Articles Tagged ‘Swiss airports’

EuroAirport set for six million passengers in 2014; easyJet continues to expand as Ryanair returns

EuroAirport set for six million passengers in 2014; easyJet continues to expand as Ryanair returns

Basel-Mulhouse airport on the Swiss-French border has seen passenger growth of over 40% in the last three years. easyJet now has around 50% of all scheduled seat capacity and flies to almost 50 destinations this summer. We reveal the next busiest airlines at the airport, and some of the network changes taking place this summer.

Switzerland’s SkyWork develops niche network from Bern; 12 routes planned for this winter with all-turboprop fleet

Switzerland’s SkyWork develops niche network from Bern; 12 routes planned for this winter with all-turboprop fleet

Switzerland’s capital now has its own niche carrier with plans to serve several major European capital cities by this winter. Which routes will be served with the most flights this winter and how are the airline’s fleet of aircraft going to be scheduled?

Zurich traffic up 4.7% in 2010; Swiss’ San Francisco service stimulates North American traffic by 11%

Zurich traffic up 4.7% in 2010; Swiss’ San Francisco service stimulates North American traffic by 11%

Zurich looks set to break its now 10-year-old passenger record this year. What have been the demand trends in 2010? Which regions are growing fastest and how is transfer traffic evolving? What new routes were started in 2010 and what’s coming in 2011?


easyJet adds Dresden, Edinburgh, Gran Canaria and Tel Aviv routes from Basel base; now serves 31 destinations

easyJet adds Dresden, Edinburgh, Gran Canaria and Tel Aviv routes from Basel base; now serves 31 destinations

easyJet has two bases in Switzerland. Geneva is the bigger one but how many routes has easyJet tried in the last six years from the airport on the French border? On how many routes does it face competition from Swiss and other carriers?

Zurich benefits from Lufthansa’s nurturing of Swiss; airberlin second busiest carrier

Airport AnalysisZurich’s traffic grew in June. No, we’re not kidding. And LCCs have only a small presence at the airport. So what’s going on at Switzerland’s busiest airport? We take a closer look.