Articles Tagged ‘easyJet’

easyJet's most profitable airports revealed using RDC’s Apex platform

easyJet’s most profitable airports revealed using RDC’s Apex platform

We look at easyJet’s most profitable airports and see fast growth and strong dominance. Five of its largest airports aren’t in its top-10 for profit.

Copenhagen - Bilbao, a large unserved market; we examine profitability using RDC’s Apex platform

Copenhagen – Bilbao, a large unserved market; we examine profitability using RDC’s Apex platform

Copenhagen – Bilbao is unserved with 22,000 pax, 18% YOY growth, 485,000+ searches, + a good avg fare. We look at who could operate it + likely performance.

Air France now #1 Euro FSC with 4,256 flights and 253 routes

Air France now #1 Euro FSC with 4,256 flights and 253 routes

Over eight in ten Air France flights are at Paris next week, with CDG having 143 of the carrier’s 173 international routes. Where’s top?


Amsterdam busiest in Europe with 835 daily flights, Eurocontrol shows; we explore Schiphol’s network

Amsterdam busiest in Europe with 835 daily flights, Eurocontrol shows; we explore Schiphol’s network

Amsterdam is fighting back. KLM had 35 routes with 3+ daily flights on 21 August. Of all regions, we see that Latin America is very strong, with this region the least affected.

UK - Spain most profitable for Euro LCCs last year with est. €395m, RDC’s Apex platform shows

UK – Spain most profitable for Euro LCCs last year with est. €395m, RDC’s Apex platform shows

Despite tough times, we explore Europe’s top-20 most profitable markets last year. The UK’s quarantine undermines the recovery of the #1 most profitable market, UK – Spain.

BA CityFlyer adds London City - Belfast City; Belfast - London had ~3 million seats last year

BA CityFlyer adds London City – Belfast City; Belfast – London had ~3 million seats last year

As BA CityFlyer announces Belfast City from flybe’s end which saw London – Belfast City seats cut by 24%, we look at the development of Belfast – London.


easyJet to close Stansted, Newcastle, Southend bases; a loss of up to 2.8 million departing seats

easyJet to close Stansted, Newcastle, Southend bases; a loss of up to 2.8 million departing seats

With the news that easyJet is to close these three bases, we look at the performance of them and find that underlying issues exist as competition heats up. 

easyJet announces six new routes and increases frequencies as competition heats up

easyJet announces six new routes and increases frequencies as competition heats up

eastJet is to go head-to-head with Wizz Air on six new routes from Luton while increasing frequencies on a further 11 routes on which it directly competes with the ULCC. We look at the details.

Nuremberg – London: a market of ~400,000, yet now barely served

Nuremberg – London: a market of ~400,000, yet now barely served

Following the end of Ryanair, with 193,000 passengers, Nuremberg now has BA to Gatwick for seven weeks a year. With strong leakage & indirect passengers, there’s a P2P market of ~400,000.


easyJet to cut network; Germany worst-performing with ~£84m estimated loss in past year, RDC’s Apex shows

easyJet to cut network; Germany worst-performing with ~£84m estimated loss in past year, RDC’s Apex shows

With easyJet cutting its fleet size and reducing its network, we look at its top- and worst-performing countries and country-pairs using RDC’s Apex tool.

Virgin Atlantic grows Tel Aviv to 2 daily; big market with $441 avg. one-way fare

Virgin Atlantic grows Tel Aviv to 2 daily; big market with $441 avg. one-way fare

As Virgin Atlantic says it’ll double Heathrow – Tel Aviv, which helps with core US connections, we look at the size & performance of this important market.

easyJet to begin Manchester – Aberdeen? If so, its 4th new UK domestic route in less than a year

easyJet to begin Manchester – Aberdeen? If so, its 4th new UK domestic route in less than a year

We look at the development of Manchester – Aberdeen & easyJet’s Aberdeen performance.  Now, easyJet has 48% of the UK domestic market, up from 34% YOY.