Articles Tagged ‘London Southend’

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> London Southend has 'ultra-low costs and no slot restrictions'

Routes Reconnected: London Southend has ‘ultra-low costs and no slot restrictions’

With no slot restrictions or ATC delays, and great costs and incentives, London Southend is aiming to have 15 to 20 million passengers a year by 2040.

78% of flybe’s international routes still unserved; Southampton worst hit

78% of flybe’s international routes still unserved; Southampton worst hit

Only 17 of flybe’s 77 international routes last Sept are now operated. WF are down by 342 YOY, with Southampton hardest hit. Which routes will return?

Route launches (27 August - 3 September)

Route launches (27 August – 3 September)

Alaska began San Jose from Spokane, its second Bay Area service; Aer Lingus replaced flybe on core Belfast City route to Edinburgh; and more.


Widerøe launches London Southend from Bergen

Widerøe launches London Southend from Bergen

Widerøe began the first of its twice-weekly services from Bergen to London Southend on 31 August, providing service on what has been a tumultuous city-pair.

Route launches and new route announcements (18 - 25 June)

Route launches and new route announcements (18 – 25 June)

Sun Country begins Baltimore from Minneapolis; Air Serbia adds Belgrade – Oslo, the third airline to Oslo-area; Wizz Air to start 5 new routes from Larnaca; Australia’s Alliance to start Fokker services to the Sunny Coast; and more.

Stobart Group celebrates 10 years of owning London Southend

Stobart Group celebrates 10 years of owning London Southend

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, the Stobart Group celebrates 10 years of ownership at London Southend Airport, while Laudamotion announces a new service to Sweden. More news also from Manchester Airport, plus Moscow Sheremetyevo, Kenya Airways and regional operator Blue Islands.


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?