Articles Tagged ‘Lufthansa’

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.

Chicago O’Hare, Singapore and Debrecen airports celebrate their anna.aero awards wins

Chicago O’Hare, Singapore and Debrecen airports celebrate their anna.aero awards wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Turkish Airlines announces it will commence services to Košice in Slovakia while Flybe confirms it will begin flights between Leeds Bradford and Newquay. More news from Birmingham, Cork, Glasgow and Bergerac airports as well as Tigerair Australia.


Katowice Airport breaks three million barrier in 2015; Wizz Air serves almost 30 destinations with new Dubai service starting in October

Katowice Airport breaks three million barrier in 2015; Wizz Air serves almost 30 destinations with new Dubai service starting in October

Katowice Airport is Poland’s fourth busiest and has seen a twelvefold increase in passenger numbers since the country joined the EU back in 2004. We reveal the airport’s biggest scheduled airlines and country markets.

Cluj-Napoca clobbers the competition in S16 FTWA public vote; Vienna takes this week’s title

Cluj-Napoca clobbers the competition in S16 FTWA public vote; Vienna takes this week’s title

Over 4,500 votes were cast to determine who the world thinks performed the best FTWA to mark the start of S16 ‒ with Cluj-Napoca’s firefighters coming out on top. This means that the Romanian airport has won both competitions this week, clearly mobilising its local fans and followers to bring home the win.

Lufthansa adds its second Hungarian link from Munich

Lufthansa adds its second Hungarian link from Munich

Lufthansa begins thrice-weekly CRJ 900 services to Debrecen, the second largest city in Hungary.