Latest Airline Route News
Air Arabia Maroc launches route between Fez and Weeze
Weeze Airport has welcomed the arrival of Air Arabia Maroc, which has launched a weekly service from Fez. The route, operated with the A320-200, will increase in frequency to twice-weekly during the summer season.
Spirit Airlines launches routes from Norfolk International Airport to Fort Lauderdale and Orlando
Spirit Airlines has launched daily, nonstop services from Norfolk International Airport to both Fort Lauderdale and Orlando. Norfolk Airport Authority reports that “these new flights to Orlando and Fort Lauderdale are already being well received”.
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi and Manas International Airport sign agreement for FRU-AUH route
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has signed an agreement with Manas International Airport to launch a new route between Abu Dhabi and Bishkek. The service, which commences in June 2023, will be operated on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays with the A321neo.
Air New Zealand announces service from Auckland to Sunshine Coast
Air New Zealand has scheduled direct services between Auckland and Sunshine Coast, beginning on 25 June 2023. Served three times a week – on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays – the seasonal route will operate until 15 October with the A320neo.
Vienna Airport announces summer schedule with 190 destinations
Vienna Airport has announced its summer schedule, which includes 190 destinations with more flights to Europe, more destinations in the Mediterranean, and long-haul routes continuing to grow. Austrian Airlines, Ryanair and Wizz Air are among the airlines launching new routes.
Frontier Airlines launches nonstop service from St. Louis to Montego Bay
Frontier Airlines has launched a seasonal nonstop service from St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) to Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, Jamaica. The route is operated three times weekly. STL celebrated with a spectacular cake, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize.
EL AL Israel Airlines launches route from Tel Aviv to Tokyo
EL AL Israel Airlines has launched a twice-weekly service between Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport and Tokyo’s Narita International Airport. The route will initially be operated on Wednesdays and Saturdays between 1 March and 30 November 2023, with the 787-9.
Air India resumes route from Delhi to Copenhagen
Copenhagen Airport has celebrated the resumption of Air India’s direct route from Delhi. The service is operated three times weekly – on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays – with a 256-seat 787-8. Copenhagen Airport welcomed the inaugural flight with a celebration that included Indian food, music and dancing.
London Gatwick welcomes four new Norse Atlantic long-haul routes to key hubs on east and west coast US
London Gatwick is to welcome a further four transatlantic routes from Norse Atlantic, making it the airline’s biggest base. Alongside its existing New York route, the airline is adding San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington DC and Boston, as well as the previously-announced Orlando and Fort Lauderdale.
Aer Lingus Regional announces route from Cork to Bristol
Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Emerald Airlines, has announced a new route between Cork and Bristol. The service will be operated six times weekly with the ATR-72, commencing on 26 April 2023 and operating year-round.
Bonza launches route from Townsville to Rockhampton
Bonza has launched a three times weekly service from Townsville to Rockhampton Airport. The new route will be augmented by further direct Bonza services to Rockhampton from Cairns (twice-weekly), Sunshine Coast (three weekly) and Melbourne (three weekly).
Aer Lingus Regional strengthens Belfast schedule with new Isle of Man service
Emerald Airlines, exclusive operator of Aer Lingus Regional services, has announced a new route linking Belfast City with the Isle of Man. The new connection will commence on 24 April 2023, operating four times per week, increasing to six weekly for the peak summer season.