Articles Tagged ‘EXT’

Flybe returns to the Southampton-Düsseldorf sector

Flybe returns to the Southampton-Düsseldorf sector

Flybe starts three new services from three different UK bases – including a relaunch on a route last served in 2013.

Thomas Cook Airlines continues to right-size UK operations; Spain still #1 market, Manchester Airport is biggest base

Thomas Cook Airlines continues to right-size UK operations; Spain still #1 market, Manchester Airport is biggest base

The UK’s sixth largest carrier, Thomas Cook Airlines has seen its place in the market increasingly marginalised by the continued encroachment of LCCs. anna.aero analyses the extreme seasonality that the airline has to deal with and discovers its most important country markets.

Flybe touches down at London City with seven routes

Flybe touches down at London City with seven routes

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Vlad Cristescu, was invited by Flybe to the opening of the airline’s “virtual base” at London City Airport on 27 October, coinciding with the launch of flights to Aberdeen, Dublin, Exeter and Inverness. Highlights of the celebrations included a press briefing by airline, airport and government officials, as well as the anna.aero […]


Flybe starts 15 routes in one week

Flybe starts 15 routes in one week

Flybe commenced 15 routes, of which seven are competed by incumbents Eastern Airways, germanwings, Jet2.com, CityJet, British Airways, KLM and easyJet.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week - 15 scrummy treats from Winter 2014 Season Part 1

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 15 scrummy treats from Winter 2014 Season Part 1

The first days of the 2014 winter timetable have brought almost 200 new routes to the world and almost as many tonnes of cakes. Use your vote to select your choice of the week for W14/15 Season Part 1.

Flybe ‘soft’ launches London City virtual base; up to 18 daily flights across seven destinations planned

Flybe ‘soft’ launches London City virtual base; up to 18 daily flights across seven destinations planned

Flybe will explode back into the London market this winter, launching seven routes from London City through October and November, ostensibly replacing the operations it withdrew from at London Gatwick in March this year, following its slot sale to easyJet.


Flybe to launch ‘virtual’ base at London City this winter

Flybe to launch ‘virtual’ base at London City this winter

Flybe has revealed plans to start operations from London City Airport this winter, operating routes to Belfast City, Dublin, Edinburgh, Exeter and Inverness. We reveal what competition the carrier will face, and examine the schedule in more detail.

flybe's six dropped bases compared

flybe’s six dropped bases compared

flybe recently announced plans to close six of its UK bases. We combine some estimated fare data with our sector length analysis, to compare a selection of the airline’s major airports and show where Aberdeen, Guernsey, Jersey, Inverness, Isle of Man and Newcastle rank. We also reveal which routes may be under threat from these […]

flybe faces challenging future; new CEO Hammad to lead network changes with focus on European and leisure routes

flybe faces challenging future; new CEO Hammad to lead network changes with focus on European and leisure routes

Exeter-based flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has a new CEO, and the airline has revealed how it plans to face the future. Changes in the network will play a key role. We examine flybe’s exposure to the UK domestic market, its biggest routes, and what routes have been added and lost in the last 12 […]


flybe launches four new routes from the UK

flybe launches four new routes from the UK

Flybe inaugurates international services from Birmingham Airport, Glasgow Airport and Exeter Airport; launches domestic flights from Isle of Man Airport to Southampton Airport.

Flybe launches Barcelona as its seventh destination from Exeter

Flybe launches Barcelona as its seventh destination from Exeter

Flybe commences operations on the route from Exeter to Barcelona.

Ryanair celebrates in Katowice and announces new routes from Lublin; Bengaluru Airport welcomes Lufthansa’s 747-8; Flybe celebrates in Exeter with paella

Ryanair celebrates in Katowice and announces new routes from Lublin; Bengaluru Airport welcomes Lufthansa’s 747-8; Flybe celebrates in Exeter with paella

Ryanair didn’t launch any new routes in the last week, but the airline had reasons to hold three other celebrations across Poland. On the other side of the globe, Lufthansa paid a special visit to Bangalore, while in the UK, Exeter and Flybe celebrated with a giant paella.