Articles Tagged ‘LBA’
UK-Spain market saw biggest growth in over 20 years in 2016; S17 seats up 11% as Jet2.com drives growth with Stansted and Birmingham bases
The UK-Spain market grew by 16% in 2016 to over 41 million passengers. In 2010 the number had dipped below 30 million. We reveal the top 15 airports in each country and their growth in 2016. Plus a look at the leading airlines in S17 and how fast they are growing.
Jet2.com launches multiple services to airports in Croatia, Greece, Italy and Spain.
Ryanair leads the way in terms of S17 route launches, with nearly 50 new airport pairs.
Thessaloniki Airport’s traffic is up 8.1% in 2016; handling 43% more passengers than it did in 2012; expansion plans delayed
Thessaloniki Airport in Greece between January and November last year welcomed 5.62 million passengers, an increase of 8.1% when compared to the same period of 2015. We take a closer look at Thessaloniki’s traffic and airline developments, plus we delve deeper into the expansion issues of Greece’s third largest airport.
Jet2.com launches new routes from six different UK bases.
Jet2.com commences sector #16 for W16/17 season from its Yorkshire base.
Cologne Bonn and London Stansted celebrate Cake of the Week vote victories while Sydney wins for Air China’s Chengdu launch
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Shannon Airport welcomes the news that Lufthansa is to serve from next summer, while Ryanair celebrates multiple route launches from Brussels. More news also from Turin, Malta, Moscow Zhukovsky, Gran Canaria, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Murcia, Warsaw Modlin and London Southend airports.
Ryanair has another busy week, launching 23 routes on 1 November, five on 2 November, six on 3 November and four on 4 November.
Ryanair opens 43 routes across its European and African network including the addition of Oslo Gardermoen to its network.
Flybe starts four new sectors, one domestic, three international, including two to Germany.
Jet2.com looks to London Stansted; 21 routes in S17 but will face competition on 20 of them; Ryanair likely to compete aggressively
Jet2.com is looking to shake things up at London Stansted next summer by basing six aircraft at the airport. We look at the airline’s network growth for S17, the Ryanair/easyJet domination at Stansted and what competition Jet2.com will face on its new routes.
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Newquay Airport celebrates its best month since 2009 while Hainan Airlines announces that it is to serve the destination of Routes Americas 2017, Las Vegas. More news also from Hamburg, Barra, Prague, Leeds Bradford and Orlando Sanford airports.