Airport Analysis

Jet2 reveals four new routes from Edinburgh, its eighth-largest base

Jet2 reveals four new routes from Edinburgh, its eighth-largest base

Jet2 to begin four new routes from Edinburgh, taking the carrier’s Greece routes to nine. Jet2 will have 29 routes from the Scottish capital this coming summer.

Münster Osnabrück seeks Istanbul as missing piece of network

Münster Osnabrück seeks Istanbul as missing piece of network

Münster Osnabrück has six routes to Turkey this summer, with Ankara new. And with 100,000 Turkish migrants in its unique catchment, it actively targets Istanbul and more.

Miami’s top-10 unserved markets in South America

Miami’s top-10 unserved markets in South America

As Eastern Airlines begins Miami to Asunción, which was Miami’s #1 unserved market in South America, we explore the airport’s remaining unserved opportunities.


New York JFK has 48 long-haul destinations this winter

New York JFK has 48 long-haul destinations this winter

London Heathrow remains the top long-haul route at New York JFK this winter, but there are big changes to the top-10 with five new routes entering.

Las Vegas will have THREE airlines to Wichita, Oklahoma City & El Paso

Las Vegas will have THREE airlines to Wichita, Oklahoma City & El Paso

Frontier will have 44 routes from Las Vegas in the last week of W20, with direct competition on 40. Multiple thinner routes will now have three airlines.

Savannah up 57% since 2015; eight new routes in winter 2020

Savannah up 57% since 2015; eight new routes in winter 2020

Savannah has grown very strongly and will have eight routes in W20 that weren’t operated in W19. Yet the airport remains woefully underserved by non-stops.


Qatar Airways new Seattle route won’t just be targeting India traffic

Qatar Airways new Seattle route won’t just be targeting India traffic

With Seattle times mirroring other North American routes, connectivity over Doha will be big. Traffic of 350,000 – excl. Alaska Airlines feed – targeted.

BA CityFlyer adds 11 routes from Southampton – strong performance likely

BA CityFlyer adds 11 routes from Southampton – strong performance likely

BA CityFlyer to begin some of flybe’s most profitable routes, while fares from Southampton are similar to London City yet with lower charges, RDC shows.

Ryanair announces Venice Treviso base, its 15th in Italy

Ryanair announces Venice Treviso base, its 15th in Italy

Ryanair reveals Treviso as its next base with 18 routes coming for 45 in S21. Treviso is the ULCC’s 28th largest airport and biggest remaining non-base.


Ryanair opens Beauvais base – its 16th most profitable airport, RDC’s Apex platform shows

Ryanair opens Beauvais base – its 16th most profitable airport, RDC’s Apex platform shows

As Ryanair launches its Beauvais base, we examine the carrier’s network and estimated financial performance at the airport.

Wizz Air announces Cardiff base; <i>all</i> 9 routes will have direct competition

Wizz Air announces Cardiff base; all 9 routes will have direct competition

With Cardiff becoming the fourth base for Wizz Air UK but with competition on all routes, we examine why it’s happening. There’s a clear opportunity.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Łódź targets leakage to show <i>real</i> market demand

Routes Reconnected: Łódź targets leakage to show real market demand

Łódź is Poland’s third-largest city with almost the same population as Kraków. Yet it has significant leakage to Warsaw, which it is now actively tackling.