Articles Tagged ‘Vueling’

Airlines starting almost 500 new routes in first three weeks of S14 season; Ryanair leads way (as usual) as FIGUS countries dominate

Airlines starting almost 500 new routes in first three weeks of S14 season; Ryanair leads way (as usual) 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 almost 120 airlines, launching almost 500 new routes across 90 countries in the first three weeks alone.

Vueling strengthens its European network with two new routes

Vueling strengthens its European network with two new routes

Vueling starts twice-daily flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG and daily operations from Florence to London Gatwick. 

Portugal market increases capacity by 4.7% in 12 months; Madrid is top international destination

Portugal market increases capacity by 4.7% in 12 months; Madrid is top international destination

Portuguese airports offered almost 20 million one-way seats in 2013, including all four largest gateways increasing their capacity last year. With the flag carrier, TAP Portugal, commanding almost half of the weekly flights and seats, and Ryanair growing its presence rapidly at Lisbon and Porto, anna.aero investigates how this country market has developed over the recent […]


Ryanair’s passenger milestone at Oslo Rygge; Barcelona and Topeka Airports’ Cake awards; Expert commercial negotiator becomes BUD’s new route supremo; London Stansted Airport’s first anniversary under new ownership

Ryanair’s passenger milestone at Oslo Rygge; Barcelona and Topeka Airports’ Cake awards; Expert commercial negotiator becomes BUD’s new route supremo; London Stansted Airport’s first anniversary under new ownership

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Barcelona and Topeka airports show-off Cake certificates and Ryanair celebrates six million passengers at Oslo Rygge. We also have news from London Stansted Airport’s first anniversary under new ownership and Budapest Airport’s new appointment. 

Europe-Africa airline seat capacity up less than 2% in March; Moroccan markets growing fastest as Egypt faces uncertain future

Europe-Africa airline seat capacity up less than 2% in March; Moroccan markets growing fastest as Egypt faces uncertain future

Modest growth between Europe and Africa disguises significant developments at an airline and country pair level. Ryanair is increasing capacity by over 70%, Vueling by over 500%, while traffic on Egyptian routes appears to be suffering due to the country’s on-going political uncertainty.

Vueling adds Dakar to its route network

Vueling adds Dakar to its route network

Vueling expands its international network with a new link from Barcelona to Dakar in Senegal using A320s.


Record January for Airbus, Boeing; 76% of deliveries are single-aisles

Record January for Airbus, Boeing; 76% of deliveries are single-aisles

Following a busy December, both Airbus and Boeing delivered significantly fewer aircraft in the first month of the year. However, January 2014 goes down in history as the busiest beginning to a year since anna.aero started monitoring aircraft deliveries in 2008.

WOW air growing rapidly from Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport; ASKs up 61% in 2014 but Stockholm Arlanda is only new destination

WOW air growing rapidly from Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport; ASKs up 61% in 2014 but Stockholm Arlanda is only new destination

Following the acquisition of Iceland Express’ operations in 2012, WOW air has visibly exploded, rapidly growing its European network from Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport. As the airline’s ASKs are expected to reach 1.6 billion in 2014, anna.aero investigates the LCC’s expansion and its S14 schedule.

Budapest’s S14 capacity growth; Hamilton and Tampa show-off certificates; Marseille Airport’s first leisure flights from Seoul in April; Leeds Bradford’s capacity boost in 2014

Budapest’s S14 capacity growth; Hamilton and Tampa show-off certificates; Marseille Airport’s first leisure flights from Seoul in April; Leeds Bradford’s capacity boost in 2014

Another busy week for Network Planning Community News, including S14 capacity growth at Budapest Airport, Hamilton and Tampa Airports showing-off their certificates, and other newsworthy events from our peers from around the world.


Vueling adds third route to Algeria

Vueling adds third route to Algeria

Vueling commences Alicante to Oran sector, adding to existing Barcelona to Algiers and Oran services.

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 […]

Vueling's Barcelona Airport network to pass 110 destinations next summer; faces competition on over 60 routes

Vueling’s Barcelona Airport network to pass 110 destinations next summer; faces competition on over 60 routes

Vueling’s on-going expansion at Barcelona means it is now Europe’s second best connected LCC hub after Ryanair at London Stansted. We analyse how quickly the base has grown, what new destinations have been added (and dropped) for S14, and how much competition Vueling faces on each of the 114 destinations currently on sale for next […]