Once considered a ‘white elephant’ London City airport is booming as it reaches its 20th birthday. With new owners and a range of new destinations, the downtown airport’s future is looking assured. Which are the key routes and who is providing the new capacity? What new aircraft types are now certified at the airport? How has the DLR extension helped?
As the summer holidays approach Ibiza’s airport gears up for a surge in holidaymakers. Just how seasonal is traffic at Ibiza? Which are the most popular routes? And which airline is almost the busiest despite only operating there for half the year? All this and how one carrier has adopted a novel marketing campaign on the route.
easyJet has revealed plans to start services to Vienna later this year. We look at the history of the London-Vienna route and examine the impact LCCs are having in the Viennese market. Will the arrival of SkyEurope from neighbouring Slovakia have a big impact on Austrian?
Yup, Italy has another LCC. Air Italy has evolved out of a charter carrier and hopes to bring tourists to the Verona region. Verona has a broad mix of airlines and has been increasingly attracting LCCs, though Meridiana is the leading local carrier. What’s so appealing about Verona?