Latest Airline Route News
Skyways, which just announced that it is acquiring City Airline in Gothenburg, has launched flights from Sweden’s second city to Riga and Sundsvall.
The Spanish low-cost airline Vueling now flies to Mallorca from Amsterdam Schiphol and Paris Orly, competing with airberlin, Transavia.com and Air Europa.
Half of this week’s new routes were launched by the low-cost carrier Ryanair, which among others added routes to Kos, Rhodes and Thessaloniki in Greece.
Germany’s airberlin now flies to Verona by Lake Garda in northern Italy, as well as between Palma de Mallorca and Friedrichshafen and Weeze in Germany.
The Channel Island airline Blue Islands now flies between Jersey and London City Airport, targeting business traffic between the island and the UK capital.
The Spanish low-cost airline Vueling now flies between its Barcelona base and Bordeaux in southern France, where it operates to the low-cost terminal billi.
Ten days after AeroMexico began flying between Guadalajara and Fresno in California, the low-cost carrier Volaris launched the same route.
China Southern became the first airline from Mainland China to serve Auckland in New Zealand as it launched flights from Guangzhou in China’s Pearl River Delta region.
American Airlines connected its New York JFK hub with that of oneworld alliance partner Malév as it launched flights to the Hungarian capital Budapest.
Russia’s fast-growing low-cost airline Avianova now flies from its Moscow Sheremetyevo base to both Surgut and Tyumen in Western Siberia.
American Airlines’ regional carrier has launched flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport in Springfield, the capital of Illinois.
The low-cost airline AirTran now flies between Tampa and San Juan as well as from Baltimore/Washington Airport to the island of Bermuda in the Atlantic.