Articles Tagged ‘LYS’
Impact of Air France strike at French airports analysed; Paris CDG sees 12.3% drop in September traffic
We analyse August and September traffic data from French airports to reveal which suffered most as a result of the Air France strike. We also show which of the leading airlines in the French market are growing fastest this winter.
Dallas Love Field and Murmansk airports receive awards for Virgin America and Transaero Airlines respectively
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Iasi Airport’s new 2,400-metre runway becomes fully operational, while Lyon Airport celebrates transavia.com France’s first flight to Tel Aviv. More news from Miami and Delhi Airport.
transavia.com France starts a weekly Lyon link to Tel Aviv, adding to its existing thrice-weekly Paris Orly operation.
New Ryanair’s CCO David O’Brien tells us the world’s most prolific starter of new routes will open “at least three new bases next year.” We identify the 10-most likely opportunities among the “primary” airports the upscaling, business-focused airline now favours.
Aegean Airlines increases its based operations at Athens, Corfu, Rhodes, Heraklion and Thessaloniki with a combined total of 13 new links, utilising its A319s and A320s.
TWIN JET takes up abandoned HOP! route between Lyon and Stuttgart.
easyJet and Ryanair battle for #1 position for international services from French regional airports as Vueling and Volotea grow fast
Air France is only the fifth biggest airline at French regional airports for international services, beaten unexpectedly even by British Airways. easyJet and Ryanair share over one-third of the market as other LCCs report the fastest growth.
Doncaster Sheffield’s cake award; Budapest’s croissant cake; Vueling expands at Lyon; Leeds Bradford celebrates Koningsdag with KLM; more news from Bristol and Strasbourg airports
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Doncaster Sheffield Airport shows-off Cake certificate, Budapest Airport welcomes transavia.com France with a croissant-shaped cake as well as Leeds Bradford Airport and KLM celebrating ‘Koningsdag’ (the Dutch King’s Day). We also have news from Bristol, Strasbourg and Lyon airports.
transavia.com France begins new French regional services to Malta, Athens and Porto.
Air Méditerranée launches another three routes this week, adding to the five it launched last week.
Air Corsica begins its second route into Lyon, following Ajaccio, with Bastia link.
Air One increases its offer from Catania, adding its ninth international route from the Sicilian city.