easyJet starts flying from Bristol in the UK to Naples in Italy.
easyJet has launched routes from the UK and Switzerland to the Mediterranean as well as a new base in Portugal’s capital Lisbon.
Air France now flies between Nantes and Ajaccio in Corsica. The airline has also launched new routes from Nice and Toulouse airports.
bmibaby adds seven new routes to Barcelona, Gibraltar, Lisbon, Murcia, Naples, Palma de Mallorca and Rome.
easyJet launches 16 new routes spread across six bases; first ever flights from London Southend.
Air France now flies 10 new routes from Toulouse-Blagnac Airport and between London City Airport and Brest in Brittany.
germanwings grows Cologne/Bonn base with three new routes; links Stuttgart and Venice
Turkish Airlines has launched new routes from Istanbul Atatürk to Basra in Iraq, Naples in Italy and from Izmir to Munich.
The second phase of the start of the summer scheduling season has brought almost 130 further routes. Again, we have the analysis, pictures, downloadable spreadsheet – and cakes! Which two Mexican routes were picked up, having been unserved after the demise of Mexicana? Which Asian national carrier added its third Australian route? And which European low-cost carriers opened new bases?
New Alitalia celebrates 2nd birthday; 23 million passengers carried in 2010; 137 routes and 79 destinations this winter
The re-born Alitalia is 2 years old this week. How have passenger numbers and load factors this year compared with 2009? What new routes has it started from which Italian airports in the last 12 months? What’s coming up in 2011 and which major European markets are still being avoided?
germanwings launches Italian offensive with nine new routes from Cologne/Bonn, Stuttgart and Hannover in 2011
While the Brits love to get away to France, the Germans prefer Italy. Lufthansa’s LCC announces nine new routes for next summer but who are the leading airlines in the market? And just how small is Alitalia’s share of traffic?