Articles Tagged ‘KEF’

WOW air begins Gran Canaria service

WOW air begins Gran Canaria service

WOW air begins a weekly service to Gran Canaria from its Reykjavik/Keflavik hub.

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 6)

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 6)

easyJet’s London Gatwick route cuts for S16, multiple new routes to Iceland and impressive Spanish airport figures for January feature in this week’s statistical round-up.

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 1)

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 1)

In a new feature we reveal what exciting route news and statistical trivia our data elves have come across during the last week while reading their e-mails (that’s short for elf-mails) and preparing this week’s stories.


Flybe will open its next base at Doncaster Sheffield yet its newest base at Bournemouth won’t be on next year’s route map

Flybe will open its next base at Doncaster Sheffield yet its newest base at Bournemouth won’t be on next year’s route map

Flybe, the UK’s largest regional airline recently announced that it is to open its next base at Doncaster Sheffield Airport from March 2016. However, despite growth being seen in Northern England, down on the UK’s South Coast some bases have not gone quite to plan. anna.aero takes a closer look into the route structure of […]

easyJet’s six new routes are hot stuff

easyJet’s six new routes are hot stuff

easyJet starts six new routes from six of its bases – including five from its UK bases at Belfast International, Bristol, London Southend, London Stansted and Manchester.

Icelandair sponsors anna.aero’s Marine Corps Marathon on back of big 16 North American destinations

Icelandair sponsors anna.aero’s Marine Corps Marathon on back of big 16 North American destinations

Icelandair, forever launching new routes on both sides of the Atlantic, most recently to Orlando, was the exclusive sponsor of anna.aero’s TeamBron in Washington DC’s 40th Marine Corps Marathon, raising a considerable sum for the George Washington University Cancer Institute.


British Airways enters London-Reykjavik battle

British Airways enters London-Reykjavik battle

British Airways to face heavy competition in busy London-Iceland market. Becomes fourth airline to offer services alongside easyJet, Icelandair and WOW air.

Beijing Airport celebrates the Asian ANNIE award for developing the most long-haul routes

Beijing Airport celebrates the Asian ANNIE award for developing the most long-haul routes

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Birmingham Airport celebrates passing 10 million passengers in the past 12 months, while Beijing Capital Airlines commences its first long-haul charter programme to Copenhagen. More news also from Amsterdam, as well as Frankfurt, Glasgow and Newcastle airports, plus Ryanair.

Sixth annual Euro ANNIES awards; great news for Gothenburg, Greece and Germania

Sixth annual Euro ANNIES awards; great news for Gothenburg, Greece and Germania

Hot on the heels of our Asian ANNIES awards we can now reveal the winners of this year’s Euro ANNIES in 10 airport and four airline awards. Airlines and airports in Greece and Turkey have something to celebrate, but Ryanair doesn’t.


Passenger growth slows in Lithuania; Ryanair still #1 carrier

Passenger growth slows in Lithuania; Ryanair still #1 carrier

In 2014, over 3.8 million passengers passed through the three commercial airports of Lithuania, a record for the country, yet it also witnessed one of the slowest growth rates of recent years. anna.aero investigates why growth has slowed down in Lithuania, and looks to see how the airline network has changed over the past 12 […]

Vueling ventures into 35 new route markets

Vueling ventures into 35 new route markets

Vueling starts 69 weekly flights from seven airports to 34 other airports across Europe.

Wizz Air welcomes 16 new routes

Wizz Air welcomes 16 new routes

Wizz Air has launched 16 new routes, including its first routes from Aberdeen, Billund, Bristol, Friedrichshafen, Nis and Reykjavik/Keflavik.