Latest Airline Route News
The German airline Lufthansa now flies from Munich to Antalya, Dublin, Malta and Palermo. In August, frequencies will increase to Italy and Malta.
The Swedish airline Skyways now flies to Germany from its new base at Jönköping in Sweden’s Småland region. At Berlin Tegel, airberlin offers connections.
In one day, BA moved its flights to Malaga and Luxembourg between Gatwick and Heathrow, while the airline’s route to Marrakech is brand new.
The Spanish national airline Iberia now flies from Madrid Barajas Airport to Los Angeles on the US west coast, its fifth destination in the USA.
As an alternative to Cologne, germanwings now flies from Berlin Schönefeld to Maastricht in the Netherlands, avoiding the new German aviation eco tax.
Ryanair’s old route from Northern Ireland’s George Best Airport to London Stansted is now flown more than twice-daily by fellow low-cost airline bmibaby.
Alaska Airlines’ new routes from Oakland and San Jose in northern California to Lihue on the Hawaiian island of Kauai are together flown every day.
First non-stop route in 20 years: The capital cities of the Philippines and India now are connected. Philippine Airlines’ new route targets both tourism and business.
Aer Lingus launched seven new routes in one day, from Dublin, Shannon, Cork and Belfast to Gran Canaria, Majorca, Stuttgart, England and Scotland.
Singapore Airlines now flies between Singapore Changi and Barcelona in Spain, continuing to Sao Paulo in Brazil – its first route to South America.
Among Ryanair’s new summer routes launches are the two new Swedish airports Karlstad and Skellefteå, which now have flights to the summer sun.
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines newest routes are from its Amsterdam Schiphol hub to its third Danish airport, Aalborg, and fifth airport in Mainland China, Xiamen.