Articles Tagged ‘London Stansted’

airberlin confirms London Gatwick services to Hannover and Nuremberg; three routes to stay at London Stansted

airberlin confirms London Gatwick services to Hannover and Nuremberg; three routes to stay at London Stansted

Future oneworld partner airberlin is moving two routes from London Stansted to London Gatwick to be closer to British Airways. We take a closer look at the airline’s interesting network activities at Stansted since 2002.

Minnesota-based Sun Country Airlines plans new flights from Lansing this winter; London served briefly this summer

Minnesota-based Sun Country Airlines plans new flights from Lansing this winter; London served briefly this summer

It’s not exactly Allegiant, but Sun Country is another niche operator of primarily leisure routes. How broad is its network and just how seasonal are its operations? And how did it manage to operate to London this summer with a 737?

easyJet adds four non-EU routes from Stansted; now serves 28 destinations; same size as London Luton base

easyJet adds four non-EU routes from Stansted; now serves 28 destinations; same size as London Luton base

easyJet inherited its Stansted base when it bought Go, and it’s now the same size as its ‘ancestral’ base at Luton. Which routes have been added and dropped over the years at the Essex airport? Which routes does it share with Ryanair?


Ten for Tuesday: announcements from Sun Country, Kingfisher, airBaltic, bmi, Carpatair, Jin Air, Lufthansa, Mango, Spanair, and Virgin America

Ten for Tuesday: announcements from Sun Country, Kingfisher, airBaltic, bmi, Carpatair, Jin Air, Lufthansa, Mango, Spanair, and Virgin America

Which airlines have decided to start routes identified recently by anna.aero as having potential? Who’s going transatlantic with a 737-800? Which is airBaltic’s latest ‘country of the week’  and whose second international route is to Guam?

AirAsia X adds Chengdu from KL; London route stimulates traffic by 50%

Article Thumbnail: Airline AnalysisAirAsia’s long-haul division is almost two years old and now operates six aircraft. What competition does it face and how much has traffic been stimulated on the London route? What load factors have AirAsia X managed and where is it going next?

Ryanair passes 100 destinations from London Stansted; Memmingen only new route in 2009

Article Thumbnail: Airline AnalysisRyanair’s London Stansted base is the biggest of any low-cost airline in Europe. How has it developed in recent years? Which new destinations have been added recently and which have been dropped? Which easyJet routes has it been attacking?


Ryanair delivers on 20% cutback threat at Stansted

Ryanair delivers on 20% cutback threat at StanstedRyanair has cut capacity at London Stansted, Europe’s busiest low-cost airport, by over 20%. Where have these cuts come from? How many routes have been dropped and how does its remaining network at Stansted compare with other major carriers operating from London’s biggest airports?

Air Berlin abandons London hub concept

Lead Story: Air Berlin abandons UK domestic marketAir Berlin’s attempts to create a UK hub at London Stansted appear to have been abandoned. The three domestic routes to Belfast City, Glasgow and Manchester have all been dropped for the coming winter season. So what impact did they have in the market and how good were the connections to Germany?