Articles Tagged ‘TRN’

Regional connectivity in Italy, Spain and Turkey analysed; winners and losers between 2009 and 2015 revealed

Regional connectivity in Italy, Spain and Turkey analysed; winners and losers between 2009 and 2015 revealed

We recently looked at regional airport connectivity in France, Germany and the UK. Now it’s the turn of Italy, Spain and Turkey to be examined in more detail – the remainder of the FIGUST countries. We look at connections from 25 airports in these three countries to over 20 cities across Europe.

Vueling links Spain with Italy - twice

Vueling links Spain with Italy – twice

Vueling starts A320 services from Barcelona to Trieste and Palma de Mallorca to Turin. Both routes are uncompeted.

Ryanair strengthens European network with 18 new routes

Ryanair strengthens European network with 18 new routes

Ryanair commences 18 European routes during the second week of the summer season using its 737-800s. Directly competes on six of the new additions.


Wizz Air expands European offering with seven routes

Wizz Air expands European offering with seven routes

Wizz Air starts new routes from Budapest, Gdansk, Poznan, Timisoara and Warsaw Chopin, using its A320s and competing on three airport pairs.

Wizz Air increases its Italian seasonal offering with two new routes

Wizz Air increases its Italian seasonal offering with two new routes

Wizz Air adds Turin and Verona to its Warsaw Chopin route portfolio with weekly flights, using its A320s.

Turin trumpets the first 2015 competition victory; North America takes win #2 this year

Turin trumpets the first 2015 competition victory; North America takes win #2 this year

While last week’s winners Turin had to fight off 11 other airports to secure the ‘Arch of Triumph’ weekly competition, this week’s victors had it relatively easy, coming top in just a two horse race.


Chisinau Airport reports 30% traffic growth so far in 2014; Air Moldova adds Turin service

Chisinau Airport reports 30% traffic growth so far in 2014; Air Moldova adds Turin service

The main gateway to the Republic of Moldova, Chisinau Airport – formerly known as Kishinev – handled 1.3 million passengers in 2013, growing by 8.2%. Following a rapid increase in 2014 passenger traffic, anna.aero investigates Chisinau’s recent activity and reveals its top 12 airlines for this January.

Fuerteventura shows off its winner’s certificate; first blood to Europe

Fuerteventura shows off its winner’s certificate; first blood to Europe

The first week of the 2015 ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition sees 12 entries from around the world, including two airports sending us two FTWAs each. The last weekly winners of 2014 – the firefighters from Fuerteventura – get the Airport Director to share in their glory.

Air Moldova connects Chisinau with Turin and Moscow Sheremetyevo

Air Moldova connects Chisinau with Turin and Moscow Sheremetyevo

Air Moldova adds a new city to its network map – Turin – and a new airport in Moscow – Sheremetyevo, which joins its existing flights to Domodedovo.


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.

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

FIGUST country pair Germany-Italy grows by 7%; Lufthansa is #1; its partners are #2 and #3

Far from being a stagnant mature market, the two FIGUST countries of Germany and Italy are still providing dynamic growth despite the continued economic gloom that persists in Europe. anna.aero reviews the big players, including newcomers like Meridiana in this heavyweight pairing.

Meridiana begins Berlin connection from Turin

Meridiana begins Berlin connection from Turin

Meridiana starts its first international service from Turin and its first connection to Berlin.