Articles Tagged ‘ANR’

Cologne Bonn and London Stansted celebrate Cake of the Week vote victories while Sydney wins for Air China's Chengdu launch

Cologne Bonn and London Stansted celebrate Cake of the Week vote victories while Sydney wins for Air China’s Chengdu launch

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Shannon Airport welcomes the news that Lufthansa is to serve from next summer, while Ryanair celebrates multiple route launches from Brussels. More news also from Turin, Malta, Moscow Zhukovsky, Gran Canaria, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Murcia, Warsaw Modlin and London Southend airports.

Chalair finally gets Antwerp underway

Chalair finally gets Antwerp underway

Chalair links Hamburg to Antwerp, replacing VLM Airlines.

Collapse of VLM creates route opportunities in Belgium, Ireland, Germany and UK

Collapse of VLM creates route opportunities in Belgium, Ireland, Germany and UK

VLM is the latest European regional airline to cease operations. The Fokker 50 operator was flying just five routes in the end involving six airports in three countries. German domestic market takes biggest hit.


Chalair connects Caen to Antwerp

Chalair connects Caen to Antwerp

Chalair begins a thrice-weekly service between the two airports – becomes carrier’s second route from Caen.

VLM Airlines hoping for better fortunes in Friedrichshafen after lack of success in Liege; operating eight routes across five countries in S16

VLM Airlines hoping for better fortunes in Friedrichshafen after lack of success in Liege; operating eight routes across five countries in S16

VLM Airlines, which operates a small fleet of Fokker 50s, resumed its own-branded scheduled services early last year. We examine which routes have been launched, which have survived, and which have not.

Belgium sees Spain remain as its number one country market while Antwerp steals the show in terms of passenger growth

Belgium sees Spain remain as its number one country market while Antwerp steals the show in terms of passenger growth

After seeing Jetairfly establish six new routes from its facility in April, Antwerp Airport has recorded passenger traffic growth of 60% for the first nine months of 2015. On the other side of the spectrum however, the outlook is not so promising for Liege. anna.aero takes a closer look to see how Belgium’s top five airports […]


Jetairfly links Rome with two Belgian cities

Jetairfly links Rome with two Belgian cities

Jetairfly commences services between Ostend and Antwerp to Rome Fiumicino Airport – both operated thrice-weekly.

A new leader at the top of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition

A new leader at the top of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition

It’s taken 10 weeks, but finally Faisalabad has been ousted from the #1 spot on the 2015 Arch of Triumph leader board. Has the Australian airport pictured here celebrating its first Chinese service done enough to reach the competition summit? It’s one of seven global airports taking up the challenge this week.

VLM Airlines vaults into Birmingham from Antwerp

VLM Airlines vaults into Birmingham from Antwerp

VLM Airlines commences a new connection between the two cities with a thrice-weekly service – becomes the second route for the carrier from Birmingham.


London Luton and Southampton airports receive awards for La Compagnie and VLM Airlines

London Luton and Southampton airports receive awards for La Compagnie and VLM Airlines

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ohrid Airport welcomes its first Dutch tourists arriving with a charter flight from Amsterdam, while Thomas Cook Airlines confirms its on-going commitment to Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands airports for a further five years. More news from Malta Airport, Wizz Air and Alitalia.

Two recent winners pose for posterity – Athens and Aalborg; Europe wins again this week

Two recent winners pose for posterity – Athens and Aalborg; Europe wins again this week

Stomachs in, chests out. Two European airports finest and bravest groups of firefighters – namely Athens and Aalborg (the first winning airports in either Greece or Denmark) ‒ proudly stand by their impressive kit to revel in ‘Arch of Triumph’ glory. Who will join them from this week’s eight tasty entries…

VLM Airlines introduces four new routes

VLM Airlines introduces four new routes

VLM Airlines now links Southampton to Antwerp and Hamburg, as well as Waterford to Birmingham and London Luton, using its Fokker 50s.