Articles Tagged ‘MAN’

Manchester celebrates awards double at the 138th IATA Slot Conference

Manchester celebrates awards double at the 138th IATA Slot Conference

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Thomas Cook Airlines commences charter operations between Brussels and Ohrid while Glasgow wins big at the ACI Europe Awards. Finally Batumi Airport welcomed Bravo Airways’ first charter flight from Kiev Boryspil.

Flybe is the leading provider of UK domestic flights; growing in France, Germany and Netherlands as network develops to almost 200 routes

Flybe is the leading provider of UK domestic flights; growing in France, Germany and Netherlands as network develops to almost 200 routes

Flybe’s fleet of over 50 Q400s and some 20 Embraer E-Jets carried almost eight million passengers in 2015. We reveal the airline’s busiest airports in S16 (and how fast they are growing) and the airline’s top routes by ASKs.

Hainan Airlines makes it to Manchester

Hainan Airlines makes it to Manchester

Hainan Airlines starts first China-UK route that does not involve London, linking Beijing with Manchester.


Norwegian launches its Palma de Mallorca base

Norwegian launches its Palma de Mallorca base

Norwegian premiers its Majorcan base with two new domestic routes to Barcelona and Madrid, as well as two new Manchester connections.

Thomas Cook Airlines boosts US network with Boston launch

Thomas Cook Airlines boosts US network with Boston launch

Thomas Cook Airlines further cements its position as Manchester’s biggest long-haul airline with the start of more US flights.

British-Irish Airports EXPO, 147 exhibitors, 20 airport-airline speakers. It’s an anna.aero sister event!

British-Irish Airports EXPO, 147 exhibitors, 20 airport-airline speakers. It’s an anna.aero sister event!

The British-Irish Airports EXPO fills an entire hall of the Birmingham National Exhibition Centre with 147 exhibitors. Birmingham Airport is also hosting a dazzling Gala Party at the city’s new casino. Never mind low-cost, this event is no-cost, so fill your cars up and send all your people! The EXPO will be officially opened by […]


UK international traffic up 9% in Q1 2016 ahead of British-Irish Airports EXPO next month

UK international traffic up 9% in Q1 2016 ahead of British-Irish Airports EXPO next month

With the bonus of a leap day and Easter you would expect international passenger numbers to be looking healthy in the first quarter of 2016. We reveal the fastest-growing UK airports, foreign country markets and foreign airports.

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.

Jet2.com gets all romantic with Verona route launch

Jet2.com gets all romantic with Verona route launch

Jet2.com links the homes of Robin Hood and Romeo & Juliet, as well as three new services to Girona.


British-Irish Airports EXPO, 143 exhibitors, 10 airport/airline CEOs – please send all your people – it’s all free!

British-Irish Airports EXPO, 143 exhibitors, 10 airport/airline CEOs – please send all your people – it’s all free!

A sister business to anna.aero, British-Irish Airports EXPO fills an entire hall of the Birmingham NEC with 143 exhibitors. Never mind low-cost, this is no-cost: please send all your people! The EXPO will be officially opened by the CEOs of Flybe and Monarch Airlines.

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

Can the UK-Canada market be stimulated by an LCC? WestJet hopes so as it launches six new routes to the UK, contributing to a big increase in seat capacity for this summer. We look at traffic trends since 1994 and exchange rates.

Monarch Airlines crowns the start of four new connections

Monarch Airlines crowns the start of four new connections

Monarch Airlines adds new services to Funchal, Gibraltar, Malaga and Tel Aviv.