Articles Tagged ‘Route of the week’

Hainan Airlines makes it to Manchester

Hainan Airlines makes it to Manchester

Hainan Airlines starts first China-UK route that does not involve London, linking Beijing with Manchester.

Cathay Pacific Airways makes it to Madrid

Cathay Pacific Airways makes it to Madrid

Cathay Pacific Airways starts first Spanish route linking Hong Kong and Madrid four times weekly.

Flybe scores six new routes from four airports

Flybe scores six new routes from four airports

Flybe adds three French regional routes, two Newquay services, as well as a hub connection for Dundee.


Turkish Airlines adds two more points to its global network

Turkish Airlines adds two more points to its global network

Turkish Airlines debuts in Dubrovnik in Croatia and adds Atlanta to its US offer.

WestJet says ‘London calling’

WestJet says ‘London calling’

WestJet begins services to London Gatwick from six points in Canada – three routes already served by Air Transat.

Edelweiss Air expands to Rio de Janeiro

Edelweiss Air expands to Rio de Janeiro

Edelweiss Air begins twice-weekly services between Zurich and Rio de Janeiro Galeao onboard its A330 fleet.


Frontier Airlines flies onto 35 US domestic routes

Frontier Airlines flies onto 35 US domestic routes

Frontier Airlines commences services on 35 US domestic routes – only three not currently served.

Flybe adds 16 airport pairs

Flybe adds 16 airport pairs

Flybe adds 16 routes to its network – commences its first based operations from Doncaster Sheffield.

China Eastern Airlines introduces flights to Illinois

China Eastern Airlines introduces flights to Illinois

China Eastern Airlines links Shanghai Pudong with Chicago O’Hare, competing directly with American Airlines and United Airlines.


Airnorth is welcomed to Brisbane West Wellcamp

Airnorth is welcomed to Brisbane West Wellcamp

Airnorth starts up the first of two services from the new airport, initially to Melbourne.

Qatar Airways starts its third destination down under

Qatar Airways starts its third destination down under

Qatar Airways adds Sydney to its Australian route assets, which already include Melbourne and Perth.

Iberia Regional begins Badajoz schedule

Iberia Regional begins Badajoz schedule

Iberia Regional offers regular services to Madrid and Barcelona from the Spanish city close to the Portuguese border.