Network Planning Community News

Loganair fjords across to Bergen from Newcastle

Loganair fjords across to Bergen from Newcastle

In this week’s Network Planning Community Newsletter, Loganair launches six new routes; Salvador Bahia welcomes a pair of new services; Virgin Atlantic commences A350 operations; Qatar Airways announces Luanda launch in 2020; and flynas announces nine new routes to countries including Nigeria and India.

NEO future for Kuwait Airways

NEO future for Kuwait Airways

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Kuwait Airways receives its first A320neo, Ponta Delgada Airport celebrates 50 years, Mesa makes it Mitsubishi with a MOU for 100 SpaceJets, Turkish Airlines launches 787 Dreamliner services to Heathrow and Virgin Atlantic announces a codeshare agreement with GOL and SriLankan Airlines celebrates 40 years.

Uganda Airlines returns to African skies

Uganda Airlines returns to African skies

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Uganda Airlines returns after a 20-year hiatus, Air Canada announces Toulouse route, Qatar Airways outlines Langkawi launch date, Alaska Airlines announces eight new routes, EgyptAir gets set to welcome A220 as Air Tanzania’s gets impounded at Johannesburg Airport.


Qantas' quest: test flights announced from London to Sydney

Qantas’ quest: test flights announced from London to Sydney

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Qantas announces research flights from London and New York to Sydney, Wizz Air expands in Vienna and announces Southend services, Seoul Incheon welcomes its 700-millionth passenger, Vietjet announces first Indian routes, FlyArystan announces a new base, Tigerair Taiwan orders the A320neo, Southwest axes 20 routes in a bid to focus its route portfolio on higher-demand city pairs, and Avianca Brasil is set to leave Star Alliance…

New Scandinavian Mountains Airport gains London connection with SAS

New Scandinavian Mountains Airport gains London connection with SAS

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, SAS announces the first flights from the new Scandinavian Mountains Airport and a Stavanger-Manchester service, Virgin Atlantic accepts delivery of its first A350 and announces 2020 schedule, easyJet announces Glasgow to Birmingham flights, Air Sial signs a deal for three A320s, Air Antwerp commences operations to London City Airport from Deurne in September, Air Canada announces initial A220 routes and , Vueling expands network connections from Europe’s main airports.

Vancouver Airport's Carl Jones heads to Brisbane

Vancouver Airport’s Carl Jones heads to Brisbane

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Brisbane Airport Corporation welcomes Carl Jones as new Head of Aviation Development, Wizz Air announces four routes from Edinburgh,  Air Seychelles welcomes the first A320neo to be based in Africa, British Airways launches commercial A350 operations, Etihad Airways introduces the 787-10 Dreamliner on Chinese routes and Hilton Head Island Airport celebrates record passenger numbers.


Korean Air suspends Japan route amid political spat

Korean Air suspends Japan route amid political spat

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Korean Air suspends Japan routes amid political spat, LCC Scoot adds 16 Airbus A321neos to its fleet, Belavia launches Minsk to Munich route, Air France announces A220 order, and Aer Lingus commences transatlantic A321LR operations.

British Airways performs a centenary flypast to remember, receives first A350

British Airways performs a centenary flypast to remember, receives first A350

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, British Airways performs a centenary flypast with the Red Arrows and receives its first A350, Wizz Air celebrates the launch of six new routes, Air Canada celebrates the 25th anniversary of its Vancouver to Beijing route, Frontier quadruples its Miami offering this Autumn, and EVA Air launches its first new European route in 20 years.

Edinburgh Airport has busiest Summer on record!

Edinburgh Airport has busiest Summer on record!

In this week’s Network Planning Community Newsletter, Edinburgh Airport celebrates record passenger growth in S19, Air Belgium announces scheduled service from Brussels Charleroi, Bombardier Belfast wins award for engineering innovation and Ethiopian Airlines celebrates one year since the resumption of flights to Eritrea following a 20-year hiatus.


Birmingham Airport celebrates 80 years of operations

Birmingham Airport celebrates 80 years of operations

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Birmingham Airport celebrates its 80th birthday, Beijing Daxing attracts high-profile European customers this week prior to opening in September, Salvador Bahia gains a Chilean connection, and Air Asia announce a tie-up with Tourism Western Australia…

KLM turns 100

KLM turns 100

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, KLM turns 100, Finavia celebrates the launch of two new connections, Salvador Bahia sees services to Sao Paulo and Aracaju, S7 Airlines welcomes its 100th aircraft, Norwegian suspends Las Vegas route, and Carlisle Airport opens for business.

Eurowings inaugurates new Pristina base

Eurowings inaugurates new Pristina base

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Eurowings inaugurates new Pristina base, a new airline emerges in the form of Wilderøe, Salam Air welcomes its first A320neo, Virgin Atlantic looks for further consolidation and Great Dane Airlines enters the aviation market.