Articles Tagged ‘LGW’

Norwegian nets two more US routes

Norwegian nets two more US routes

Norwegian increases its presence in transatlantic market with Copenhagen-Boston and London Gatwick-Oakland flights.

London Gatwick celebrates Cake of the Week win for British Airways’ JFK launch

London Gatwick celebrates Cake of the Week win for British Airways’ JFK launch

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Singapore Airlines launches A350 operations to Amsterdam, while Delta Air Lines resumes seasonal services between Pittsburgh and Paris CDG. More news from Rome Fiumicino, Cork, Düsseldorf, Leeds Bradford, Izmir, Madrid and Punta Gorda airports.

South American fiesta of FTWAs this week

South American fiesta of FTWAs this week

It’s not often that we receive an FTWA from South America, indeed prior to this week we had received just three so far this year. Yet this week we have had five – the most of any region! See if any of these entries can emulate Quito Airport back in February which won its week […]


Vueling pushes nine new Parisian city pairs

Vueling pushes nine new Parisian city pairs

Vueling improves French capital city network, along with a London Gatwick link from Asturias.

anna.aero joins WestJet in celebrating first flight from London Gatwick to St. John’s in Newfoundland

anna.aero joins WestJet in celebrating first flight from London Gatwick to St. John’s in Newfoundland

Regardless of paying for his own flight, anna.aero’s very own Canadaphile Ralph Anker still flew on WestJet’s first 737-700 service from London Gatwick to St. John’s, along with 47 other passengers.

WestJet says ‘London calling’

WestJet says ‘London calling’

WestJet begins services to London Gatwick from six points in Canada – three routes already served by Air Transat.


British Airways shows network carrier credentials

British Airways shows network carrier credentials

British Airways launches four routes, one domestic, one European and two long-haul from two of its London bases.

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

Can the UK-Canada market be stimulated by an LCC? WestJet hopes so as it launches six new routes to the UK, contributing to a big increase in seat capacity for this summer. We look at traffic trends since 1994 and exchange rates.

Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

We had an interior shot of one of the 15 FTWAs sent in to this week’s competition, which has all the arches from the last two weeks of route launches (because we were in Krakow last week). Find out which airport sent it and whether the all-important exterior shot was good enough to win.


Monarch Airlines crowns the start of four new connections

Monarch Airlines crowns the start of four new connections

Monarch Airlines adds new services to Funchal, Gibraltar, Malaga and Tel Aviv.

British Airways returns to JFK from Gatwick

British Airways returns to JFK from Gatwick

British Airways start seven new services from three of its London bases.

Monarch Airlines adds three new destinations for 2016; 12 new routes, eight dropped as flights set to increase by 5% this summer

Monarch Airlines adds three new destinations for 2016; 12 new routes, eight dropped as flights set to increase by 5% this summer

Monarch Airlines is facing an unclear future as owners Greybull Capital explore various options regarding the airline’s evolution. Meanwhile, we examine the leisure carrier’s S16 network and how this has changed since S15.