Located in southern Poland, Kraków welcomed a record 9.4 million passengers in 2023, cementing its position as the country’s second-busiest airport. Famed for being a big inbound tourist market and the country’s Poland’s second most populous city, Kraków gained an additional million passengers versus 2019. Eight airlines were added in two years Analysing Cirium schedules […]

Athens focus

Long gone are the days of the economic and financial crises that gripped Greece 15 years ago, having had a significant impact on the country’s aviation and tourism sectors. Greece has rebounded strongly since and has emerged from the coronavirus pandemic as one of the strongest aviation markets in Europe. Athens International Airport (AIA) has […]

United Airlines Palma launch

The tourist mecca of Palma de Mallorca welcomed 31.1 million passengers last year, meaning it was comfortably Spain’s third-busiest airport. Traffic was nearly 5% higher than in 2019, double the recovery of the country generally. Gaining its first transatlantic service – United Airlines from Newark – in 2022 helped. Palma was Europe’s 15th busiest airport […]

Montpellier airport

Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport (MPL), located in Southern France, halfway between Provence and Catalonia, is set for a vibrant and busy summer season featuring new routes and expanded capacity amidst a challenging and competitive environment. The airport ended 2023 with a total of 1,747,000 travellers, reaching just over 90% of its 2019 pre-pandemic passenger levels. The solid […]