Articles Tagged ‘LGW’

Hong Kong happily displays winning Arch of Triumph certificate

Hong Kong happily displays winning Arch of Triumph certificate

Not only did Hong Kong Airport win the last Arch of Triumph weekly battle, but its score of 36.7 saw it swoop into joint second place overall with Portland in the 2015 competition. Meanwhile, 27 (yes that’s 27) airports from across the world are aiming to topple Hong Kong from that spot this week.

easyJet enters 13 new markets

easyJet enters 13 new markets

easyJet begins 30 weekly flights across 13 new routes. Pula is new destination.

easyJet’s fastest-growing airports revealed; London leads way with three German airports in top 15 for growth

easyJet’s fastest-growing airports revealed; London leads way with three German airports in top 15 for growth

easyJet is growing peak summer capacity by around 7%, but several leading country markets will see growth of more than 15%, with just one top 15 country market in decline. We reveal what’s going on at a country and airport level.


Sofia Airport welcomes the arrival of SWISS from Zurich

Sofia Airport welcomes the arrival of SWISS from Zurich

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Madeira Airport welcomes British Airways’ new service from London Gatwick, while more new routes were launched from Pittsburgh and Southwest Florida airports.

Norwegian growing in UK and US as Nordic markets stabilise; almost 20 new routes this summer but Oslo Torp sees big cuts

Norwegian growing in UK and US as Nordic markets stabilise; almost 20 new routes this summer but Oslo Torp sees big cuts

Norwegian’s network is becoming less Nordic-centric with growth in 2015 coming from the US and the UK. We reveal how the leading country markets have grown and which routes have been added and dropped in the last 12 months.

Norwegian expands with five new Spanish routes and one Transatlantic

Norwegian expands with five new Spanish routes and one Transatlantic

Norwegian expands its network with new links from London Gatwick, Madrid and Malaga.


Vote for the best of 17 Fire Truck Water Arches; S15 Launches Part I

Vote for the best of 17 Fire Truck Water Arches; S15 Launches Part I

Airport firefighters around the world want the ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate on their wall more than a new pool table or indeed a new volleyball net. To have that achievement endorsed by the ‘public’ will make them ecstatic. If you want your airport’s fire station to have this accolade – get tweeting and mobilise your […]

Vueling strengthens European network with 12 new routes

Vueling strengthens European network with 12 new routes

Vueling commences a total of 12 new airport pairs from Barcelona, Bilbao, Lanzarote and Rome Fiumicino, using its A320s.

easyJet grows network with 12 new routes

easyJet grows network with 12 new routes

easyJet adds 12 new routes from Amsterdam, Hamburg, Lisbon, London Gatwick, Lyon, Naples, Paris CDG, Porto and Toulouse.


Ryanair transatlantic U-turn: anna.aero examines the “what if scenario” revealing where it may have flown

Ryanair transatlantic U-turn: anna.aero examines the “what if scenario” revealing where it may have flown

Airline executives pretty much everywhere are breathing easier after Ryanair denied the accuracy of last week’s reports that it would start transatlantic services in 2020. However, the apparently mistaken announcement and the clear retraction, appropriately sandwiched around St Patrick’s Day, intrigued anna.aero’s data elves who took a look at the “what if scenario” and identified the […]

Menorca Airport plots a recovery path towards 3m annual passengers; Vueling bigger than easyJet and Ryanair combined

Menorca Airport plots a recovery path towards 3m annual passengers; Vueling bigger than easyJet and Ryanair combined

The smallest of the three airports serving the Balearic Islands, Menorca Airport, also known as Mahón Airport, is on course to grow again this summer, with August schedules offering a 6.4% increase in weekly seats. anna.aero identifies the key players and what new routes will be starting in S15.

Jönköping Airport receives Cake of the Week award for bmi regional

Jönköping Airport receives Cake of the Week award for bmi regional

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Aer Lingus Regional announces a new route from Doncaster Sheffield to Dublin starting on 29 May, and London Gatwick Airport celebrates St Piran’s Day – Cornwall’s national day. More news from Birmingham, Sao Paulo Guarulhos, Phoenix-Mesa, Bahrain, Bristol and TAV Airports.