Articles Tagged ‘DUB’

Southampton Airport passes two million passenger threshold in 2017, Flybe is dominant carrier, Jersey top destination in peak S18

Southampton Airport passes two million passenger threshold in 2017, Flybe is dominant carrier, Jersey top destination in peak S18

Southampton welcomed a record high of 2.07 million passengers through its terminal in 2017, 6.3% up on the previous year. Nick Preston takes a look at the UK South Coast airport’s traffic trends and identifies its leading airlines, destinations and country markets.

UK airport breaks into Lisbon dominated top 10

UK airport breaks into Lisbon dominated top 10

With the Portuguese not only qualifying for the Round of 16 at the World Cup, but also claiming first, third and fourth spots on the Arch of Triumph 2018 competition leader board, it is good to see a newcomer to the top 10 this week, as 13 airports battle it out for global water arch […]

Ryanair brings its low fares to Turkey

Ryanair brings its low fares to Turkey

Ryanair begins its first-ever operations to Turkey with a weekly service to Dalaman from Dublin.


Hainan Airlines introduces Dublin and Edinburgh services

Hainan Airlines introduces Dublin and Edinburgh services

Hainan Airlines adds links from Beijing to Dublin and Edinburgh.

Air Canada shimmies into Shannon

Air Canada shimmies into Shannon

Air Canada links Toronto Pearson to Shannon – also launches two intercontinental routes from Montreal. 

Cathay Pacific Airways invests in Ireland

Cathay Pacific Airways invests in Ireland

Cathay Pacific Airways begins services from Hong Kong to Dublin.


Asia takes its fourth Arch of Triumph win

Asia takes its fourth Arch of Triumph win

The summer keeps moving on and so does the number of water arches that we receive, with another 17 sent in this week. Another seven days like that and we will pass the 200-mark of FTWAs three weeks sooner than last year.

British Airways links London Heathrow to Kefalonia

British Airways links London Heathrow to Kefalonia

The oneworld member will offer twice-weekly flights on the sector – also adds two routes from Manchester.

Aer Lingus makes Seattle-Tacoma its 13th North American destination

Aer Lingus makes Seattle-Tacoma its 13th North American destination

Aer Lingus inaugurates a four times weekly link between Dublin and Seattle-Tacoma. 


30-Second Interview – Bernard Lavelle, Aviation Business Development Director, London Southend Airport

30-Second Interview – Bernard Lavelle, Aviation Business Development Director, London Southend Airport

anna.aero’s Chief Analyst Nick Preston paid a visit to London Southend last week to see it welcome its latest carrier, Air Malta. While on site, there was also an opportunity to discuss the airport’s plans for future growth and network expansion with its Aviation Business Development Director, Bernard Lavelle.

Icelandair dives into Dublin

Icelandair dives into Dublin

Icelandair initiates six times weekly operation between Reykjavik/Keflavik and Irish capital city.

Ryanair to grow by 4% at its Dublin home this year; Stansted link #1; Germany growing fast

Ryanair to grow by 4% at its Dublin home this year; Stansted link #1; Germany growing fast

While Ryanair’s largest base has been at London Stansted for years, and despite the airline being a true pan-European success, the ULCC’s spiritual home will always be in Dublin, the place from which this industry titan grew. Marc Watkins takes a look at the carrier’s biggest routes and country markets from the Irish capital city […]