Articles Tagged ‘Germanwings’

germanwings takes up Lufthansa’s service from Stuttgart to Manchester

germanwings takes up Lufthansa’s service from Stuttgart to Manchester

germanwings launches services from Stuttgart to Manchester in England, previously operated by Lufthansa.

Moroccan growth stalls after traffic doubles in six years; Ryanair still #2 despite plans to cut 34 flights this winter

Moroccan growth stalls after traffic doubles in six years; Ryanair still #2 despite plans to cut 34 flights this winter

Passenger numbers at Morocco’s airports have been falling in recent months but which market segments have been suffering the most? Which are the country’s leading airports and airlines and which new routes have already been announced for 2012? And what do Ryanair’s cutbacks really mean for the country?

Grounding planes in winter improves profitability: The new network planning reality explored among Europe’s airlines

Grounding planes in winter improves profitability: The new network planning reality explored among Europe’s airlines

We all know about Ryanair grounding 80 aircraft last winter but by how much did other European LCCs cut their capacity between July 2011 and January 2012? How does this compare with the year before? And how much have Europe’s legacy carriers started to follow this behaviour?


germanwings launches new route from Basel to Pristina

germanwings launches new route from Basel to Pristina

germanwings now flies from Basel-Mulhouse on the Swiss/French border to Pristina in Kosovo.

germanwings launches seasonal service from Berlin Schönefeld to Rijeka

germanwings launches seasonal service from Berlin Schönefeld to Rijeka

germanwings commence twice-weekly flights from Berlin Schönefeld to Rijeka in Croatia.

Cologne/Bonn welcomes six new airlines including Ryanair and Norwegian; germanwings now serving 67 destinations

Cologne/Bonn welcomes six new airlines including Ryanair and Norwegian; germanwings now serving 67 destinations

Germany’s Cologne/Bonn airport is still dominated by Lufthansa’s LCC germanwings but it has attracted six new airlines this summer including Norwegian and Ryanair. Which country markets have gained (and lost) ground in recent years and which destinations have been added (and dropped) since last summer?


germanwings adds two Moroccan routes from Cologne/Bonn

germanwings adds two Moroccan routes from Cologne/Bonn

germanwings introduces weekly flights from Cologne/Bonn to Casablanca and Tangier replacing airberlin who operated them last summer.

germanwings gains Stuttgart - Bilbao service from Lufthansa

germanwings gains Stuttgart – Bilbao service from Lufthansa

germanwings to operate four weekly flights between Stuttgart and Bilbao, replacing Contact Air Fokker 100s.

germanwings enters the Brussels market with services from Stuttgart

germanwings enters the Brussels market with services from Stuttgart

germanwings inaugurates new high frequency route from Stuttgart to Brussels, previously operated by its parent Lufthansa.


Heathrow passes 70 million; loses flights to Dresden, Seville and Taipei; welcomes germanwings and China Southern

Heathrow passes 70 million; loses flights to Dresden, Seville and Taipei; welcomes germanwings and China Southern

London’s Heathrow Airport recently passed 70 million annual passengers for the first time, and it still has only two runways (though when it was first built it actually had six). But which carriers have appeared (and disappeared) this summer, and which carriers have started new routes? And which have dropped routes?

germanwings links Stuttgart and Dubrovnik in Croatia

germanwings links Stuttgart and Dubrovnik in Croatia

germanwings adds weekly flights from Stuttgart to Dubrovnik; already serves Croatian city from three other bases.

germanwings raises Cologne/Bonn network to almost 70 routes

germanwings raises Cologne/Bonn network to almost 70 routes

germanwings adds new route to Croatia, Sicily, Morocco and Tunisia.