Articles Tagged ‘MAD’

Vote for the best of 21 Fire Truck Water Arches; Summer Season Launches Part 1

Vote for the best of 21 Fire Truck Water Arches; Summer Season Launches Part 1

The start of the S14 season sees a lot of the world’s airports going the extra mile in terms of new route marketing — and that means lots of fire truck water arches (FTWA). This week, we give you, the reader, the chance to select the best of the 21 FTWAs we have been sent.

airberlin links Düsseldorf to oneworld partner hub

airberlin links Düsseldorf to oneworld partner hub

airberlin starts six times weekly flights from Düsseldorf to Madrid competing with germanwings and Iberia.

anna.aero welcomes Air China to London Gatwick; Bordeaux and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen show certificates; more celebrations at London Stansted, London Luton, Amsterdam, Sao Paulo Guarulhos, Cork, Leeds Bradford and Berlin Schönefeld airports

anna.aero welcomes Air China to London Gatwick; Bordeaux and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen show certificates; more celebrations at London Stansted, London Luton, Amsterdam, Sao Paulo Guarulhos, Cork, Leeds Bradford and Berlin Schönefeld airports

A busy week for Network Planning Community News, including anna.aero welcoming Air China’s resumption at London Gatwick from Beijing with a fabulous cake, Bordeaux and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen showing-off their certificates, as well as other newsworthy events from ours peers from around the world.


Air Europa jets off to Frankfurt from Madrid

Air Europa jets off to Frankfurt from Madrid

Air Europa begins twice-daily flights between Madrid and Frankfurt, utilising its E190s and competing with Lufthansa, Iberia and LAN Airlines.

germanwings grows presence in Düsseldorf

germanwings grows presence in Düsseldorf

germanwings replaces Lufthansa on many of its routes from Düsseldorf Airport. Also adds routes from other German bases.

Pegasus Airlines adds Frankfurt and Madrid to Sabiha Gökçen hub

Pegasus Airlines adds Frankfurt and Madrid to Sabiha Gökçen hub

Pegasus Airlines makes Madrid destination two in Spain and Frankfurt destination seven in Germany from its Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen base.


NIKI links Vienna to Iberia’s Madrid hub

NIKI links Vienna to Iberia’s Madrid hub

NIKI launches four weekly flights from Vienna to Madrid competing with Iberia.

Portugal market increases capacity by 4.7% in 12 months; Madrid is top international destination

Portugal market increases capacity by 4.7% in 12 months; Madrid is top international destination

Portuguese airports offered almost 20 million one-way seats in 2013, including all four largest gateways increasing their capacity last year. With the flag carrier, TAP Portugal, commanding almost half of the weekly flights and seats, and Ryanair growing its presence rapidly at Lisbon and Porto, anna.aero investigates how this country market has developed over the recent […]

Evelop Airlines adds three new international routes from Madrid

Evelop Airlines adds three new international routes from Madrid

Evelop Airlines expands its international network with three new services from Madrid to Punta Cana, Havana and Cancún, using its A330-300s.


Last year’s winners throw down the gauntlet in 2014 competition

Last year’s winners throw down the gauntlet in 2014 competition

A classic ‘Roman Cross’ secures victory for Europe in this week’s ‘Arch of Triumph’. Find out inside which global regions are running away with the wins so far in 2014.

Air Europa adds domestic route from Madrid

Air Europa adds domestic route from Madrid

Air Europa starts Almería connection from the Spanish capital operating 11 times weekly with ATR 72s.

Timisoara Airport: traffic declines as Carpatair goes into administration; Wizz Air is new market leader with 49% of seats

Timisoara Airport: traffic declines as Carpatair goes into administration; Wizz Air is new market leader with 49% of seats

Following a period of rapid growth between 2005 and 2011, when Timisoara Airport’s traffic doubled, the airport was recently affected by Carpatair’s operational rationalisation. We take a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveal how dominant Wizz Air has become after Carpatair suspended operations on 17 January.