Latest Airline Route News
Brussels Airport celebrated the inaugural PLAY service to Reykjavik on 24 May 2022 with a traditional water salute upon arrival and delicious Belgian chocolates for passengers at departure. The route is operated three times a week, increasing to four weekly frequencies as of June.
Following a hiatus of over two years, AirAsia has resumed services on the popular Perth to Bali route. Passengers on the inaugural flight were treated to a special welcoming event, including gifts from Indonesian Tourism on arrival.
Air North, Yukon’s Airline, has celebrated a new, twice-weekly direct connection to Toronto Pearson Airport. It is Canada’s first-ever scheduled direct service between Whitehorse, Yellowknife and Toronto. Passengers on the inaugural service were met by a special event, celebrating its cultural and economic significance.
Gatwick is expanding its North America connectivity with 50 flights per week to six destinations across Canada this summer, as new and returning routes to Montreal, Quebec City, Vancouver and Halifax join existing services to Toronto and Calgary.
WestJet has commenced services between Toronto Pearson Airport and Glasgow Airport. The route is operated four times weekly using WestJet’s latest generation 737 fleet, providing connectivity for Scottish leisure and business travellers to the capital city of the Ontario province.
United Airlines has commenced daily services from Naples to New York Newark. The route, resumed from 2019, will be active until the end of the summer 2022. Naples Airport celebrated with a spectacular cake, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize.
airBaltic launched direct flights between Riga and Batumi on 7 May 2022. The airline now connects both cities with two weekly flights. The route will be operated with the A220-300.
Corendon Airlines is growing more and more at Düsseldorf Airport (DUS). The airline – Corendon Airlines and Corendon Airlines Europe – will launch seven new destinations in DUS in S22. Some of those new routes have already started, while others will launch in June.
Delta is now operating flights from Munich to its hub in Detroit again, in addition to its service to Atlanta. This route was previously operated until summer 2019. Travellers can fly daily from Munich to the automotive metropolis in the US state of Michigan with an A330-200.
Münster/Osnabrück Airport has welcomed the launch of Corendon Airlines new service to Faro. The route is being operated weekly during the summer season. It is the second route to Portugal, with Corendon Airlines also operating weekly and year-round to Madeira.
PLAY has launched a new route between Prague and Keflavik. The service is operated twice-weekly on Thursdays and Sundays. Prague Airport welcomed the inaugural flight with a perfectly-executed, traditional Fire Truck Water Arch.
Brussels Airport has celebrated Air Transat’s resumption of flights between Brussels and Montreal. The crew and passengers were spoiled with the perfect ‘dry salute’ and delicious cake. Talk about a comeback! Brussels Airport wins anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize.