Articles Tagged ‘Lufthansa’

Lufthansa flies in USAF runners for Budapest Airport-anna.aero Runway Run (a race sponsored by Airbus and Qatar Airways)

Lufthansa flies in USAF runners for Budapest Airport-anna.aero Runway Run (a race sponsored by Airbus and Qatar Airways)

anna.aero is very grateful to Lufthansa for providing flights for runners from USAF Base Ramstein in Germany to take part in the Budapest Airport-anna.aero Runway Run (a race sponsored by Airbus and Qatar Airways).

Latvia’s traffic set to leap past 5.5 million in 2016; airBaltic still #1 carrier

Latvia’s traffic set to leap past 5.5 million in 2016; airBaltic still #1 carrier

Latvia is the tasty filling in the Baltic nation sandwich, sitting as it does between its close neighbours Estonia and Lithuania. The country’s air traffic is booming this year, with an average monthly growth of 8.4% between January and May. We take a look at who is doing what, and from where.

Münster/Osnabrück-Berlin is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 100,000 searches in the last year; airberlin to return or Ryanair revolution???

Münster/Osnabrück-Berlin is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 100,000 searches in the last year; airberlin to return or Ryanair revolution???

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has revealed that 100,000 potential passengers in the last 12 months searched for flights between Münster/Osnabrück and Berlin ‒ but the route is unserved. Will airberlin return on the sector?? Or will Ryanair make it its second German domestic service??


airberlin now operating just one quarter of all routes it has served from Cologne Bonn in the last 10 years

airberlin now operating just one quarter of all routes it has served from Cologne Bonn in the last 10 years

For airberlin Cologne Bonn is its eighth busiest airport this summer, but it operates just 15 routes, of which three account for over 80% of the airline’s flights. We look at how its operations have developed since 2006.

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

The glory of winning the weekly Arch of Triumph certificate is beyond comparison for the inhabitants of airport fire stations around the world – as displayed here by Auckland Airport’s Brown Watch. Find out which of this week’s 17 combatants will secure the global accolade.

Lufthansa adds two more spokes to its two biggest hubs

Lufthansa adds two more spokes to its two biggest hubs

Lufthansa adds San Jose to its Frankfurt hub, while Munich gains Tehran Imam Khomeini flights.


German seat capacity up 8% this summer; Berlin Schönefeld, Cologne Bonn and Memmingen growing fast in 2016 thanks to LCCs

German seat capacity up 8% this summer; Berlin Schönefeld, Cologne Bonn and Memmingen growing fast in 2016 thanks to LCCs

Europe’s second biggest air travel market looks set for a good summer. We reveal which airports have been growing (and shrinking) so far this year, and how the top 20 airlines in Germany are altering their capacity for S16 versus S15.

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France is still clinging on to having more than 50% of seats and frequencies at its main Paris CDG hub, despite the LCC onslaught. Seven years since our data elves last looked under the hood at the SkyTeam carrier’s biggest operations, they check the oil and kick the tyres again.

Southampton celebrates Cake of the Week win for KLM arrival

Southampton celebrates Cake of the Week win for KLM arrival

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Oakland welcomes the arrival of Norwegian’s London Gatwick route, while Manchester teams up with Hainan Airlines in preparation for the carrier’s launch to Beijing. More news also from Manchester and Munich airports.


Bologna booming thanks to Ryanair and Emirates; passenger numbers up 14% in first four months of 2016; airberlin new for S16

Bologna booming thanks to Ryanair and Emirates; passenger numbers up 14% in first four months of 2016; airberlin new for S16

Italy’s seventh busiest airport serves Bologna and will easily handle more than seven million passengers in 2016. We look at how traffic has grown since 2002, the leading airlines and which destinations have recently been added and dropped.

North America gets first Arch of Triumph victory with mile-high FTWA

North America gets first Arch of Triumph victory with mile-high FTWA

At the 26th attempt this year, a North American airport has secured its first win of 2016 in the Arch of Triumph competition. Find out the scores of the other nine airports which were soundly beaten this week.

Lufthansa launches Munich trio

Lufthansa launches Munich trio

Lufthansa improves its Munich network with the addition of Corfu, Denver and Santorini services.