Articles Tagged ‘VLC’
Luxair has announced Valencia from 20 July, with this the carrier’s sixth new route for this summer. It’ll be operated by Dash-8-400s with a long block time of 2h 30m.
British Airways inaugurates a four times weekly link between London Heathrow and Osaka Kansai.
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Royal Brunei Airlines begins direct services from London Heathrow to Bandar Seri Begawan, Aerodom’s airports add flights from Brussels and Moscow Sheremetyevo, plus CONNECT launches a new Middle East, India & Africa show in Dubai next year.
Ryanair launches 45 more routes – only five face direct competition from other carriers.
Laudamotion opens 15 new routes from Vienna, while also adding two from Berlin Tegel.
Ryanair launches services on 60 airport pairs – 13 already served by other carriers.
Ryanair to launch French bases at Bordeaux and Marseille in S19; anna.aero’s predictions prove correct
In January, Ryanair indicated that France was foremost in its thoughts for potential new operating bases and anna.aero predicted the four French airports most likely to host a hub. On 27 September the ULCC confirmed that two of these airports, Bordeaux and Marseille, will become bases in time for S19.
Vueling will offer 3.59 million seats on flights serving Paris Orly in 2018, a 3.8% increase on 2017. Since beginning flights to the French capital’s secondary hub in 2009, it has consistently grown its annual capacity proposition from the airport. Nick Preston examines recent developments in the LCC’s Orly network.
LEVEL launches eight routes from Vienna to destinations in Croatia, Cyprus, France, Italy and Spain.
Spain – Turkey capacity down 7.2% in 2017, Turkish Airlines is largest carrier, main hubs dominate market
There were 1.51 million two-way seats available between Spain and Turkey in 2017, a 7.2% decline compared to the previous year. This European country pair has now experienced two consecutive years of cuts. Nick Preston takes a look at recent trends in terms of its leading airlines, airports and routes.
LEVEL announces its intention to start 14 routes from Vienna Airport – with six to start later this month. Marc Watkins takes a look at the airline rankings at the Austrian capital city airport and the competition on the routes it has announced so far.
easyJet also bases a sixth aircraft in Northern Ireland and expands from more bases in France and Italy.