Articles Tagged ‘European LCCs’

Transavia France grows summer capacity by over 40%; operates almost 80 routes across three bases; Portugal now leading country market

Transavia France grows summer capacity by over 40%; operates almost 80 routes across three bases; Portugal now leading country market

Air France’s in-house LCC has seen significant growth this summer. We reveal the rate of network growth since its launch and which are the leading country markets in S16 and how they compare with S15.

Anker in Athens: 300+ ACI EUROPE audience learns exactly how much low costs now dominate – and what they are doing next

Anker in Athens: 300+ ACI EUROPE audience learns exactly how much low costs now dominate – and what they are doing next

We all know Europe’s LCCs have been the driving force behind traffic growth at Europe’s airports during the last decade. We reveal how their share of summer seat capacity across almost 30 major airports has evolved 2006-16.

Vueling turns 10; almost 100 new routes added in last 12 months as it battles with Ryanair in Brussels and Rome

Vueling turns 10; almost 100 new routes added in last 12 months as it battles with Ryanair in Brussels and Rome

Just weeks after Wizz Air celebrated its tenth anniversary it is now the turn of fellow LCC Vueling to reach that milestone. We take a look at the airline’s main base in Barcelona, its busiest airports this summer and look at the level of route churn. Plus we analyse the fierce competition the airline has […]


Volotea fine tunes Europe's most seasonal network; 51 of 54 airports served by its 717s in just four countries

Volotea fine tunes Europe’s most seasonal network; 51 of 54 airports served by its 717s in just four countries

Launched in April 2012, Spanish-headquartered Volotea has bases in France (Bordeaux and Nantes) and Italy (Palermo and Venice) and operates 15 717s. Its schedule is extremely seasonal, and it now serves over 100 airport-pairs. We reveal the airline’s network strategy, and which airports have been added (and dropped) since its first season of operations.