Articles Tagged ‘LIS’

UK bans non-stops to Portugal; over 10 million seats in 2019

UK bans non-stops to Portugal; over 10 million seats in 2019

Following the UK ban with Portugal, we see 51 routes are set to operate between the two countries this summer, involving 22 UK and six Portuguese airports.

Tokyo’s top unserved routes; Barcelona largest, but not by fare

Tokyo’s top unserved routes; Barcelona largest, but not by fare

Tokyo has 18 unserved routes with 40,000+ passengers. We examine them – which is strong by fare per kilometre? Vote to say which you think will happen!

TAP Air Portugal adds six new Europe and Africa routes for S21

TAP Air Portugal adds six new Europe and Africa routes for S21

TAP Air Portugal will now serve 12 airports in Spain, including three in the Canaries, as its Africa network – with 9% of seats – sees two new routes.


Lufthansa’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt; seat load factor of ~88%, but to where do they connect?

Lufthansa’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt; seat load factor of ~88%, but to where do they connect?

We explore the carrier’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt service, which had ~233,000 passengers last year and nearly 60% connecting. Nagoya #1 O&D.

Transavia France takes off from Montpellier Méditerranée with new base and routes

Transavia France takes off from Montpellier Méditerranée with new base and routes

Transavia France has opened its new Montpellier Méditerranée base on 26 June, its fourth in France, and began its first three of 15 routes this summer.

easyJet announces six new routes as competition heats up

easyJet announces six new routes as competition heats up

eastJet is to go head-to-head with Wizz Air on six new routes from Luton while increasing frequencies on a further 11 routes on which it directly competes with the ULCC. We look at the details.


Wizz Air announces new base and 7 new routes from 1 July

Wizz Air announces new base and 7 new routes from 1 July

As Wizz Air announces its next Ukraine base, Lviv, with significant stimulation expected, we look at its network from this increasingly important country.

TAP Air Portugal announces 4 new routes, including Cancun & Cape Town

TAP Air Portugal announces 4 new routes, including Cancun & Cape Town

TAP Air Portugal to start Lisbon to Agadir, Cancun, and Cape Town, and Ponta Delgada to Toronto. We look at the numbers and details behind these routes.

Ryanair launches winter schedule

Ryanair launches winter schedule

Ryanair starts numerous routes in W19, with highlights including flights from Malta to Paphos, Santiago de Compostela and Trieste.


Does it make sense?  LAM Mozambique announces Maputo-Lisbon

Does it make sense? LAM Mozambique announces Maputo-Lisbon

LAM Mozambique Airlines is to begin service from Maputo to Lisbon, supplementing TAP Air Portugal’s three-weekly service. 99,000 passengers flew Mozambique – Portugal in the past year, not a large volume.  At the same time, the pro rata airfare to Lisbon is not high. It seems like a politically motivated decision.

New airline routes launched (18 June – 24 June 2019)

New airline routes launched (18 June – 24 June 2019)

A total of 16 new routes were launched by some 13 airlines, including Wizz Air launching an additional three new routes to Baden and Castellon.

Qatar Airways debuts in Lisbon

Qatar Airways debuts in Lisbon

Qatar Airways made its first venture into Portugal with the launch of its new Doha to Lisbon route on 24 June.