Articles Tagged ‘Venice Treviso’

Volotea out to shake-up Venice market starting in April; plans to be #1 at Marco Polo by end of summer

Volotea out to shake-up Venice market starting in April; plans to be #1 at Marco Polo by end of summer

Volotea is the name of a new Spanish-based start-up airline whose first operational base will be Venice Marco Polo airport in Italy. Using 717s it plans to grow quickly but which routes has it announced so far and what competition will it face in the region?

European airport passengers up 7% in 2011 to over 1.6 billion; which countries and airports saw highest growth?

European airport passengers up 7% in 2011 to over 1.6 billion; which countries and airports saw highest growth?

Yes, it’s our annual analysis of the 300-plus European airports that we have traffic data for to see which country markets and airports have had a good (or bad) year. Only two countries saw a drop in air travel in 2011. Can you guess which ones? And which airports feature in our top 10 of […]

germanwings launches Italian offensive with nine new routes from Cologne/Bonn, Stuttgart and Hannover in 2011

germanwings launches Italian offensive with nine new routes from Cologne/Bonn, Stuttgart and Hannover in 2011

While the Brits love to get away to France, the Germans prefer Italy. Lufthansa’s LCC announces nine new routes for next summer but who are the leading airlines in the market? And just how small is Alitalia’s share of traffic?