Articles Tagged ‘Rome’

Alitalia’s rivals ready to pounce at Rome; easyJet and Air One already exploiting opportunities at Malpensa

Article Thumbnail: Lead StoryWhat might happen in Rome if Alitalia were to collapse? What can we learn from what has happened at Malpensa since Alitalia axed 70% of flights in April? Which airlines stand to gain most if Alitalia were to disappear?

Alitalia’s new strategy good news for Rome Fiumicino; Malpensa traffic down 30%

Alitalia’s new strategy good news for Rome Fiumicino; Malpensa traffic down 30%Traffic data for Italy’s airports reveals the impact that Alitalia’s focus on Rome has had at other airports. The re-timing of Easter also had a significant impact on April traffic. Pisa and Bergamo continue to benefit from LCCs but which smaller airport has seen traffic double?

Italy: Italian airports (except for Rome Ciampino) off to strong start in 2008

Italy: Italian airports (except for Rome Ciampino) off to strong start in 2008Italian airports continue to report healthy growth despite the chaos surrounding Alitalia’s future. Only one of Italy’s “million” club saw traffic decline last year. Which one? Which Spanish-sounding airport has got off to a great 2008 and which previously fast growing airport has a slightly uncertain future?


easyJet cheaper than Ryanair on route between Spanish and Italian capitals

Article Thumbnail: FarewatchPassengers have a choice of six airlines connecting the capitals of Spain and Italy, including three LCCs in Vueling, easyJet and Ryanair. Which is the cheapest and what impact does schedule quality play in pricing? Which of the legacy carriers has such a confusing website that fare data was impossible to collect?