Articles Tagged ‘OTP’
Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%
Not since 2005, when Moscow Domodedovo became the busiest airport in Russia, has Moscow Sheremetyevo been #1, but 2015 figures so far reveal it is on course to take top spot again. Carriers like long-serving Czech Airlines have helped – a good reason for another celebratory fire truck water arch we think!
TAROM re-opens domestic flights to Suceava from Bucharest after a near two-year hiatus.
Wizz Air adds new routes from Bucharest, Budapest and London Luton airports.
Ryanair uses Disney magic to entice passengers onto its 13 new city pairs from 10 of its existing bases.
Blue Air commences services from Iasi to Bucharest, London Luton, Paris Beauvais and Rome Fiumicino.
Wizz Air commenced services on four new city pairs from Bucharest, Debrecen and Warsaw Chopin – only one route will face direct competition.
With an additional 200,000 extra seats a month more than its main ULCC rival in the east-west European market, Wizz Air has strengthened its lead as the number one airline in the trans-Europe battle by increasing seat capacity by nearly 19% year-on-year, while Ryanair settles for 16% growth.
Ryanair announces Milan Malpensa as base 73 (with four routes), and first service to Amsterdam (from Dublin)
Look out easyJet! Ryanair has announced a base at Milan Malpensa and its first flights to Amsterdam. We look at what competition it will face and how Milan’s airports have developed since the turn of the century.
Cluj-Napoca Airport’s capacity growth driven by Wizz Air expansion; London set to overtake Bucharest as #1 route
Romania’s second biggest airport is having a bumper 2015, with an average monthly growth rate of over 30%. Number one airline Wizz Air, which passed the five million passenger milestone at Cluj-Napoca this month, is the prime driver of these increases ‒ we investigate what the airline is up to in S15.
With 116 routes this summer, Austrian Airlines remains the dominant carrier of the 60 airlines serving Vienna this summer, however easyJet is planning to join the party on some of the Star Alliance carrier’s most popular routes. anna.aero looks to see how Austrian is shaping up as it gets ready for battle to commence.
Vueling starts 69 weekly flights from seven airports to 34 other airports across Europe.
Wizz Air has launched 16 new routes, including its first routes from Aberdeen, Billund, Bristol, Friedrichshafen, Nis and Reykjavik/Keflavik.