Articles Tagged ‘SFT’

Swedish seats soar by 64% over past 10 years; foreign flights lead growth, Germany is top international destination in S18

Swedish seats soar by 64% over past 10 years; foreign flights lead growth, Germany is top international destination in S18

There are 51.22 million two-way seats scheduled on flights serving Swedish airports in 2018, 2.7% more than last year. The Nordic nation has seen a 64% jump in available seats since 2009. Nick Preston takes a look at the main drivers of this growth, including Sweden’s leading airlines, airports and routes.

Lisbon scores second Portuguese hat-trick in a week

Lisbon scores second Portuguese hat-trick in a week

The FTWA competition is continuing to hot up with another 21 entries received this week. There’s strong representation from Europe, plus examples from North America and the Caribbean. This week’s result sees a previous 2018 winner extend a remarkable winning run. Find out more here.

SAS introduces its tenth route from Malaga

SAS introduces its tenth route from Malaga

SAS begins a weekly service from Malaga to Skelleftea in Northern Sweden.


Norwegian grows domestic and international route offerings

Norwegian grows domestic and international route offerings

Norwegian starts Swedish domestic link from Stockholm Arlanda to Skelleftea, while Barcelona gains Düsseldorf route.

The lines are now closed and your vote will no longer register - you’ve missed your chance to vote for the Cake of the Week S14 Part 2

The lines are now closed and your vote will no longer register – you’ve missed your chance to vote for the Cake of the Week S14 Part 2

Over 2,300 readers have had their say and here are the results you’ve patiently been waiting for. Ryanair celebrate gold and silver for the best cakes in the Summer Scheduling Season Part 2 readers vote.

Ryanair adds 61 new routes in first week of April

Ryanair adds 61 new routes in first week of April

Ryanair opens a new base in Athens and adds most new routes in Greece, Ireland, Italy and the UK.


Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 - entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 – entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Valencia Airport won the Cake of the Week Vote S14 Part 1 for Lufthansa’s Valencia to Frankfurt cake with a convincing win over the favourite – a Malta-London Gatwick cake for British Airways. There are 24 more cakes to choose from this week including an Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate cake which bears a striking […]

Air Swedish launches operations with three routes

Air Swedish launches operations with three routes

Air Swedish inaugurates three routes, including two from the Swedish Lapland.

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches new bases in Billund and Palma

Ryanair launches 70 new routes across Europe this week. More to follow next week.


Ryanair launches 35 new summer routes in two days; Ibiza gets the most

Ryanair launches 35 new summer routes in two days; Ibiza gets the most

Among Ryanair’s new summer routes launches are the two new Swedish airports Karlstad and Skellefteå, which now have flights to the summer sun.

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.