Articles Tagged ‘PRG’

easyJet adds new route trio

easyJet adds new route trio

easyJet links Edinburgh with Vienna and Venice Marco Polo, with the Italian city also witnessing the addition of a new Prague service.

China Eastern Airlines poised to smash 100 million annual passengers; Xi’an is biggest route from Shanghai Pudong

China Eastern Airlines poised to smash 100 million annual passengers; Xi’an is biggest route from Shanghai Pudong

China’s second largest carrier, China Eastern Airlines is likely to pass the 100 million passenger milestone in 2016 if its recent annual growth is anything to go by. Our data elves reveal the airline’s biggest routes and country markets, including Australia, from its biggest base at Shanghai Pudong.

30 Second Interview – Adnan Kazim, Emirates’ Divisional SVP, Strategic Planning, Revenue Optimization & Aeropolitical Affairs

30 Second Interview – Adnan Kazim, Emirates’ Divisional SVP, Strategic Planning, Revenue Optimization & Aeropolitical Affairs

During a recent visit to Istanbul to welcome Emirates’ inaugural flight from Dubai to the city’s Sabiha Gökçen Airport, anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, caught a moment with Emirates’ Divisional SVP, Strategic Planning, Revenue Optimization & Aeropolitical Affairs, Adnan Kazim. During their conversation, they spoke about the growth of the Emirates A380 network, which will […]


Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

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!

Istanbul Atatürk, Dallas Love Field and Osaka Kansai welcome winter network growth; Turkish Airlines, Southwest and Ryanair driving airport expansion

Istanbul Atatürk, Dallas Love Field and Osaka Kansai welcome winter network growth; Turkish Airlines, Southwest and Ryanair driving airport expansion

Part two of our global analysis of the start of the W15/16 season looks at which airports have seen the biggest net gain in new routes since last winter. We reveal the leading airports in Asia, Europe and North America.

Montreal Airport celebrates Route of the Week award for Air China launch; more celebrations in Amsterdam, Bratislava and Prague

Montreal Airport celebrates Route of the Week award for Air China launch; more celebrations in Amsterdam, Bratislava and Prague

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ryanair celebrates 500,000 passengers from Prague and 10 years in Bratislava, while Krakow Airport opens part of its new terminal renovation. More news also from Amsterdam and Oslo.


Wizz Air pulls ahead of Ryanair in the east-west European market

Wizz Air pulls ahead of Ryanair in the east-west European market

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.

Liverpool loves its latest award – the Arch of Triumph certificate

Liverpool loves its latest award – the Arch of Triumph certificate

Getting a new route up and running gives an airport a special kind of buzz. Winning the Arch of Triumph competition is the icing on that celebratory cake – as it was at Liverpool. Find out who joins them on the leader board with the ultimate feel-good factor this week from the ten contending global […]

Hainan Airlines checks into Prague

Hainan Airlines checks into Prague

Hainan Airlines begins non-stop flights between Beijing and Prague using 767s.


Czech Airlines checks into Radom

Czech Airlines checks into Radom

The airline now links Prague to the Polish city with a thrice-weekly service – becomes second carrier to service Radom after airBaltic.

Taiwanese airport takes weekly title; Asia narrows gap on Europe

Taiwanese airport takes weekly title; Asia narrows gap on Europe

With back-to-back wins, Asia’s airports have considerably narrowed the gap between themselves and the inter-regional league leaders Europe, with just two wins now separating the top two. Find out which Asian airport has done the business this week from the 10 competitors.

Czech Airlines adds four new destinations

Czech Airlines adds four new destinations

Czech Airlines launches services from Prague to Liverpool and Edinburgh, with services to the latter operating via Lodz in Poland – carrier also launches services to Rzeszow from the Scottish capital.