Articles Tagged ‘LGW’
Funchal Airport traffic up 13.4% for the first three quarters of 2016; on course for three million; Lufthansa arrival opens global connectivity
Funchal Airport is the main gateway to the island of Madeira, and for the first nine months of this year the airport has welcomed just shy of 2.3 million passengers. With an average monthly increase so far this year of over 13%, up from 5.3% for the same period in 2015, the airport is poised […]
Air Canada in its strongest position at Vancouver in ten years; mainline operation grows 18% in 12 months; Brisbane and Delhi now served
During the past year, Air Canada’s annual seat capacity from its second largest airport operation has risen by 18%. We take a closer look at Air Canada’s expansion from the British Columbia airport during the past decade, and to see how its Jazz and Rouge operations have also played an important part in its growth.
Aeroflot adds to its existing 25 times weekly London Heathrow service with a new service across town.
Bristol-Zurich is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week”: 60,000 annual searches; route #8 for bmi regional’s base?
Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software reveals that in the last year 60,000 potential travellers searched for flights between Bristol and Zurich ‒ but the route is unserved! bmi regional is Bristol’s third largest airline, it connects with other Star Alliance hubs, but not Zurich. Why not?
Thomson Airways begins flights to Cape Verde, Spain, Thailand and Sri Lanka.
Norwegian adds 10 new routes, including a new long-haul offering from Oslo Gardermoen to Las Vegas.
Ryanair opens 43 routes across its European and African network including the addition of Oslo Gardermoen to its network.
Norwegian launches its third long-haul service from London Gatwick in 2016, as well as a Manchester connection from Gran Canaria.
American Airlines leads the oneworld charge with 36% of alliance capacity; Dallas/Fort Worth is largest hub; LHR – HKG is #1 for ASKs
The oneworld alliance covers a network of 1,000+ airports and 3,600+ routes on a fleet of 3,571 aircraft. Last year, around 3.5 billion people flew around the world according to IATA, with 558 million flying on a oneword airline. This means that around 15%-16% of air travellers last year flew on a oneworld member aircraft. […]
Singapore, Schiphol and JFK top the international hubs in Asia, Europe and North America; Miami shows biggest improvement
New York JFK is the fifth busiest airport in North America, but when it comes to international capacity amongst the region’s top 10, it has the highest share of weekly seats. Find out where the world’s biggest airports rank when international and domestic capacity is evaluated at each.
Want to know the most-searched for unserved routes between Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia, the Americas and Asia, as well as between EMEA and the Americas? If you are an airline network planner, the answers to these questions should be keeping you awake at night.
easyJet completes its trio of new routes from London Luton with Canaries connection, as well as new links to Gran Canaria and La Palma from two other UK airports.