Articles Tagged ‘Norwegian’

Pula Airport: 50% of annual traffic concentrated in two months; seat capacity up 15% this summer

Pula Airport: 50% of annual traffic concentrated in two months; seat capacity up 15% this summer

As Croatia readies up for accession to the European Union, all of the country’s airports expect a busy summer. But as half of Pula Airport’s traffic concentrates in two months only, it needs to work harder on attracting year-round services.

Stavanger, the 'oil capital' of Norway; traffic up 6.8% in 2012

Stavanger, the ‘oil capital’ of Norway; traffic up 6.8% in 2012

Largely sheltered from economic volatility by a flourishing oil industry in the area, Stavanger Airport fares better than most European airports. As the airport welcomes Wizz Air’s new service from Szczecin, anna.aero investigates its operation.

Norwegian launches new domestic service from Oslo

Norwegian launches new domestic service from Oslo

Norwegian inaugurates services from its Oslo base to Longyearbyen in Svalbard.


London to Barcelona: 50%+ seats from Gatwick; two new carriers in S’13

London to Barcelona: 50%+ seats from Gatwick; two new carriers in S’13

Perhaps one of the most popular weekend break destinations from London, Barcelona will be served from all six London airports in summer 2013. As the market grows by a quarter in 2012, two new carriers step in with new services from London Gatwick.

Kraków Airport: 14% growth in 2012; new terminal in 2014

Kraków Airport: 14% growth in 2012; new terminal in 2014

Poland’s second largest city and main tourist attraction, Kraków attracted a record nine million visitors in 2012. anna.aero examines the impact of this influx on Kraków Balice, the country’s largest regional airport, in the wake of major infrastructure development.

World’s airlines already announced over 900 routes for 2013; Barcelona Airport #1 in the world for new services

World’s airlines already announced over 900 routes for 2013; Barcelona Airport #1 in the world for new services

Despite the global economic malaise, 2012 was a record-breaking year for route development. In 2013, Ryanair and Southwest are amongst the airline “usual suspects” with the most additional services on their respective new routes list.


Norwegian starts seasonal service from Helsinki to Salzburg

Norwegian starts seasonal service from Helsinki to Salzburg

Norwegian launches weekly seasonal service from Helsinki to Salzburg in Austria.

Norwegian expands with Gran Canaria base; now serves regional Nordic airports

Norwegian expands with Gran Canaria base; now serves regional Nordic airports

Norwegian now flies from Las Palmas on Gran Canaria to regional airports in the Nordic countries.

Norwegian launches new Gran Canaria routes from Sweden

Norwegian launches new Gran Canaria routes from Sweden

Norwegian now flies from Malmö Airport and Karlstad Airport in Sweden to Las Palmas on Gran Canaria


easyJet’s Moscow route kills Heathrow dominance; Norwegian establishes London LGW base

easyJet’s Moscow route kills Heathrow dominance; Norwegian establishes London LGW base

easyJet and Norwegian are announcing big developments from spring 2013 at London Gatwick Airport. But what is the effect of easyJet being awarded the Moscow route over Virgin Atlantic? And what makes Norwegian’s new London base different from its other bases outside the Nordic region?

anna.aero presents at World Low Cost Airline Congress; network stability of 31 worldwide LCCs analysed

anna.aero presents at World Low Cost Airline Congress; network stability of 31 worldwide LCCs analysed

On Monday anna.aero was ‘live’ at the World Low Cost Airline Congress in London, presenting detailed analysis of the network stability of 31 of the world’s leading LCCs. Download the presentation for free and also the bonus Excel file with a summary of all the data for all the airlines.

Finland airport traffic up 3% so far this year after 16% growth in 2011; regional airports lead route launches in 2012

Finland airport traffic up 3% so far this year after 16% growth in 2011; regional airports lead route launches in 2012

Finnair still dominates its home market like few other European flag-carriers but which country markets are growing fastest in 2012? Which are Finnair’s nearest rivals and which new services have already been launched this year? Which were the fastest-growing regional airports in 2012?