Articles Tagged ‘FCO’

Alitalia inaugurates Fortaleza as its third destination in Brazil

Alitalia inaugurates Fortaleza as its third destination in Brazil

Alitalia commences twice-weekly flights from Rome Fiumicino to Fortaleza in north-eastern Brazil.

Air Canada rouge launches all-leisure, long-haul services to Athens, Edinburgh, Venice

Air Canada rouge launches all-leisure, long-haul services to Athens, Edinburgh, Venice

Hands up airport business development managers if Air Canada’s network planners have told you in the past that without a first-class market they won’t fly long-haul into your airport? Well that problem has gone away this week following the launch of its all-leisure, discount carrier “rouge.”

Alitalia launches operations in Armenia with twice-weekly flights to Yerevan

Alitalia launches operations in Armenia with twice-weekly flights to Yerevan

Alitalia commences services on the route from Rome Fiumicino to Yerevan in Armenia.


Alitalia fills the missing MEB3-airport link at Rome Fiumicino

Alitalia fills the missing MEB3-airport link at Rome Fiumicino

Alitalia commences four-weekly services from Rome Fiumicino to Abu Dhabi.

Alitalia returns to Zurich in Switzerland with services from Rome Fiumicino Airport

Alitalia returns to Zurich in Switzerland with services from Rome Fiumicino Airport

Alitalia resumes flights from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Zürich after four years.

Transaero launches Kaliningrad flights from Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Transaero launches Kaliningrad flights from Moscow Domodedovo Airport

Transaero of Russia now flies to London Heathrow Airport in the UK from Moscow Vnukovo Airport.


Boeing 787 reaches both Italy and India

Boeing 787 reaches both Italy and India

Both Air India and Ethiopian Airlines were busy showing off their brand new 787s last week. But which two airports, one in Europe and one in Asia, welcomed the Dreamliner?

blu-express launches new leisure routes from Rome and Catania

blu-express launches new leisure routes from Rome and Catania

blu-express now flies four new routes to Greece and Spain from Catania in Sicily and Rome Fiumicino Airport.

Aegean Airlines launches flights to Italy from Corfu

Aegean Airlines launches flights to Italy from Corfu

Aegean Airlines now flies from the Greek island Corfu to Rome Fiumicino Airport and Milan Malpensa Airport in Italy.


Riga Airport welcomes its seven millionth transit passenger since 1991; United celebrates 15 years in Birmingham; London City handles its one millionth aircraft movement

Riga Airport welcomes its seven millionth transit passenger since 1991; United celebrates 15 years in Birmingham; London City handles its one millionth aircraft movement

Latvia celebrated its independence over 20 years ago, but how many transfer passengers passed through Riga Airport since then? Which airline performed the one millionth movement ever at London City Airport? And why did Marilyn Monroe visit Birmingham?

blu-express focuses on Greece for summer expansion

blu-express focuses on Greece for summer expansion

Italian LCC blu-express is based in Rome and serves some 30 destinations with the help of its parent company Blue Panorama Airlines. But which routes see capacity cutbacks in June, July and August to make way for the seasonal routes to Greece, Spain and Turkey?

Alitalia launches new routes to Tbilisi in Georgia and Trapani in Sicily

Alitalia launches new routes to Tbilisi in Georgia and Trapani in Sicily

Alitalia opens route to Tbilisi in Georgia from Rome Fiumicino Airport. The SkyTeam airline now also serves Trapani in Sicily.