Articles Tagged ‘NTE’
Impact of Air France strike at French airports analysed; Paris CDG sees 12.3% drop in September traffic
We analyse August and September traffic data from French airports to reveal which suffered most as a result of the Air France strike. We also show which of the leading airlines in the French market are growing fastest this winter.
TAP Portugal adds eight routes from Lisbon to Asturias, Belgrade, Bogota, Gothenburg, Hannover, Nantes, St Petersburg and Tallinn. Competes against transavia.com France on the French service.
Fifth annual Euro ANNIEs (Part II). germanwings gains two Euro ANNIEs airline awards; surprisingly it’s a no-show from Ryanair
Not one award, but two. It’s all smiles in Cologne as germanwings’ network planning team grab two 2014 Euro ANNIEs. Norwegian and Air Lituanica join the celebrations.
easyJet and Ryanair battle for #1 position for international services from French regional airports as Vueling and Volotea grow fast
Air France is only the fifth biggest airline at French regional airports for international services, beaten unexpectedly even by British Airways. easyJet and Ryanair share over one-third of the market as other LCCs report the fastest growth.
transavia.com France begins new French regional services to Malta, Athens and Porto.
Volotea boosts flights from Nantes and Ajaccio as S14 expansion continues.
SunExpress starts destination #34 from its Izmir base.
Vueling adds new routes from Barcelona, Brussels, Lyon, Malaga, Nantes, Rome, Seville and Warsaw.
Aegean Airlines adds six European links from Athens and Heraklion, using its A320s.
Hamburg base leads the way with three new routes, along with a brace from Basel and Rome Fiumicino airports.
Air Corsica now links Bastia to Nantes with twice-weekly flights, utilising its A320s and competing with Volotea.
Volotea fine tunes Europe’s most seasonal network; 51 of 54 airports served by its 717s in just four countries
Launched in April 2012, Spanish-headquartered Volotea has bases in France (Bordeaux and Nantes) and Italy (Palermo and Venice) and operates 15 717s. Its schedule is extremely seasonal, and it now serves over 100 airport-pairs. We reveal the airline’s network strategy, and which airports have been added (and dropped) since its first season of operations.