Articles Tagged ‘GRO’

Danube Wings launches French regional operations

Danube Wings launches French regional operations

Danube Wings now flies from Dole-Jura Airport to Girona and Nice, and from Nice Côte d’Azur Airport to Angers.

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 […]

Ryanair opens new base at Paphos in Cyprus

Ryanair opens new base at Paphos in Cyprus

Ryanair launched ‘just’ 14 new routes this week including first route from Paphos and Dole (France).


Ryanair opens Wroclaw base as part of 70-route expansion

Ryanair opens Wroclaw base as part of 70-route expansion

Ryanair launches major Greek offensive. Alexandroupolis, Araxos/Patras, Chania, Corfu, Kefalonia, Kos, Rhodes and Thessaloniki all benefit.

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches 70 new routes across Europe this week. More to follow next week.

Ryanair launches 22 new routes from 24 airports in 12 countries

Ryanair launches 22 new routes from 24 airports in 12 countries

New Manchester base accounts for 12 of Ryanair’s 22 new routes launched this week. Leipzig/Halle is new destination.


Monarch and Ryanair enter London - Barcelona market; both airlines target current easyJet route monopolies

Monarch and Ryanair enter London – Barcelona market; both airlines target current easyJet route monopolies

The UK – Barcelona market saw amazing growth between 1991 and 2007 but has since seen demand drop by almost 30% in just two years. Which carriers are still serving the market and which have cut routes in the last two years? And what’s happened to the Spanish carriers on the route?

Wizz Air Ukraine launches new Spanish routes from Kiev Zhulyany

Wizz Air Ukraine launches new Spanish routes from Kiev Zhulyany

Wizz Air Ukraine now flies to Barcelona Girona and Valencia from Kiev Zhulyany Airport.

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?


Transaero now serves Girona in Spain and Lisbon and Faro in Portugal from Moscow Domodedovo

Transaero now serves Girona in Spain and Lisbon and Faro in Portugal from Moscow Domodedovo

Transaero has connected its Moscow Domodedovo hub with Lisbon and Faro in Portugal and Girona in Spain.

New airline routes launched (3-9 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (3-9 May 2011)

Out of this week’s 63 routes, Ryanair stands for 20. But which US low-cost carrier entered a route where it faces five competing airlines that already operate over 30 flights a day? And which European national carrier began serving Turkey? Don’t forget the downloadable spreadsheet in left-hand column on the website, detailing all of this […]

New airline routes launched (19 - 25 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (19 – 25 April 2011)

Although ‘only’ 38 new routes launched in the last week, we have witnessed an unusually busy week for cakes. It seems Easter gave a sweet tooth for the world’s route launch celebrations. But which airline launched a new international route last week with its single aircraft?