Articles Tagged ‘Ryanair’
Ryanair, easyJet, Vueling, Norwegian, Wizz Air’s 2015 growth airports revealed; London tops ranking, Italy still gets most new seats
We have a new word: ‘Peloco 5’. It stands for the five Pan-European Low Cost airlines with multiple bases outside of their home market. We analyse which airports are set to benefit most from these airlines’ expansion plans this summer.
eurolot becomes the second notable airline casualty of 2015 (after Cyprus Airways), with many of Poland’s airports – big and small ‒ to be affected. Devastating news as this is, it may also create a window of opportunity for fresh capacity to be injected into some markets – anna.aero investigates where this is most likely.
30-Second Interview – Raffaele Pasquini, Responsible for Aviation Marketing Development on Asian and Middle East markets, Aeroporti di Roma
anna.aero catches up for a chat with Aeroporti di Roma’s Head of aviation marketing development for the Asian and Middle East markets to chat about Rome’s rapid growth in 2014 and what Alitalia, Etihad Airways, Vueling and Ryanair have in store for 2015.
The sixth busiest Moroccan airport, Rabat Airport handled a new record high of 684,000 passengers in 2014. With a total of four carriers flying to 11 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant Ryanair is this January.
The return of Aer Lingus to the oneworld alliance looks more likely as BA’s latest offer appears to be supported by the airline’s management (and largest shareholder Ryanair). We look at the implications on the London-Dublin and Aer Lingus transatlantic networks.
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
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.
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’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.
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.
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.
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.