Articles Tagged ‘FCO’

Alitalia plans 40-route international expansion from Rome Fiumicino, Milan and Venice

Alitalia plans 40-route international expansion from Rome Fiumicino, Milan and Venice

Alitalia’s new CEO has an “Industrial Plan” for up to 40 new international routes in the next three years. We look at which routes the airline has already added this year, and what has happened to some of the domestic markets that it (and Air One) are no longer serving this summer.

Meridiana adds fourth domestic route from Lampedusa

Meridiana adds fourth domestic route from Lampedusa

Meridiana inaugurates flights from Lampedusa Airport to Rome Fiumicino Airport.

Darwin Airline launches flights from Bolzano to Rome

Darwin Airline launches flights from Bolzano to Rome

Darwin Airline connects Rome Fiumicino Airport and Bolzano Airport.


Carpatair launches Rome Fiumicino from Bacau

Carpatair launches Rome Fiumicino from Bacau

Carpatair connects Bacau Airport and Rome Fiumicino Airport with thrice-weekly flights.

Alitalia links Rome Fiumicino to Djerba in Tunisia

Alitalia links Rome Fiumicino to Djerba in Tunisia

Alitalia inaugurates twice-weekly flights from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Djerba Airport in Tunisia.

Qatar Airways celebrates in Rome; Finnair and Vueling show their cakes

Qatar Airways celebrates in Rome; Finnair and Vueling show their cakes

Qatar Airways and AdR jointly celebrate the airline’s 10th anniversary at the airport; anna.aero also has cakes from last week’s celebrations in Dallas/Fort Worth, Helsinki and Malaga airports.


Alitalia adds seasonal link from Rome Fiumicino to Antalya

Alitalia adds seasonal link from Rome Fiumicino to Antalya

Alitalia launches low-frequency seasonal services from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Antalya Airport in Turkey.

AdR launches lures Chinese and Russian travellers; Air Lituanica opens sales; Wizz Air announces flights to Istanbul

AdR launches lures Chinese and Russian travellers; Air Lituanica opens sales; Wizz Air announces flights to Istanbul

This week’s Network Planning Community News include celebrations in Berlin Schoenefeld, Dublin, Leeds/Bradford and Manchester airports. We also have news from Air Lituanica, Wizz Air and Aeroporti di Roma.

Alitalia launches flights to Podgorica in Montenegro

Alitalia launches flights to Podgorica in Montenegro

Alitalia inaugurates services from Rome Fiumicino Airport to Podgorica Airport in Montenegro.


Monarch Airlines launches six new destinations from Leeds/Bradford; adds flights from Manchester to Almeria

Monarch Airlines launches six new destinations from Leeds/Bradford; adds flights from Manchester to Almeria

Monarch Airlines launches six seasonal routes from Leeds/Bradford; commences flights to Almeria in Spain from Manchester.

Birmingham, Melbourne and Milan on the cards for Air India – as we predicted!

Birmingham, Melbourne and Milan on the cards for Air India – as we predicted!

Three down and one to go. Air India’s Chairman and MD, Rohit Nandan, has confirmed this week the airline’s plans to fly later this year to new points in  Australia, Italy and the UK…its US routes are still to be confirmed.

Ajaccio's 50% growth in international traffic in 2012

Ajaccio’s 50% growth in international traffic in 2012

Serving the capital of the French island of Corsica, Ajaccio Napolean Bonaparte Airport, is the largest of the four international airports on the Mediterranean island. While the airport is showing steady growth, its extreme seasonality represents an annual challenge to the management.