Articles Tagged ‘Catania’

Latest route launches (8 - 14 October)

Latest route launches (8 – 14 October)

British Airways begins Lahore, its second destination in Pakistan, as Wizz Air launches its new Catania base, its second in Italy, and Blue Air breaks duopoly to Amsterdam.

Consultants' Corner: why is Italy's domestic market down by 'only' 30%?

Consultants’ Corner: why is Italy’s domestic market down by ‘only’ 30%?

What has been happening in Italy’s domestic market and why is it performing much better than others despite coronavirus? Enzo Zangrilli, owner of 1Aviation and former Commercial Director at Trieste Airports, looks into it.

Wizz Air launches new Catania base, its second in Italy

Wizz Air launches new Catania base, its second in Italy

Wizz Air has opened its new Catania base. It’ll have 20 routes from the airport when are all operational.


Wizz Air announces 8 routes, including new base at Catania

Wizz Air announces 8 routes, including new base at Catania

Wizz Air today (8 Sept) announced its next expansion, with a big focus on domestic routes within Italy – the ULCC’s fourth most profitable country.

Wizz Air reveals 8 new routes, including its only domestic services

Wizz Air reveals 8 new routes, including its only domestic services

With six new Wizz Air routes from Doncaster and two from Milan Malpensa, we examine what is happening. There’s a clear reason for its new domestic routes.

Air Dolomiti announces Verona to Berlin + Düsseldorf; carrier’s seats increased 63% YOY

Air Dolomiti announces Verona to Berlin + Düsseldorf; carrier’s seats increased 63% YOY

With a million more seats last year, Air Dolomiti’s growth continues this year with these two new routes + a further five, including within Italy.


Wizz Air adds 5 new routes from St Petersburg as Russian airport gets second A320

Wizz Air adds 5 new routes from St Petersburg as Russian airport gets second A320

Wizz Air to begin five new routes from St Petersburg under airport’s 7th freedom agreement. None have direct competition, with all but one previously served.

Italy to have new scheduled services by operator Tayaranjet; 3 routes in competition with Ryanair

Italy to have new scheduled services by operator Tayaranjet; 3 routes in competition with Ryanair

Tayaranjet has announced four new routes, each from Sicily, from next month.

Wizz Air to add 23 new routes across two new bases, including its first in Russia

Wizz Air to add 23 new routes across two new bases, including its first in Russia

As Wizz Air announces 23 new routes, we look at what and where. Five of these routes involve St Petersburg, thanks to that city’s new e-visas and seventh freedoms.


Ryanair announces 15 new routes; takes aim at SkyUp

Ryanair announces 15 new routes; takes aim at SkyUp

With 15 new routes from Germany and Ukraine, we look at the where, what, and why of Ryanair’s plans.

Wizz Air announces 18 new routes + new base + 3 resumptions

Wizz Air announces 18 new routes + new base + 3 resumptions

As Wizz Air reveals 21 new + resumed routes, we look at what and where – with core unserved routes now to be served. Despite coronavirus, anna.aero has reported on 88 new Wizz Air routes in 16 days (!).

Wind Jet collapse bad news for Catania; Alitalia, easyJet, blu-express, Meridiana fly and Ryanair all set to benefit

Wind Jet collapse bad news for Catania; Alitalia, easyJet, blu-express, Meridiana fly and Ryanair all set to benefit

Alitalia was supposed to ‘rescue’ Wind Jet but the deal fell through at the last minute. What competition did Wind Jet face on its busiest routes and which international markets did the airline serve? From how many Italian airports did the carrier serve various Russian destinations?