Articles Tagged ‘Swiss’

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.

SWISS strengthens its Geneva network with four new routes

SWISS strengthens its Geneva network with four new routes

SWISS launches four new routes from Geneva to Copenhagen, Lisbon, Rome Fiumicino and Heraklion, utilising a mixed fleet of A319s and A320s.

Flying start for “fastest airline in the world” as easyJet, Flybe, Norwegian, Ryanair etc sign up for bud:runway run

Flying start for “fastest airline in the world” as easyJet, Flybe, Norwegian, Ryanair etc sign up for bud:runway run

This article shows dozens of airline and airport executives at Routes Europe signing up to “bud:runway run,” the 12km race which will take place on runway 13R-31L at Budapest Airport in aid of child cancer charities and other good causes organised by Budapest Airport, Nike, Wizz Air, and anna.aero.


SWISS launches flights to Pristina from Geneva

SWISS launches flights to Pristina from Geneva

SWISS takes on easyJet by offering twice-weekly A320 flights between Geneva and Pristina.

Morocco's airports grow passenger numbers by 9% in 2013; easyJet and Ryanair lead way with most new routes

Morocco’s airports grow passenger numbers by 9% in 2013; easyJet and Ryanair lead way with most new routes

The EU’s ‘open-skies’ agreement with Morocco continues to reap dividends as passenger traffic rebounded in 2013 after a difficult 2012. We reveal which airports grew fastest in 2013, and which foreign airlines have added routes for this summer.

SWISS adds Belgrade to its European route network

SWISS adds Belgrade to its European route network

SWISS launches twice-weekly flights between Geneva and Belgrade, the capital of Serbia.


2013 ‘Arch of Triumph’ winners show 2014 contenders how to celebrate

2013 ‘Arch of Triumph’ winners show 2014 contenders how to celebrate

Last year’s winners of the inaugural ‘Arch of Triumph’ — Aena’s Tenerife Norte — show-off their victory certificate. The first week of the 2014 competition sees seven entries from five global regions.

SWISS adds four more routes from its Geneva hub

SWISS adds four more routes from its Geneva hub

SWISS now flies from Geneva to London Gatwick in the UK; Oslo Gardermoen in Norway; Stockholm Arlanda and Gothenburg in Sweden.

SWISS lands in Marrakech

SWISS lands in Marrakech

SWISS launches flights from Geneva to Marrakech in Morocco.


SWISS resumes flights from Zurich to Kiev Boryspil

SWISS resumes flights from Zurich to Kiev Boryspil

SWISS launches daily schedule from Zurich to Kiev Boryspil.

SWISS doubles size of Geneva network this winter to 20 routes, but number of flights virtually unchanged

SWISS doubles size of Geneva network this winter to 20 routes, but number of flights virtually unchanged

SWISS long ago fell behind easyJet to be only the second busiest airline in Geneva, but this winter sees a major network expansion. We reveal how this is achieved without an increase in the total number of flights, and look at the competition the carrier will face on its new routes.

SWISS adds a second Russian route to its Geneva offering

SWISS adds a second Russian route to its Geneva offering

SWISS commences flights from Geneva Airport to St Petersburg Airport.