EUROPE INSIGHT: Irish market has strongest patriotism to its home airlines

In a world of globalisation national brands are increasingly crossing borders. Even in the highly regulated aviation business airline groupings have found ways around restrictive…..

LOT Polish Airlines hungry to highlight how its long-haul model can translate into foreign markets

LOT Polish Airlines believes its recent comprehensive business restructuring has delivered sufficient cost savings for it to be able to deploy its long-haul aircraft on…..

Behind Brexit, is the UK market already failing to deliver profitable returns for LCCs?

While we continue to have no idea how Brexit will impact the relationship between the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU) states or…..

Air France boosts short-haul feed into SkyTeam, but not into its Paris hub

When you consider short-haul feed within the Air France business model you would obviously consider the airline’s vast network into its Charles De Gaulle Airport…..

DATA INSIGHT: Norwegian’s fledgling UK business boasts youngest fleet among European LCCs

Norwegian Air UK, the London-based operation of the fast-growing low-cost carrier (LCC), has the youngest fleet among Europe’s expanding LCC sector, according to latest fleet…..

Maintaining reliability – an eye on aviation’s on time performance

One of the few constants in our dynamic industry is the need for travellers to arrive at their destination or connecting airport on time. Whether…..

Darwin’s evolution continues as Swiss regional enters Slovenian hands

After first launching flights in 2003 to maintain connectivity between Ticino, the southernmost canton of Switzerland and the domestic financial centres of Geneva and Zurich…..

New London and Birmingham bases help push Jet2.com ahead of leisure rivals

The opening of new bases at Birmingham and London Stansted will grow Jet2.com network capacity by over 45% this summer, versus last year, as the…..

France becomes world leader in soft power, new global survey reveals

The third edition of the annual Soft Power 30 index has delivered a surprise result with France overtaking the previous two years’ winners the United…..

Wizz Air eyes UK licence as airlines continue to battle Brexit rights concerns

Central and Eastern European low cost carrier Wizz Air has confirmed it will take action to safeguard its important UK network of flights and establish…..