Articles Tagged ‘LGW’
This November, easyJet, Europe’s third biggest airline in terms of passenger numbers, marks 18 years of operations. From inauspicious beginnings, it has become a major force in European air travel, and is arguably one of only two truly pan-European airlines. We take a closer look at the airline’s development and the evolution of its leading […]
easyJet growing fastest in UK, Switzerland and Italy; Luxembourg, Norway, Romania and Russia are newest country markets
easyJet’s capacity growth this summer is around the 2% mark, but that hasn’t stopped it adding four new countries to its network. We reveal which country markets are growing (and shrinking), and which airports have seen the biggest increase in flights this summer. We also show which routes are being “dropped” this winter.
Ryanair starts 10 routes to seven countries.
Leak of the Week: anna.aero can exclusively reveal that Biman Bangladesh Airlines is looking to start Dhaka-Birmingham-New York JFK services from next April, adding to the UK regional airport’s recent long-haul successes with Air India and airblue.
Norwegian grows in Spain, launches 17 new routes this week.
easyJet starts flights from London Gatwick Airport in UK to Bucharest Otopeni Airport in Romania.
Norwegian’s London Gatwick North Atlantic routes <1% of UK-US capacity (but Virgin was once new too)
The UK-US market peaked way back in 2000, but the market has returned to growth in the last two years. We reveal which carriers have the largest share of the market at present, and what Norwegian’s new services will mean for London Gatwick. We also reveal which other airlines are launching new routes between the […]
easyJet re-enters UK-Romania market with flights from London Gatwick Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport
The UK-Romania market has grown steadily every year since Romania joined the EU in 2007. Blue Air and Wizz Air have stimulated demand with low-cost flights, but now easyJet has re-entered the market it briefly served in 2007/08. We look to see who is operating which services between the two countries, and why capacity will […]
Norwegian starts flights from London Gatwick Airport in UK to Tenerife Sur Airport in Canary Islands and Rome Fiumicino in Italy.
Norwegian has begun operating flights between London Gatwick Airport and Lanzarote Airport in the Canary Islands.
Aurigny to replace ATRs on Guernsey-London Gatwick route with Embraer jet from next March, as flybe departs market
Guernsey-based Aurigny is planning to replace its turboprops on the key London Gatwick route with an Embraer jet from next summer. We take a look at how the airline has evolved in recent years, the rest of the airline’s network, and what competition it faces in its home market.
easyJet adds Nantes and Newquay as new destinations from Liverpool Airport; flies to Kalamata Airport from London Gatwick Airport; launches Dubrovnik from Lyon Airport.