Articles Tagged ‘Croatia’

Pula Airport: 50% of annual traffic concentrated in two months; seat capacity up 15% this summer

Pula Airport: 50% of annual traffic concentrated in two months; seat capacity up 15% this summer

As Croatia readies up for accession to the European Union, all of the country’s airports expect a busy summer. But as half of Pula Airport’s traffic concentrates in two months only, it needs to work harder on attracting year-round services.

Croatia Airlines: EU-centred growth; Jat takes advantage in the Serbia market

Croatia Airlines: EU-centred growth; Jat takes advantage in the Serbia market

As Croatia readies up for the EU accession, its flag carrier prepares for a busy summer with six new routes in the pipeline, as it struggles to recover financially.

Croatia's summer traffic is booming in Dubrovnik, Pula, Split and Zadar; Zagreb welcomed Qatar Airways in May

Croatia’s summer traffic is booming in Dubrovnik, Pula, Split and Zadar; Zagreb welcomed Qatar Airways in May

Croatia may not yet be a part of the EU but it has seen rapid demand growth in recent years driven by Europe’s leading LCCs. But which carriers have grown their capacity most since the summer of 2010? And which country markets have seen the biggest growth in the last two years?


Yet more anna.aero EURO ANNIE Celebrations: Pula (5 new airlines) and Tallinn (+38% growth)

Yet more anna.aero EURO ANNIE Celebrations: Pula (5 new airlines) and Tallinn (+38% growth)

Nevermind Eurovision, we’re still getting photos from airlines and airports celebrating their anna.aero EURO ANNIE wins.

Aéroports de Paris consortium’s high hopes for Zagreb

Aéroports de Paris consortium’s high hopes for Zagreb

In conversation with anna.aero, Zagreb Airport’s Tonci Peovic explained his high hopes that the Aéroports de Paris-led consortium behind Zagreb’s future will see low cost, national carrier and other-carrier all developing routes in harmony.

Delta ramps up Raleigh-Durham; CSA Czech Airlines prunes Prague and pulls out of UK; Ryanair's 'Best' no longer acceptable; Zagreb announces expansion plans

Delta ramps up Raleigh-Durham; CSA Czech Airlines prunes Prague and pulls out of UK; Ryanair’s ‘Best’ no longer acceptable; Zagreb announces expansion plans

Delta takes on Southwest from Raleigh-Durham, CSA Czech Airlines abandons UK market, Ryanair says farewell to Belfast and Zagreb looks at providing capacity for future growth.


Non-EU Croatia seeing growth from Europe’s major LCCs; easyJet, germanwings, Norwegian and Ryanair all expanding

Non-EU Croatia seeing growth from Europe’s major LCCs; easyJet, germanwings, Norwegian and Ryanair all expanding

Europe’s major LCCs are making in-roads into the Croatian market. Which are the country’s busiest airports and which have been growing fastest? Which are the leading country markets and are there any non-European services?

Zadar in Croatia unaffected by downturn; traffic up 40% this year as Ryanair adds routes

Article Thumbnail: Airport FocusNow here’s an airport with an extreme seasonality profile. In winter there are just two scheduled domestic routes but during summer Ryanair now operates to seven destinations. Which other LCCs use (or have used) the airport in recent years?

Zagreb Airport maintains double-digit growth for 4th straight year; Spanish services start this summer

Article Thumbnail: Airport FocusCroatia’s busiest airport continues to show robust growth thanks to growth by its national airline. Germany is the leading country market and LCCs are represented by Germanwings and Wizz Air. Several new routes start this summer including two to Spain


Croatia celebrates 15 years of international air transport links

Logo: Croatia AirlinesCroatia Airlines recently celebrated 15 years of international air travel. Though not yet a member of the EU traffic is growing and its claim to be ‘The Mediterranean as it once was’ is attracting increasing visitor numbers, especially from Germany. Seasonality profiles differ significantly for Zagreb and the seaside resorts. We take a closer look.