Articles Tagged ‘Germanwings’

Ryanair plans German invasion – says Kenny Jacobs; Munich is a must

Ryanair plans German invasion – says Kenny Jacobs; Munich is a must

Be afraid. Be very afraid. Especially if you’re Lufthansa or airberlin, as Ryanair is planning to grow its market share in Germany from the 5% it has today, up to 15-20% by 2020. Gulp. anna.aero was on hand at last week’s press conference in Cologne’s Hilton hotel to get the latest details on the ULCC’s […]

Ryanair, Europe’s biggest airline, to serve Israel

Ryanair, Europe’s biggest airline, to serve Israel

It was always going to be on the cards. With 10 European LCCs already serving Israel from 32 different airports from across the continent, it was only a matter of time before Ryanair entered the fray. But where and when will Europe’s biggest airline fly to in this new country market for the Irish behemoth? […]

Spain's traffic grows by 4.1% in 2014; Iberia commands 20% of seats

Spain’s traffic grows by 4.1% in 2014; Iberia commands 20% of seats

Located in the Iberian Peninsula and being home to an estimated population of over 46 million as of 2014, Spain is served by 39 commercial airports providing scheduled airline services this March. With Spanish air traffic beginning its recovery in 2014, anna.aero investigates the airlines operating in this fluctuating market and reveals which is the #1 […]


Eurowings set to take on NIKI at Vienna; anna.aero predicts focus on Spanish routes for two based A320s

Eurowings set to take on NIKI at Vienna; anna.aero predicts focus on Spanish routes for two based A320s

Eurowings is set to become a pan-European low cost carrier with the announcement that Vienna in Austria will become its first non-German base later this year. We speculate on which routes the two A320s may be placed.

Valentine’s Day fares for weekend in Rome revealed; easyJet, germanwings, Norwegian, Ryanair, Vueling and Wizz Air routes tested

Valentine’s Day fares for weekend in Rome revealed; easyJet, germanwings, Norwegian, Ryanair, Vueling and Wizz Air routes tested

With Valentine’s Day on a Saturday this year what better time to escape the cold of northern Europe for a romantic weekend away. We test 40 services on Europe’s six biggest LCCs to see where you should live to get the best deal.

eurolot enters liquidation; bookings blocked after 31 March; 17 European airports affected

eurolot enters liquidation; bookings blocked after 31 March; 17 European airports affected

eurolot becomes the second notable airline casualty of 2015 (after Cyprus Airways), with many of Poland’s airports – big and small ‒ to be affected. Devastating news as this is, it may also create a window of opportunity for fresh capacity to be injected into some markets – anna.aero investigates where this is most likely.


germanwings takes over another ex-Lufthansa route

germanwings takes over another ex-Lufthansa route

germanwings assumes responsibility for Düsseldorf to Zurich sector; competition from airberlin and SWISS.

2015 to be a record year for airline route launches following over 2,550 new routes in 2014

2015 to be a record year for airline route launches following over 2,550 new routes in 2014

anna.aero analysis reveals over 150 more routes were launched last year compared to 2013. Ryanair led with 134 new routes, while Airbus became the leading manufacturer of route launch aircraft. We also look ahead to 2015 for which we already know about over 1,000 new routes.

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

Far from being a stagnant mature market, the two FIGUST countries of Germany and Italy are still providing dynamic growth despite the continued economic gloom that persists in Europe. anna.aero reviews the big players, including newcomers like Meridiana in this heavyweight pairing.


germanwings takes over two more Lufthansa routes from Düsseldorf

germanwings takes over two more Lufthansa routes from Düsseldorf

germanwings’ inheriting of two more routes from its parent sees the airline start flights to Berlin Tegel and Rome Fiumicino.

germanwings starts Sabiha Gökçen service from Düsseldorf

germanwings starts Sabiha Gökçen service from Düsseldorf

germanwings takes on Pegasus Airlines and Turkish Airlines on busy German-Turkish airport pair.

Turkish Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines help drive network expansion in Istanbul and Dallas

Turkish Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines help drive network expansion in Istanbul and Dallas

We reveal which airports in Asia, Europe and North America have seen the biggest net gain in destinations served non-stop this winter compared with a year ago.