Articles Tagged ‘BIQ’

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.

SAS expands its seasonal offering with 19 new routes

SAS expands its seasonal offering with 19 new routes

SAS adds 19 seasonal routes from Aalborg, Bergen, Billund, Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Kristiansand, Oslo Gardermoen and Stavanger. Faces competition on six airport pairs from Norwegian and TUIfly Nordic.

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.


Finnair adds third destination in France

Finnair adds third destination in France

Finnair adds twice-weekly seasonal flights from Helsinki to Biarritz, utilising its A319s.

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 […]


SAS launches 10 seasonal routes; returns to Madrid from Stockholm Arlanda

SAS launches 10 seasonal routes; returns to Madrid from Stockholm Arlanda

SAS resumes services from Stockholm Arlanda Airport to Madrid Airport.

Biarritz: Beating the French market for growth

Biarritz: Beating the French market for growth

Growing by 6% in May and by 4% for the year to date, Biarritz Anglet Bayonne Airport, located less than 20 kilometres from the Spanish border, continues to post passengers statistics which are embarrassing most other major French Airports. With French Connect just over a week away, we investigate why this airport on France’s southwest […]

Volotea grows in France and Italy with 11 new routes

Volotea grows in France and Italy with 11 new routes

Volotea adds 11 new routes including three from Bordeaux Airport and two each from Ajaccio Airport, Florence Airport and Genoa Airport.


Volotea launches 17 new routes in a week

Volotea launches 17 new routes in a week

Volotea adds 17 routes to network mostly in France, Italy and Spain. Direct competition on only one of these routes.

Air France Regional launches six domestic routes; adds Strasbourg to Venice

Air France Regional launches six domestic routes; adds Strasbourg to Venice

Air France adds six domestic services; starts flying from Strasbourg to Venice.

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches 70 new routes across Europe this week. More to follow next week.