Articles Tagged ‘LGW’

Monarch embraces Italy (Milan, Rome, Venice, Verona) as total passenger numbers rise 2.4% to 6 million in 2011

Monarch embraces Italy (Milan, Rome, Venice, Verona) as total passenger numbers rise 2.4% to 6 million in 2011

UK hybrid carrier Monarch is increasing its scheduled network while reducing charter capacity. This summer it is launching flights to seven new destinations across Europe, but how important is the Spanish market? Which is its busiest UK base and which destinations receive the mostly weekly flights this summer?

Fancy an Easter break from London on easyJet or Ryanair?

Fancy an Easter break from London on easyJet or Ryanair?

The upcoming Easter weekend is a popular time to get away. Now that the UK’s record warm March has given way to a freezing April there is likely to be a surge of interest in getting away this weekend. But how much are the two biggest LCCs in the UK charging from their biggest bases? […]

easyJet's latest bases are London Southend and Nice

easyJet’s latest bases are London Southend and Nice

easyJet launches 16 new routes spread across six bases; first ever flights from London Southend.


Norwegian adds new routes to Amsterdam, Berlin, London

Norwegian adds new routes to Amsterdam, Berlin, London

Norwegian introduces seven new routes from six different Scandinavian bases. UK gets two new routes.

Air One, Alitalia’s low-cost airline, flies to London and Munich from Milan

Air One, Alitalia’s low-cost airline, flies to London and Munich from Milan

Air One now flies from its Milan Malpensa Airport base to London Gatwick Airport in the UK and Munich Airport in Germany.

Montenegro Airlines links Tivat and London Gatwick

Montenegro Airlines links Tivat and London Gatwick

Montenegro Airlines starts flying from Tivat to London Gatwick.


Monarch launches seven new route between UK and Italy

Monarch launches seven new route between UK and Italy

Monarch Airlines starts scheduled flights to Milan Malpensa, Rome Fiumicino and Venice.

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 […]