Articles Tagged ‘BHX’

New airline routes (05 – 12 March)

New airline routes (05 – 12 March)

Check out network planning news as it happens on our Instagram daily digests! Amongst this week’s new airline routes, Aurigny picks up flybe’s Guernsey flights to Birmingham, and Tampa International wins Cake of the Week.

Aurigny adds Birmingham flights from Guernsey

Aurigny adds Birmingham flights from Guernsey

Aurigny adds five-weekly flights between Guernsey and Birmingham on 11 March; replaces flybe.

Eastern Airways picks up flybe services

Eastern Airways picks up flybe services

Eastern announces three ex-flybe routes; returns own code to previous franchise services.


Aurigny adds two Guernsey routes

Aurigny adds two Guernsey routes

Aurigny picks up flybe routes to Birmingham and Exeter from Guernsey.

Loganair adds 16 Flybe routes

Loganair adds 16 Flybe routes

Loganair set to take up 16 previously-Flybe routes; launching over next three months.

Austrian Airlines arrives in Birmingham

Austrian Airlines arrives in Birmingham

Austrian Airlines connects Vienna with Birmingham Airport, replacing Eurowings on the route and adding extra flights from March.


The Kangaroo Route sees 2.2 million passengers

The Kangaroo Route sees 2.2 million passengers

UK – Australia has 2.2 million passengers, 38% of all Europe – Australia. Strong growth by Qatar Airways, but hindered by Eithad and Malaysia Airlines.

KLM serves 16 UK airports; ~2.2 million passengers connect via Amsterdam

KLM serves 16 UK airports; ~2.2 million passengers connect via Amsterdam

KLM serves 16 UK airports with 67 daily flights. 2.2m connect, especially to Western Europe. Germany is the top country, but London – Lagos and London – Accra are top city-pairs.

Laudamotion launches winter services from Vienna

Laudamotion launches winter services from Vienna

Laudamotion launches its bumper W19 offering with many new services from Vienna.  Highlights include to Birmingham, Bordeaux, Brussels South Charleroi, Edinburgh, Münster/Osnabrück, Riga, Stockholm Skavsta and Vilnius.


Africa World Airlines partners with Brussels Airlines

Africa World Airlines partners with Brussels Airlines

In this week’s network planning community newsletter: Africa World Airlines announces a codeshare with Brussels Airlines; Air Transat brings A321LR to Gatwick; KLM celebrates 100 years; Uzbekistan Airways connects Munich with Tashkent; Birmingham Airport adds Austrian Airlines; Melbourne Airport announces new Asiana and Jetstar routes; Air Astana launches A321LR operations to Moscow; Cabo Verde Airlines announces […]

Birmingham Airport celebrates 80 years of operations

Birmingham Airport celebrates 80 years of operations

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Birmingham Airport celebrates its 80th birthday, Beijing Daxing attracts high-profile European customers this week prior to opening in September, Salvador Bahia gains a Chilean connection, and Air Asia announce a tie-up with Tourism Western Australia…

Wizz Air flies 200 millionth passenger, but over 100 million have been transported since 2015; Q1 2019 traffic up 11%, load factor 2.0%

Wizz Air flies 200 millionth passenger, but over 100 million have been transported since 2015; Q1 2019 traffic up 11%, load factor 2.0%

Wizz Air recently passed the milestone of carrying its 200 millionth passenger and 15 years of operation since its first flight in 2004. anna.aero looks at how the carrier has transformed in recent years, including its ever improving load factor, and which leading airports are seeing the fruits of the carrier’s success in 2019.