Articles Tagged ‘Ryanair’

Virgin Atlantic, Norwegian, Lufthansa, SAS, Etihad, Air Canada, Ryanair and AF-KLM to share passenger experience plans at FTE Europe

Virgin Atlantic, Norwegian, Lufthansa, SAS, Etihad, Air Canada, Ryanair and AF-KLM to share passenger experience plans at FTE Europe

Improving the passenger experience is now very much on airlines’ list of priorities and if you are interested in finding out what the world’s most forward-thinking carriers have planned to enhance the end-to-end travel process, you should take a look at anna.aero’s sister initiative, Future Travel Experience Europe 2015.

Airlines respond to abolition of Ireland’s travel tax; Aer Lingus and Ryanair help airports grow traffic by 7% in 2014

Airlines respond to abolition of Ireland’s travel tax; Aer Lingus and Ryanair help airports grow traffic by 7% in 2014

Air traffic to and from Ireland is booming once more. We look at the evolution of the Irish market since 1998 and reveal which airlines and country markets are the biggest and fastest-growing this summer. Plus a sneak peek at some new routes from Dublin.

Norwegian grows by 16% in 2014; Oslo Gardermoen accounts for 21% of weekly departures

Norwegian grows by 16% in 2014; Oslo Gardermoen accounts for 21% of weekly departures

Founded on 22 January 1993 to take over the regional airline Braathens in western Norway, Norwegian has expanded considerably, becoming the third largest low-cost carrier in Europe (after Ryanair and easyJet). As the LCC is currently serving a total of 84 airports in 31 countries, anna.aero looks at Norwegian’s recent developments.


Vueling cuts domestic flights at Rome FCO base in battle with Alitalia and Ryanair

Vueling cuts domestic flights at Rome FCO base in battle with Alitalia and Ryanair

Vueling’s Rome base is still expanding this summer but it seems to be re-thinking its strategy with regard to domestic flights as it axes service to Bari, Brindisi and Lamezia Terme. Competitors Alitalia and Ryanair will not be upset.

2015 to be a record year for airline route launches following over 2,550 new routes in 2014

2015 to be a record year for airline route launches following over 2,550 new routes in 2014

anna.aero analysis reveals over 150 more routes were launched last year compared to 2013. Ryanair led with 134 new routes, while Airbus became the leading manufacturer of route launch aircraft. We also look ahead to 2015 for which we already know about over 1,000 new routes.

Air Serbia receives Route of the Week award for Zagreb service

Air Serbia receives Route of the Week award for Zagreb service

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Catania Airport celebrates seven million passengers in 2014, and Santa Claus lands his “Sleigh380″ at Manchester Airport to unload 500 presents. More news from Leeds Bradford, Ibiza and Zaragoza airports.


Manchester Airport receives Route award for Cathay Pacific Airways

Manchester Airport receives Route award for Cathay Pacific Airways

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, British Airways celebrates its second anniversary at Leeds Bradford Airport, and Ryanair achieves 100,000 passengers at its new Glasgow base. More news from London City, Lyon, Prague and Rome Fiumicino airports.

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

Far from being a stagnant mature market, the two FIGUST countries of Germany and Italy are still providing dynamic growth despite the continued economic gloom that persists in Europe. anna.aero reviews the big players, including newcomers like Meridiana in this heavyweight pairing.

Cologne Bonn Airport receives Cake award for Condor

Cologne Bonn Airport receives Cake award for Condor

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Flybe signs a new codeshare agreement with Dublin-based Aer Lingus for services from Southampton Airport. More news from Shannon, Miami and Detroit airports.


BRUising encounter: anna.aero's detailed analysis of Ryanair v Vueling’s fight for low cost supremacy at Brussels Airport

BRUising encounter: anna.aero’s detailed analysis of Ryanair v Vueling’s fight for low cost supremacy at Brussels Airport

A year ago Ryanair appeared to declare war on Vueling in Brussels, going head-to-head with the carrier on 10 routes. We look at how things are panning out for both carriers and analyse December fare data across eight competing routes.

Biggest and fastest-growing international country pair markets in W14 revealed; Algeria, Greece and Poland see impressive domestic growth

Biggest and fastest-growing international country pair markets in W14 revealed; Algeria, Greece and Poland see impressive domestic growth

While many country pair markets are regulated by strict bilateral agreements, there are plenty of deregulated markets where growth can happen quickly We reveal where they are and analyse the biggest and fastest-growing domestic markets as well.

Boeing stays in lead over Airbus as it delivers 61 units in October, SriLankan Airlines receives its first A330-300

Boeing stays in lead over Airbus as it delivers 61 units in October, SriLankan Airlines receives its first A330-300

Following a record September, both Airbus and Boeing handed over fewer airframes this October, with a combined total of 111 units. While SriLankan Airlines received its first A330-300, the American manufacturer is likely to have won this year’s delivery race, as Boeing leads by 96 units this October.