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easyJet launches Mediterranean routes from Paris and Lyon

easyJet launches Mediterranean routes from Paris and Lyon

easyJet now flies from the French airports Paris Orly to Rhodes in Greece and Cagliari on Sardinia, and from Lyon to Palermo in Sicily.

Volotea launches new routes from Ibiza, Mallorca and Menorca

Volotea launches new routes from Ibiza, Mallorca and Menorca

Volotea now flies 12 new routes from Spain’s Balearic islands Ibiza, Mallorca and Menorca in the Mediterranean.

Volotea launches 11 new routes; focus on Italy

Volotea launches 11 new routes; focus on Italy

Volotea, the rapidly expanding new airline, has launched new routes in Italy, Spain, France and Greece.


Volotea launches 17 new routes in a week

Volotea launches 17 new routes in a week

Volotea adds 17 routes to network mostly in France, Italy and Spain. Direct competition on only one of these routes.

Volotea launches 10 new routes of which eight are not currently served

Volotea launches 10 new routes of which eight are not currently served

Volotea expands network from Bordeaux, Nantes, Palermo and Venice.

Venice launch for Europe’s newest LCC Volotea; 76 routes planned this summer across 53 airports in 10 countries

Venice launch for Europe’s newest LCC Volotea; 76 routes planned this summer across 53 airports in 10 countries

Southern Europe’s economies may be struggling, so is this a good time to launch a new low-cost airline in the region? With bases in France, Italy and Spain, we take a closer look at which markets will benefit most from Volotea’s planned 76 route network using seven 717s this summer.


Volotea launches first of 76 routes for this summer

Volotea launches first of 76 routes for this summer

Volotea, Europe’s newest LCC, opens first base at Venice Marco Polo Airport.

Alitalia + Blue Panorama + Wind Jet = 30m passenger airline

Alitalia + Blue Panorama + Wind Jet = 30m passenger airline

So Alitalia has proposed in principle to merge with two smaller Italian airlines. At which airports will Alitalia grow its market share the most? And which major domestic route might cause competition authorities to worry as the current choice of three carriers (each with at least three daily flights) would be replaced by a monopoly?

Italian airport traffic up 9.3% so far in 2011; Ryanair (and Libyan conflict) help Palermo grow 17%; Rimini up 78%

Italian airport traffic up 9.3% so far in 2011; Ryanair (and Libyan conflict) help Palermo grow 17%; Rimini up 78%

Italian airports are having a good 2011 with most of the country’s airports reporting solid growth. Ryanair continues to be a major driver of growth with Palermo benefiting from a host of winter route launches. But which airport has seen traffic fall by almost 80% in May?


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 […]

Ryanair launches 46 new routes in one week; Greek airports see the most launches

Ryanair launches 46 new routes in one week; Greek airports see the most launches

Half of this week’s new routes were launched by the low-cost carrier Ryanair, which among others added routes to Kos, Rhodes and Thessaloniki in Greece.

New airline routes launched (12 - 18 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (12 – 18 April 2011)

The world’s airlines are again busy, having launched 93 routes in the last week. Ryanair contributes with 46 of them, but the rest were launched in all corners of the world. Which low-cost airline launched a new base? Which airline added a new South American country market to its network and which airline became the […]