Articles Tagged ‘Girona’

Jet2 announces 10th base at Bristol – with 33 routes

Jet2 announces 10th base at Bristol – with 33 routes

19 of Jet2’s 29 summer routes will have direct competition when they begin, with the carrier’s entry at Bristol partly from Thomas Cook’s end. 

Ryanair cutting flights in nine countries this summer; 270 routes launched but 130 dropped as flights increase by 7%

Ryanair cutting flights in nine countries this summer; 270 routes launched but 130 dropped as flights increase by 7%

We all know that Ryanair starts lots of new routes every year, but what about the routes they drop? We take a closer look at how this summer’s network compares with a year ago to see which country markets are growing fastest, which are shrinking, and which airports have lost most routes. Also, which airports […]

Wizz Air's Kiev base now serves 12 destinations with addition this week of Barcelona (Girona) and Valencia

Wizz Air’s Kiev base now serves 12 destinations with addition this week of Barcelona (Girona) and Valencia

Wizz Air began operations in the Ukraine back in July 2008 but how has their network evolved since then? Which destinations are currently served and how regularly? How many aircraft are now based in Kiev and what scheduling characteristic do the two newest routes share?


Ryanair pulls five aircraft from Girona as government deal falls through; 18 routes to be axed, 17 reduced

Ryanair pulls five aircraft from Girona as government deal falls through; 18 routes to be axed, 17 reduced

This morning, Ryanair announced it is pulling five aircraft from Girona, but how has the base developed lately? How dominant is Ryanair at the Spanish airport? And which routes are affected by the new move?

Ryanair launches 14 new routes from Leeds/Bradford; several will compete head-to-head with Jet2.com

Ryanair launches 14 new routes from Leeds/Bradford; several will compete head-to-head with Jet2.com

Ryanair’s latest UK base sees it going head-to-head with a local LCC on several routes. How do frequencies compare and how many routes are likely to be year-round? What might happen in winter?

Ryanair adds seven new summer destinations from Reus base (near Barcelona) but cuts winter capacity by 40%

Ryanair adds seven new summer destinations from Reus base (near Barcelona) but cuts winter capacity by 40%

Ryanair’s other Barcelona base (after Girona) has seen dramatic growth at the expense of load factors in 2009. Winter capacity has been cut dramatically to raise load factors but which new destinations will be added this summer?


Ryanair serves 50+ destinations and 5 million passengers from Girona base near Barcelona

Article Thumbnail: Airline AnalysisRyanair only entered the Spanish market in 2002, but its Girona base now serves over 50 destinations. How rapidly has the network grown and which were the busiest routes in 2008? Which had the best (and worst) load factors?

AENA airport traffic down just 5% in Q3; Madrid reports growth in September

Market TrendsWhat’s been happening at Spanish airports during the last six month? Which airports grew during the third quarter and which (if any) have reported growth across all of 2009? And how has HSR impacted MAD-BCN traffic?

Spain: Girona leads the way with 40% growth in 2008

Spain: Girona leads the way with 40% growth in 2008Spain’s airports continue to enjoy impressive growth even in 2008 with traffic up almost 8% in the first quarter. Girona leads the way while Ryanair’s new bases in Alicante and Valencia are also witnessing impressive growth. And which smaller airports have reported growth of more than 20%?


Ryanair passes 50 destination landmark at its Girona base

0802012_ryanair_01.gifRyanair more than doubled the number of routes it operates from Girona during 2007. Partly to counter Click Air’s expansion at Barcelona, Ryanair has responded and now has nine aircraft based at the Costa Brava airport. Which were its busiest routes last year and which had the best (and worst) load factors? We reveal all!