Articles Tagged ‘SXF’
Berlin battleground: easyJet’s Tegel domestic routes intensify Lufthansa competition; Ryanair set to base nine aircraft too
easyJet has put more than one million seats on sale from Berlin Tegel for its winter season flights up to end-March 2018. The LCC will start four key domestic and 15 international routes, so we take a look at the competitive landscape that the carrier will find in the German capital – including competing with itself!
Franco-German market returns to growth after several years of decline, Lufthansa is the largest carrier but LCCs lead the charge
The market for air services between near neighbours and European heavyweights France and Germany is one of the most mature on the continent. Seat capacity between the two countries increased by 3% from 2016 to 2017. Franco-German network development trends are analysed here, with the fastest growing airlines and airports identified.
As the doors close on the last network planning event of the year, our data elves have been working busily over the last few days to bring you all the events from the 141st IATA Slot Conference in Madrid. If you weren’t there in the Spanish capital tasting the tapas this week, gorge yourself here […]
Ryanair commences services on 83 new routes in two days across 29 and 30 October.
German domestic capacity could drop 25% in 2018 with loss of airberlin, Transavia and People’s Viennaline; Cologne Bonn leading domestic airport for growth
airberlin in 2017 offered over 8.59 million seats on domestic routes in Germany. With the loss of Transavia’s route between Munich and Berlin Schönefeld plus People’s Viennaline ceasing is Friedrichshafen to Cologne Bonn service, the German domestic market could shrink by 25% in 2018.
Germania returns to Sharm El Sheikh after a four-and-a-half-year break – also launches Fuerteventura.
Gold Coast-Seoul is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” with 100,000 searches; Will Asiana Airlines assess the opportunity??
Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shown that in the last year around 100,000 potential travellers searched on the leading flight comparison site for flights between Gold Coast and Seoul ‒ but the route is unserved!? With less competing capacity to Australia than its bitter rival Korean Air, could Gold Coast take the #1 spot as Asiana Airlines’ […]
Varna Airport H1 2017 traffic up 15%; Wizz Air opens base with six new routes; prepares to welcome Ryanair in W17/18 with Belgian link
Varna Airport has had a very successful year, with the airport in 2016 seeing 1.69 million passengers, the highest traffic result it has recorded this decade. Along with this milestone, the airport has seen the arrival of easyJet, plus expansion from the likes of Wizz Air and Norwegian, with Ryanair coming soon.
Eindhoven-Berlin is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week”+75,000 searches; Ryanair’s 38th destination from its 29th biggest operation??
Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shown that in the last 12 months over 75,000 potential travellers searched on the leading flight comparison site for flights between Eindhoven and Berlin ‒ but the route is unserved!? Could this be Transavia’s 22nd destination from Eindhoven or easyJet’s second Dutch route from its Berlin Schönefeld base?
While the whole of Europe is either already on holiday or just about to go, we thought it would be good time to reveal the winners of the last of our three annual competitions – the Euro ANNIES. With winning airports in Bulgaria, France, Germany, Iceland, Russia, Spain, Turkey and the UK there is a […]
easyJet adds new services from bases in France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and UK.
Wizz Air begins flights on five new routes – only one faces direct competition.