Articles Tagged ‘PFO’

Ryanair goes route-launching: 45 new services

Ryanair goes route-launching: 45 new services

Ryanair launches 45 new routes across Europe; opens new bases in Chania and Kraków.

Cyprus economy and Cyprus Airways both in danger of collapse; Paphos boosted by Ryanair base opening last April

Cyprus economy and Cyprus Airways both in danger of collapse; Paphos boosted by Ryanair base opening last April

Despite the ever-declining fortunes of the national carrier, Cyprus’ two airports handled a record 7.4 million passengers in 2012. Ryanair’s 50th base, which opened last April in Paphos, helped that airport to grow by 26%, and break the two million mark. We reveal how Larnaca is fighting back this year with at least eight new […]

Ryanair launches five new routes including two to Paphos

Ryanair launches five new routes including two to Paphos

Ryanair starts a total of five new routes from Alghero, Brussels Charleroi, Weeze, East Midlands and Manchester.


Ural Airlines launches new routes from Russia to Barcelona and Cyprus

Ural Airlines launches new routes from Russia to Barcelona and Cyprus

Ural Airlines now flies from Krasnodar and Mineralnye Vody in southern Russia to Barcelona El Prat Airport in Spain.

Ryanair launches operations at Groningen Airport Eelde in the Netherlands

Ryanair launches operations at Groningen Airport Eelde in the Netherlands

Ryanair now flies to Groningen Airport Eelde in the Netherlands, after the low-cost airline was welcomed with a cake.

Ryanair opens new base at Paphos in Cyprus

Ryanair opens new base at Paphos in Cyprus

Ryanair launched ‘just’ 14 new routes this week including first route from Paphos and Dole (France).


Ryanair opens Wroclaw base as part of 70-route expansion

Ryanair opens Wroclaw base as part of 70-route expansion

Ryanair launches major Greek offensive. Alexandroupolis, Araxos/Patras, Chania, Corfu, Kefalonia, Kos, Rhodes and Thessaloniki all benefit.

Ryanair selects Paphos in Cyprus as 50th base; two aircraft to serve 14 destinations, Greece and Italy targeted

Ryanair selects Paphos in Cyprus as 50th base; two aircraft to serve 14 destinations, Greece and Italy targeted

A major milestone is reached by Ryanair with the announcement of its 50th base. And unusually the new base is also a new airport for the airline. What frequencies will be offered on each route and which two country markets account for half of the routes? What indirect competition will there be from Cyprus’ other […]

New airline routes launched (3-9 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (3-9 May 2011)

Out of this week’s 63 routes, Ryanair stands for 20. But which US low-cost carrier entered a route where it faces five competing airlines that already operate over 30 flights a day? And which European national carrier began serving Turkey? Don’t forget the downloadable spreadsheet in left-hand column on the website, detailing all of this […]


New airline routes launched (5 - 11 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (5 – 11 April 2011)

The summer season start is over and route launches have calmed down somewhat, but we still have 44 new routes that began in the last week. New for this issue is that the new route list is also available as a downloadable spreadsheet. We will make the Excel document available until the next issue of […]

Jet2.com’s new Glasgow base gives Scotland routes to the sun

Jet2.com’s new Glasgow base gives Scotland routes to the sun

Jet2.com now fills the gap in Glasgow left after flyglobespan with its new routes from the Scottish airport to Spain, Portugal, France and Cyprus.

New airline routes launched (29 March - 4 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (29 March – 4 April 2011)

The second phase of the start of the summer scheduling season has brought almost 130 further routes. Again, we have the analysis, pictures, downloadable spreadsheet – and cakes! Which two Mexican routes were picked up, having been unserved after the demise of Mexicana? Which Asian national carrier added its third Australian route? And which European […]