Visitors flock to Iceland in the summer to behold the midnight sun

Iceland’s main travel hub, Keflavik Airport (KEF), anticipates a busy 2024 summer season with a total of 25 airlines serving over 80 destinations. This will result in passenger growth of approximately 7% during the summer (April – October), with the airport to welcome a projected 5.8 million travellers over the six-month period. KEF will see […]

April 17, 2024 | Air Service Event News

London Southend Airport, which has slots available in a London market returning to full capacity, has routes like Barcelona, Copenhagen, Dusseldorf and Budapest on its new route shopping list while it is attending Routes Europe later this month.

London Southend Airport (LSA) is attending Routes Europe in Aarhus to exploit the capacity gaps that exists in other London markets. “Barcelona is just one of several major London markets we have on our new routes shopping list as having a lot less seats on sale this summer from the London system than in 2019,” […]

April 16, 2024 | Air Service Event News


ACI-NA’s 2024 JumpStart Conference will take place in Washington DC from May 20 – 22, bringing together decision makers from the world’s leading airlines and over 200 airports to grow air services and expand global economic growth. The premier three-day air service development conference is hosted by Washington Dulles International Airport in partnership with Destination […]

April 11, 2024 | Air Service Event News

Milan Bergamo Airport surpasses 15 million passengers and expands global connectivity

Milan Bergamo Airport has put together its largest summer network with a notable fifteen new routes being launched by seven different airlines spanning Europe and Africa. Along with strong growth in the number of flights on existing routes, Milan Bergamo Airport expects scheduled capacity to increase 8.4% year-on-year to a record 12.5 million seats during […]

Routes Europe in Aarhus Denmark

Routes Europe 2024, set in the picturesque city of Aarhus from 22 – 24 April, will bring together over 320 organisations including airlines, airports, tourism authorities, and other stakeholders to discuss crucial industry trends, forge valuable partnerships, and explore potential new routes. Aarhus, Denmark’s vibrant cultural hub nestled along the stunning Jutland peninsula, is renowned […]

March 22, 2024 | Air Service Event News

Miami International Airport handled a record 52.3 million passengers in 2023

Miami International Airport (MIA) stands as the vibrant heart of Miami-Dade County, serving not only as a critical transportation hub but also as a key economic engine for the entire region. With its strategic location and unparalleled connectivity, MIA plays a pivotal role for Florida’s global connectivity, managing nearly 60% of the state’s total international […]

Billund Airport welcomes route development delegates to Denmark.

Billund Airport, the primary gateway to West Denmark, is poised to welcome this year’s route development event attendees to an unparalleled travel experience as the conference makes its way to nearby Aarhus from 22 – 24 April. Located just an hour’s drive away from Aarhus City Centre, Billund Airport serves as a convenient access point […]

February 19, 2024 | Air Service Event News

easyJet base launch Nantes

This year is the 20th anniversary of the first CONNECT event (then known as French CONNECT) which was held in Liverpool in the UK. My first experience of the event was the following year in 2005 when it was held in Sheffield. It was the first time I had stayed away from home since the […]