Articles Tagged ‘LED’

SWISS doubles size of Geneva network this winter to 20 routes, but number of flights virtually unchanged

SWISS doubles size of Geneva network this winter to 20 routes, but number of flights virtually unchanged

SWISS long ago fell behind easyJet to be only the second busiest airline in Geneva, but this winter sees a major network expansion. We reveal how this is achieved without an increase in the total number of flights, and look at the competition the carrier will face on its new routes.

SWISS adds a second Russian route to its Geneva offering

SWISS adds a second Russian route to its Geneva offering

SWISS commences flights from Geneva Airport to St Petersburg Airport.

St Petersburg's 18% average growth 2009-12 puts pressure on infrastructure; new terminal to open this year

St Petersburg’s 18% average growth 2009-12 puts pressure on infrastructure; new terminal to open this year

With double-digit growth over the last five years, St Petersburg Airport is bursting at the seams. A new terminal, due to open later this year, is the stepping stone for further growth, as anna.aero finds out from the airport’s operator – Fraport.


Transaero now serves Sochi from St Petersburg

Transaero now serves Sochi from St Petersburg

Transaero commenced weekly flights from St Petersburg Airport to Adler/Sochi Airport.

Icelandair adds St Petersburg and Zurich to its network

Icelandair adds St Petersburg and Zurich to its network

Icelandair launches services from its Reykjavik Keflavik Airport hub to St Petersburg Airport and Zurich Kloten Airport.

Air One adds two new routes to St Petersburg

Air One adds two new routes to St Petersburg

Air One adds new routes from Milan Malpensa Airport and Pisa Airport to St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport, plus summer-only Venice Marco Polo Airport to Olbia Airport link.


Aegean Airlines adds Athens - Baku link

Aegean Airlines adds Athens – Baku link

Aegean Airlines links Athens Airport with Baku Airport, Kalamata Airport to Moscow Domodedovo Airport, and Alexandroupolis Airport with St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport.

Transaero challenges UTair Ukraine on the route from St Petersburg to Kiev Zhulyany

Transaero challenges UTair Ukraine on the route from St Petersburg to Kiev Zhulyany

Transaero launches services from St Petersburg Airprot to Kiev Zhulyany Airport in competition with UTair Ukraine.

Russia's airlines (Aeroflot, Transaero, UTair) and airports (Moscow DME, SVO, VKO and St Petersburg) growing fast

Russia’s airlines (Aeroflot, Transaero, UTair) and airports (Moscow DME, SVO, VKO and St Petersburg) growing fast

Our look at the Russian market reveals just how quickly the country’s leading airports and airlines are growing this year, and provides a handy summary of new international services started by non-Russian/CIS airlines in 2013, including easyJet’s first routes to Moscow.


Air One inaugurates seasonal services to Russia from Pisa and Catania

Air One inaugurates seasonal services to Russia from Pisa and Catania

Air One launches seasonal flights from Pisa Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport; and from Catania Airport to St. Petersburg Airport.

Transaero grows its presence in Kaliningrad

Transaero grows its presence in Kaliningrad

Transaero launches flights from St. Petersburg Airport to Kaliningrad Airport.

Aegean Airlines returns to Berlin Tegel; adds two routes to St Petersburg

Aegean Airlines returns to Berlin Tegel; adds two routes to St Petersburg

Aegean Airlines resumes services from Athens to Berlin Tegel; launches flights from Heraklion and Rhodes to St Petersburg.