Articles Tagged ‘SXB’

easyJet and Ryanair battle for #1 position for international services from French regional airports as Vueling and Volotea grow fast

easyJet and Ryanair battle for #1 position for international services from French regional airports as Vueling and Volotea grow fast

Air France is only the fifth biggest airline at French regional airports for international services, beaten unexpectedly even by British Airways. easyJet and Ryanair share over one-third of the market as other LCCs report the fastest growth.

Doncaster Sheffield’s cake award; Budapest’s croissant cake; Vueling expands at Lyon; Leeds Bradford celebrates Koningsdag with KLM; more news from Bristol and Strasbourg airports

Doncaster Sheffield’s cake award; Budapest’s croissant cake; Vueling expands at Lyon; Leeds Bradford celebrates Koningsdag with KLM; more news from Bristol and Strasbourg airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Doncaster Sheffield Airport shows-off Cake certificate, Budapest Airport welcomes transavia.com France with a croissant-shaped cake as well as Leeds Bradford Airport and KLM celebrating ‘Koningsdag’ (the Dutch King’s Day). We also have news from Bristol, Strasbourg and Lyon airports.

Volotea strengthens its presence at Strasbourg with Palermo service

Volotea strengthens its presence at Strasbourg with Palermo service

Volotea strengthens its presence at Strasbourg with Palermo service.


transavia.com France adds two routes from Paris Orly and Strasbourg

transavia.com France adds two routes from Paris Orly and Strasbourg

transavia.com France now links Paris Orly to Budapest as well as Strasbourg to Marrakech with twice-weekly flights, utilising 737-800s.

Jetairfly adds leisure routes from four French airports

Jetairfly adds leisure routes from four French airports

Jetairfly starts new weekly flights to Corfu, Kos, Olbia, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca.

Vote for the best of 21 Fire Truck Water Arches; Summer Season Launches Part 1

Vote for the best of 21 Fire Truck Water Arches; Summer Season Launches Part 1

The start of the S14 season sees a lot of the world’s airports going the extra mile in terms of new route marketing — and that means lots of fire truck water arches (FTWA). This week, we give you, the reader, the chance to select the best of the 21 FTWAs we have been sent.


Vote for the best Cake of the Week - 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

The first days of the 2014 summer timetable have brought almost 500 new routes to the world and almost as many tonnes of cakes. Use your vote to select your choice of the week for S14 Season Part 1.

easyJet expands in France, Germany, Italy and UK

easyJet expands in France, Germany, Italy and UK

easyJet launches 21 new routes involving 25 airports and opens new bases in Hamburg and Naples.

Lille Airport (+21.3%) leads French traffic growth of 1.3% in 2013; Air France still growing on domestic routes

Lille Airport (+21.3%) leads French traffic growth of 1.3% in 2013; Air France still growing on domestic routes

With monthly traffic data available from 14 of the top 15 airports, we take a closer look at the latest developments in the French market. We reveal which which airports have been growing fastest, and which are having a tougher year. We also take a closer look at the leading French domestic routes, and what […]


Volotea launches five new routes between Italy and Greece

Volotea launches five new routes between Italy and Greece

Volotea adds flights to Greek airports from Bari Airport, Naples Airport and Palermo Airport. Also links Strasbourg Airport and Toulon Airport.

Volotea grows in France and Italy with 11 new routes

Volotea grows in France and Italy with 11 new routes

Volotea adds 11 new routes including three from Bordeaux Airport and two each from Ajaccio Airport, Florence Airport and Genoa Airport.

Ajaccio's 50% growth in international traffic in 2012

Ajaccio’s 50% growth in international traffic in 2012

Serving the capital of the French island of Corsica, Ajaccio Napolean Bonaparte Airport, is the largest of the four international airports on the Mediterranean island. While the airport is showing steady growth, its extreme seasonality represents an annual challenge to the management.