome Fiumicino to Lublin link

Carpatair becomes scheduled airline #4 at Lublin Airport and Rome destination #5 for the Polish airport.


Vueling grows in Belgium, France, Italy, Poland and Spain

Vueling grows in Belgium, France, Italy, Poland and Spain

Vueling adds new routes from Barcelona, Brussels, Lyon, Malaga, Nantes, Rome, Seville and Warsaw.

SWISS strengthens its Geneva network with four new routes

SWISS strengthens its Geneva network with four new routes

SWISS launches four new routes from Geneva to Copenhagen, Lisbon, Rome Fiumicino and Heraklion, utilising a mixed fleet of A319s and A320s.

easyJet starts a 12-route expansion, including London Gatwick to Tel Aviv

easyJet starts a 12-route expansion, including London Gatwick to Tel Aviv

Hamburg base leads the way with three new routes, along with a brace from Basel and Rome Fiumicino airports.


Düsseldorf Airport and Pegasus Airlines show certificates; Budapest welcomes UP from Tel Aviv; Zurich celebrates Air France’s 1st A318 landing; more news from Toronto Pearson, Berlin Schönefeld, Bristol, Rome Fiumicino and Warsaw Chopin airports

Düsseldorf Airport and Pegasus Airlines show certificates; Budapest welcomes UP from Tel Aviv; Zurich celebrates Air France’s 1st A318 landing; more news from Toronto Pearson, Berlin Schönefeld, Bristol, Rome Fiumicino and Warsaw Chopin airports

A busy week for Network Planning Community News, including Düsseldorf Airport and Pegasus Airlines showing-off their certificates, El Al’s LCC subsidiary – UP touching down at Budapest Airport, as well as Zurich Airport celebrating the arrival of Air France’s first A318. We also have newsworthy events from our peers from around the world.

Vueling adds three new Spanish routes to its network

Vueling adds three new Spanish routes to its network

Vueling commences one domestic and two international routes in Spain.

germanwings adds routes from three bases in Germany

germanwings adds routes from three bases in Germany

germanwings begins flights to Bari, Rome, Split and Thessaloniki from various German bases.


Vote for the best Cake of the Week - 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

The first days of the 2014 summer timetable have brought almost 500 new routes to the world and almost as many tonnes of cakes. Use your vote to select your choice of the week for S14 Season Part 1.

easyJet expands in France, Germany, Italy and UK

easyJet expands in France, Germany, Italy and UK

easyJet launches 21 new routes involving 25 airports and opens new bases in Hamburg and Naples.

Ryanair launches a route with thrice-daily flights

Ryanair launches a route with thrice-daily flights

Ryanair links Rome Fiumicino and Barcelona El Prat with thrice-daily flights, competing with Alitalia and Vueling.