Articles Tagged ‘OLB’
Thomas Cook Group carriers grow seat capacity 11% in two years as US market more than doubles; Birmingham biggest base without long-haul
The Thomas Cook Group operated just under 19.93 million seats in 2017, up 11% from its offering in 2015. With long-haul growth high on the agenda, will the carrier expand this strategy to more of its bases? Jonathan Ford looks to see where the airline has focused its capacity, and where it’s expanding in 2018.
Eurowings enters the Greek market of Mykonos from Berlin; launches 16 more routes
Eurowings begins 19 new routes, including extra services from Berlin Tegel, Hamburg and Paderborn.
Milan Linate still handling close to 10 million annual passengers; Alitalia has 55% of seats and monopoly on busiest route to Rome
Milan’s third busiest airport is the closest to downtown. Flights are capped at Milan Linate so growth has been negligible in recent years. We look at the leading airlines and routes, seasonality and the pattern of daily operations. Plus we reveal which routes Alitalia has dropped in the last 18 months.
Eurowings opens its latest base in Salzburg, its second in Austria after Vienna; one stationed A320 and 10 routes served this summer
Eurowings opened its latest base in Salzburg on 12 January, initially stationing one A320 at the Austrian airport. The Lufthansa in-house LCC will initially offer 21 weekly flights from Salzburg to five destinations. A further five routes will be added for the summer season. We take a closer look at the carrier’s new operation from […]
Qatar Airways confirms 49% purchase of Meridiana; anna.aero analyses the Italian carrier’s current network; 59% of capacity on domestic links
On 14 July Qatar Airways said it would purchase a 49% stake in Italy’s Meridiana, days after it announced plans to buy 10% of LATAM Airlines Group. anna.aero takes a closer look at the Italian carrier’s current network, fleet breakdown and most popular routes.
easyJet starts flights from 12 bases to 11 different destinations across Europe.
Transavia commences services from Amsterdam to Olbia while Lyon sees a connection to Faro – both compete with easyJet.
easyJet commences services on 18 airport pairs across its European network – nine face direct competition.
easyJet begins 30 weekly flights across 13 new routes. Pula is new destination.
Luxair starts weekly seasonal flights from Luxembourg to Olbia in Sardinia, using Q400s.
Volotea boosts operations at its third French base – as Strasbourg gains links to Figari, Olbia and Venice Marco Polo.