Articles Tagged ‘French airports’
Serving the thriving French region of Rhône-Alpes, Lyon Airport recently took the anna.aero Cake Prize for TWIN JET’s new route to Le Havre. But with the growth of HOP! and the arrival of the likes of Emirates, Lyon has more network surprises in store.
Lille Airport (+21.3%) leads French traffic growth of 1.3% in 2013; Air France still growing on domestic routes
With monthly traffic data available from 14 of the top 15 airports, we take a closer look at the latest developments in the French market. We reveal which which airports have been growing fastest, and which are having a tougher year. We also take a closer look at the leading French domestic routes, and what […]
French aviation market to be discussed in detail in Bordeaux at French Connect this week; anna.aero will be “live”
The French market has outperformed its major European rivals in both 2011 and 2012. On the eve of the 10th French Connect, anna.aero takes a detailed look at the French market. We reveal which airports are growing fastest, which country markets are growing (and which are not), and which airlines are generating growth.
Growing by 6% in May and by 4% for the year to date, Biarritz Anglet Bayonne Airport, located less than 20 kilometres from the Spanish border, continues to post passengers statistics which are embarrassing most other major French Airports. With French Connect just over a week away, we investigate why this airport on France’s southwest […]
Ryanair’s issues with French authorities, over interpretation of EU employment law, hasn’t stopped the Irish LCC from developing its operations at Paris Beauvais Airport, and making it the eighth busiest airport in its network. We show how the airport has grown in recent years and which destinations are served, and which no longer are.
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.
Bordeaux reporting 10% growth in 2012 as easyJet, Ryanair take on Air France and Volotea launches seven routes
Bordeaux’s dedicated LCC terminal ‘billi’ has helped the airport grow its international traffic by 50% in just two years. Which new LCC has launched multiple new routes this summer? Which have been the fastest-growing major routes in 2012 and what has stimulated the growth?
Nice on target for 11 million passengers in 2012 helped by easyJet base; over 25 new services launched this year
France’s busiest regional airport is set for a record year. How has traffic grown in recent years, how seasonal is demand, and which airlines have launched new services during the last year? And which routes have seen the biggest growth in passenger demand so far in 2012?
Airport traffic data for June suggests that passenger demand picked up compared with May in four of the five leading European country markets (and we don’t know about Italy yet because we haven’t got any data). But which countries saw the biggest improvement in June?
Lyon plans next phase of terminal development as it looks to grow LCC share to 30%; Emirates coming soon
France’s fourth busiest airport handled a record 8.4 million passengers in 2011. anna.aero visited the airport last week to hear what the airport plans for the future. Which are the leading airlines, routes and country markets and how much did they grow (or shrink) in 2011? What are the latest trends in 2012 and which […]
Paris-Vatry welcomes new domestic routes from jetairfly and Ryanair this summer; targets 100,000 pax in 2012
anna.aero recently got to visit Paris-Vatry Airport (by helicopter!) to see for ourselves what the airport offers airlines and passengers. When did scheduled services start at the airport and what new routes is it offering this summer?
easyJet already has three bases in France (two in Paris and one in Lyon) and has now announced two more for next summer. But how have its operations at Nice and Toulouse developed in recent years? Which new routes has it already announced and how big is the current market on these routes?