Latest Airline Route News
In addition to its sunshine routes, Sun Country Airlines has launched from Lansing to Minneapolis/St. Paul and Washington D.C.’s Ronald Reagan Airport.
Norwegian’s new base in Helsinki has seen the launch of domestic flights to Oulu and Rovaniemi. The low-cost airline competes with both Finnair and Blue1.
Jet2.com now fills the gap in Glasgow left after flyglobespan with its new routes from the Scottish airport to Spain, Portugal, France and Cyprus.
After Mexicana’s bankruptcy, the route between Guadalajara in Mexico and Fresno in California was left unserved until AeroMexico now launched flights.
Air Arabia Maroc has launched a new route to its fourth destination in Italy, Cuneo near Turin. The airport by the Alps now has flights from Casablanca in Morocco.
From its Bahrain hub, Gulf Air now again flies to Geneva in Switzerland with aircraft operated by PrivatAir. The route is flown three times a week.
The German airline Lufthansa now flies from Munich to Antalya, Dublin, Malta and Palermo. In August, frequencies will increase to Italy and Malta.
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 Swedish airline Skyways now flies to Germany from its new base at Jönköping in Sweden’s Småland region. At Berlin Tegel, airberlin offers connections.
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.