Articles Tagged ‘HEL’
Finnair touches down at Samara from Helsinki with thrice-weekly flights, using Flybe Finland’s E190s.
Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats
Finnish airports achieved over 19 million passengers last year, decreasing by a modest 0.4% since we last looked at this market three years ago. With Helsinki Airport offering 80% of traffic in 2013 and Sweden being the top international country this summer, anna.aero investigates how the Finnish market is evolving.
Russia wins its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ title in 2014, and in the process secures a spot on the overall leader board. The winning airport joins Vologograd (pictured) to become only the second Russian facility to win the prestigious airport marketing award.
Finnair adds thrice-weekly flights from Helsinki to Nizhny Novgorod, using E190s.
Budapest Airport became only the fifth airport in ‘Arch of Triumph’ history last week to win more than one weekly title, joining an elite band of fellow airport firefighters and marketeers. Quite rightly, they show off the second certificate to adorn the walls of the fire station in the Hungarian capital.
Riga handled 4.8 million passengers in 2013; Wizz Air challenges Ryanair and Norwegian for LCC supremacy
Following the operational rationalisation of airBaltic in 2012, Riga Airport consolidated its annual passenger performance last year, posting a modest increase of 0.4%. With Wizz Air launching its 17th base at the Latvian gateway this June, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant airBaltic is this summer.
Finnair adds twice-weekly seasonal flights from Helsinki to Biarritz, utilising its A319s.
Following the opening of its Madrid base, Norwegian operates flights to Hamburg, Helsinki, Oslo Gardermoen, Stockholm Arlanda and Warsaw Chopin from the Spanish capital, utilising its 737-800s.
There is a new world order. Although on the pitch Bayern Munich were given a football lesson last night, the city’s airport has given all its global peers a master class in producing a fine ‘Arch of Triumph’. Doncaster Sheffield shows off its winning certificate for last week’s win using water pistols.
Finnair now links Helsinki to Gazipasa with twice-weekly flights, utilising A319s.
S7 Airlines builds its oneworld connections with Helsinki service; Larnaca and Paphos both also added from Domodedovo.
Helsinki and Berlin Tegel Airports’ passenger milestones; Singapore and Seville show-off certificates; more celebrations at Memmingen, Belgrade, Leeds Bradford, Manchester, Shannon, Riga Airports
A busy week for Network Planning Community News, including Singapore and Seville Airports showing-off their certificates, passenger milestones at Helsinki and Berlin Tegel Airports, water arch salute at Belgrade Airport, and other newsworthy events from our peers from around the world.