Articles Tagged ‘Izmir’

Pegasus has 2,763 flights and 170 routes next week

Pegasus has 2,763 flights and 170 routes next week

Pegasus’ flights are down by just 25% YOY. It has 105 international routes, yet its domestic network has rebounded strongest. We examine its network.

Route launches (18 July - 29 July)

Route launches (18 July – 29 July)

Qatar Airways begins Cebu, its fourth Philippine destination; Corendon Airlines launches Basel – Izmir, Alliance soaks up in the sun in Sunny Coast; and more.

Corendon Airlines starts Basel - Izmir

Corendon Airlines starts Basel – Izmir

Corendon Airlines started Basel – Izmir on 23 July, with Kayseri launching next month.


Time for ‘Ryanair Turkey’? 250+ unserved routes to Europe, excl. Istanbul, with avg. 11,000 passengers

Time for ‘Ryanair Turkey’? 250+ unserved routes to Europe, excl. Istanbul, with avg. 11,000 passengers

Almost 31 million seats were offered between non-Istanbul Turkey and Europe/Middle East last year, up by over 20 million since 2010. Yet there are many unserved opportunities.

SunExpress celebrates 30th birthday & passes 10 million scheduled seats

SunExpress celebrates 30th birthday & passes 10 million scheduled seats

Given SunExpress’ birthday, we analyse the carrier’s development, including strong focus on non-stop VFR markets – a large, reasonably untapped opportunity.

Izmir Airport celebrates Route of the Week win while Wizz Air passes 100 million passenger milestone

Izmir Airport celebrates Route of the Week win while Wizz Air passes 100 million passenger milestone

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Brussels Airlines announces its plan to launch services to Belfast City, while Jet2.com celebrates 10 years of services to Tenerife South. Exciting news from Wizz Air, as well as from Newcastle, Munich and Darwin airports.


SunExpress’ fast-paced growth continues; more route launches from Sabiha Gökçen and Gazipaşa planned

SunExpress’ fast-paced growth continues; more route launches from Sabiha Gökçen and Gazipaşa planned

Now with its own German subsidiary and rapidly expanding domestic operation, SunExpress is the #2 airline in the massive Turkey to Germany market, behind one of its parents, Turkish Airlines, and double the size of the other, Lufthansa.

Introducing the Euro annies – proper awards based on science, statistics and evidence

Introducing the Euro annies – proper awards based on science, statistics and evidence

Want some airport (and airline) awards that are based on transparent analysis of numerical data? You got it. Will it throw up some unusual winners? You bet.