Articles Tagged ‘Ryanair’

Seven airlines can claim to be #1 at one or more of the UK's busiest airports; easyJet leads way at six airports

Seven airlines can claim to be #1 at one or more of the UK’s busiest airports; easyJet leads way at six airports

The UK economy is currently one of the fastest-growing in Europe, and this is reflected in the 3.4% growth in passenger numbers, during the last 12 months, across the country’s airports. We reveal how quickly the top 21 airports are growing (or not) and which are the top three airlines at each airport.

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon's capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon’s capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Cancun Airport as it welcome its first A380 flight. We also have news from Bogotá, CityJet, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Shannon, Amsterdam, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel.

Ryanair and Warsaw Airport; celebrations at Lanzarote Airport; flybe-Newquay new deal

Ryanair and Warsaw Airport; celebrations at Lanzarote Airport; flybe-Newquay new deal

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Warsaw Airport as it passed the 10 million passenger milestone. We also have news from Leeds Bradford Airport, Lanzarote Airport and Newquay Airport.


German airport traffic up less than 1% in 2013

German airport traffic up less than 1% in 2013

The new planned coalition government looks set to leave the country’s air travel tax in place, much to the dismay of airlines, airports and the tourism industry. Out of Germany’s top 20 airports only six are growing in 2013, though that does include all four of the busiest airports. Ryanair continues to strongly influence the […]

Ryanair reaches Lisbon Airport; easyJet and Norwegian also add new routes in 2013 as passenger numbers grow by almost 4%

Ryanair reaches Lisbon Airport; easyJet and Norwegian also add new routes in 2013 as passenger numbers grow by almost 4%

Lisbon Airport may still be dominated by TAP Portugal, but all four of Europe’s leading LCCs now serve the Portuguese capital, with Ryanair arriving for the first time last week. We examine how the airport’s traffic has grown in recent years, its seasonality profile and which airlines have already announced plans to start new services […]

Ryanair continues to expand winter routes

Ryanair continues to expand winter routes

Ryanair launches its first ever routes to Lisbon Airport in Portugal, and a new link to Dortmund Airport in Germany.


Ryanair network re-invention begins with bases at main Brussels and Rome airports

Ryanair network re-invention begins with bases at main Brussels and Rome airports

As Ryanair decides to become a business-friendly, family-friendly, caring airline, we find the strategic difference in network planning is also striking.

Glasgow Prestwick Airport sold to Scottish government for £1

Glasgow Prestwick Airport sold to Scottish government for £1

Renationalising airports seems to be catching on in the UK. First Cardiff and now Glasgow Prestwick have returned to public ownership in 2013. We examine Prestwick’s traffic development in the last 20 years, and reveal what Ryanair, the airport’s only scheduled airline at present, has been doing to help traffic grow 9% in 2013.

Ryanair gains access to Russia; Dublin to Moscow and St Petersburg from March 2014

Ryanair gains access to Russia; Dublin to Moscow and St Petersburg from March 2014

Following in the considerable footsteps of easyJet and Wizz Air, Ryanair has been granted access to the Russian market from March 2014.


Ryanair reveals 12 new routes from London Stansted

Ryanair reveals 12 new routes from London Stansted

After last week’s announcement in Dublin, Ryanair has revealed 12 new routes for London Stansted, though four of them had previously been announced. The airline returns to Osijek in Croatia, while several airports see a doubling of Ryanair destinations. Increases in frequency on 17 other routes will see Ryanair adding 20 daily flights from its […]

The latest industry news from Asturias, Austin, Boise, Knock, Kuala Lumpur, Larnaca, London City, Milan Bergamo, Oslo Torp and more

The latest industry news from Asturias, Austin, Boise, Knock, Kuala Lumpur, Larnaca, London City, Milan Bergamo, Oslo Torp and more

Live music, yummy cakes, water arches and even… sizzling sausages make it into this week’s Network Planning Community News.

Ryanair reveals nine new routes from Dublin Airport; Bucharest makes first ever appearance, while Basel and Prague are back in favour

Ryanair reveals nine new routes from Dublin Airport; Bucharest makes first ever appearance, while Basel and Prague are back in favour

Ryanair’s route network from Dublin is to return to growth in 2014 – by almost 10% –following the scrapping of the €3 per passenger air travel tax.