Articles Tagged ‘Volotea’

Airlines starting over 450 new routes in first three weeks of S15 season; Ryanair leads way (again!) as FIGUS countries dominate

Airlines starting over 450 new routes in first three weeks of S15 season; Ryanair leads way (again!) as FIGUS countries dominate

The start of the (northern) summer season always heralds a surge in new route launches. And this year is no exception, with over 140 airlines, launching over 450 new routes across over 90 countries in the first three weeks alone.

Menorca Airport plots a recovery path towards 3m annual passengers; Vueling bigger than easyJet and Ryanair combined

Menorca Airport plots a recovery path towards 3m annual passengers; Vueling bigger than easyJet and Ryanair combined

The smallest of the three airports serving the Balearic Islands, Menorca Airport, also known as Mahón Airport, is on course to grow again this summer, with August schedules offering a 6.4% increase in weekly seats. anna.aero identifies the key players and what new routes will be starting in S15.

Volotea operating almost 150 routes this summer as capacity grows 30%; Athens is biggest of 14 new airports added to network in last year.

Volotea operating almost 150 routes this summer as capacity grows 30%; Athens is biggest of 14 new airports added to network in last year.

Europe’s equivalent of Allegiant Air likes to keep a low industry profile. But we reveal the airline’s busiest airports and routes this summer, and which new airports have been added to the airline’s all-717 operated network.


Volotea starts Santander services from Venice

Volotea starts Santander services from Venice

Volotea begins its first route to the capital city of Cantabria, offering twice-weekly services from Venice Marco Polo.

Time is running out for airports to win prestigious marketing award

Time is running out for airports to win prestigious marketing award

Just two weeks left of the 2014 ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition, will this offering challenge the leader board this week? It needs to average more than 8.725 per anna.aero judge in order to break inside the top 10.

Volotea starts Strasbourg flights to Marseille

Volotea starts Strasbourg flights to Marseille

Volotea begins its fourth domestic route from Strasbourg – with Marseille added to Bordeaux, Montpellier and Nantes.


Alitalia’s decision to close Air One results in loss of 15 routes from Italian airports; opportunities created for other carriers

Alitalia’s decision to close Air One results in loss of 15 routes from Italian airports; opportunities created for other carriers

Alitalia’s on-going evolution has seen it close its “Smart Carrier” Air One at the end of the summer 2014 season. We look at the 50-plus routes it operated this summer in more detail and reveal which routes are still looking for replacement carriers.

Tel Aviv on course to break 15 million annual passengers in 2014

Tel Aviv on course to break 15 million annual passengers in 2014

With double-digit growth in weekly seats and flights, Ben Gurion Airport seems likely to break into the top 100 busiest airports in the next few years if these increases continue. anna.aero takes a look at the significant growth statistics of the Israeli capital’s gateway, along with the most important players in the market.

Corsica’s airports pass 3-million mark; Ajaccio and Bastia both report double-digit growth in 2013

Corsica’s airports pass 3-million mark; Ajaccio and Bastia both report double-digit growth in 2013

The four commercial airports serving the French island of Corsica saw total traffic grow by almost 8% last year, the highest rate of growth since 1998. We determine the seasonality scores of three of the four airports, and reveal which airlines are contributing to the island’s range of over 30 new services this summer.


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.

Volotea adds three domestic and one international route in France

Volotea adds three domestic and one international route in France

Volotea boosts flights from Nantes and Ajaccio as S14 expansion continues.

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.