Articles Tagged ‘LED’
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 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
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 commenced weekly flights from St Petersburg Airport to Adler/Sochi Airport.
Icelandair launches services from its Reykjavik Keflavik Airport hub to St Petersburg Airport and Zurich Kloten Airport.
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 links Athens Airport with Baku Airport, Kalamata Airport to Moscow Domodedovo Airport, and Alexandroupolis Airport with St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport.
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
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 launches seasonal flights from Pisa Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport; and from Catania Airport to St. Petersburg Airport.
Transaero launches flights from St. Petersburg Airport to Kaliningrad Airport.
Aegean Airlines resumes services from Athens to Berlin Tegel; launches flights from Heraklion and Rhodes to St Petersburg.