Vueling adds flights from Barcelona Airport to Kiev Zhulyany Airport, Minsk Airport and Nador Airport, plus new daily Paris Orly Airport to Casablanca Airport service.
Belavia launches Samara as its sixth Russian destination from Minsk.
10 new points on the Wizz Air Ukraine network map may soon be added – which could be great news for the rest of the airline’s 16 existing bases.
Belavia launches Barcelona from Minsk with twice-weekly frequencies.
Belavia commences services from the Belarusian capital of Minsk to Kutaisi in Georgia.
Belavia, the Belarussian airline, now flies from Minsk to Novosibirsk Tolmachevo Airport in Siberia, Russia.
S7 starts flying from Moscow Domodedovo to Minsk and Orenburg, and connects Vladivostok and Khabarovsk with Tokyo Narita.
UTair now flies from its Moscow Vnukovo hub to Minsk in Belarus.
It has been a very busy week with an entire 86 new routes launched. We have all the analysis – and the cakes – of routes ranging from Emirates’ 26th destination in Europe to LOT Polish Airlines’ fourth Ukrainian route. But which European airline launched routes to both Asia and South America? And which US airline became the first to serve Iceland? Don’t forget to download the spreadsheet for a full overview.
Download the spreadsheet with this week’s 250 new routes and see our fantastic photo coverage of launch celebrations all across the world. Ribbons have been cut in masses, lakes have been emptied for fire brigades to salute the arriving aircraft and the world’s master bakers have worked day and night to bake an amazing selection of cakes.
Since we have been reporting from Vancouver, two weeks have passed since we last analysed new routes. This week, we therefore have a comprehensive report to offer. 39 new routes have been launched, eight of which are Mexican domestic routes, filling the void after Mexicana. Read about the new routes started by airlines ranging from household names to lesser-known industry members, such as Jetisfaction, PacificFlier and CityLine Swiss.