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Key traffic figures Zurich Airport September 2019: 0.3% more passengers

In September, 2’889’060 passengers passed through Zurich Airport, corresponding to an increase of 0.3% compared to last year. Local passengers decreased by 0.3% to 2’059’246...

Network Airline Management and Liege Airport extend their long-standing relationship

Network Airline Management (NAM) and Liege Airport are pleased to extend their already long-standing working relationship for a further 3 years, cementing the cargo...

Minor disruptions at London City airport on first day of Extinction Rebellion protests

In the morning of 9 October, "Extinction Rebellion (*)" protesters gathered at London City Airport for a three-day occupation of the airport. Dozens of...

Seven new Ryanair routes this winter from Bordeaux

This winter, Ryanair will offer 31 direct routes, including 7 new routes and 15 routes extended from summer to winter. Ryanair on 2 October celebrated...

Virgin Atlantic and Delta Cargo open new technology-inspired export facility at London Heathrow

Virgin Atlantic Cargo and Delta Cargo have opened a state-of-the-art export facility at London Heathrow to future-proof the joint venture’s growth plans in the...

Nearly 2.5 million passengers passed through Brussels Airport in September (+1.8%)

In September, Brussels Airport welcomed nearly 2.5 million passengers, an increase of 1.8% on September 2018. Cargo transport fell sharply by 12.3% compared to...

Brussels Airlines flies daily to Kinshasa again and introduces Premium Economy on African flights

Africa remains a key market for the Belgian airline Since last week, Brussels Airlines operates seven flights per week to Kinshasa again. At the same...

airBaltic announces new flights to Manchester, Yerevan and the Norwegian cities of Bergen and Trondheim

Latvian airline airBaltic announces that as of summer season 2020 it will launch new flights from Riga to Manchester (United Kingdom), Yerevan (Armenia) as well as...

Ryanair launches new Brussels South Charleroi route to Nantes

Ryanair today (9 Oct) announced a new Brussels Charleroi route to Nantes in France, with a four times weekly service commencing in March 2020,...

British Airways launches direct flights to Antalya in time for Summer 2020

British Airways launches six-per week service between London Gatwick and summer hotspot Antalya, Turkey The new route begins on April 30, 2020, and...

Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 767 suffers engine failure just after take-off Dakar Blaise Diagne Airport

On 8 October, an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 767-300 (ET-AMG) operated flight ET908 between Dakar, Senegal and Bamako, Mali. During take-off, the aircraft suffered an...

Volotea will connect Toulouse to Hamburg on behalf of Airbus

Starting Monday, November 4, 2019, the airline Volotea will link Toulouse to Hamburg, and connect two of the main Airbus sites for five years....

More than three million passengers at Berlin’s airports in September (-4%)

The number of passengers at Berlin’s airports in the first nine months of this year has risen. Between January and September 2019, 27,261,093 passengers...

Wizz Air bases additional aircraft in Iasi, adds 6 routes and increases frequencies (incl. to Brussels South)

Wizz Air, the largest airline in Romania and one of Europe’s fastest-growing airlines following the recent announcement regarding the further development of its Bucharest...

Norwegian Air cabin crew based at Paris CDG reissue strike warning

French unions UNAC (Union des Navigants de l’Aviation Civile) and SNPNC-FO (Syndicat National du Personnel Navigant Commercial), representing Norwegian Air cabin crew based at...

Lufthansa’s first Airbus A321neo christened “Aachen” at Dusseldorf Airport

Carsten Spohr (CEO Lufthansa) and Armin Laschet (Minister-President North Rhine-Westphalia) promote sustainable technology in aviation   An Airbus named Aachen: First Lufthansa Airbus A321neo christened...

easyJet flight towards Tenerife South diverts to Faro after on-board brawl

On 3 October, an easyJet Airbus A320neo (G-UZHI) operated flight U21903 between Manchester, United Kingdom and Tenerife South Airport, Spain. The crew, however, was...

New ‘Flugzug’ rail service replaces flights operated by Adria Airways between Lugano and Zurich Airport

A new ‘Flugzug’ rail service between Lugano Station and Zurich Airport is bookable now for travel from 16 October. The cost of the rail...

Finnair continues to grow in Japan, with daily flights to Haneda Airport as of March 2020

Finnair is adding capacity to Japan with daily flights to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport as of the start of the 2020 summer season, subject to slot availability. The new frequencies to and from Haneda will be in addition to...

CALL: Jet Airways stewardess wants to find her saviour from the Brussels Airport terror attack

Belgian television channel VTM launched a call tonight to find one of the saviours of Nidhi Chaphekar. Three years ago the Indian flight attendant...