Latest Airline Route News
Milano Bergamo Airport has welcomed the arrival of its first direct connection to the UAE with the launch of Air Arabia’s flight to Sharjah. The low-cost carrier has commenced a four-times weekly link, adding more than 47,000 yearly seats to the Italian gateway’s network in 2023.
Qantas has begun the first-ever direct route between Melbourne and Dallas/Fort Worth. The service is operated three times weekly – on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays – with the 787-900. It adds to Qantas’ existing direct flights from Melbourne to Los Angeles.
ITA Airways has launched a new route between Rome Fiumicino and New Delhi. The service is operated three times weekly on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, with the A330. It is the only direct connection between the two cities.
Cornwall Airport Newquay has announced a significant development in its S23 schedule with the highly demanded return of Scandinavian connections. A substantial boost to the Cornish gateway’s network, the twice-weekly link to Copenhagen will see the airport welcome the return of SAS’s seasonal service from June 2023.
Budapest Airport has announced a significant addition to its route network, with Air Serbia to launch a new connection to Belgrade from 13 March 2023. The airline will initially operate the route 15 times weekly, before increasing to 17 flights per week in S23.
BA CityFlyer is launching new ski routes from London City Airport to Chambéry and Salzburg. The Salzburg service starts on 9 December 2022 and the Chambéry connection on 17 December 2022. Both routes will be operated twice-weekly.
HiSky has launched a new service from Bucharest to Brussels – its second international destination. The route will be operated three times weekly. Brussels Airport welcomed the inaugural service with a spectacular cake, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize.
Thai AirAsia X has launched a new service from Bangkok to Melbourne. The route is operated three times weekly on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. Melbourne Airport welcomed the inaugural flight with a traditional Fire Truck Water Arch.
Norse Atlantic Airways will commence a daily service between Paris CDG and New York JFK on 26 March 2023. The route will be operated with the 787 Dreamliner.
Vienna Airport will welcome the further expansion of its long-haul offering when Air India resumes services to Delhi from 18 February 2023. The route will be operated three times weekly, on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, with the 787-800.
Emirates has expanded its operations from London Gatwick Airport with the addition of a third daily A380 service. The additional frequency will offer enhanced capacity, with more than 1,000 seats from Gatwick to Dubai every day.
LOT Polish Airlines has launched six long-haul charter routes from Katowice Airport for the winter season to Varadero (Cuba), Cancun (Mexico), Puerto Plata and Punta Cana (the Dominican Republic) and Bangkok and Phuket (Thailand). All routes are operated with the 787-8.