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New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 1)

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 1)

In a new feature we reveal what exciting route news and statistical trivia our data elves have come across during the last week while reading their e-mails (that’s short for elf-mails) and preparing this week’s stories.

CityJet rebrands and enters agreement with SAS to acquire Blue1; welcomes Cork to network

CityJet rebrands and enters agreement with SAS to acquire Blue1; welcomes Cork to network

In September, CityJet unveiled its new brand to the world in Dublin, while at the same time announcing that it is finalising an agreement for 15 under-100-seat aircraft. anna.aero looks into the route development that the airline has seen over the past few years, and establishes the possible aircraft that CityJet could be considering to […]

Impact of Air France strike at French airports analysed; Paris CDG sees 12.3% drop in September traffic

Impact of Air France strike at French airports analysed; Paris CDG sees 12.3% drop in September traffic

We analyse August and September traffic data from French airports to reveal which suffered most as a result of the Air France strike. We also show which of the leading airlines in the French market are growing fastest this winter.


easyJet says Brest is best as its starts its 103rd destination from London Gatwick

easyJet says Brest is best as its starts its 103rd destination from London Gatwick

easyjet begins its 14th destination in France with the start of seasonal Brest service.

Europe Airpost parties in Porto and goes long-haul to Canada

Europe Airpost parties in Porto and goes long-haul to Canada

Europe Airpost starts its first services outside of Europe, and utilises aircraft downtime to launch two new French regional route to Porto.

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

Included in this week’s bumper offering of 21 FTWAs are five from airports welcoming TAP Portugal, plus two, four tender FTWAs. It is also includes the first ever effort from one of the world’s most significant airports – London Heathrow – which might be an airport global leader, but how will it match up in […]


easyJet and Ryanair battle for #1 position for international services from French regional airports as Vueling and Volotea grow fast

easyJet and Ryanair battle for #1 position for international services from French regional airports as Vueling and Volotea grow fast

Air France is only the fifth biggest airline at French regional airports for international services, beaten unexpectedly even by British Airways. easyJet and Ryanair share over one-third of the market as other LCCs report the fastest growth.

Lille Airport (+21.3%) leads French traffic growth of 1.3% in 2013; Air France still growing on domestic routes

Lille Airport (+21.3%) leads French traffic growth of 1.3% in 2013; Air France still growing on domestic routes

With monthly traffic data available from 14 of the top 15 airports, we take a closer look at the latest developments in the French market. We reveal which which airports have been growing fastest, and which are having a tougher year. We also take a closer look at the leading French domestic routes, and what […]

CityJet launches services from Dublin to Brest and from Amsterdam to Perpignan

CityJet launches services from Dublin to Brest and from Amsterdam to Perpignan

CityJet connects Dublin Airport with Brest Airport and Amsterdam Airport with Perpignan Airport with low-frequency seasonal services.


Volotea commences Corsican connections

Volotea commences Corsican connections

Volotea starts flights between Brest Airport and Bastia Airport and Ajaccio Airport; Toulouse Airport and Bastia Airport; Nantes Airport and Palermo Airport.

Air France launches Toulouse base and London City to Brest flights

Air France launches Toulouse base and London City to Brest flights

Air France now flies 10 new routes from Toulouse-Blagnac Airport and between London City Airport and Brest in Brittany.

Vueling begins major expansion from Barcelona

Vueling begins major expansion from Barcelona

Vueling launches new routes from Barcelona, Bilbao, Nantes and Paris Orly