Articles Tagged ‘Thomson Airways’

Europeans prepare to hit the slopes this winter; easyJet #1 carrier for passengers heading for the Alps

Europeans prepare to hit the slopes this winter; easyJet #1 carrier for passengers heading for the Alps

Airports around the Alps are preparing for a busy period in the next few weeks. We reveal which airports will see the biggest change to their schedules and which new services will be started. Plus, which are the busiest airlines on the first Saturday in January across eight key airports.

Thomas Cook Airlines continues to right-size UK operations; Spain still #1 market, Manchester Airport is biggest base

Thomas Cook Airlines continues to right-size UK operations; Spain still #1 market, Manchester Airport is biggest base

The UK’s sixth largest carrier, Thomas Cook Airlines has seen its place in the market increasingly marginalised by the continued encroachment of LCCs. anna.aero analyses the extreme seasonality that the airline has to deal with and discovers its most important country markets.

ASKs between Europe and Caribbean increase by 5.3%; Seats slightly ahead on 6.4% growth

ASKs between Europe and Caribbean increase by 5.3%; Seats slightly ahead on 6.4% growth

For many people in Europe, a winter holiday to escape the wind and the rain is the norm. For those with a bit more disposable cash, the Caribbean satisfies this desire. anna.aero takes a look under the bonnet of this high-end market to check its resilience to the sluggish economic activity that persists across many […]


Aegean Airlines and Ryanair lead surge in Greek capacity; passenger demand up over 15% this summer

Aegean Airlines and Ryanair lead surge in Greek capacity; passenger demand up over 15% this summer

Greek airports have welcomed a significant increase in tourists this summer. Passenger numbers are up by well over 10% at nearly all airports and many new routes have been launched. We reveal which airlines and country markets have grown fastest.

Ryanair and Jet2.com pressure pushes Monarch Airlines to close East Midlands base; no routes lost at EMA next summer

Ryanair and Jet2.com pressure pushes Monarch Airlines to close East Midlands base; no routes lost at EMA next summer

Monarch Airlines’ services from East Midlands only began in August 2012 after bmibaby’s closure. Now the airline’s eight routes are being discontinued as seven of them faced intense competition from Jet2.com and Ryanair.

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

UK’s eighth busiest gateway according to CAA figures, Glasgow Airport has consolidated its annual passenger performance over recent years, growing by 2.9% in 2013. With a total of 22 carriers operating from the Scottish gateway, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant easyJet is this […]


London Luton Airport growth driven this summer by Wizz Air and Monarch Airlines; easyJet network up to 37 with new Venice service

London Luton Airport growth driven this summer by Wizz Air and Monarch Airlines; easyJet network up to 37 with new Venice service

Home to easyJet’s corporate headquarters, London’s fourth busiest airport should pass the 10-million passenger mark in 2014. We look at how the airport has developed in the last 15 years, which carriers are growing (and by how much) this summer, and which new services are currently expected to launch.

LinksAir makes Doncaster Sheffield base #4; 15 weekly departures from April as Belfast and Isle of Man get direct flights

LinksAir makes Doncaster Sheffield base #4; 15 weekly departures from April as Belfast and Isle of Man get direct flights

LinksAir has announced plans this week to open its fourth base at Doncaster Sheffield, with one Jetstream 31. The regional airline is planning to operate a combined 15 weekly flights to both Belfast City and the Isle of Man airports from 11 and 14 April respectively. Read anna.aero’s investigation here. 

Seven airlines can claim to be #1 at one or more of the UK's busiest airports; easyJet leads way at six airports

Seven airlines can claim to be #1 at one or more of the UK’s busiest airports; easyJet leads way at six airports

The UK economy is currently one of the fastest-growing in Europe, and this is reflected in the 3.4% growth in passenger numbers, during the last 12 months, across the country’s airports. We reveal how quickly the top 21 airports are growing (or not) and which are the top three airlines at each airport.


Thomson Airways adds new Alicante route from Edinburgh Airport

Thomson Airways adds new Alicante route from Edinburgh Airport

Thomson Airways starts flights from Edinburgh Airport in UK to Alicante Airport in Spain.

Brussels and Jerez show their certificates; more news from Leeds Bradford, Southampton, Berlin Schoenefeld, Condor and London City

Brussels and Jerez show their certificates; more news from Leeds Bradford, Southampton, Berlin Schoenefeld, Condor and London City

In this week’s portion of Network Planning Community News, Brussels and Jerez airports proudly show off their anna.aero Cake of the Week certificates. We also have news from Berlin Schoenefeld, Leeds Bradford, London City, Southampton and Condor Flugdienst.

Thomas Cook Airlines, Vivaaerobus and Vueling celebrate new routes; Orlando Sanford welcomes the Dreamliner

Thomas Cook Airlines, Vivaaerobus and Vueling celebrate new routes; Orlando Sanford welcomes the Dreamliner

In this week’s portion of Network Planning Community News anna.aero brings you the latest photos from celebrations in Barcelona, Brussels, Cancun and Orlando Sanford.