Articles Tagged ‘Volotea’

Volotea fine tunes Europe's most seasonal network; 51 of 54 airports served by its 717s in just four countries

Volotea fine tunes Europe’s most seasonal network; 51 of 54 airports served by its 717s in just four countries

Launched in April 2012, Spanish-headquartered Volotea has bases in France (Bordeaux and Nantes) and Italy (Palermo and Venice) and operates 15 717s. Its schedule is extremely seasonal, and it now serves over 100 airport-pairs. We reveal the airline’s network strategy, and which airports have been added (and dropped) since its first season of operations.

Ryanair, Norwegian and Southwest lead way in 2013 as 351 airlines started 2,400 new services across 172 countries

Ryanair, Norwegian and Southwest lead way in 2013 as 351 airlines started 2,400 new services across 172 countries

We’ve crunched a lot of data and can now reveal the top 15 airlines for new services in 2013, and the top 15 countries whose airports welcomed the most new services. Although 1,000 new services were by carriers creating additional competition on existing routes, there were over 1,400 genuinely new routes. We also take a […]

Volotea adds French route duo to Tenerife Sur and Fuerteventura

Volotea adds French route duo to Tenerife Sur and Fuerteventura

Volotea adds some Canary Island routes to its Bordeaux and Nantes bases.


Volotea starts two Turin routes from Naples and Palermo

Volotea starts two Turin routes from Naples and Palermo

Volotea starts flights from Palermo Airport and Naples Airport in Italy to Turin Airport in Italy.

World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes

World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes

It’s time for anna.aero’s annual network analysis of 32 of the world’s biggest LCCs to see which have started (and stopped) the most routes in the last 12 months. Ryanair retains the number one position in two categories, and every LCC analysed (except one) dropped at least one route in the last 12 months.

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 […]


Italian airport passenger numbers down 3.3% in first half of 2013; international routes show 1% growth

Italian airport passenger numbers down 3.3% in first half of 2013; international routes show 1% growth

June 2013 saw Italian airports report their first combined year-on-year increase in passenger numbers since July 2012. We reveal which airports are growing fastest, and how each of the country’s leading airports is performing. Plus analysis of the Italian domestic market in which Volotea is growing quickly.

Air France KLM, Norwegian, Volotea celebrate milestones; Singapore Changi and Granada airports pose with awards

Air France KLM, Norwegian, Volotea celebrate milestones; Singapore Changi and Granada airports pose with awards

In this week’s portion of Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Granada & Changi Airports, Volotea welcomes their 250,000th passenger, Norwegian achieves a first in Denmark with its new 787, Leeds Bradford passes 3 million mark and Air France KLM launch photo exhibition in Moscow.

Volotea launches seasonal flights to Skiathos

Volotea launches seasonal flights to Skiathos

Volotea inaugurates seasonal services from Venice Airport to Skiathos Airport in Greece.


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.

Biarritz: Beating the French market for growth

Biarritz: Beating the French market for growth

Growing by 6% in May and by 4% for the year to date, Biarritz Anglet Bayonne Airport, located less than 20 kilometres from the Spanish border, continues to post passengers statistics which are embarrassing most other major French Airports. With French Connect just over a week away, we investigate why this airport on France’s southwest […]

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.