Articles Tagged ‘Manchester’

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?


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?

easyJet's most profitable airports revealed using RDC’s Apex platform

easyJet’s most profitable airports revealed using RDC’s Apex platform

We look at easyJet’s most profitable airports and see fast growth and strong dominance. Five of its largest airports aren’t in its top-10 for profit.

Route launches (10 - 17 September)

Route launches (10 – 17 September)

Eastern Airways starts Teesside – LHR, connecting the two after 11 years; Aer Lingus Regional fills core void from Belfast City; and Clermont-Ferrand’s again connected with Orly.


Aer Lingus Regional begins Belfast City to Birmingham and Manchester

Aer Lingus Regional begins Belfast City to Birmingham and Manchester

Aer Lingus Regional has launched Birmingham and Manchester from Belfast City, with these two routes having 546,000 passengers last year.

The US’ top-100 airports: 15 airports down 22 million seats vs. 2010

The US’ top-100 airports: 15 airports down 22 million seats vs. 2010

These 15 airports had 126 million seats last year, down 22 million vs. 2010. Yet since 2015, 13 have been clawing back capacity, with seats up 9.5 million.

Ryanair's most profitable airports identified using RDC’s Apex platform; which are in its top-10?

Ryanair’s most profitable airports identified using RDC’s Apex platform; which are in its top-10?

We look at Ryanair’s most profitable airports and see fast growth, strong dominance, and a number of surprises that help to better understand this ULCC.


Virgin Atlantic to begin Islamabad and Lahore from big gap left by PIA

Virgin Atlantic to begin Islamabad and Lahore from big gap left by PIA

As Virgin Atlantic announces Pakistan, we examine the market to understand what is driving it and the routes it has picked.

Aer Lingus Regional announces 6 routes from Belfast City; had 1m passengers with flybe last year

Aer Lingus Regional announces 6 routes from Belfast City; had 1m passengers with flybe last year

We analyse the development of these routes and look at how flybe and Aer Lingus Regional’s frequencies differ as easyJet’s grows at nearby Belfast International.

Manchester to receive new Iran Air service; a market of 20,000

Manchester to receive new Iran Air service; a market of 20,000

We look at Tehran – Manchester together with Tehran – Europe, which has seen a lot of turmoil. Paris is Tehran’s largest underserved market, while Dusseldorf is its largest unserved.