Articles Tagged ‘TXL’

airberlin shrinking and still losing money; Russian routes dropped, Palma virtual hub axed; growing in Croatia, Germany and US

airberlin shrinking and still losing money; Russian routes dropped, Palma virtual hub axed; growing in Croatia, Germany and US

airberlin is a curious airline. One of Europe’s largest, yet it struggles financially as it tries to occupy too many market segments. We reveal where it is (and isn’t) growing this summer and which routes have been dropped and added.

Blue Air begins capital connections

Blue Air begins capital connections

Blue Air links Larnaca to London Luton while Turin gains a connection to Berlin Tegel.

Viennese fire fighters in a whirl after Arch of Triumph win

Viennese fire fighters in a whirl after Arch of Triumph win

Vienna’s triumphant fire crew celebrates last week’s win for the Air India inaugural – the Austrian capital’s first ever victory in the competition. 10 airports vie for honours in this week’s Arch of Triumph battle.


SprintAir starts Radom services

SprintAir starts Radom services

SprintAir begins services from Radom in Poland to Berlin Tegel – will also launch flights to Gdansk, Prague and Wroclaw.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week - choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Boy oh boy! Have we got a baked bonanza for you. Due to our Easter vacation, we have the first two weeks of S16 rolled into one giant Cake of the Week public vote competition. It’s your airport’s chance for gastronomic route development glory…so mobilise your fans and followers to get voting now!!

Nordica starts Tallinn trio

Nordica starts Tallinn trio

Nordica begins services from the Estonian capital to Berlin Tegel, Paris CDG and Vienna – all in direct competition with airBaltic.


Flybe adds 16 airport pairs

Flybe adds 16 airport pairs

Flybe adds 16 routes to its network – commences its first based operations from Doncaster Sheffield.

S7 Airlines touches down at Berlin Tegel

S7 Airlines touches down at Berlin Tegel

S7 Airlines begins a five times weekly service from Moscow Domodedovo to the German capital – faces direct competition from Germanwings.

anna.aero helps Flybe open its latest base at Doncaster Sheffield; announces new route to Düsseldorf

anna.aero helps Flybe open its latest base at Doncaster Sheffield; announces new route to Düsseldorf

On 24 March Flybe opened its Doncaster Sheffield base where it will fly to eight destinations across the UK and Europe. On the same day Flybe confirmed that a ninth route to Düsseldorf will launch in October, while a tenth will be announced shortly. Take a closer look to see how the morning’s events unfolded, and to hear about Flybe’s […]


VLM Airlines hoping for better fortunes in Friedrichshafen after lack of success in Liege; operating eight routes across five countries in S16

VLM Airlines hoping for better fortunes in Friedrichshafen after lack of success in Liege; operating eight routes across five countries in S16

VLM Airlines, which operates a small fleet of Fokker 50s, resumed its own-branded scheduled services early last year. We examine which routes have been launched, which have survived, and which have not.

VLM Airlines re-establishes German domestic route trio

VLM Airlines re-establishes German domestic route trio

VLM Airlines starts domestic flights from Friedrichshafen to Berlin Tegel, Düsseldorf and Hamburg.

SprintAir starts Olsztyn-Mazury operations

SprintAir starts Olsztyn-Mazury operations

SprintAir connects Olsztyn-Mazury Airport in Poland to the German capital and Krakow, both with thrice-weekly operations.