Articles Tagged ‘MAD’

Iberia Express grows by 8.4% from Madrid since last year; route count doubles since operations commenced

Iberia Express grows by 8.4% from Madrid since last year; route count doubles since operations commenced

Since commencing operations four years ago, Iberia Express has gone from a low of 16 destinations being served in its first year of operations in 2012, to a grand total of 31 routes being served from Madrid this summer, with some routes making a reappearance since being dropped after the first season. anna.aero takes a […]

Iberia Express introduces MAD-MAN route

Iberia Express introduces MAD-MAN route

Iberia Express starts its third UK service from its Madrid hub, with Manchester joining existing flights to Edinburgh and London Gatwick.

Iberia Express links two European capitals

Iberia Express links two European capitals

Iberia Express adds Paris CDG to Madrid link, complementing Iberia’s existing Paris Orly operation from the Spanish capital.


Ryanair racks up another four routes

Ryanair racks up another four routes

Ryanair adds a further four routes to its ever expanding route network this week – three of which connect with Copenhagen.

Top 15 routes in relation to capacity, ASKs and frequency revealed

Top 15 routes in relation to capacity, ASKs and frequency revealed

anna.aero investigates the top 15 routes in relation to the three factors of capacity, ASKs and frequency, and looks to see how they have changed over the past five years.

Cluj-Napoca Airport's capacity growth driven by Wizz Air expansion; London set to overtake Bucharest as #1 route

Cluj-Napoca Airport’s capacity growth driven by Wizz Air expansion; London set to overtake Bucharest as #1 route

Romania’s second biggest airport is having a bumper 2015, with an average monthly growth rate of over 30%. Number one airline Wizz Air, which passed the five million passenger milestone at Cluj-Napoca this month, is the prime driver of these increases ‒ we investigate what the airline is up to in S15.


Amsterdam Airport celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ award for Xiamen Airlines’ arrival into Europe

Amsterdam Airport celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ award for Xiamen Airlines’ arrival into Europe

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest Airport celebrates one million passengers in July, while Birmingham Airport welcomes Emirates’ third daily service from Dubai. More news from Lodz, London Luton, Madrid, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Riga airports.

Copenhagen loses Ryanair base, however the ULCC will be the third largest airline this winter; Emirates upgrades to A380

Copenhagen loses Ryanair base, however the ULCC will be the third largest airline this winter; Emirates upgrades to A380

Ryanair recently announced that due to a fallout with Danish unions, it would move its one based 737-800 from Copenhagen to Kaunas. However even with the base closure, the ULCC will still be one of the airport’s largest airlines this winter, despite only starting operations from the facility in March. anna.aero looks into the planned […]

Marrakech Airport sees Ryanair grow by 9% as easyJet and Royal Air Maroc reduce capacity

Marrakech Airport sees Ryanair grow by 9% as easyJet and Royal Air Maroc reduce capacity

Marrakech Airport serves the fourth largest city in Morocco. An attractive destination for those wanting to explore the rich flavoured bazaars, gardens and palaces enclosed within the city’s walls, anna.aero analyses the airport to see which airlines are growing, and which markets are the most popular.


Capacity in Guatemala is on the up again despite previous annual growth being inconsistent; Volaris becomes latest carrier

Capacity in Guatemala is on the up again despite previous annual growth being inconsistent; Volaris becomes latest carrier

With an estimated population of 15.8 million, Guatemala is served by two commercial airports, Flores and Guatemala City. Even though growth has been inconsistent over the past 10 years, airline capacity in the country is rising once again – anna.aero looks to see whether this growth will be sustained or if past trends of decline […]

Ryanair to launch Amsterdam base; London, Paris, Barcelona and Frankfurt likely new route targets

Ryanair to launch Amsterdam base; London, Paris, Barcelona and Frankfurt likely new route targets

Ryanair has been awarded a batch of slots at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol as the ULCC continues to move away from using secondary airports. If you had been reading anna.aero last October you would know that already. Now we tell you where the airline is going to fly and against who.

Mexico City Airport is not served by any MEB3 or Asian carriers; on course to pass 38m passengers in 2015

Mexico City Airport is not served by any MEB3 or Asian carriers; on course to pass 38m passengers in 2015

Mexico’s biggest airport recorded its busiest ever year in 2014, handling over 34 million passengers. anna.aero looks at demand since 2005, the airport’s seasonality profile and which are the leading airlines and routes from the capital.