Articles Tagged ‘Rome Fiumicino’

Wizz Air announces 26 new routes (and one restart); almost 200 new routes for this summer

Wizz Air announces 26 new routes (and one restart); almost 200 new routes for this summer

With another 27 routes revealed, including eight from Bucharest, eight from Varna, and three from Odesa, we look at the carrier’s summer plans.

Ryanair announces 15 new routes; takes aim at SkyUp

Ryanair announces 15 new routes; takes aim at SkyUp

With 15 new routes from Germany and Ukraine, we look at the where, what, and why of Ryanair’s plans.

Wizz Air announces 18 new routes + new base + 3 resumptions

Wizz Air announces 18 new routes + new base + 3 resumptions

As Wizz Air reveals 21 new + resumed routes, we look at what and where – with core unserved routes now to be served. Despite coronavirus, anna.aero has reported on 88 new Wizz Air routes in 16 days (!).


Alitalia adds San Francisco, a major unserved market

Alitalia adds San Francisco, a major unserved market

Alitalia will begin a three-weekly service from Rome to San Francisco in S20, with this the second-largest unserved route from the USA to Western Europe.

30 Second Interview - Federico Scriboni, Route Development Manager - Europe, Aeroporti di Roma

30 Second Interview – Federico Scriboni, Route Development Manager – Europe, Aeroporti di Roma

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, recently met with Aeroporti di Roma’s Federico Scriboni, Route Development Manager-Europe, at the inaugural ceremony of China Southern Airlines’ Guangzhou-Wuhan-Rome Fiumicino route on 17 December. The main topic of discussion was about the expanding presence of Vueling, and how the carrier has helped further develop Fiumicino as a transit hub.

anna.aero helps welcome China Southern Airlines to Rome Fiumicino

anna.aero helps welcome China Southern Airlines to Rome Fiumicino

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, was recently invited by Aeroporti di Roma’s ‎Head of Airport Marketing Development, Raffaele Pasquini, to help welcome the arrival of China Southern Airlines’ inaugural flight from Guangzhou and Wuhan to Rome Fiumicino Airport on 17 December. Take a closer look to see how the day’s events unfolded.


Vueling's Rome expansion designed to help push Alitalia over the edge?

Vueling’s Rome expansion designed to help push Alitalia over the edge?

Is this IAG’s way of helping to speed up Alitalia’s demise? Vueling’s decision to expand its Rome base to eight aircraft next summer and start 24 new routes, including seven domestic ones, is hardly good news for the embattled Italian flag-carrier. We track Vueling’s developments in Rome and see what competition the new routes will […]

Alitalia plans 40-route international expansion from Rome Fiumicino, Milan and Venice

Alitalia plans 40-route international expansion from Rome Fiumicino, Milan and Venice

Alitalia’s new CEO has an “Industrial Plan” for up to 40 new international routes in the next three years. We look at which routes the airline has already added this year, and what has happened to some of the domestic markets that it (and Air One) are no longer serving this summer.

blu-express focuses on Greece for summer expansion

blu-express focuses on Greece for summer expansion

Italian LCC blu-express is based in Rome and serves some 30 destinations with the help of its parent company Blue Panorama Airlines. But which routes see capacity cutbacks in June, July and August to make way for the seasonal routes to Greece, Spain and Turkey?


Alitalia plans small increase in international capacity from Rome, but 5% cut in domestic capacity this summer

Alitalia plans small increase in international capacity from Rome, but 5% cut in domestic capacity this summer

The new, privatised Alitalia continues to evolve its Rome-based network, but which leading country markets will see the greatest changes this June compared with last June? How dominant is the domestic market and which planned new destinations for this summer have had their launch date pushed back to July?

New Alitalia celebrates 2nd birthday; 23 million passengers carried in 2010; 137 routes and 79 destinations this winter

New Alitalia celebrates 2nd birthday; 23 million passengers carried in 2010; 137 routes and 79 destinations this winter

The re-born Alitalia is 2 years old this week. How have passenger numbers and load factors this year compared with 2009? What new routes has it started from which Italian airports in the last 12 months? What’s coming up in 2011 and which major European markets are still being avoided?

ItAli Airlines launches routes to Rome FCO versus Alitalia using MD-82s; first Sukhoi Superjet coming in 2011

ItAli Airlines launches routes to Rome FCO versus Alitalia using MD-82s; first Sukhoi Superjet coming in 2011

Who knew that a little-known Italian carrier was the first in Western Europe to order Sukhoi Superjets? In the mean time the carrier has launched three domestic routes (and one international) using MD-82s. We take a closer look.