Articles Tagged ‘AES’

Impact of Norwegian air passenger tax not yet discernible in airport passenger statistics; Oslo Gardermoen traffic up 4% in 2016

Impact of Norwegian air passenger tax not yet discernible in airport passenger statistics; Oslo Gardermoen traffic up 4% in 2016

The new government tax, introduced at the beginning of June, has yet to have a noticeable impact on traffic looking at monthly data for the top 10 airports. We reveal which airlines have grown (and shrunk) capacity in the Norwegian market this summer.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week - 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 20 yummy treats from Summer 2014 Season Part 1

The first days of the 2014 summer timetable have brought almost 500 new routes to the world and almost as many tonnes of cakes. Use your vote to select your choice of the week for S14 Season Part 1.

Widerøe adds 15th Norwegian route from Bergen

Widerøe adds 15th Norwegian route from Bergen

Widerøe now links Bergen to Alesund with daily flights, utilising its Q300s and Q400s and competing with SAS. 


flyNonstop launches first flight from Aalesund

flyNonstop launches first flight from Aalesund

flyNonstop launches first flight from Aalesund Airport in Norway to Nice Airport in France using an E190.

Wizz Air adds two routes to its Bucharest network; launches Aalesund from Vilnius

Wizz Air adds two routes to its Bucharest network; launches Aalesund from Vilnius

Wizz Air inaugurates flights to Girona Airport and Perugia Airport from Bucharest Airport; adds twice-weekly services from Vilnius Airport to Aalesund Airport in Norway.

KLM launches services to Manston; adds Fukuoka in Japan and Ålesund in Norway

KLM launches services to Manston; adds Fukuoka in Japan and Ålesund in Norway

KLM starts flying from its Amsterdam hub to Manston in the UK, Ålesund in Norway and Fukuoka in Japan.


Wizz Air launches first flights from Szczecin in Poland

Wizz Air launches first flights from Szczecin in Poland

Wizz Air commences services from Gdansk to Ålesund; and operated its first ever flights from Szczecin in Poland, to Stavanger and Oslo Sandefjord.

Norwegian expands with Gran Canaria base; now serves regional Nordic airports

Norwegian expands with Gran Canaria base; now serves regional Nordic airports

Norwegian now flies from Las Palmas on Gran Canaria to regional airports in the Nordic countries.

New routes launched during the last week:
Saturday 20 September – Friday 26 September

Article Thumbnail: News in BriefThis week’s new routes come mostly from Asia and the Middle East. Afriqiyah starts service from Libya to Dubai, while Pakistan’s airblue links Lahore with Muscat. India’s Paramount began a new domestic route and Hong Kong Express launched flights to Manila in competition with three other carriers. Norwegian re-started a domestic route, and Pacific Blue started Auckland-Melbourne.