Articles Tagged ‘Flybe’

Flybe adds five new routes - including four from Birmingham

Flybe adds five new routes – including four from Birmingham

Flybe’s route count at Birmingham climbs to 26, with more to come later this summer; Newquay now boasts four domestic routes.

Cologne Bonn welcomes Flybe and Aegean Airlines as traffic grows once more; Ryanair base to open in October

Cologne Bonn welcomes Flybe and Aegean Airlines as traffic grows once more; Ryanair base to open in October

Cologne Bonn grew rapidly between 2002 and 2007 thanks to the development of the German LCC market. After several years of modest traffic reductions, passenger numbers are up once more as Norwegian, Ryanair and Wizz Air join germanwings in once again growing the LCC offering at the airport.

Flybe to launch ‘virtual’ base at London City this winter

Flybe to launch ‘virtual’ base at London City this winter

Flybe has revealed plans to start operations from London City Airport this winter, operating routes to Belfast City, Dublin, Edinburgh, Exeter and Inverness. We reveal what competition the carrier will face, and examine the schedule in more detail.


Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Last week, Bucharest Airport blasted its way to victory in the second public vote for the ‘Arch of Triumph’ when it welcomed Ryanair’s new four times weekly service from Dublin. Business as usual this week, with the so-called anna.aero ‘experts’ undertaking the scoring and FTWA critique.

Budapest runway run latest: Jet2.com boss to race Wizz CEO on home Tarmac

Budapest runway run latest: Jet2.com boss to race Wizz CEO on home Tarmac

Jet2.com Managing Director, Ian Doubtfire, has become the first airline boss to sign up to the challenge to race Wizz Air CEO József Váradi in a bid to win the title of “Fastest Airline Leader in the World” in the 12km running race taking place on Budapest Airport’s Runway 13R-31L in September.

Flybe launches four new routes from Birmingham

Flybe launches four new routes from Birmingham

Flybe adds flights from Birmingham to Alicante, Cologne Bonn, Florence and Porto.


Flying start for “fastest airline in the world” as easyJet, Flybe, Norwegian, Ryanair etc sign up for bud:runway run

Flying start for “fastest airline in the world” as easyJet, Flybe, Norwegian, Ryanair etc sign up for bud:runway run

This article shows dozens of airline and airport executives at Routes Europe signing up to “bud:runway run,” the 12km race which will take place on runway 13R-31L at Budapest Airport in aid of child cancer charities and other good causes organised by Budapest Airport, Nike, Wizz Air, and anna.aero.

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.

Flybe replaces CityJet linking Dundee to London

Flybe replaces CityJet linking Dundee to London

Flybe franchise partner Loganair introduces daily flights between Dundee and London Stansted Airport.


30-Second Interview — Paul Simmons, CCO Flybe

30-Second Interview — Paul Simmons, CCO Flybe

Birmingham Airport is set to become Flybe’s biggest base, with the introduction of seven new services this summer taking the airline’s offer up to 32 routes, 375 return flights a week and 1.7 million annual seats. anna.aero delves inside the numbers over a coffee and croissant with the airline’s CCO Paul Simmons.

Geneva Airport celebrates Etihad Regional’s first flight; Winnipeg Airport shows-off certificate; Ryanair’s 10 million milestone at Cork; more celebrations at London City, Stuttgart and Newquay Airports

Geneva Airport celebrates Etihad Regional’s first flight; Winnipeg Airport shows-off certificate; Ryanair’s 10 million milestone at Cork; more celebrations at London City, Stuttgart and Newquay Airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Geneva Airport celebrates the launch of Etihad Regional’s first commercial flight; Winnipeg Airport proudly shows-off its cake certificate; and Ryanair celebrates 10 million passengers at Cork Airport. We also have news from London City, Stuttgart and Newquay Airports. 

Etihad Regional, Eastern Airways, bmi regional spice up dynamic European regional airline market; flybe still #1 despite cuts

Etihad Regional, Eastern Airways, bmi regional spice up dynamic European regional airline market; flybe still #1 despite cuts

Europe’s regional airline market has been stunned by the decision of MEB3 carrier Etihad Airways to partner-up with Swiss Darwin Airline. We reveal the top 15 ‘regional’ airlines in Europe (based on our own definition), and summarise what some of the leading (and more obscure) carriers have been up to, and have planned for S14.