Articles Tagged ‘BHX’

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.

Monarch Airlines launches 10 new routes across four UK bases

Monarch Airlines launches 10 new routes across four UK bases

Monarch Airlines increases its based operations at Birmingham, London Luton, London Gatwick and Manchester.

Monarch Airlines set to pass seven million passenger mark in 2014

Monarch Airlines set to pass seven million passenger mark in 2014

Monarch Airlines operates in the fiercely competitive UK leisure market, but has managed to grow its passenger numbers by 15% in the last two years. We analyse the airline’s route matrix, reveal the airline’s growing seasonality issues, and look at which are the leading country and airport markets this summer, helped by 10 new routes.


Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Last week, Bucharest Airport blasted its way to victory in the second public vote for the ‘Arch of Triumph’ when it welcomed Ryanair’s new four times weekly service from Dublin. Business as usual this week, with the so-called anna.aero ‘experts’ undertaking the scoring and FTWA critique.

Flybe launches four new routes from Birmingham

Flybe launches four new routes from Birmingham

Flybe adds flights from Birmingham to Alicante, Cologne Bonn, Florence and Porto.

anna.aero reports from on-board last ever DC-10 commercial flight

anna.aero reports from on-board last ever DC-10 commercial flight

Flying off into retirement. Until this week, Biman Bangladesh Airlines was the only operator of a DC-10 (S2-ACR – ‘New Era’) still used for passenger services. Over the extended weekend of 22-24 February the airline offered a series of pleasure flights from Birmingham Airport to those wishing to witness the end of an era – […]


30-Second Interview — Paul Simmons, CCO Flybe

30-Second Interview — Paul Simmons, CCO Flybe

Birmingham Airport is set to become Flybe’s biggest base, with the introduction of seven new services this summer taking the airline’s offer up to 32 routes, 375 return flights a week and 1.7 million annual seats. anna.aero delves inside the numbers over a coffee and croissant with the airline’s CCO Paul Simmons.

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon's capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon’s capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Cancun Airport as it welcome its first A380 flight. We also have news from Bogotá, CityJet, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Shannon, Amsterdam, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel.

Ryanair and Warsaw Airport; celebrations at Lanzarote Airport; flybe-Newquay new deal

Ryanair and Warsaw Airport; celebrations at Lanzarote Airport; flybe-Newquay new deal

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Warsaw Airport as it passed the 10 million passenger milestone. We also have news from Leeds Bradford Airport, Lanzarote Airport and Newquay Airport.


Monarch Aircraft Engineering’s new hangar opens for business; Malaysia Airlines celebrates third daily service from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

Monarch Aircraft Engineering’s new hangar opens for business; Malaysia Airlines celebrates third daily service from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from the newly opened MAEL’s engineering hangar at Birmingham Airport that will sustain the future growth and development of the company, and there’s a cake to celebrate Malaysia Airlines’ third daily flight to Melbourne.

The latest industry news from Asturias, Austin, Boise, Knock, Kuala Lumpur, Larnaca, London City, Milan Bergamo, Oslo Torp and more

The latest industry news from Asturias, Austin, Boise, Knock, Kuala Lumpur, Larnaca, London City, Milan Bergamo, Oslo Torp and more

Live music, yummy cakes, water arches and even… sizzling sausages make it into this week’s Network Planning Community News.

No Bull: Biman Bangladesh to Birmingham Airport and New York JFK

No Bull: Biman Bangladesh to Birmingham Airport and New York JFK

Leak of the Week: anna.aero can exclusively reveal that Biman Bangladesh Airlines is looking to start Dhaka-Birmingham-New York JFK services from next April, adding to the UK regional airport’s recent long-haul successes with Air India and airblue.