Articles Tagged ‘SOU’

Vorsprung durch FTWA for this week’s Arch of Triumph winner

Vorsprung durch FTWA for this week’s Arch of Triumph winner

A German airport won the 2014 Arch of Triumph competition, when Munich Airport produced the highest score (38.9) of the entire contest for its welcome of United Airlines’ Houston Intercontinental service. Find out whether this week’s German entry can live up to a nation’s lofty expectations.

Aer Lingus Regional connects Cork to Southampton

Aer Lingus Regional connects Cork to Southampton

Aer Lingus Regional begins a five times weekly service between the Irish and UK airports.

Volotea operates almost 200 routes; Europe’s youngest LCC adding A319s; Albania, Malta, Moldova, Portugal and UK new in S16

Volotea operates almost 200 routes; Europe’s youngest LCC adding A319s; Albania, Malta, Moldova, Portugal and UK new in S16

This niche LCC began operations in April 2012 and will this summer operate 183 routes, that’s 146 more than it does in winter. We highlight the airline’s extreme seasonality, its busiest airports and where it’s growing this summer.


VLM Airlines hoping for better fortunes in Friedrichshafen after lack of success in Liege; operating eight routes across five countries in S16

VLM Airlines hoping for better fortunes in Friedrichshafen after lack of success in Liege; operating eight routes across five countries in S16

VLM Airlines, which operates a small fleet of Fokker 50s, resumed its own-branded scheduled services early last year. We examine which routes have been launched, which have survived, and which have not.

Belgium sees Spain remain as its number one country market while Antwerp steals the show in terms of passenger growth

Belgium sees Spain remain as its number one country market while Antwerp steals the show in terms of passenger growth

After seeing Jetairfly establish six new routes from its facility in April, Antwerp Airport has recorded passenger traffic growth of 60% for the first nine months of 2015. On the other side of the spectrum however, the outlook is not so promising for Liege. anna.aero takes a closer look to see how Belgium’s top five airports […]

Vote for Cake of the Week – 19 tasty treats from W15/16 Part I

Vote for Cake of the Week – 19 tasty treats from W15/16 Part I

Mobilise your staff, fans and followers and win one of aviation’s most sought after awards – yes the public vote for the prestigious anna.aero Cake of the Week is back to herald the start of the W15/16 season. Rules? The airport with the most votes wins! Simple.


Flybe returns to the Southampton-Düsseldorf sector

Flybe returns to the Southampton-Düsseldorf sector

Flybe starts three new services from three different UK bases – including a relaunch on a route last served in 2013.

Constanta Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Wizz Air

Constanta Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Wizz Air

In this week’s ‘Network Planning Community News’, transavia.com France launches services to Dublin while Wizz Air announces flights to Birmingham. More news from Belfast City, Cluj-Napoca, London City, London Stansted, Munich, Shannon and Southampton airports.

10-year anniversaries at Belfast International; Orlando Sanford; and Pittsburgh

10-year anniversaries at Belfast International; Orlando Sanford; and Pittsburgh

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Newcastle Airport celebrates its Route of the Week award; Portland celebrates its Cake of the Week win; Flybe celebrates the launch of flights to Corsica; Leeds Bradford celebrates milestone with British Airways; Jet2.com adds more routes; Vueling celebrates in Seville; and more.


Bournemouth becomes Flybe’s newest base

Bournemouth becomes Flybe’s newest base

Flybe begins flights between Bournemouth and nine destinations across the UK, Ireland, France and The Netherlands

London Luton and Southampton airports receive awards for La Compagnie and VLM Airlines

London Luton and Southampton airports receive awards for La Compagnie and VLM Airlines

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ohrid Airport welcomes its first Dutch tourists arriving with a charter flight from Amsterdam, while Thomas Cook Airlines confirms its on-going commitment to Manchester, London Stansted and East Midlands airports for a further five years. More news from Malta Airport, Wizz Air and Alitalia.

Two recent winners pose for posterity – Athens and Aalborg; Europe wins again this week

Two recent winners pose for posterity – Athens and Aalborg; Europe wins again this week

Stomachs in, chests out. Two European airports finest and bravest groups of firefighters – namely Athens and Aalborg (the first winning airports in either Greece or Denmark) ‒ proudly stand by their impressive kit to revel in ‘Arch of Triumph’ glory. Who will join them from this week’s eight tasty entries…