Articles Tagged ‘Manchester’

easyJet summer bookings jump 250%; expects 836 routes

easyJet summer bookings jump 250%; expects 836 routes

easyJet has added over two million seats this summer to Greece, Portugal, Turkey, and Egypt versus S19. The carrier’s top-20 routes have seen a big shakeup.

Bumper route launches in the run up to Christmas 2020

Bumper route launches in the run up to Christmas 2020

Air Canada begins Toronto – Doha, American launches TWO routes from Daytona Beach, Wizz Air starts Gibraltar, and MANY more.

Virgin Atlantic inaugurates Islamabad from Manchester

Virgin Atlantic inaugurates Islamabad from Manchester

Virgin Atlantic began Manchester – Islamabad on 10 December, the first of its new Pakistan routes to take off in the wake of PIA’s pulldown.


<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> "Quick wins are where you can combine passenger and cargo demand," Virgin Atlantic says

Routes Reconnected: “Quick wins are where you can combine passenger and cargo demand,” Virgin Atlantic says

Routes Reconnected put the spotlight on Europe in a panel session featuring senior stakeholders from Virgin Atlantic, Avinor, and Berlin Brandenburg.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Leeds Bradford has 18.2% of the UK population in two-hour drive

Routes Reconnected: Leeds Bradford has 18.2% of the UK population in two-hour drive

The Leeds City Region alone has the largest economy outside of London, with Leeds Bradford Airport now expecting a brand-new terminal.

Ryanair CEO: “there’s only one way out of this crisis”

Ryanair CEO: “there’s only one way out of this crisis”

Traffic will restore quickly, Ryanair boss says, while pricing will take to 2023-2024. Progressive airports will rebound faster; new Italy base coming.


Aer Lingus to possibly operate Manchester - US; what routes most likely?

Aer Lingus to possibly operate Manchester – US; what routes most likely?

Aer Lingus has seemingly applied for slots to begin Manchester – US; we see where could make sense given big capacity + network cuts after Thomas Cook’s end.

Melbourne, Florida – EIGHT transatlantic routes, but still no New York

Melbourne, Florida – EIGHT transatlantic routes, but still no New York

Melbourne is to have a larger international network than domestic. We look at what’s happening and key unserved US markets from the Florida airport.

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.”


flybe had 15 international routes with £16m profit in 2019, RDC's Apex shows – 11 still unserved

flybe had 15 international routes with £16m profit in 2019, RDC’s Apex shows – 11 still unserved

11 of flybe’s most profitable international routes still unserved – but what are they? Southampton key, with 121% fare premium over Ryanair at Bournemouth.

Jet2 announces five routes to Jersey, joining existing Leeds Bradford

Jet2 announces five routes to Jersey, joining existing Leeds Bradford

Five routes revealed by Jet2 – with one unserved since 2014 and another ended this current year. In 2019, they had 191,000 passengers; we explore them.

Fort Lauderdale’s 39 unserved routes <1,500mi with 925,000 passengers

Fort Lauderdale’s 39 unserved routes <1,500mi with 925,000 passengers

We explore 39 unserved routes from Fort Lauderdale that had an average 24,000 passengers each – before stimulation’s considered. Will Breeze be interested?