Articles Tagged ‘MST’

Denver and London Southend airports’ certificates for Volaris and Flybe respectively; first direct China flight lands at Birmingham Airport

Denver and London Southend airports’ certificates for Volaris and Flybe respectively; first direct China flight lands at Birmingham Airport

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Frankfurt Airport and Condor welcome the arrival of German fans from FIFA World Cup. We also have news from Glasgow Airport.

Maastricht Aachen wins one horse race with Flybe FTWA

Maastricht Aachen wins one horse race with Flybe FTWA

From feast to famine. Having received a record-breaking 21 FTWAs last week, we are instantly brought down to earth with just a solitary effort for 23rd week of the ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition.

Flybe finishes its recent flurry of Southend routes with Maastricht

Flybe finishes its recent flurry of Southend routes with Maastricht

Flybe starts route #7 from London Southend, having started Antwerp and Caen last week.


Netherlands — growing faster than France, Italy, Germany and Spain; Eindhoven set to break 3m in 2013

Netherlands — growing faster than France, Italy, Germany and Spain; Eindhoven set to break 3m in 2013

Europe’s ninth largest country market in terms of weekly seats available, the Netherlands has grown its weekly seats by 4.5% in the last 12 months (including transavia.com’s new Amsterdam to Turin link started on 10 October), just behind the continent’s average of 4.8%, but ahead of four out of five of the FIGUS nations – […]

Ryanair's 50 new routes include opening of Zadar base

Ryanair’s 50 new routes include opening of Zadar base

Ryanair’s 50 new routes include opening of Zadar base, seven new routes from Girona, and six new routes from Trapani.

Ryanair becomes the first carrier to fly to Poland’s latest airport in Lublin; adds three routes to its Maastricht offering

Ryanair becomes the first carrier to fly to Poland’s latest airport in Lublin; adds three routes to its Maastricht offering

Ryanair expands in Maastricht with services to Dublin, London Stansted, and Venice Treviso; adds a domestic route in France; inaugurates flights to Lublin.


Maastricht-Aachen becomes Ryanair’s first Dutch base; expects to break 500k passengers in 2013 for the first time

Maastricht-Aachen becomes Ryanair’s first Dutch base; expects to break 500k passengers in 2013 for the first time

After launching 50 other bases which had previously avoided the Netherlands, Ryanair’s base #51 and its first in the Netherlands, will add the UK and Ireland to Maastricht Aachen’s network. anna.aero looks at the prospects for the next 12 months at the cross border catchment airport.

Ryanair announces first Dutch base in Maastricht

Ryanair announces first Dutch base in Maastricht

Ryanair has selected Maastricht Airport in the Netherlands to be the airline’s 51st designated base starting in December with one aircraft. How has Ryanair developed its presence at the airport and how much flying did it do there last winter? And which other Ryanair base might be a little worried?

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches 70 new routes across Europe this week. More to follow next week.


germanwings opens new Berlin route to Maastricht to avoid eco tax

germanwings opens new Berlin route to Maastricht to avoid eco tax

As an alternative to Cologne, germanwings now flies from Berlin Schönefeld to Maastricht in the Netherlands, avoiding the new German aviation eco tax.

New airline routes launched (22-28 March 2011)

New airline routes launched (22-28 March 2011)

The summer season has started with a bang! Although only two days of the new season make it into our report of the latest new routes, we report on an entire 160 new routes. Accompanying the analysis is a downloadable spreadsheet, pictures of 11 gorgeous cakes and a long list of more amazing photos from […]

Dutch airports recover as departure tax is abolished; traffic up 4.7% in 2010; Eindhoven and Maastricht up over 20%

Dutch airports recover as departure tax is abolished; traffic up 4.7% in 2010; Eindhoven and Maastricht up over 20%

While neighbours Germany have introduced an air travel tax in 2011, the Dutch abolished theirs back in 2009 and reaped the benefits in 2010. This year could be even better. Which are the leading country markets from the Netherlands and what share do KLM and its partners have of the Dutch market?