Articles Tagged ‘ADB’

Pegasus has 2,763 flights and 170 routes next week

Pegasus has 2,763 flights and 170 routes next week

Pegasus’ flights are down by just 25% YOY. It has 105 international routes, yet its domestic network has rebounded strongest. We examine its network.

Route launches (18 July - 29 July)

Route launches (18 July – 29 July)

Qatar Airways begins Cebu, its fourth Philippine destination; Corendon Airlines launches Basel – Izmir, Alliance soaks up in the sun in Sunny Coast; and more.

Corendon Airlines starts Basel - Izmir

Corendon Airlines starts Basel – Izmir

Corendon Airlines started Basel – Izmir on 23 July, with Kayseri launching next month.


SunExpress celebrates 30th birthday & passes 10 million scheduled seats

SunExpress celebrates 30th birthday & passes 10 million scheduled seats

Given SunExpress’ birthday, we analyse the carrier’s development, including strong focus on non-stop VFR markets – a large, reasonably untapped opportunity.

Green Bay takes prize for Frontier Airlines to Denver

Green Bay takes prize for Frontier Airlines to Denver

The beginning of the summer season sees a lot of the world’s airports organising new route celebrations – and that means lots of delicious new route cakes. On top of that, it also means a lot of Fire Truck Water Arches (FTWAs) which all vary. The execution of these airline celebrations is important to the […]

Jet2.com adds Bourgas, Chania and Izmir to network

Jet2.com adds Bourgas, Chania and Izmir to network

Jet2.com initiates its first routes to Bourgas in Bulgaria, Chania in Crete and Izmir in Turkey.


TUI Airways adds 24 new routes from 10 bases

TUI Airways adds 24 new routes from 10 bases

TUI Airways kick-starts its S19 schedule with 24 new routes from 10 UK bases.

Corendon Airlines opens base at Münster/Osnabrück

Corendon Airlines opens base at Münster/Osnabrück

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Corendon Airlines bases a 737-800 at Münster/Osnabrück, opening 10 routes to Adana, Antalya, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Heraklion, Hurghada, Izmir, Kos, Rhodes and Tenerife South. More news also from Birmingham Airport.

Jet2.com to grow 12% in S19; Birmingham poised to be fastest-growing base; London Stansted to be busier than home base of Leeds Bradford

Jet2.com to grow 12% in S19; Birmingham poised to be fastest-growing base; London Stansted to be busier than home base of Leeds Bradford

Jet2.com is schedule to operate 12.19 million seats next summer from its nine UK bases, with it continuing its rapid expansion strategy. With 329 routes expected to be operated by the carrier in S19, Jonathan Ford looks at which UK airports are seeing the biggest benefits in terms of capacity and new routes.


Turkish Airlines launches operations from new Istanbul Airport

Turkish Airlines launches operations from new Istanbul Airport

Turkish Airlines took the first steps in the planned transfer of its hub operation from Atatürk to the new Istanbul Airport on 31 October, when it began operations to two destinations. Two more routes were added the following day, with all operations due to switch by 31 December. Nick Preston investigates.

Turkish Airlines launches first operations from Istanbul New Airport

Turkish Airlines launches first operations from Istanbul New Airport

Turkish Airlines starts four routes from Istanbul New Airport – also adds Doha link from Sabiha Gökçen.

Münster/Osnabrück Airport enjoyed 23% traffic growth in 2017; Munich is biggest route; three more services to launch this winter

Münster/Osnabrück Airport enjoyed 23% traffic growth in 2017; Munich is biggest route; three more services to launch this winter

Münster/Osnabrück Airport welcomed 963,000 passengers in 2017, representing its largest traffic throughput since 2012 and an impressive 23% increase versus 2016. Nick Preston takes a closer look at the airport’s recent traffic trends and identifies its leading airlines, routes and country markets.