Articles Tagged ‘WRO’

SWISS wins race to be: “Fastest Airline In The World” in Airbus-sponsored anna.aero-Budapest Airport Runway Run

SWISS wins race to be: “Fastest Airline In The World” in Airbus-sponsored anna.aero-Budapest Airport Runway Run

SWISS is officially “The Fastest Airline In The World” having won the air transport industry’s 10km charity race held annually on Runway 13R-31L of Budapest Airport on Saturday 5 September. Our race coverage includes comment from the airline’s CEO on welcoming the victorious team home.

Ryanair becomes Poland’s #1 carrier; UK biggest market

Ryanair becomes Poland’s #1 carrier; UK biggest market

Ryanair’s capacity growth of 19% over the past 12 months has resulted in the ULCC becoming the nation’s largest airline. In S15, Poland’s overall seat capacity is up 11% compared to S14, with Iceland recording the largest increase of 58%, while Egypt recorded a decline of -199%. anna.aero looks further into the capacity distribution of […]

eurolot enters liquidation; bookings blocked after 31 March; 17 European airports affected

eurolot enters liquidation; bookings blocked after 31 March; 17 European airports affected

eurolot becomes the second notable airline casualty of 2015 (after Cyprus Airways), with many of Poland’s airports – big and small ‒ to be affected. Devastating news as this is, it may also create a window of opportunity for fresh capacity to be injected into some markets – anna.aero investigates where this is most likely.


Ryanair has a quiet week, launching just 25 routes

Ryanair has a quiet week, launching just 25 routes

Ryanair adds three new bases and a new destination to its network map this week ‒ Hamburg. 

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

UK’s eighth busiest gateway according to CAA figures, Glasgow Airport has consolidated its annual passenger performance over recent years, growing by 2.9% in 2013. With a total of 22 carriers operating from the Scottish gateway, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant easyJet is this […]

Ryanair expands with eight new European routes

Ryanair expands with eight new European routes

Ryanair adds eight new routes utilising its 737-800s and competes with Vueling, Jetairfly, Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium and eurolot.


Wizz Air celebrates 10th birthday and 69 million passengers

Wizz Air celebrates 10th birthday and 69 million passengers

Wizz Air turned 10 on 19 May 2014. We reveal the airline’s rate of growth each year and which bases it has opened (and when). Plus a look at which are the airline’s busiest airports, and how much they have grown in the last 12 months. And we reveal which airports have been added to […]

The lines are now closed and your vote will no longer register - you’ve missed your chance to vote for the Cake of the Week S14 Part 2

The lines are now closed and your vote will no longer register – you’ve missed your chance to vote for the Cake of the Week S14 Part 2

Over 2,300 readers have had their say and here are the results you’ve patiently been waiting for. Ryanair celebrate gold and silver for the best cakes in the Summer Scheduling Season Part 2 readers vote.

Ryanair adds 61 new routes in first week of April

Ryanair adds 61 new routes in first week of April

Ryanair opens a new base in Athens and adds most new routes in Greece, Ireland, Italy and the UK.


Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 - entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 – entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Valencia Airport won the Cake of the Week Vote S14 Part 1 for Lufthansa’s Valencia to Frankfurt cake with a convincing win over the favourite – a Malta-London Gatwick cake for British Airways. There are 24 more cakes to choose from this week including an Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate cake which bears a striking […]

eurolot adds second link to Belgian capital

eurolot adds second link to Belgian capital

eurolot began thrice-weekly flights from Wroclaw to Brussels on 1 April operating Q400s.

Poland’s airports break 25m for first time in 2013; Warsaw Chopin hits 10m mark

Poland’s airports break 25m for first time in 2013; Warsaw Chopin hits 10m mark

After last week’s Austrian market analysis, this week anna.aero takes a closer look at developments in Poland — interestingly both markets are about the same size with 25 million passengers. In Austria, the country’s main airport still dominates, but the story is different in Poland, where regional airports have prospered.