Articles Tagged ‘Larnaca’

Route launches and new route announcements (26 June - 6 July)

Route launches and new route announcements (26 June – 6 July)

Wizz Air begins Abu Dhabi; American Airlines to start Seattle – Shanghai; Air Albania to be fifth airline from Tirana to London; and much, much more.

Wizz Air opens Larnaca base and begins initial routes

Wizz Air opens Larnaca base and begins initial routes

With its first departure to Athens, Wizz Air has inaugurated its new base at Larnaca (along with new bases at Lviv and Tirana).

Ryanair adds four new routes, all starting in the next month

Ryanair adds four new routes, all starting in the next month

As Ryanair announces it is to Paphos to Eindhoven, Gdansk, and Prague, and Prague to Kosice, we look at the details.


Route launches and new route announcements (18 - 25 June)

Route launches and new route announcements (18 – 25 June)

Sun Country begins Baltimore from Minneapolis; Air Serbia adds Belgrade – Oslo, the third airline to Oslo-area; Wizz Air to start 5 new routes from Larnaca; Australia’s Alliance to start Fokker services to the Sunny Coast; and more.

Wizz Air adds third aircraft at Larnaca and reveals five new routes

Wizz Air adds third aircraft at Larnaca and reveals five new routes

Less than a month ago, Wizz Air announced a new base at Larnaca. It’ll now add another aircraft and five new routes.

Wizz Air announces 18 new routes + new base + 3 resumptions

Wizz Air announces 18 new routes + new base + 3 resumptions

As Wizz Air reveals 21 new + resumed routes, we look at what and where – with core unserved routes now to be served. Despite coronavirus, anna.aero has reported on 88 new Wizz Air routes in 16 days (!).


Wizz Air announces 55 new routes and three new bases from this summer

Wizz Air announces 55 new routes and three new bases from this summer

With new bases at Milan Malpensa, Larnaca, and Tirana, we look at Wizz Air’s 55 new routes. Almost half have direct competition, with big easyJet fight.

Cyprus economy and Cyprus Airways both in danger of collapse; Paphos boosted by Ryanair base opening last April

Cyprus economy and Cyprus Airways both in danger of collapse; Paphos boosted by Ryanair base opening last April

Despite the ever-declining fortunes of the national carrier, Cyprus’ two airports handled a record 7.4 million passengers in 2012. Ryanair’s 50th base, which opened last April in Paphos, helped that airport to grow by 26%, and break the two million mark. We reveal how Larnaca is fighting back this year with at least eight new […]

Cyprus Airways traffic down 20% in 2011; government willing to sell major stake to foreign investors

Cyprus Airways traffic down 20% in 2011; government willing to sell major stake to foreign investors

Cyprus Airways saw traffic drop over 20% last year. But which three country markets account for 65% of its scheduled seat capacity this summer? On which routes does it face the most competition, and which new routes is it planning to start this summer? What changes has it made it to its fleet and which […]


Monarch doubles Cyprus network; Paphos joins Larnaca in summer schedule; passenger numbers down 8% in 2010

Monarch doubles Cyprus network; Paphos joins Larnaca in summer schedule; passenger numbers down 8% in 2010

UK-based leisure airline Monarch has announced plans to offer scheduled flights to Paphos this summer. But which UK airlines already offer flights to Paphos from which UK airports? And who’s taken over as boss of the airline for 2011?

Romania's Blue Air losing its hold of local market; downsizing network and dropping recently opened Cyprus base

Romania’s Blue Air losing its hold of local market; downsizing network and dropping recently opened Cyprus base

Blue Air is downsizing its network at the beginning of the winter season, but which are the routes dropped? What network is the airline left with? Which markets is the airline expanding in? And what plans does it seem to have for its network in the future?

Would UK-Cyprus market benefit from Ryanair services? Demand has not grown since 2001 and fell by 8% last year

Would UK-Cyprus market benefit from Ryanair services? Demand has not grown since 2001 and fell by 8% last year

UK tour operators are apparently keen to keep Ryanair out of the UK-Cyprus market. How has demand developed in recent years and which carriers are operating from which UK airports this summer?