Articles Tagged ‘Monarch Airlines’

British Airways, easyJet and Monarch Airlines help Gibraltar Airport head for 400,000 annual passengers in 2014

British Airways, easyJet and Monarch Airlines help Gibraltar Airport head for 400,000 annual passengers in 2014

With tensions apparently increasing again between the UK and Spain over incidents around Gibraltar, we look at recent developments in scheduled air services at the airport, which opened a stylish new terminal in 2012.

Ryanair and Jet2.com pressure pushes Monarch Airlines to close East Midlands base; no routes lost at EMA next summer

Ryanair and Jet2.com pressure pushes Monarch Airlines to close East Midlands base; no routes lost at EMA next summer

Monarch Airlines’ services from East Midlands only began in August 2012 after bmibaby’s closure. Now the airline’s eight routes are being discontinued as seven of them faced intense competition from Jet2.com and Ryanair.

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

On 1 April, Air Malta entered into its fifth decade, having been set up in 1974. Since then, the airline has focussed on delivering inbound tourists to the Mediterranean group of islands. anna.aero takes a look at the airline’s current network 40 years on.


Monarch Airlines launches 10 new routes across four UK bases

Monarch Airlines launches 10 new routes across four UK bases

Monarch Airlines increases its based operations at Birmingham, London Luton, London Gatwick and Manchester.

Monarch Airlines set to pass seven million passenger mark in 2014

Monarch Airlines set to pass seven million passenger mark in 2014

Monarch Airlines operates in the fiercely competitive UK leisure market, but has managed to grow its passenger numbers by 15% in the last two years. We analyse the airline’s route matrix, reveal the airline’s growing seasonality issues, and look at which are the leading country and airport markets this summer, helped by 10 new routes.

London Luton Airport growth driven this summer by Wizz Air and Monarch Airlines; easyJet network up to 37 with new Venice service

London Luton Airport growth driven this summer by Wizz Air and Monarch Airlines; easyJet network up to 37 with new Venice service

Home to easyJet’s corporate headquarters, London’s fourth busiest airport should pass the 10-million passenger mark in 2014. We look at how the airport has developed in the last 15 years, which carriers are growing (and by how much) this summer, and which new services are currently expected to launch.


London Luton Airport's Christmas Carols; Ryanair’s 'Operation Santa'; Leeds Bradford Airport’s Christmas surprise; Christchurch Airport shows-off Cake certificate; more celebrations at Belgrade, Cairns and Beirut Airports

London Luton Airport’s Christmas Carols; Ryanair’s ‘Operation Santa’; Leeds Bradford Airport’s Christmas surprise; Christchurch Airport shows-off Cake certificate; more celebrations at Belgrade, Cairns and Beirut Airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from the festive celebrations at London Luton Airport and Shannon Airport. We also have news from Belgrade, Beirut, Cairns, Christchurch and Leeds Bradford Airports.

Seven airlines can claim to be #1 at one or more of the UK's busiest airports; easyJet leads way at six airports

Seven airlines can claim to be #1 at one or more of the UK’s busiest airports; easyJet leads way at six airports

The UK economy is currently one of the fastest-growing in Europe, and this is reflected in the 3.4% growth in passenger numbers, during the last 12 months, across the country’s airports. We reveal how quickly the top 21 airports are growing (or not) and which are the top three airlines at each airport.

Monarch Aircraft Engineering’s new hangar opens for business; Malaysia Airlines celebrates third daily service from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

Monarch Aircraft Engineering’s new hangar opens for business; Malaysia Airlines celebrates third daily service from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from the newly opened MAEL’s engineering hangar at Birmingham Airport that will sustain the future growth and development of the company, and there’s a cake to celebrate Malaysia Airlines’ third daily flight to Melbourne.


Monarch Airlines launches its fifth route to Turkish Bodrum

Monarch Airlines launches its fifth route to Turkish Bodrum

Monarch Airlines inaugurates flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Bodrum Airport in Turkey.

AdR launches lures Chinese and Russian travellers; Air Lituanica opens sales; Wizz Air announces flights to Istanbul

AdR launches lures Chinese and Russian travellers; Air Lituanica opens sales; Wizz Air announces flights to Istanbul

This week’s Network Planning Community News include celebrations in Berlin Schoenefeld, Dublin, Leeds/Bradford and Manchester airports. We also have news from Air Lituanica, Wizz Air and Aeroporti di Roma.

Monarch Airlines adds two destinations from Birmingham; launches Ibiza from East Midlands

Monarch Airlines adds two destinations from Birmingham; launches Ibiza from East Midlands

Monarch Airlines commences services from Birmingham Airport to Bordeaux Airport and Split Airport; adds five-weekly flights from East Midlands Airport to Ibiza Airport.