Birmingham Airport

This summer’s triumphant Commonwealth Games in Birmingham showcased England’s second city across the globe – and offered yet another sign that ‘Brum’ is on the rise. While the games beamed Birmingham into the lives of millions, the city’s new high-speed rail link is set to shuttle millions more between London and the second city, turbo-charging […]

October 14, 2022 | Air Service Event News

Air Service One, easyJet Recovery

As revealed in last week’s lead story, both easyJet and Ryanair are currently seeing significantly lower capacity recovery figures for November 2022 than for August 2022 (when compared with the same months in 2019). However, while Ryanair’s November capacity is still 13% higher than in 2019, analysis of Cirium schedule data shows that easyJet is […]

September 23, 2022 | Airlines, Airports, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story

ATH return ribbon cut

UK leisure airline Jet2.com recently launched its first regular services to Athens, when it began 2-weekly service (Thursdays and Sundays) from both Birmingham and Manchester. The airport serving the Greek capital became the airline’s 15th destination in Greece. Jet2.com faces no competition on the route from Birmingham. However, both easyJet (up to 5-weekly) and Aegean […]

BHX Terminal

In the run up to World Routes, Vueling announced that it will add a second route from Birmingham Airport – the UK’s third largest airport outside London, and the UK’s seventh largest overall – a three times weekly A321 service from Paris Orly, beginning on 3 November. “This is a great new route for Birmingham. […]

October 10, 2021 | Airports, Europe, News & Analysis

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