Articles Tagged ‘FNC’

TAP Air Portugal sees strong growth in 2017; Lisbon-Porto is busiest route, Spain is main international market

TAP Air Portugal sees strong growth in 2017; Lisbon-Porto is busiest route, Spain is main international market

There were 18.33 million two-way seats available across TAP Air Portugal’s network in 2017, a 16.2% increase compared to the previous year. Nick Preston reveals the Portuguese operator’s main market trends over the past ten years, including its largest Lisbon links and international country markets. 

Volotea lands in Lyon with routes to Italy and Spain

Volotea lands in Lyon with routes to Italy and Spain

Volotea introduces Lyon to its ever-growing network – also adds latest route from Bordeaux. 

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 34 yummy treats from S18 Part II

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 34 yummy treats from S18 Part II

With over 2,500 votes cast, it was far from being a close-run thing, as a well-promoted Bratislava Airport campaign saw off all challengers to win Part I of anna.aero’s legendary Cake of the Week public vote. It’s your chance to vote for your favourite baked treat – including this offering from Riga ‒ here in […]


Thomas Cook Group carriers grow seat capacity 11% in two years as US market more than doubles; Birmingham biggest base without long-haul

Thomas Cook Group carriers grow seat capacity 11% in two years as US market more than doubles; Birmingham biggest base without long-haul

The Thomas Cook Group operated just under 19.93 million seats in 2017, up 11% from its offering in 2015. With long-haul growth high on the agenda, will the carrier expand this strategy to more of its bases? Jonathan Ford looks to see where the airline has focused its capacity, and where it’s expanding in 2018.  

Eurowings starts three routes from three bases

Eurowings starts three routes from three bases

Eurowings commences Dominican Republic, Portuguese and Spanish sectors.

SAS starts a trio of services from Stockholm

SAS starts a trio of services from Stockholm

SAS now links Stockholm Arlanda to Eilat Ovda, Funchal and Miami – also adds Spanish service from Copenhagen.  


Cologne Bonn-Belgrade is "Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week" with over 20,000 searches; Eurowings' 11th CEE route??

Cologne Bonn-Belgrade is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” with over 20,000 searches; Eurowings’ 11th CEE route??

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shown that in the last 12 months over 20,000 potential travellers searched on the leading flight comparison site for flights between Cologne Bonn and Belgrade ‒ but the route is unserved!? Eurowings flies to 10 destinations in Central and Eastern Europe from the German airport, but the Serbian capital is presently […]

Oslo Airport outdoes its opposition to win the Part I of Arch of Triumph Public Vote; Now it's S17 launches – Part II

Oslo Airport outdoes its opposition to win the Part I of Arch of Triumph Public Vote; Now it’s S17 launches – Part II

Nearly 600 votes were cast to determine who the world thinks performed the best FTWA to mark the start of S17 ‒ with Oslo Gardermoen’s firefighters coming out on top. Europe’s fire stations still reign supreme, as the Norwegian airport becomes the region’s tenth straight winner in the Public Votes.

Jet2.com opens two new UK bases

Jet2.com opens two new UK bases

Jet2.com starts operations from London Stansted and Birmingham on 30 March.


Brussels Airlines initiates flights to India

Brussels Airlines initiates flights to India

Brussels Airlines links its Belgian hub to Mumbai – also begins Funchal and Yerevan services. 

Condor swoops into Madeira from Hannover

Condor swoops into Madeira from Hannover

Condor starts its seventh service from Germany to Funchal.

Arch of Triumph 2016 – just one week of competition left

Arch of Triumph 2016 – just one week of competition left

If your airport has aspirations of winning this year’s Arch of Triumph competition, you had better get a move on, as there is just one week left of this year’s battle. Nine more airports from around the world have probably their last attempts to break onto the 2016 leader board – see how they do.