Articles Tagged ‘RIX’

Amsterdam Airport celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ award for Xiamen Airlines’ arrival into Europe

Amsterdam Airport celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ award for Xiamen Airlines’ arrival into Europe

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest Airport celebrates one million passengers in July, while Birmingham Airport welcomes Emirates’ third daily service from Dubai. More news from Lodz, London Luton, Madrid, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Riga airports.

Dubrovnik Airport on course to pass 1.6m passengers in 2015; UK still the biggest market despite Monarch Airlines shrinking by 57%

Dubrovnik Airport on course to pass 1.6m passengers in 2015; UK still the biggest market despite Monarch Airlines shrinking by 57%

One of the main airports serving Croatia’s Adriatic Coast, Dubrovnik Airport is set to grow again this summer. With August schedules offering a 6.4% increase in weekly seats, anna.aero identifies the key players, and what new routes are still scheduled to start in 2015.

airBaltic adds a further two routes from Riga

airBaltic adds a further two routes from Riga

airBaltic introduces new connections from the Latvian capital to the Greek island of Rhodes and the Italian city of Pisa.


airBaltic begins flights between Riga and Thessaloniki

airBaltic begins flights between Riga and Thessaloniki

airBaltic makes Thessaloniki its latest destination, with twice-weekly seasonal flights between the Latvian capital and Greece’s second city.

airBaltic launches flights between Riga and Dubrovnik

airBaltic launches flights between Riga and Dubrovnik

airBaltic begins new service between Riga, in Latvia, and Dubrovnik, in Croatia.

Air Lituanica ceases operations; airBaltic takes over Vilnius network

Air Lituanica ceases operations; airBaltic takes over Vilnius network

The latest victim of a dynamic and unstable airline industry is Air Lituanica, which has ceased operations on 22 May. The first beneficiary of the airline’s demise is airBaltic, which has taken over four of Air Lituanica’s 10 ex-routes. anna.aero evaluates Air Lituanica’s network before it shut down operations.


Wizz Air expands at Riga and Vilnius

Wizz Air expands at Riga and Vilnius

Wizz Air now links Riga to Liverpool, Lübeck and Stavanger, as well as Vilnius to Belfast International, Frankfurt Hahn and Malmö using its A320s.

S15 FTWA Public Vote Part II results; Europe tops the table

S15 FTWA Public Vote Part II results; Europe tops the table

Europe’s airports win again in the second of the two public votes marking the start of S15 season – with Athens (joining Amsterdam who won in Part I) taking its first ever ‘Arch of Triumph’ title. Back to normal business this week, as anna.aero judges return from their two-week vacation.

airBaltic starts third route to Denmark

airBaltic starts third route to Denmark

airBaltic now links Riga to Aalborg with weekly flights, using its 737-300s.


SWISS expands with four new routes

SWISS expands with four new routes

SWISS now links Geneva to Sarajevo and Skopje, as well as Zurich to Helsinki and Riga, competing with Finnair and airBaltic on two routes.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 27 scrummy treats from S15 Part I

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 27 scrummy treats from S15 Part I

More popular than American Idol and the X Factor combined, anna.aero’s public vote for the prestigious Cake of the Week (Part I) marks the start of the S15 season. Mobilise your supporters and win one of aviation’s most sought after awards.

Vote for the best of 17 Fire Truck Water Arches; S15 Launches Part I

Vote for the best of 17 Fire Truck Water Arches; S15 Launches Part I

Airport firefighters around the world want the ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate on their wall more than a new pool table or indeed a new volleyball net. To have that achievement endorsed by the ‘public’ will make them ecstatic. If you want your airport’s fire station to have this accolade – get tweeting and mobilise your […]