Articles Tagged ‘PRG’
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
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
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.
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.
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 begins non-stop flights between Beijing and Prague using 767s.
The airline now links Prague to the Polish city with a thrice-weekly service – becomes second carrier to service Radom after airBaltic.
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 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.
In this week’s Network Planning and Community News, Birmingham Airport welcomes the arrival of Hainan Airlines’ first charter flight from Beijing, while Ryanair announces base #74 in Gothenburg. More news from Boston, Bristol, Düsseldorf, Madrid, Montreal, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Prague airports.
This week’s winner sees this European hub take home its second ‘Arch of Triumph’ title, having previously won last year securing fourth spot overall in the process. Find out where it is placed in this year’s competition and just how it rated against the other nine airports entering this week.
Czech Airlines begins services from its Prague hub to five European airports – Athens, Kristiansand, Linköping, Växjö and Venice Marco Polo.