Articles Tagged ‘Corfu’

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Wizz Air announces Cardiff base; <i>all</i> 9 routes will have direct competition

Routes Reconnected: Wizz Air announces Cardiff base; all 9 routes will have direct competition

With Cardiff becoming the fourth base for Wizz Air UK but with competition on all routes, we examine why it’s happening. There’s a clear opportunity.

Aegean Airlines reveals 33 routes for summer 2021

Aegean Airlines reveals 33 routes for summer 2021

Aegean Airlines is to start 33 additional routes next summer, with 2021 to be one of its best-ever years for non-Athens capacity across Europe.

Jet2 announces 10th base at Bristol – with 33 routes

Jet2 announces 10th base at Bristol – with 33 routes

19 of Jet2’s 29 summer routes will have direct competition when they begin, with the carrier’s entry at Bristol partly from Thomas Cook’s end. 


Lufthansa adds 13 routes from Frankfurt for S21; 11 are brand-new

Lufthansa adds 13 routes from Frankfurt for S21; 11 are brand-new

Lufthansa will begin 13 summer-seasonal routes from FRA. Six are to Greece; Lufthansa will now have 11 routes to the country from its top airport in S21.

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.

Wizz Air announces 14 new routes from this summer

Wizz Air announces 14 new routes from this summer

As Wizz Air discloses 14 more new routes from July, on top of 12 announced in the past week, we look into what it plans and why.


Ryanair to make Corfu Airport its fourth Greek base from April 2016

Ryanair to make Corfu Airport its fourth Greek base from April 2016

Ryanair will open its 75th base next summer, at Corfu Airport in Greece. We look at the history of the airline’s operations at the airport including which routes it has dropped. Plus a look at the airport’s extreme seasonality profile.

Greece's tourism airports doing reasonably well this summer helped by over 80 new services from Europe's LCCs

Greece’s tourism airports doing reasonably well this summer helped by over 80 new services from Europe’s LCCs

Tourism is critical to the ailing Greek economy so what do passenger figures for July for the country’s airports tell us about the industry? How seasonal is demand, which airports are shrinking, which are growing, and which of Europe’s LCCs have been particularly busy launching new services?

International traffic at Greek airports up 15% in June; tourism gets major boost from uncertainty in North Africa, Ryanair routes

International traffic at Greek airports up 15% in June; tourism gets major boost from uncertainty in North Africa, Ryanair routes

Greek airport traffic may be down in the first half of 2011 but there is cause for optimism in the figures for May and June. Which airports are growing fastest and just how many routes do the likes of easyJet and Ryanair now operate to the country?