Articles Tagged ‘LGW’

Latest route and base launches (22 - 28 October)

Latest route and base launches (22 – 28 October)

Wizz Air inaugurates two new bases, Sunshine Coast linked to Australia’s capital for first time, KLM connected to fifth Polish city, and more.

Loganair 'won't be another flybe', MD tell us; Isle of Man to LHR coming?

Loganair ‘won’t be another flybe’, MD tell us; Isle of Man to LHR coming?

In a wide-ranging interview with Jonathan Hinkles, Loganair MD, he told us that the carrier has “no ambition to have 60+ aircraft and looking like flybe.”

Gatwick opens as Wizz Air's second UK base

Gatwick opens as Wizz Air’s second UK base

Wizz Air opened its second UK base, at Gatwick, on 22 October, with the ULCC growing its seats there by a third YOY. 


Milan Bergamo expands to 20mppa; we chat with its Commercial Aviation Director

Milan Bergamo expands to 20mppa; we chat with its Commercial Aviation Director

Milan Bergamo had 13.9 million pax in 2019. And with ongoing development, we see what will drive the airport’s future together with key unserved routes.

easyJet's most profitable airports revealed using RDC’s Apex platform

easyJet’s most profitable airports revealed using RDC’s Apex platform

We look at easyJet’s most profitable airports and see fast growth and strong dominance. Five of its largest airports aren’t in its top-10 for profit.

Wizz Air announces 19 routes, including TWO new UK bases

Wizz Air announces 19 routes, including TWO new UK bases

Wizz Air to begin new bases at London Gatwick and Doncaster Sheffield, making three UK bases, while expanding at Riga and Tallinn.


Air Albania announces Stansted, the fifth airline from Tirana to London

Air Albania announces Stansted, the fifth airline from Tirana to London

Air Albania will join Albawings, British Airways, easyJet, and Wizz Air from Tirana to London, with four London airports served.

New routes announced (5 – 10 June)

New routes announced (5 – 10 June)

Luxair announces four summer-seasonal services; airBaltic jets to Gatwick and Dublin from Vilnius; and Eastern Airways surfs into Newquay.

Nuremberg – London: a market of ~400,000, yet now barely served

Nuremberg – London: a market of ~400,000, yet now barely served

Following the end of Ryanair, with 193,000 passengers, Nuremberg now has BA to Gatwick for seven weeks a year. With strong leakage & indirect passengers, there’s a P2P market of ~400,000.


airBaltic expands Vilnius with two new routes to Dublin & London Gatwick

airBaltic expands Vilnius with two new routes to Dublin & London Gatwick

airBaltic has announced its return to London Gatwick and Dublin from Vilnius after nearly a decade. Vilnius will now have service from five London airports.

British Airways says it may stop serving London Gatwick after coronavirus

British Airways says it may stop serving London Gatwick after coronavirus

As British Airways says it may no longer serve Gatwick, we see that 82% of its routes from the airport have head-to-head competition.

TUI operates first UK – Sharm el Sheikh flight in four years

TUI operates first UK – Sharm el Sheikh flight in four years

TUI Airways marks UK return to Sharm el Sheikh from London Gatwick, after four-year restriction is lifted.