Articles Tagged ‘Wideroe’

Route launches (27 August - 3 September)

Route launches (27 August – 3 September)

Alaska began San Jose from Spokane, its second Bay Area service; Aer Lingus replaced flybe on core Belfast City route to Edinburgh; and more.

Widerøe launches London Southend from Bergen

Widerøe launches London Southend from Bergen

Widerøe began the first of its twice-weekly services from Bergen to London Southend on 31 August, providing service on what has been a tumultuous city-pair.

Route launches and new route announcements (18 - 25 June)

Route launches and new route announcements (18 – 25 June)

Sun Country begins Baltimore from Minneapolis; Air Serbia adds Belgrade – Oslo, the third airline to Oslo-area; Wizz Air to start 5 new routes from Larnaca; Australia’s Alliance to start Fokker services to the Sunny Coast; and more.


Widerøe adds Bergen to Southend; Bergen - London seats down 179,000 seats from 2013 high

Widerøe adds Bergen to Southend; Bergen – London seats down 179,000 seats from 2013 high

Widerøe announces Bergen – London Southend from 31 August, which is based on a clear market gap.

Austrian Airlines to retire Dash-8-400s as 9 airlines stop using it this year

Austrian Airlines to retire Dash-8-400s as 9 airlines stop using it this year

As Austrian Airlines to end Dash-8-400 operations, we look at its remaining operators and routes, including one airline that reintroduced it this year.

Global turboprop capacity up 22% since 2009; Vancouver is 'Top of the Props' as Canada overtakes US to become top market

Global turboprop capacity up 22% since 2009; Vancouver is ‘Top of the Props’ as Canada overtakes US to become top market

More than 245 million two-way seats were available on scheduled turboprop flights in 2018, a 22% increase since 2009. Nick Preston examines trends over the past decade to identify which airlines, airports and country markets have seen the biggest increases or cuts in services performed by these aircraft.


30-Second Interview – Paul Winfield, Director of Aviation Development and Marketing, Liverpool Airport

30-Second Interview – Paul Winfield, Director of Aviation Development and Marketing, Liverpool Airport

A few weeks ago anna.aero’s Assistant Editor Jonathan Ford sat down for a chat with Liverpool Airport’s Director of Aviation Development and Marketing Paul Winfield. In the meeting the two discussed recent route launches and upcoming announcements, plus the airport’s strategy for the coming years.

London's airports handle 44 million more passengers than in 2010; four of the top five airlines don't serve Heathrow

London’s airports handle 44 million more passengers than in 2010; four of the top five airlines don’t serve Heathrow

London’s Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton, City and Southend airports hosted over 171.06 million passengers last year, up from 127.17 million in 2010. Jonathan Ford highlights which airports are reporting the biggest net gain in passengers, the top destinations, plus the growth patterns of its leading airlines.

North America notches its second Arch of Triumph win of 2018

North America notches its second Arch of Triumph win of 2018

The world’s biggest aviation market has taken until August to provide its second victorious champion of this year’s Arch of Triumph competition. What is more noteworthy is the fact that the same Floridian airport has delivered both of these wins for the region.


Widerøe commences Hamburg and London Stansted links

Widerøe commences Hamburg and London Stansted links

Widerøe launches flights from Bergen to Hamburg, while Kristiansand gains a London Stansted service.

European and US airports battle it out in Week 32 of the Arch of Triumph 2018

European and US airports battle it out in Week 32 of the Arch of Triumph 2018

Six airports battled it out in a special transatlantic edition of the Arch of Triumph this week, with two European and four US facilities fighting it out to claim victory. With five baptisms for low-cost launches, and the other a niche regional service, see which airport took the title in Week 32 of the 2018 […]

Widerøe adds second UK link and first German sector from Bergen

Widerøe adds second UK link and first German sector from Bergen

Widerøe launches a twice-weekly service from Bergen to Liverpool and three times weekly link to Munich.