Articles Tagged ‘Thomson’

Leak of the Week: Thomson to launch ten routes from six UK airports next summer

Leak of the Week: Thomson to launch ten routes from six UK airports next summer

Leak of the Week: anna.aero reveals which UK airports are going to benefit from new leisure services next year and investigates whether charter passengers are still valuable to the UK’s airports, particularly when it comes to spending cash in their shops, despite decades of decline resulting from LCC encroachment.

Tunisia’s Enfidha-Hammamet airport welcomes Europe’s charter airlines after transfer from Monastir

Tunisia’s Enfidha-Hammamet airport welcomes Europe’s charter airlines after transfer from Monastir

Building a new airport to reduce travel times to hotel resorts is an expensive way to attract more tour operators but that’s what Tunisia appears to have done. Which airlines are operating flights from which airports across Europe and what’s happening at Monastir airport now that many services have moved to Enfidha?

Air travel demand in Spain up 2.7% in 2010 despite winter strikes; Iberia still bigger than Ryanair with Vueling third

Air travel demand in Spain up 2.7% in 2010 despite winter strikes; Iberia still bigger than Ryanair with Vueling third

Despite difficult economic conditions many of Spain’s airports reported passenger growth in 2010. Which grew fastest and which saw the biggest traffic declines? Which are the top 10 airlines in the Spanish market and how fast are they growing?


Monarch doubles Cyprus network; Paphos joins Larnaca in summer schedule; passenger numbers down 8% in 2010

Monarch doubles Cyprus network; Paphos joins Larnaca in summer schedule; passenger numbers down 8% in 2010

UK-based leisure airline Monarch has announced plans to offer scheduled flights to Paphos this summer. But which UK airlines already offer flights to Paphos from which UK airports? And who’s taken over as boss of the airline for 2011?

Jet2.com unveils Glasgow as eighth UK base with nine new routes

Jet2.com unveils Glasgow as eighth UK base with nine new routes

Leeds/Bradford based Jet2.com has announced Glasgow as its second base in Scotland and eighth overall. How often will it serve each destination, what competition will it face and which is the only route on which it may have a monopoly?

Would UK-Cyprus market benefit from Ryanair services? Demand has not grown since 2001 and fell by 8% last year

Would UK-Cyprus market benefit from Ryanair services? Demand has not grown since 2001 and fell by 8% last year

UK tour operators are apparently keen to keep Ryanair out of the UK-Cyprus market. How has demand developed in recent years and which carriers are operating from which UK airports this summer?