Articles Tagged ‘BRE’

New airline routes launched (29 March - 4 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (29 March – 4 April 2011)

The second phase of the start of the summer scheduling season has brought almost 130 further routes. Again, we have the analysis, pictures, downloadable spreadsheet – and cakes! Which two Mexican routes were picked up, having been unserved after the demise of Mexicana? Which Asian national carrier added its third Australian route? And which European […]

Ryanair launches 35 new summer routes in two days; Ibiza gets the most

Ryanair launches 35 new summer routes in two days; Ibiza gets the most

Among Ryanair’s new summer routes launches are the two new Swedish airports Karlstad and Skellefteå, which now have flights to the summer sun.

New airline routes launched (22-28 March 2011)

New airline routes launched (22-28 March 2011)

The summer season has started with a bang! Although only two days of the new season make it into our report of the latest new routes, we report on an entire 160 new routes. Accompanying the analysis is a downloadable spreadsheet, pictures of 11 gorgeous cakes and a long list of more amazing photos from […]


New airline routes launched (1-7 March 2011)

New airline routes launched (1-7 March 2011)

31 new routes have seen the light of day in the last week, but which two Asian carriers entered a new country market each? Which European charter carrier changed business models and began scheduled operations? And which US state capital got its second route with big jets?

Ryanair calls Nein, Nein, Nein on German expansion

Ryanair calls Nein, Nein, Nein on German expansion

Ryanair is axing more German flights and routes next summer as a result of the government ‘eco-tax’. Which country markets will suffer most? Which airport will see the biggest cuts and how much is its German capacity likely to be down by next summer? And is Altenburg the next Friedrichshafen?

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

Download the spreadsheet with this week’s 250 new routes and see our fantastic photo coverage of launch celebrations all across the world. Ribbons have been cut in masses, lakes have been emptied for fire brigades to salute the arriving aircraft and the world’s master bakers have worked day and night to bake an amazing selection […]


New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 1 June - Monday 7 June)

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 1 June – Monday 7 June)

This week has seen the launch of over 100 new routes! The single airport to have experienced the most new routes is Keflavik Airport in Iceland, followed by Ireland’s Cork Airport.  The week’s routes are between 60 of the world’s countries, giving our coverage a truly global spread. We have all the details and lots […]

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 11 May - Monday 17 May):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 11 May – Monday 17 May):

54 new routes were launched in the last week, with the most airports involved located in the United States, followed by Italy. 25 European countries are represented as well as the US, Canada, Malaysia, India, Pakistan, UAE, Afghanistan, Greenland, Kuwait, Oman and Singapore.

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 26 September – Friday 2 October):

Route NewsQuite a busy week with new routes from airlines based in Australia, Bahrain, China, India, Iraq, Ireland, Latvia, Oman, Romania, Russia, Ukraine, the UAE, the UK and the USA.


OLT celebrates reaching 50 by acquiring its first jets for Airbus ‘shuttle’ flights

Article Thumbnail: Base AnalysisNorth German airline OLT has recently celebrated its 50th birthday by acquiring a couple of Fokker 100s. It operates primarily Saab turboprops and Metroliners and is (relatively) big in Bremen. But which LCC did it drive off which route last year?

Germany: Ryanair increases Bremen traffic by 50% thanks to 21 new routes

Germany: Ryanair increases Bremen traffic by 50% thanks to 21 new routesRyanair has just celebrated the first anniversary of its Bremen base and has helped the airport’s traffic grow by 30% to 2.2 million in 2007. Which routes have generated the highest load factors and most passengers? Which routes have been dropped and which routes are struggling to assert themselves? What’s new in 2008? We reveal all!

Ryanair helping Bremen back to profitability

Ryanair helping Bremen back to profitabilityNow that Ryanair has been operating for six months at Bremen which routes have delivered and which routes have struggled? Which new route was introduced in a hurry when capacity on another route had to be cut? With three aircraft now based there what is Ryanair’s share of Bremen traffic? What has happened to the other airlines there?