Articles Tagged ‘CWL’

Wizz from Wales: Wizz Air launches Cardiff base

Wizz from Wales: Wizz Air launches Cardiff base

Cardiff Airport has welcomed the launch of Wizz Air’s fourth base in the UK. The airline will operate nine routes to sunshine destinations, with one A321 neo based at the airport.

Ex-anna.aero Editor becomes Cardiff Airport aviation development supremo

Ex-anna.aero Editor becomes Cardiff Airport aviation development supremo

Marc Watkins, anna.aero Editor for six years between 2012 and 2018, has joined Cardiff Airport as its new Aviation Development Manager. Watkins has more than 25 years of experience in the UK aviation sector, including route development roles for over 13 years at Birmingham and Coventry airports.

Wizz Air’s summer sizzler – 120+ new routes to launch in S21

Wizz Air’s summer sizzler – 120+ new routes to launch in S21

In recent weeks, Wizz Air has shown that it’s looking at the upcoming summer season with optimism, with planned base openings at Bourgas, Cardiff, Sarajevo and Palermo airports. anna.aero highlights the ULCC’s new services, competition and how many routes it is scheduled to operate in S21.


Wizz Air announces Cardiff base; <i>all</i> 9 routes will have direct competition

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.

Loganair 'won't be another flybe', MD tell us; Isle of Man to LHR coming?

Loganair ‘won’t be another flybe’, MD tell us; Isle of Man to LHR coming?

In a wide-ranging interview with Jonathan Hinkles, Loganair MD, he told us that the carrier has “no ambition to have 60+ aircraft and looking like flybe.”

78% of flybe’s international routes still unserved; Southampton worst hit

78% of flybe’s international routes still unserved; Southampton worst hit

Only 17 of flybe’s 77 international routes last Sept are now operated. WF are down by 342 YOY, with Southampton hardest hit. Which routes will return?


Loganair adds 16 Flybe routes

Loganair adds 16 Flybe routes

Loganair set to take up 16 previously-Flybe routes; launching over next three months.

KLM serves 16 UK airports; ~2.2 million passengers connect via Amsterdam

KLM serves 16 UK airports; ~2.2 million passengers connect via Amsterdam

KLM serves 16 UK airports with 67 daily flights. 2.2m connect, especially to Western Europe. Germany is the top country, but London – Lagos and London – Accra are top city-pairs.

TUI Airways adds 24 new routes from 10 bases

TUI Airways adds 24 new routes from 10 bases

TUI Airways kick-starts its S19 schedule with 24 new routes from 10 UK bases.


Hamilton wins Cake of the Week Part I; vote from 26 creations and select your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part II

Hamilton wins Cake of the Week Part I; vote from 26 creations and select your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part II

With Hamilton Airport tasting success in Part I for the cake it commissioned for Norwegian’s first flight from Dublin, it is now time for S19 Part II of the Public Vote. With another 26 entries overt the past two weeks, which will be your choice for Cake of the Week? Vote now!!

Ryanair continues summer 19 expansion with 99 new routes

Ryanair continues summer 19 expansion with 99 new routes

Ryanair opens 99 new routes and inaugurates bases at London Southend and Bordeaux.

MEB3 network review 2018; Qatar Airways dominates new route race; US is biggest market by ASKs, India and UK top capacity table

MEB3 network review 2018; Qatar Airways dominates new route race; US is biggest market by ASKs, India and UK top capacity table

Qatar Airways stretched its lead over Emirates and Etihad Airways in terms of destinations served between peak S17 and peak S18. anna.aero reveals which routes have been added and dropped by the MEB3 carriers since summer 2017, plus the fastest growing destination markets across the trio’s networks.