Articles Tagged ‘SAS’

Emirates set to help Copenhagen Airport break 22 million mark

Emirates set to help Copenhagen Airport break 22 million mark

Scandinavia’s busiest airport looks set to have a record-breaking year. Emirates recently became the newest airline to serve the Danish capital, further adding to the airport’s recent spate of new Middle Eastern routes. But which are the leading country markets? And which new routes will be starting later this year?

SAS launched three summer routes from Norway to southern Europe

SAS launched three summer routes from Norway to southern Europe

SAS now flies between Bergen and Nice as well as from Oslo to Madrid and Palma de Mallorca.

SAS launches new route between Oslo and Split

SAS launches new route between Oslo and Split

SAS now competes with Norwegian on the route from Oslo to Split on the Croatian coast.


Gothenburg airports on track for best ever year; city prepares to welcome world’s airline schedulers to IATA conference

Gothenburg airports on track for best ever year; city prepares to welcome world’s airline schedulers to IATA conference

Gothenburg is one of Europe’s smaller cities to be served by two airports, but how have passenger numbers developed in recent years? Which are the biggest carriers at both airports and which are the busiest routes from Landvetter? Which routes should see significant growth in 2011?

Norwegian’s Stockholm Arlanda network passes 30 routes; becomes second biggest base

Norwegian’s Stockholm Arlanda network passes 30 routes; becomes second biggest base

Now Europe’s third-busiest genuine LCC Norwegian’s second biggest base (after Oslo) is in Stockholm. What is the history of the airline’s operation there and which new routes had it added this week? Which eight routes account for over three-quarters of its flights there and what competition does it face?

Norwegian joins airberlin, germanwings, Ryanair and SAS in serving Berlin-Stockholm market

Norwegian joins airberlin, germanwings, Ryanair and SAS in serving Berlin-Stockholm market

The capitals of Germany and Sweden are now connected by five different airlines. How do one-way fares for the next eight weeks compare and what “extras” do passengers have to pay for? Can you guess the ranking of the carriers in terms of average ‘basic’ fare? Probably, but exactly how wide is the range of […]


New airline routes launched (26 April – 2 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (26 April – 2 May 2011)

51 new routes were launched across the world in the last week, with Russian, German and Canadian airports represented the most. But which airport had 500 people celebrate the arrival of its first international passenger service? And in which country did three airlines launch domestic, regional services?

New airline routes launched (29 March - 4 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (29 March – 4 April 2011)

The second phase of the start of the summer scheduling season has brought almost 130 further routes. Again, we have the analysis, pictures, downloadable spreadsheet – and cakes! Which two Mexican routes were picked up, having been unserved after the demise of Mexicana? Which Asian national carrier added its third Australian route? And which European […]

New airline routes launched (22-28 March 2011)

New airline routes launched (22-28 March 2011)

The summer season has started with a bang! Although only two days of the new season make it into our report of the latest new routes, we report on an entire 160 new routes. Accompanying the analysis is a downloadable spreadsheet, pictures of 11 gorgeous cakes and a long list of more amazing photos from […]


Mamma Mia! Ryanair takes a chance on three little-known Swedish airports; hopes to be winner taking all

Mamma Mia! Ryanair takes a chance on three little-known Swedish airports; hopes to be winner taking all

Finding underserved regional airports is the name of the game for Ryanair. It has found three new ones in Sweden which it will be linking with Girona in Spain this summer in the hopes of making lots of money, money, money.

Malmö airport still ranked fifth in Sweden; gets Wizz Air link with Belgrade; Norwegian new on Stockholm route

Malmö airport still ranked fifth in Sweden; gets Wizz Air link with Belgrade; Norwegian new on Stockholm route

The airport serving Sweden’s third-largest city has received two new routes in the last few weeks, but what type of traffic dominates the airport? Which airlines are expanding and what happens to traffic in July?

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Wednesday 3 – Monday 8 November)

New routes launched during the last week
(Wednesday 3 – Monday 8 November)

WINTER SEASON PART II: 80 new routes!!! This week features full analysis of the big batch of new routes that launched in the last week. Which European capital city got four new routes with four different airlines? Great parties featured included British Airways’ London Gatwick to Cancun and RwandAir’s Kigali to Mombasa and Dubai.