Articles Tagged ‘MRS’

New routes announced (5 – 10 June)

New routes announced (5 – 10 June)

Luxair announces four summer-seasonal services; airBaltic jets to Gatwick and Dublin from Vilnius; and Eastern Airways surfs into Newquay.

Marseille ended 2019 with record capacity from strong international growth

Marseille ended 2019 with record capacity from strong international growth

Marseille added dozens of new routes in 2019, including to two Moscow airports. Ryanair’s new base in 2019 has resulted in fast seat and route growth.

Air France adds six new routes for S20

Air France adds six new routes for S20

Air France announces Algeria expansion; adds Paris to Chennai from S20.


Air Senegal launches Marseille, Barcelona flights

Air Senegal launches Marseille, Barcelona flights

Air Senegal launches three-weekly services to Marseille from Dakar, with onwards service to Barcelona.

Ryanair's winter growth down to 4% from 13% last winter; France #1

Ryanair’s winter growth down to 4% from 13% last winter; France #1

Winter 2019 sees Ryanair grow by just 4%. The #1 country market for growth is France with three new bases, and the east also stands out this winter.

Ethiopian Airlines touches down in Marseille

Ethiopian Airlines touches down in Marseille

Ethiopian Airlines launches year round services to Marseille via Milan Malpensa.


Aeroflot connects Moscow Sheremetyevo to Marseille

Aeroflot connects Moscow Sheremetyevo to Marseille

Aeroflot launched its recent venture into Europe through a direct flight between Moscow Sheremetyevo to Marseille.

Ryanair celebrates 25 years at Manchester; from daily Dublin, to becoming airport's top airline with 12 based aircraft and 64 routes in S19

Ryanair celebrates 25 years at Manchester; from daily Dublin, to becoming airport’s top airline with 12 based aircraft and 64 routes in S19

Ryanair has recently celebrated its 25-year anniversary of serving Manchester, where in 2018 the carrier offered 5.42 million two-way seats. anna.aero looks at how the carrier has expanded from the airport in recent years, going from two stationed aircraft in W11/12 when the base opened, to 12 units this summer. 

Ryanair starts 41 new routes during first two days of S19 season

Ryanair starts 41 new routes during first two days of S19 season

Ryanair launches 41 new routes between 31 March and 1 April – Tetouan is newest airport to join network.


Lauda announces 21 new routes from Vienna

Lauda announces 21 new routes from Vienna

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Lauda, the new name of Laudamotion, has confirmed 21 new routes from Vienna for W19/20, including Agadir, Birmingham, Liverpool and Münster. More news also from Ryanair which has confirmed it will add Kharkiv and Odessa in Ukraine to its network in June. 

Budapest Airport sees Portuguese expansion with Ryanair

Budapest Airport sees Portuguese expansion with Ryanair

Budapest Airport welcomes the announcement that Ryanair will commence two further new routes during W19/20, as the Irish ultra-low-cost carrier confirms it will launch links to Lisbon and Porto, becoming the airline’s 43rd and 44th routes from the Hungarian gateway.

Madagascar capacity jumps 33% over past 10 years; domestic routes lead growth in 2018; Mauritius top international destination

Madagascar capacity jumps 33% over past 10 years; domestic routes lead growth in 2018; Mauritius top international destination

There were 2.11 million two-way seats available on all flights serving Madagascar in 2018, up 8.9% on the previous year. The African Island nation has seen a 33% boost in available seats over the past 10 years, with four consecutive years of growth since 2014. Nick Preston takes a look at recent network trends.