Articles Tagged ‘BHX’

Ryanair launches 13 competition-free routes

Ryanair launches 13 competition-free routes

Ryanair adds 13 new routes across its network.

flybe launches four new routes from the UK

flybe launches four new routes from the UK

Flybe inaugurates international services from Birmingham Airport, Glasgow Airport and Exeter Airport; launches domestic flights from Isle of Man Airport to Southampton Airport.

Birmingham, Melbourne and Milan on the cards for Air India – as we predicted!

Birmingham, Melbourne and Milan on the cards for Air India – as we predicted!

Three down and one to go. Air India’s Chairman and MD, Rohit Nandan, has confirmed this week the airline’s plans to fly later this year to new points in  Australia, Italy and the UK…its US routes are still to be confirmed.


Leak of the Week: Thomson to launch ten routes from six UK airports next summer

Leak of the Week: Thomson to launch ten routes from six UK airports next summer

Leak of the Week: anna.aero reveals which UK airports are going to benefit from new leisure services next year and investigates whether charter passengers are still valuable to the UK’s airports, particularly when it comes to spending cash in their shops, despite decades of decline resulting from LCC encroachment.

Eastern Airways’ Newcastle to Birmingham route turns 10; Prague party for airline partnership deal; Scandinavian route launch cakes from Budapest; A resignation letter cake from London Stansted;

Eastern Airways’ Newcastle to Birmingham route turns 10; Prague party for airline partnership deal; Scandinavian route launch cakes from Budapest; A resignation letter cake from London Stansted;

Route anniversaries, airline deal celebrations, route launch cakes and the best way to resign (as far as anna.aero is concerned) – by using a cake! All of this is included in this week’s round-up of news from the network planning community.

Bordeaux becomes Volotea’s new base; easyJet’s Southend base turns one; Turkish Airlines grows in Birmingham; Jet2.com announces Eastern European expansion from East Midlands

Bordeaux becomes Volotea’s new base; easyJet’s Southend base turns one; Turkish Airlines grows in Birmingham; Jet2.com announces Eastern European expansion from East Midlands

Bordeaux becomes Volotea’s new base; easyJet’s Southend base turns one; Turkish Airlines grows in Birmingham and Ljubljana; Jet2.com announces Eastern European expansion from East Midlands


Monarch Airlines connects Birmingham and Gibraltar; launches five destinations from Leeds/Bradford

Monarch Airlines connects Birmingham and Gibraltar; launches five destinations from Leeds/Bradford

Monarch Airlines launches flights from Leeds/Bradford to Tenerife Sur, Faro, Palma de Mallorca, Larnaca and Lanzarote; adds services from Birmingham to Gibraltar.

bmi regional: CEO Cathal O’Connell talks about life without bmi

bmi regional: CEO Cathal O’Connell talks about life without bmi

Already improving aircraft utilisation, and with just one in five of its 24 routes having direct competition, bmi regional is working on creating a sustainable business model with its fleet of 18 ERJ regional jets.

Monarch Airlines expands offering to Germany and France with six routes

Monarch Airlines expands offering to Germany and France with six routes

Monarch Airlines inaugurates six skiing routes to Germany and France.


30-seconds with: Paul Kehoe, CEO, Birmingham Airport

30-seconds with: Paul Kehoe, CEO, Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport wants a route to its US twin – Chicago; as well as Japan, China, Thailand and Singapore.

Ryanair’s Budapest Airport cuts – not as bad as they seem

Ryanair’s Budapest Airport cuts – not as bad as they seem

Last week Ryanair blamed Budapest Airport’s “increased charges” for deep 40% capacity cuts involving axing 10 routes and withdrawing two based aircraft. On closer examination anna.aero found indicators that the main reason seems to have been ‘good’ old-fashioned under-performance.

Birmingham throws a party at Warwick Castle in celebration of Newark services

Birmingham throws a party at Warwick Castle in celebration of Newark services

This week, we report from Warwick Castle in the UK where Birmingham Airport threw a party to celebrate 15 years of Newark services from United. But which celebrity chef entertained the guests?