Articles Tagged ‘ZRH’

Florence Airport reports 14% traffic growth in 2014; Air France is #1 airline

Florence Airport reports 14% traffic growth in 2014; Air France is #1 airline

The primary gateway to the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany, Florence Airport handled 2.3 million passengers last year (a new record high). With a total of 12 airlines flying to 16 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Air France is this January.

germanwings takes over another ex-Lufthansa route

germanwings takes over another ex-Lufthansa route

germanwings assumes responsibility for Düsseldorf to Zurich sector; competition from airberlin and SWISS.

Etihad Regional adds two more routes to its network

Etihad Regional adds two more routes to its network

Etihad Regional joins SWISS in linking Zurich to Lugano and starts its third route from Dresden, to Vienna, using its Saab 2000s and ATR 72s respectively.


SWISS commands 55% of Zurich seats; Germany #1 country market

SWISS commands 55% of Zurich seats; Germany #1 country market

Analysis of SWISS’ home hub ‒ we reveal how the operation has developed year by year and we detail which are the leading country markets, and how this compares with a year ago, along with what expansion plans the airline has for S15 at its main base.

New Ryanair’s next three ‘primary’ airport bases discovered

New Ryanair’s next three ‘primary’ airport bases discovered

New Ryanair’s CCO David O’Brien tells us the world’s most prolific starter of new routes will open “at least three new bases next year.” We identify the 10-most likely opportunities among the “primary” airports the upscaling, business-focused airline now favours.

Delta Air Lines grows 3.4% at Atlanta so far in 2014; 213 destinations served this September

Delta Air Lines grows 3.4% at Atlanta so far in 2014; 213 destinations served this September

Despite the fact that a number of new routes have been launched by Delta Air Lines from Atlanta in the last 12 months, the total number of weekly departures operated by the carrier has remained unchanged this September. anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 12 routes flown by the SkyTeam […]


Dresden Airport sees traffic decline of 7%; Etihad Regional arrives with Amsterdam and Zurich services

Dresden Airport sees traffic decline of 7%; Etihad Regional arrives with Amsterdam and Zurich services

Covering a catchment area that extends to three countries (Germany, Czech Republic and Poland), Dresden Airport handled 1.8 million passengers in 2013. With a total of 13 carriers operating to 23 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Lufthansa is this September.

Etihad Regional enters Dresden market with two new routes

Etihad Regional enters Dresden market with two new routes

Etihad Regional begins Amsterdam and Zurich routes from its new Dresden base; InterSky will compete on Swiss route.

Second 2014 victory for this week’s ‘Arch of Triumph’ winner

Second 2014 victory for this week’s ‘Arch of Triumph’ winner

Last month, this week’s winner – a major Asian airport – won its first weekly ‘Arch of Triumph’ title with this FTWA — the third lowest winning score of the year (22.8). This week it has scored over 10 more points to secure victory. But did the Japanese airport make it onto the overall leader […]


Delta’s decision to go year-round on JFK-Zurich Airport celebrated in style with New York-themed cake

Delta’s decision to go year-round on JFK-Zurich Airport celebrated in style with New York-themed cake

We see hundreds of great route-launch related cakes every year but we don’t often get invited to see how one is made and share in the celebrations. Well, this week we did, thanks to Zurich Airport and Delta Air Lines.

airberlin’s latest network strategy admits extreme seasonality issues

airberlin’s latest network strategy admits extreme seasonality issues

airberlin’s network offers a wide-range of services for business and leisure travellers, but it has not been a profitable mix. We take a closer look at the airline’s seasonality problems, which the airline has revealed it intends to tackle in the coming months.

Poland’s eurolot expands rapidly in 2014; enters Belgium, France, Finland, Italy, Austria and Czech Republic

Poland’s eurolot expands rapidly in 2014; enters Belgium, France, Finland, Italy, Austria and Czech Republic

A wholly owned subsidiary of LOT Polish Airlines, eurolot has been growing impressively in 2014, serving a total of 23 airports this summer. With Gdansk being the carrier’s busiest airport by weekly departures, anna.aero takes a closer look at eurolot’s network and reveals which new services were added so far in 2014.