Articles Tagged ‘MUC’

Air Canada ready to connect Munich and Toronto

Air Canada ready to connect Munich and Toronto

Following the Government of Canada’s announcement to reopen international borders on 7 September, Air Canada has unveiled details of its planned Munich (MUC) – Toronto (YYZ) schedule, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Route of the Week prize. Air Canada is offering up to three flights per week on a 298-seat Boeing 787-9.

In with the new and back with the old at Budapest Airport

In with the new and back with the old at Budapest Airport

In the week that Budapest Airport has hung out the banners and welcomed the resumption of European services, the Hungarian gateway has also seen a change of management as Chris Dinsdale becomes the new CEO.

Sochi traffic up 30% in January; we chat with Alexander Nikonov about route opportunities

Sochi traffic up 30% in January; we chat with Alexander Nikonov about route opportunities

With 12 new routes in 2020 and a 30% increase in traffic in January, Sochi – a sea resort with skiing one hour away – is on the up. 


Air Europa competes directly with Iberia on 80% of routes from Madrid

Air Europa competes directly with Iberia on 80% of routes from Madrid

With such strong competition with Iberia – on 45 of 56 routes – the acquisition of Air Europa by IAG is all about dominance at Madrid.

<span style="color: #cd1719;">Routes Reconnected:</span> Billund welcomed two new routes during coronavirus

Routes Reconnected: Billund welcomed two new routes during coronavirus

Munich, Zurich, Barcelona, and Madrid all “have great potential” from Billund, airport’s management tells us, including strong business demand.

Lübeck Air, a new scheduled airline, takes off to Munich and Stuttgart

Lübeck Air, a new scheduled airline, takes off to Munich and Stuttgart

Despite coronavirus, Lübeck Air took to the skies on 17 August. This is the first time since 2016 that Lübeck Airport has had scheduled service; its role is now very different than before.


Blue Air boosts Bacau base with 5 routes; carrier's total seats down 1/4 as focuses on profitability

Blue Air boosts Bacau base with 5 routes; carrier’s total seats down 1/4 as focuses on profitability

Romania’s Blue Air adds 5 routes despite big cuts as moves towards sustainable profitability. We see what these new routes are and explore how the carrier has been changing.

Lufthansa’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt; seat load factor of ~88%, but to where do they connect?

Lufthansa’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt; seat load factor of ~88%, but to where do they connect?

We explore the carrier’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt service, which had ~233,000 passengers last year and nearly 60% connecting. Nagoya #1 O&D.

Air Dolomiti announces Verona to Berlin + Düsseldorf; carrier’s seats increased 63% YOY

Air Dolomiti announces Verona to Berlin + Düsseldorf; carrier’s seats increased 63% YOY

With a million more seats last year, Air Dolomiti’s growth continues this year with these two new routes + a further five, including within Italy.


AnadoluJet’s first flights take off to Europe, replacing Turkish Airlines

AnadoluJet’s first flights take off to Europe, replacing Turkish Airlines

AnadoluJet replaced Turkish Airlines on seven routes on 11 June with more later that week.

Bamboo Airways announces Munich flights

Bamboo Airways announces Munich flights

Bamboo Airways announces intention to operate Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City – Munich from July.

New airline routes launched (30 January - 12 February)

New airline routes launched (30 January – 12 February)

Check out network planning news as it happens on our Instagram daily digests! Amongst this week’s new airline routes, Qantas adds Brisbane to San Francisco, and Newcastle gets a Lufthansa connection to Munich.