Articles Tagged ‘Monarch’

World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes

World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes

It’s time for anna.aero’s annual network analysis of 32 of the world’s biggest LCCs to see which have started (and stopped) the most routes in the last 12 months. Ryanair retains the number one position in two categories, and every LCC analysed (except one) dropped at least one route in the last 12 months.

Leeds Bradford shows-off its anna.aero CotW certificate; registration now open for Eastern Airways’ Runway Run; Marc Povall re-joins Liverpool Airport; British Airways lands its A380 in Stansted; Jet2.com goes all Disney

Leeds Bradford shows-off its anna.aero CotW certificate; registration now open for Eastern Airways’ Runway Run; Marc Povall re-joins Liverpool Airport; British Airways lands its A380 in Stansted; Jet2.com goes all Disney

In this week’s portion of Network Planning Community News, the Leeds Bradford team proudly poses with their Cake of the Week certificate. We also have news from Aberdeen, Liverpool and London Stansted and Jet2.com.

Jet2.com fastest-growing airline in Spain in June; airport traffic down 5.9% in 2013 H1 as Ryanair shrinks operations

Jet2.com fastest-growing airline in Spain in June; airport traffic down 5.9% in 2013 H1 as Ryanair shrinks operations

As the summer holidays begin, many people in northern Europe will be heading for Spain to relax for a week or two. We examine how well Spain’s airports have performed so far this year and which of the leading carriers have increased their passenger numbers (and which have not).


East Midlands Airport rebuilds after end of bmibaby; Ryanair still #1, but flybe and Monarch Airlines establish bases

East Midlands Airport rebuilds after end of bmibaby; Ryanair still #1, but flybe and Monarch Airlines establish bases

Located in the heart of England, East Midlands Airport has had more than its fair share of airline comings and goings in recent years. But last year’s closure of bmibaby has resulted in almost 30 new services launching in less than a year, though Ryanair remains the dominant carrier with almost half of all seats.

Award-winning ADAC, Aberdeen International Airport, BSCA and Virgin Atlantic; Monarch launches Leeds Bradford base; new routes from DAE and CityJet

Award-winning ADAC, Aberdeen International Airport, BSCA and Virgin Atlantic; Monarch launches Leeds Bradford base; new routes from DAE and CityJet

Awards a-plenty. This week’s collection of Network Planning Community News includes the proud owners of Route of the Week certificates – Virgin Atlantic and Aberdeen International Airport. Also winning accolades are Abu Dhabi Airport, the “Best Airport in the Middle East”, and Brussels South Charleroi Airport the “World’s Fourth Best Low Cost Airport” both according […]

Monarch launches its second destination in the Canary Islands from East Midlands

Monarch launches its second destination in the Canary Islands from East Midlands

Monarch commences services on the route from East Midlands to Tenerife South


Monarch adds one more winter sun route to the Canary Islands from East Midlands

Monarch adds one more winter sun route to the Canary Islands from East Midlands

Monarch launches new route from East Midlands to Lanzarote in the Canary Islands

Monarch adds new route to Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt from third UK airport

Monarch adds new route to Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt from third UK airport

Monarch Airlines now flies from Birmingham Airport in the UK to Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt.

Monarch enters Madeira market with two UK routes

Monarch enters Madeira market with two UK routes

Monarch starts flying to Funchal in Madeira from both Birmingham and London Gatwick.


Monarch Airlines launches Munich routes from UK

Monarch Airlines launches Munich routes from UK

Monarch Airlines now flies to Munich Airport in Germany from Birmingham, Manchester and London Luton Airport.

Bye bye bmibaby at Belfast City, Birmingham, East Midlands; Aer Lingus, Flybe, Jet2.com and Monarch stepping in

Bye bye bmibaby at Belfast City, Birmingham, East Midlands; Aer Lingus, Flybe, Jet2.com and Monarch stepping in

Started in the summer of 2002, bmibaby’s passenger numbers peaked in 2007 as the carrier tried a total of six UK regional bases. Which routes was it operating this summer, what competition did it face, and which carriers have already stepped in to replace which services?

Monarch starts four Mediterranean routes from East Midlands

Monarch starts four Mediterranean routes from East Midlands

Monarch launches services from East Midlands to Alicante, Malaga and Palma de Mallorca in Spain, and to Faro in Portugal.