Articles Tagged ‘BGO’

SAS strengthens European network with 12 new routes

SAS strengthens European network with 12 new routes

SAS adds 12 new seasonal routes from Bergen, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Oslo Gardermoen and Stockholm Arlanda. Competes against SUN-AIR, Norwegian, TUIfly Nordic, Primera Air and airberlin.

Norway’s Widerøe expecting more than three million passengers in 2014; 10th busiest airline in Europe on Tuesdays in February

Norway’s Widerøe expecting more than three million passengers in 2014; 10th busiest airline in Europe on Tuesdays in February

Widerøe is no longer a subsidiary of SAS, but it continues to be a major player in the Norwegian domestic market, operating more flights than any other airline. We take a look at the airline’s growth over the last decade and reveal which are its busiest airports. Plus a summary of the airline’s international network.

Fifth annual Euro ANNIEs (Part II). germanwings gains two Euro ANNIEs airline awards; surprisingly it’s a no-show from Ryanair

Fifth annual Euro ANNIEs (Part II). germanwings gains two Euro ANNIEs airline awards; surprisingly it’s a no-show from Ryanair

Not one award, but two. It’s all smiles in Cologne as germanwings’ network planning team grab two 2014 Euro ANNIEs. Norwegian and Air Lituanica join the celebrations.


Norwegian expands its US long-haul network

Norwegian expands its US long-haul network

Norwegian now connects New York JFK to Bergen and Stockholm Arlanda to Oakland with weekly and twice-weekly flights respectively, using its 787-8s.

Dresden Airport arch does it for InterSky as Munich Airport celebrates near-unassailable lead

Dresden Airport arch does it for InterSky as Munich Airport celebrates near-unassailable lead

Last week’s winners and 2014 ‘Arch of Triumph’ leaders Munich Airport proudly exhibit their FTWA certificate. However, 11 more airports throw their respective firefighter’s helmets into the ring this week to see if they can remove the Germans from their #1 position.

germanwings gets another new route brace going for S14

germanwings gets another new route brace going for S14

germanwings starts its third Croatian and second Norwegian destinations from its Hamburg base.


Norwegian bolsters its Barcelona and London Gatwick bases

Norwegian bolsters its Barcelona and London Gatwick bases

Norwegian adds four new services from its fledgling Barcelona base, three from London Gatwick and one from Bergen. 

Vote for the best of 21 Fire Truck Water Arches; Summer Season Launches Part 1

Vote for the best of 21 Fire Truck Water Arches; Summer Season Launches Part 1

The start of the S14 season sees a lot of the world’s airports going the extra mile in terms of new route marketing — and that means lots of fire truck water arches (FTWA). This week, we give you, the reader, the chance to select the best of the 21 FTWAs we have been sent.

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.


anna.aero welcomes Air China to London Gatwick; Bordeaux and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen show certificates; more celebrations at London Stansted, London Luton, Amsterdam, Sao Paulo Guarulhos, Cork, Leeds Bradford and Berlin Schönefeld airports

anna.aero welcomes Air China to London Gatwick; Bordeaux and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen show certificates; more celebrations at London Stansted, London Luton, Amsterdam, Sao Paulo Guarulhos, Cork, Leeds Bradford and Berlin Schönefeld airports

A busy week for Network Planning Community News, including anna.aero welcoming Air China’s resumption at London Gatwick from Beijing with a fabulous cake, Bordeaux and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen showing-off their certificates, as well as other newsworthy events from ours peers from around the world.

Norwegian adds new European links to Budapest and Reykjavik/Keflavik

Norwegian adds new European links to Budapest and Reykjavik/Keflavik

Norwegian expands its offerings from London Gatwick and Bergen, utilising its 737-800s.

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.