Articles Tagged ‘LGW’
Flybe announces London Heathrow as its fifth London airport, but will its various operations from the UK capital in S17 be sustainable?
In December Flybe announced that from 26 March it will start multiple daily flights to London Heathrow from Aberdeen and Edinburgh, becoming the airline’s fifth UK capital airport. In the same week, the regional carrier announced an advanced agreement with Stobart Air to operate 12 new routes from London Southend. We look at Flybe’s various […]
Emirates is rewarded by anna.aero for its new Fort Lauderdale connection while London Gatwick revels in ‘Cake Town’ win
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Malta passes five million passengers while London Gatwick, as well as showcasing its Cake of the Week win, unveils its new Head of Airline Relations. Finally OAG reveals the world’s most punctual airports and LCC of 2016.
Ignore what we said last week – there is still another week of competition after this one, for those FTWAs celebrating the start of routes in what remains of 2016. Take a look at these offerings from six airports from around the world, including entrants from Africa, Australasia, Europe and North America.
Thomas Cook Airlines starts its sixth long-haul destination from London Gatwick.
easyJet begins five new routes, including three from the UK to the Northern Italian city.
Cologne Bonn breaks the 11 million barrier as Tromsø welcomes the arrival of Lufthansa’s new Frankfurt service
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Belfast City Airport welcomes the news that Icelandair will link to the UK city from Reykjavik/Keflavik, while British Airways celebrates its new London Gatwick to Cape Town route. More news also from Phoenix Airport.
Vienna’s passenger share of monthly traffic in Austria ranges between 73% and 88% due to ski demand; Linz and Klagenfurt declining fast
In 2015 over 27 million passengers travelled through the six largest airports in Austria, with Vienna welcoming a little over 83% of the nation’s passengers. However, the ski tourism industry in Austria greatly influences the passenger share throughout the year from the country’s capital. We take a closer look at Austria’s seasonality as a destination, […]
Norwegian adds Rovaniemi to its network – Finnish city becomes destination #35 from London Gatwick
Monarch Airlines begins its only services to Kittila from two of its UK bases.
Vueling starts its second service from Rennes with London Gatwick connection.
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.