Articles Tagged ‘MAD’

Iberia starts three seasonal regional routes

Iberia starts three seasonal regional routes

Iberia links three Spanish cities with Carcassonne and Perpignan in France, as well as Palermo in Italy.

Ukraine International Airlines adds seven new routes

Ukraine International Airlines adds seven new routes

Ukraine International Airlines adds seven new routes from Lviv, Odessa and Kiev Boryspil – including its first service to Amman.

Arch of Triumph certificate and spacemen land in Narita

Arch of Triumph certificate and spacemen land in Narita

The #1 spot on the Arch of Triumph leaderboard has changed hands three times in recent weeks, as a glut of summer route launches heats up the 2015 competition – and it has happened again this week. Find out which of the 12 airports from across the world has scooped overall pole with this week’s […]


Iberia lands at Budapest Airport

Iberia lands at Budapest Airport

Iberia launches it latest three European destinations, linking Madrid to Budapest, Catania and Verona.

Europe’s busiest airports see 5% growth in long-haul capacity this summer; Heathrow busiest but Amsterdam and Dublin growing fast

Europe’s busiest airports see 5% growth in long-haul capacity this summer; Heathrow busiest but Amsterdam and Dublin growing fast

The FLAP airports dominate long-haul services from Europe with Heathrow Airport tops. But Dublin Airport is the fastest-growing in percentage terms while Amsterdam Airport has the biggest increase in seat volume.

Ryanair growing again in Madrid, its sixth biggest base; over 70 routes launched since 2006 but over 30 dropped

Ryanair growing again in Madrid, its sixth biggest base; over 70 routes launched since 2006 but over 30 dropped

Ryanair has its sixth biggest base at Europe’s sixth busiest airport. We reveal which routes have been started there since 2006, which routes have been dropped and when the airline’s operations peaked in Madrid.


Quito Airport in Ecuador sees traffic growth of 9.1% in 2014; Avianca is fastest growing airline

Quito Airport in Ecuador sees traffic growth of 9.1% in 2014; Avianca is fastest growing airline

The primary international gateway to Ecuador, Quito Airport (perhaps better known as Mariscal Sucre International Airport) handled six million passengers last year (a new record high). We look at the airport’s rapid growth since 2003 and its operating airlines for this May.

Budapest Airport displays its third ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Budapest Airport displays its third ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Budapest Airport, still the only airport in the world to benefit from on-site fire truck water arch training from one of anna.aero’s four esteemed judges, now has three ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificates on its fire station walls as a result. Seven airports from across the world battle it out for this week’s award.

Iberia adds Perpignan to its French connections

Iberia adds Perpignan to its French connections

Iberia begins serving its 10th destination in France from its Madrid hub – Perpignan.


Tampa Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Spirit Airlines

Tampa Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Spirit Airlines

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, HK Express celebrates the first anniversary of its operations to Seoul Incheon, while Air Europa launches its first 787-8 service between Madrid and Miami. More news from Brussels, Stuttgart, Groningen, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Milan Malpensa, Pristina, Birmingham–Shuttlesworth, Routes Europe and Wizz Air.

Air Moldova now links Chisinau to Madrid and Vienna

Air Moldova now links Chisinau to Madrid and Vienna

Air Moldova now flies from Chisinau to Madrid and Vienna with weekly and thrice-weekly departures, using its E190s. Competes against Austrian Airlines on the sector to Vienna.

Norwegian expands with five new Spanish routes and one Transatlantic

Norwegian expands with five new Spanish routes and one Transatlantic

Norwegian expands its network with new links from London Gatwick, Madrid and Malaga.