Articles Tagged ‘LGW’

British Airways adds Algiers and Nice to its London Gatwick network

British Airways adds Algiers and Nice to its London Gatwick network

British Airways expands its London Gatwick presence with flights to Nice and Algiers.

Hong Kong Airlines launches new premium route to London Gatwick Airport

Hong Kong Airlines launches new premium route to London Gatwick Airport

Hong Kong Airlines now flies the route between Hong Kong International Airport and London Gatwick Airport will all-business class aircraft.

easyJet celebrates a decade at London Gatwick; Flybe surprises Newquay-bound passengers

easyJet celebrates a decade at London Gatwick; Flybe surprises Newquay-bound passengers

easyJet will increase capacity at London Gatwick this summer, ten years after it first flew between the airport and Barcelona – an anniversary celebrated with cake and champagne this week. Flybe also goes triple-daily at the airport as it celebrates three years of connecting Newquay Cornwall with Gatwick.


easyJet grows fastest in Italy, UK, France; still expands London Gatwick, Southend base opening soon

easyJet grows fastest in Italy, UK, France; still expands London Gatwick, Southend base opening soon

easyJet grew twice as fast as Ryanair in 2011, so what are its expansion plans for 2012? Which country markets are growing and which are shrinking? Which airports will see the greatest increase in flights this summer? Which airports have been added to (and dropped from) the airline’s network?

AirAsia X leaves Europe and India; Sydney instead next destination

AirAsia X leaves Europe and India; Sydney instead next destination

AirAsia Group’s long haul low-cost airline is pulling out of its longest routes – to London and Paris in Europe – as well as the Indian market. But how has the London route fared compared with the airline’s new partner Malaysia Airlines? What developments have been seen in the Indian market? And what implications is […]

Turkish Airlines connects Istanbul with London Gatwick

Turkish Airlines connects Istanbul with London Gatwick

Turkish Airlines expands its UK operation with a daily Gatwick service from Istanbul Atatürk.


Vietnam Airlines’ new London Gatwick routes milestone for fast-growing airline

Vietnam Airlines’ new London Gatwick routes milestone for fast-growing airline

Vietnam Airlines now flies to anna.aero’s local airport London Gatwick – its fourth destination in Europe – from both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, but how large does the airline estimate the Vietnam-UK market to be and how fast is it growing? And what market share does the airline expect to capture?

Vietnam Airlines launches first route to the UK

Vietnam Airlines launches first route to the UK

Vietnam Airlines now serves London Gatwick Airport from both Hanoi and Saigon.

easyJet and Ryanair can both claim to operate biggest low-cost base in Europe (depending on what is measured)

easyJet and Ryanair can both claim to operate biggest low-cost base in Europe (depending on what is measured)

So which are the biggest low-cost airline bases in Europe? We rank them both in terms of destinations served and number of flights offered. Which other carriers apart from easyJet and Ryanair make it into the top 12? Which airport/airline combinations make it into only one of the two rankings?


Monarch makes Sharm El-Sheikh a scheduled service

Monarch makes Sharm El-Sheikh a scheduled service

UK leisure airline converts two Egyptian routes from charter to scheduled. Announces 14 new routes for summer 2012.

Lufthansa adds Aberdeen, London Gatwick and Rio from Frankfurt

Lufthansa adds Aberdeen, London Gatwick and Rio from Frankfurt

With more runway capacity to play with at Frankfurt, Lufthansa adds four new destinations to make it 159 in all this winter.

British Airways moves its Mauritius flights to London Gatwick

British Airways moves its Mauritius flights to London Gatwick

British Airways now flies to Mauritius from London Gatwick, having moved its flights from London Heathrow.