Airport Analysis

Loganair adds Glasgow to Belfast City; what next for City's remaining unserved ‘core three’?

Loganair adds Glasgow to Belfast City; what next for City’s remaining unserved ‘core three’?

Loganair has announced Glasgow – Belfast City, replacing flybe which had 185,000 seats last year. Edinburgh, Manchester, Birmingham all unserved from Belfast City; we look at them.

American Airlines, Delta, and United's top hubs explored; which have grown most and least?

American Airlines, Delta, and United’s top hubs explored; which have grown most and least?

The largest 6 airports for American, Delta + United collectively had 680m seats last year, with the largest airports becoming stronger since 2010.

Nuremberg – London: a market of ~400,000, yet now barely served

Nuremberg – London: a market of ~400,000, yet now barely served

Following the end of Ryanair, with 193,000 passengers, Nuremberg now has BA to Gatwick for seven weeks a year. With strong leakage & indirect passengers, there’s a P2P market of ~400,000.


Consultants’ Corner: Airport terminals in a post-COVID-19 world

Consultants’ Corner: Airport terminals in a post-COVID-19 world

Few think about airport cleaning, yet it’ll be crucial post-COVID-19.  Siobhan Boyle, from Veovo, looks at how it’ll change in this compelling article.

Düsseldorf Airport CEO chats to us: "the crisis will affect air traffic long-term"

Düsseldorf Airport CEO chats to us: “the crisis will affect air traffic long-term”

Thomas Schnalke, Düsseldorf CEO, says the crisis will affect demand long-term and is using its experience in coordinating very closely with the industry.

Nuremberg unveils post-COVID-19 incentive scheme with discounts of up to 95%

Nuremberg unveils post-COVID-19 incentive scheme with discounts of up to 95%

With Nuremberg announcing its Blue Ocean Lifeline scheme, which exists in addition to its new route incentives, we look at what it offers.


Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen's Gerald Ong: 'COVID-19 enables full rehabilitation & refurbishment'

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen’s Gerald Ong: ‘COVID-19 enables full rehabilitation & refurbishment’

Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen added 30m seats between 2010 & 2019. Given this, we chat with Gerald Ong, Director of Marketing, about what it’s doing amid COVID-19.

Consultants' Corner: Airport terminals in a post-COVID-19 world

Consultants’ Corner: Airport terminals in a post-COVID-19 world

The aftermath of COVID-19 will see changes to terminal operations on a scale far bigger than after 9/11. Siobhan Boyle, Veovo, takes a good look.

CEO of Lithuanian Airports chats to us: incentivise & properly support airlines & business partners

CEO of Lithuanian Airports chats to us: incentivise & properly support airlines & business partners

As Marius Gelzinis says they’ve updated their route development plan amid COVID-19, we look at how they’re responding at this very challenging time.


EU now ended ‘use it or lose it' slots for summer 2020

EU now ended ‘use it or lose it’ slots for summer 2020

The EU suspended the ‘80% rule’ on 1 April from the current exceptional circumstances. With 88 level three EU airports in S20, we look at what’s happening.

Indonesia's domestic seats rise 16% in March 2020 vs. 2019

Indonesia’s domestic seats rise 16% in March 2020 vs. 2019

Indonesia’s international seats fell 27% in March 2020 vs. 2019 as domestic seats grew 16.4%. And April is forecast to see even stronger growth. We see why.

Consultants' Corner: COVID-19 and the impact on US airlines

Consultants’ Corner: COVID-19 and the impact on US airlines

US aviation has been hard hit by COVID-19, with nearly 15 million seats lost in two months. Ailevon Pacific’s Sophie Wang looks at the virus on US airlines.