Articles Tagged ‘London Southend’

Cornwall Airport Newquay secures key London Heathrow hub link

Cornwall Airport Newquay secures key London Heathrow hub link

22 November: Cornwall Airport Newquay announced that it had secured the return of a long sought-after link to London Heathrow. Flybe will commence flights on 31 March 2019. Reconnecting the UK regions was a vital argument in getting Parliamentary approval for Heathrow Expansion last summer.

Adria Airways returns to London with German connection

Adria Airways returns to London with German connection

Adria Airways launches flights from Paderborn to London Southend.

easyJet's London operations dominated by Gatwick; new Stansted agreement will "enable" growth

easyJet’s London operations dominated by Gatwick; new Stansted agreement will “enable” growth

In 2005, there was little to choose between the size of easyJet’s London bases at Gatwick, Luton and Stansted. Eight years later, Gatwick has over 60% of the airline’s flights, with Stansted at less than 13%. Last week’s new “growth framework agreement” between Stansted and easyJet is designed to reverse the airline’s gradual decline at […]


UK airport traffic up less than 1% in the last 12 months; Aberdeen growing at 10%; London Southend up and running

UK airport traffic up less than 1% in the last 12 months; Aberdeen growing at 10%; London Southend up and running

The UK still handles more airport passengers each year than any other European country, but which airports have done well in the last 12 months and which have seen passenger numbers fall? We compare growth rates region by region.

Jetisfaction re-launches services from Münster/Osnabrück to Poland, Switzerland and the UK using Saab 340

Jetisfaction re-launches services from Münster/Osnabrück to Poland, Switzerland and the UK using Saab 340

The wonderfully named Jetisfaction has re-launched flights from north-west Germany with a leased aircraft. Last week, it launched flights to Zurich, this week there were three more new routes. But what makes the airline’s schedule a bit unusual? And which airberlin route will the carrier take over next month?

London Southend Airport’s Managing Director Alastair Welch and Head of Business Jonny Rayner talk to anna.aero

London Southend Airport’s Managing Director Alastair Welch and Head of Business Jonny Rayner talk to anna.aero

London Southend Airport will be easyJet’s next base, but in which further markets does the airport see potential? What are the benefits of having an investor that is a major company? And how does that relate to the London Olympics?


easyJet's Southend network clarified; start dates, frequencies, aircraft rotation plan and one surprise...

easyJet’s Southend network clarified; start dates, frequencies, aircraft rotation plan and one surprise…

easyJet has put eight routes from London Southend on sale, starting next April. But how many flights does it already operate to these destinations from its other London airports? How has the airline scheduled its three A319s to operate the 62 weekly departures so far revealed?

easyJet CEO Carolyn McCall talks to anna.aero about the London Southend Airport base

easyJet CEO Carolyn McCall talks to anna.aero about the London Southend Airport base

Yesterday, easyJet announced it will open its 20th base at London Southend and straight away the airline’s boss spoke to anna.aero about why it had suddenly moved to the Essex seaside airport, largely overlooked since the 1960s.