transavia.com adds new routes to Las Palmas and Tel Aviv
transavia.com launched two new routes in the course of last week. On 3 July, the carrier commenced flights on the 3,100-kilometre seasonal route from Rotterdam (RTM) to Las Palmas (LPA) in Gran Canaria. On 8 July, the carrier also added flights from Amsterdam (AMS) to Tel Aviv (TLV) in Israel, challenging the incumbent El Al (11 weekly flights), KLM (seven) and Arkia (two). Services on both newly launched routes are offered with weekly frequencies using 737-800s.