Articles Tagged ‘HAM’

Skopje traffic grows 42% since 2012; on track to pass 1.7 million passengers in 2016; gains four new European capital connections

Skopje traffic grows 42% since 2012; on track to pass 1.7 million passengers in 2016; gains four new European capital connections

During the past 12 months Skopje has gained links to the capitals of the Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany and Slovakia. anna.aero investigates how the airport’s network has developed during recent times, and also how it has managed to nearly double passenger traffic during the past few years.

Blue Air adds 14 airports to network; 43% increase in weekly seat capacity; first airline to launch non-capital Romanian domestic links

Blue Air adds 14 airports to network; 43% increase in weekly seat capacity; first airline to launch non-capital Romanian domestic links

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor Jonathan Ford recently went to Bucharest to meet Blue Air’s Revenue Management & Planning Director George Rizica. While there, Ford asked Rizica about what Blue Air looks for in an airport, and to find out why Wizz Air’s and Ryanair’s expansion in Romania helped push the carrier to grow more rapidly on […]

easyJet launches 22 routes in a week

easyJet launches 22 routes in a week

easyJet starts flights from 12 bases to 11 different destinations across Europe.


Shanghai - Barcelona largest unserved market between China and Europe; Paris CDG #1 connected airport; Shanghai – Amsterdam fastest growing route

Shanghai – Barcelona largest unserved market between China and Europe; Paris CDG #1 connected airport; Shanghai – Amsterdam fastest growing route

During the past 12 months, 16 previously unserved routes have opened up between Europe and China, with Baku, Manchester, Prague and London Gatwick being the latest airports to gain Chinese route status. anna.aero looks at how the market has developed in the past year, and to see which are the biggest unserved routes between the two markets.

anna.aero World Tour 2016 continues: 138th IATA Slot Conference in Hamburg

anna.aero World Tour 2016 continues: 138th IATA Slot Conference in Hamburg

With one of the best evening receptions on the route development circuit for some years, Hamburg Airport showed delegates at the 138th IATA Slot Conference just what great hosts they are. Catch-up here with all the show news in anna.aero’s Show Dailies, printed live at the event.

Collapse of VLM creates route opportunities in Belgium, Ireland, Germany and UK

Collapse of VLM creates route opportunities in Belgium, Ireland, Germany and UK

VLM is the latest European regional airline to cease operations. The Fokker 50 operator was flying just five routes in the end involving six airports in three countries. German domestic market takes biggest hit.


Budapest celebrates fourth Arch of Triumph win at Hamburg Slots

Budapest celebrates fourth Arch of Triumph win at Hamburg Slots

Despite having back-to-back meetings to discuss the next batch of route launches, the Budapest Airport Business Development team at the IATA Slot Conference in Hamburg had time to celebrate last week’s win. Find out which of this week’s 14 entries takes the prize home.

Air Serbia surges onto Belgrade trio

Air Serbia surges onto Belgrade trio

Air Serbia links the Serbian capital to Ohrid, Hamburg and St. Petersburg.

Hamburg-Singapore is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 90,000 searches in the last year; Singapore’s next European destination??

Hamburg-Singapore is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 90,000 searches in the last year; Singapore’s next European destination??

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shown that 90,000 potential travellers in the last year searched for non-stop flights between Hamburg and Singapore – but the route is unserved. With Düsseldorf services launching next month, will this be Singapore Airlines’ next German city?


Aer Lingus celebrates its 80th anniversary in Bristol

Aer Lingus celebrates its 80th anniversary in Bristol

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Luxembourg welcomes the arrival of Aegean Airlines’ Athens route, while a familiar face in the route development world turns up in Sweden. More news from Lisbon, Bodrum and Hamburg airports.

North America gets first Arch of Triumph victory with mile-high FTWA

North America gets first Arch of Triumph victory with mile-high FTWA

At the 26th attempt this year, a North American airport has secured its first win of 2016 in the Arch of Triumph competition. Find out the scores of the other nine airports which were soundly beaten this week.

ASL Airlines adds routes #2 and #3 into Hamburg

ASL Airlines adds routes #2 and #3 into Hamburg

ASL Airlines adds connections from Lyon and Marseille to its existing Bordeaux service.