Articles Tagged ‘Alitalia’

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

Far from being a stagnant mature market, the two FIGUST countries of Germany and Italy are still providing dynamic growth despite the continued economic gloom that persists in Europe. anna.aero reviews the big players, including newcomers like Meridiana in this heavyweight pairing.

Alitalia’s decision to close Air One results in loss of 15 routes from Italian airports; opportunities created for other carriers

Alitalia’s decision to close Air One results in loss of 15 routes from Italian airports; opportunities created for other carriers

Alitalia’s on-going evolution has seen it close its “Smart Carrier” Air One at the end of the summer 2014 season. We look at the 50-plus routes it operated this summer in more detail and reveal which routes are still looking for replacement carriers.

Alitalia adds Marrakech service to Rome Fiumicino hub

Alitalia adds Marrakech service to Rome Fiumicino hub

Alitalia starts additional Moroccan link, with Marrakech service complementing its existing 12 times weekly Casablanca flights.


Alitalia awaits deal with Etihad Airways; capacity stable but Milan Linate sees significant growth

Alitalia awaits deal with Etihad Airways; capacity stable but Milan Linate sees significant growth

As Alitalia tries to conclude its life-saving deal with Etihad Airways, we analyse how the Italian carrier’s network has changed during the last 12 months. We reveal which airports are growing (and which are shrinking) and some of the major route droppings. Plus a look at the airline’s limited long-haul network.

Alitalia joins four other carriers on busy Rome-Heraklion route

Alitalia joins four other carriers on busy Rome-Heraklion route

Alitalia starts seasonal Greek island service, operating until 31 August.

Alitalia adds seasonal service to Rhodes

Alitalia adds seasonal service to Rhodes

Alitalia links Milan Malpensa to Rhodes – its only Greek service from the airport.


Zurich and Vienna’s awards; Skopje and Northeast Florida’s cakes; US Airways’ 10th anniversary at Glasgow; more news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford airports

Zurich and Vienna’s awards; Skopje and Northeast Florida’s cakes; US Airways’ 10th anniversary at Glasgow; more news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Zurich and Vienna airports show-off certificates; Skopje and Northeast Florida airports welcome Alitalia and Frontier Airlines respectively with two fantastic cakes; as well as Glasgow Airport celebrates US Airways’ 10th anniversary at the Scottish gateway. We also have news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford […]

Alitalia heads off to Prague, Tokyo Narita and Tunis

Alitalia heads off to Prague, Tokyo Narita and Tunis

Alitalia resumes two routes, one after a near 16-year hiatus, plus starts a regional connection to Japan.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 - entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 – entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Valencia Airport won the Cake of the Week Vote S14 Part 1 for Lufthansa’s Valencia to Frankfurt cake with a convincing win over the favourite – a Malta-London Gatwick cake for British Airways. There are 24 more cakes to choose from this week including an Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate cake which bears a striking […]


Düsseldorf Airport and Pegasus Airlines show certificates; Budapest welcomes UP from Tel Aviv; Zurich celebrates Air France’s 1st A318 landing; more news from Toronto Pearson, Berlin Schönefeld, Bristol, Rome Fiumicino and Warsaw Chopin airports

Düsseldorf Airport and Pegasus Airlines show certificates; Budapest welcomes UP from Tel Aviv; Zurich celebrates Air France’s 1st A318 landing; more news from Toronto Pearson, Berlin Schönefeld, Bristol, Rome Fiumicino and Warsaw Chopin airports

A busy week for Network Planning Community News, including Düsseldorf Airport and Pegasus Airlines showing-off their certificates, El Al’s LCC subsidiary – UP touching down at Budapest Airport, as well as Zurich Airport celebrating the arrival of Air France’s first A318. We also have newsworthy events from our peers from around the world.

Alitalia resumes Milan flights to Polish capital

Alitalia resumes Milan flights to Polish capital

Alitalia resumes flights between Milan Linate and Warsaw Chopin, last served in September 2009.

Air Lituanica shows-off Route of Week certificate; Barcelona Airport's Emirates A380; Cork Airport goes digital to enhance passenger experience; and Alitalia opens ticketing office in Abu Dhabi

Air Lituanica shows-off Route of Week certificate; Barcelona Airport’s Emirates A380; Cork Airport goes digital to enhance passenger experience; and Alitalia opens ticketing office in Abu Dhabi

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Air Lituanica shows-off their Route of the Week certificate and Cork Airport launches its mobile application and Google indoor maps of terminal. We also have news from Abu Dhabi Airport as Alitalia opens a new ticketing office and Emirates’ first A380 arrival at Barcelona Airport.