Articles Tagged ‘SKG’
SAS launches seasonal flights from Bergen Airport, Copenhagen Airport, Gothenburg Airport, Oslo Airport, Stavanger Airport and Stockholm Arlanda Airport.
SAS commences services on the route to Tel Aviv Airport from Stockholm Arlanda Airport.
Aegean Airlines starts flying from Thessaloniki Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport; from Rhodes Airport to Brussels Airport; adds flights from Athens Airport to Lyon Airport.
Ukraine International Airlines inaugurates flights from Kiev Borispol Airport to Munich Airport; launches seasonal services to Thessaloniki.
Ryanair inaugurates domestic services from its Chania Airport base to Thessaloniki Airport.
Aegean Airlines inaugurates services from Athens Airport to Manchester Airport; starts flying from Thessaloniki Airport to Hannover Airport and Nuremberg Airport in Germany.
NIKI inaugurates thrice-weekly schedule from its Vienna Airport base to Thessaloniki Airport.
germanwings inaugurates new summer services from Cologne Bonn Airport, Hamburg Airport, Hannover Airport and Stuttgart Airport.
Aeroflot inaugurates thrice-weekly flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Thessaloniki in Greece.
Last week Ryanair blamed Budapest Airport’s “increased charges” for deep 40% capacity cuts involving axing 10 routes and withdrawing two based aircraft. On closer examination anna.aero found indicators that the main reason seems to have been ‘good’ old-fashioned under-performance.
Cyprus Airways now flies between Athens, Heraklion, Rhodes and Thessaloniki in Greece.
Greece’s tourism airports doing reasonably well this summer helped by over 80 new services from Europe’s LCCs
Tourism is critical to the ailing Greek economy so what do passenger figures for July for the country’s airports tell us about the industry? How seasonal is demand, which airports are shrinking, which are growing, and which of Europe’s LCCs have been particularly busy launching new services?