Articles Tagged ‘ORK’

Belfast City is crowned Cake of the Week champion for the volcanic creation baked to welcome the arrival of Icelandair

Belfast City is crowned Cake of the Week champion for the volcanic creation baked to welcome the arrival of Icelandair

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Cork is voted Best Airport in Europe under 5 million passengers at the ACI EUROPE General Assembly in Paris, plus an ‘Individual Award for Outstanding Contribution to Route Development’ will be launched at World Routes in Barcelona. More news also from Bergen Airport as it welcomes the arrival […]

SWISS swings by Sylt and Cork

SWISS swings by Sylt and Cork

SWISS begins weekly flights to both destinations from Zurich – both flown utilising the carrier’s CS100s.

Volotea ventures into 11 new sectors across eight different countries

Volotea ventures into 11 new sectors across eight different countries

Volotea starts new routes in Croatia, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Spain and the UK.


Seven airports battle it out to be Week 19 Arch of Triumph champion

Seven airports battle it out to be Week 19 Arch of Triumph champion

While Europe has delivered the most FTWAs and the most winners so far in this year’s Arch of Triumph competition, does it have the best wins per entry ratio? Or does that honour belong somewhere else in the world? Find out here, as well as which of this week’s seven airports has done the business.

Aer Lingus catches some waves from Cork

Aer Lingus catches some waves from Cork

Aer Lingus begins twice-weekly flights between Cork and Cornwall Airport Newquay. 

Cornwall Airport Newquay is the fastest-growing airport in the UK, recording 48% traffic growth in 2016; wants European hub link

Cornwall Airport Newquay is the fastest-growing airport in the UK, recording 48% traffic growth in 2016; wants European hub link

In 2016 Cornwall Airport Newquay welcomed over 370,000 passengers, up from 250,000 in 2015. The airport last year also welcomed the return of Ryanair with routes from Frankfurt Hahn and Alicante. We take a closer look at the airline’s first year of operations from the airport since its return, and how passenger traffic is growing […]


Norwegian takes transatlantic battle up a level with Belfast, Cork, Dublin, Edinburgh and Shannon launches

Norwegian takes transatlantic battle up a level with Belfast, Cork, Dublin, Edinburgh and Shannon launches

Easy as B-C-D-E and S, Norwegian announces 10 new routes and 38 weekly transatlantic flights from Belfast, Cork, Dublin, Edinburgh and Shannon to greater New York, Boston and New England areas. We take a look at the transatlantic landscape at all of the UK and Irish airports involved as the LCC enters the market this summer.

Cork-Rome is "Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week" with 75,000+ searches; Ryanair or Aer Lingus' next Roman holiday?

Cork-Rome is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” with 75,000+ searches; Ryanair or Aer Lingus’ next Roman holiday?

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has revealed that in the last 12 months 75,000 potential travellers searched for flights between Cork and Rome ‒ but the route is unserved! Which airline will be popping the ‘corks’ first on this potential city pair – Ryanair or Aer Lingus?

Leeds Bradford to gain links to four European capitals in W16/17; traffic up 26% since 2010; on track for 3.6 million passengers in 2016

Leeds Bradford to gain links to four European capitals in W16/17; traffic up 26% since 2010; on track for 3.6 million passengers in 2016

Leeds Bradford for this upcoming winter season will welcome connections to the capitals of Germany, Lithuania, Poland and Slovakia, three of which will be flown by Ryanair. The airport has also welcomed two new carriers this summer. Last year the UK airport welcomed just over 3.4 million passengers, with 3.6 million expected this year.


Buffalo Niagara International Airport celebrates Route of the Week win for LAX connection

Buffalo Niagara International Airport celebrates Route of the Week win for LAX connection

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Allegiant Air announces it is to serve New York Newark from four destinations, while Cape Town wins big in the Routes Africa Marketing Awards. More news also from Pittsburgh, Cork, Katowice, Tbilisi and Bydgoszcz airports as well as Wizz Air.

Iberia Express enters eight new markets

Iberia Express enters eight new markets

Iberia Express starts services from its Madrid hubs to eight different European countries.

CityJet connects Cork to regional France

CityJet connects Cork to regional France

CityJet links Cork to La Rochelle and Nantes with twice-weekly and weekly services respectively.