easyJet this summer:

Unlike Ryanair and Wizz Air, who have both increased their market share of European air travel since 2019, easyJet’s share has remained virtually unchanged at around 7.5%. This still makes it Europe’s second biggest carrier, well ahead of Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and Wizz Air. Analysis of Cirium schedule data for 2023 Q2 indicated that easyJet’s […]

Ryanair No1

Ryanair continues to grow its market share of European air travel. In the second quarter of this year, analysis of Cirium schedules data indicates that it will account for 14.6% of all scheduled seats from European airports. That is an increase of over three percentage points versus 2019 Q2. In this analysis we take a […]

Ryanair at Bergamo

Milan Bergamo recorded its busiest ever month in December 2022, with more than 1,1 million passengers travelling through its terminal. The stats capped off what was a remarkable recovery year for the airport, which is now broadly back to its pre-pandemic performance and maintains its position as Italy’s third busiest airport. If 2022 was a […]

February 20, 2023 | Air Service Event News

Italy Country Focus

According to figures recently published by Assaeroporti, Italy’s airports welcomed over 164 million passengers in 2022. That is more than twice as many as were handled in 2021 and, more impressively, only 15% fewer than the 193 million achieved in 2019. In September and October, the number of passengers passing through the country’s airports was […]

February 14, 2023 | Airports, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story

Milan Bergamo Airport

Milan Bergamo is flying high as it goes into autumn. The airport saw a near-return to pre-pandemic passenger numbers in September, and the following month cut the ribbon on a new UPS warehouse that will help supercharge its cargo business. Winter also looks set to be busy for Bergamo. In addition to Ryanair’s new routes […]

November 11, 2022 | Air Service Event News


Europe has been part of flydubai’s network since 2010, when it launched Samara, in European Russia. flydubai’s Europe growth has been rapid, passing one million seats in 2015 when it served 21 destinations continent-wide, according to Cirium schedules data. The carrier has now added three more routes, marking its return to Greece and meaning its […]

November 10, 2022 | Airlines, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story

Bergamo - Rotterdam

It’s all change at Milan Bergamo Airport (BGY), which has undergone a makeover during the pandemic. In the last 12 months, its single terminal has been expanded to include a brand-new area for Schengen departures, new shops and facilities, and a renovated check-in hall. Milan Bergamo has also recorded a rapid recovery of its traffic, […]

October 12, 2022 | Air Service Event News