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Ryanair inaugurates 43 airport connections

Ryanair inaugurates 43 airport connections

Ryanair opens 43 routes across its European and African network including the addition of Oslo Gardermoen to its network.

Italy set to pass 160 million passengers in 2016; Ryanair now bigger than Alitalia as LCC share gets close to 50%; Germany still #1 market

Italy set to pass 160 million passengers in 2016; Ryanair now bigger than Alitalia as LCC share gets close to 50%; Germany still #1 market

Italian airport traffic is up 4.4% so far in 2016, with international growth outstripping domestic. Ryanair is growing faster than Alitalia, but not as fast as Volotea. Growth at top 15 country markets compared.

Czech Airlines, British Airways and Aeroflot all celebrate route anniversaries

Czech Airlines, British Airways and Aeroflot all celebrate route anniversaries

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Czech Airlines heralds 80 years of flights between Prague and Moscow Sheremetyevo, British Airways toasts 70 years of operations between London and Hamburg, while Aeroflot celebrates 10 years at Hannover. More news also from Suriname Airlines at Paramaribo and Wizz Air in Katowice.


Ryanair debuts 16 new routes in seven days

Ryanair debuts 16 new routes in seven days

Ryanair launches base #78 at Timisoara, as well as bolstering Belfast International and Berlin Schönefeld operations.

Wizz Air’s operations from Bucharest’s Henri Coandă are 93% larger than what it flew from Aurel Vlaicu; Blue Air offers heavy competition

Wizz Air’s operations from Bucharest’s Henri Coandă are 93% larger than what it flew from Aurel Vlaicu; Blue Air offers heavy competition

During the past year Wizz Air has added Birmingham, Cluj-Napoca, Glasgow, Lisbon, London Gatwick, Pescara and Stockholm Skavsta to its Bucharest base, with Romanian LCC Blue Air starting flights on five of these city pairs as well within the same time period. We take a closer look at Wizz Air’s expansion from Bucharest since its […]

easyJet launches 22 routes in a week

easyJet launches 22 routes in a week

easyJet starts flights from 12 bases to 11 different destinations across Europe.


easyJet adds to Amsterdam and Toulouse

easyJet adds to Amsterdam and Toulouse

easyJet begins services from Amsterdam to Catania, Malaga and Palma de Mallorca, while Toulouse gains a connection to Faro.

easyJet’s super seven new services

easyJet’s super seven new services

easyJet starts three new links from its Lyon base, as well as four other services from Barcelona, Lisbon, Milan Malpensa and Venice Marco Polo.

Volotea vaults onto 12 airport pairs

Volotea vaults onto 12 airport pairs

Volotea begins services on 12 new routes while also opening its latest base at Toulouse Airport.


Volotea operates almost 200 routes; Europe’s youngest LCC adding A319s; Albania, Malta, Moldova, Portugal and UK new in S16

Volotea operates almost 200 routes; Europe’s youngest LCC adding A319s; Albania, Malta, Moldova, Portugal and UK new in S16

This niche LCC began operations in April 2012 and will this summer operate 183 routes, that’s 146 more than it does in winter. We highlight the airline’s extreme seasonality, its busiest airports and where it’s growing this summer.

Iasi becomes Wizz Air’s Romanian base #6; new routes to Bologna, Catania, Larnaca, Rome Ciampino and Tel Aviv

Iasi becomes Wizz Air’s Romanian base #6; new routes to Bologna, Catania, Larnaca, Rome Ciampino and Tel Aviv

One year after starting twice-weekly flights from Iasi to Venice Treviso, Wizz Air has announced it will be opening its sixth Romanian base (#23 overall) at the primary international gateway for the north-eastern part of Romania, with the addition of five new routes. The Hungarian ULCC will operate a total of 21 weekly flights to […]

Transavia to open Munich base next March with four 737-800s; Lufthansa to compete on 14 of 16 new routes planned

Transavia to open Munich base next March with four 737-800s; Lufthansa to compete on 14 of 16 new routes planned

Sure, you’ve heard the news that Transavia is opening a Munich base next March. But who will it be competing against, what will its start-up frequencies be, and what will the initial flying programme look like? anna.aero tells you the important stuff and doesn’t just recycle the press release.