PLQ-AMS

airBaltic inaugurated operations between Palanga, on Lithuania’s Baltic coast, and Amsterdam on Wednesday 29 May. The 1,135-kilometre service will be maintained with the A220-300 aircraft on Wednesdays and Sundays. The carrier faces no competition between the two cities. Flight BT1061, which originates in Riga, departs Palanga at 12:50 local time, arriving in Amsterdam at 14:00 […]

June 3, 2024 | Latest Route News +

SZG-AMS

Eurowings chose the first day of December to launch flights between Salzburg and Amsterdam. The 775-kilometre service will be maintained 2-weekly, on Fridays and Sundays, with the A320 aircraft. The airline goes head-to-head against Transavia’s weekly rotation on the route, however, competition will heat up from 16 December when easyJet introduces flights between the two […]

December 5, 2023 | Latest Route News +

AMS-CUR

Corendon Airlines introduced its first long-haul service on Friday November 3 by inaugurating flights between Amsterdam and Curacao in the southern Caribbean Sea. The 7,840-kilometre route will initially be maintained 3-weekly, on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, increasing to 5-weekly from 16 December. Corendon will utilise a brand new 432-seat A350-900 aircraft operated by World2Fly under […]

November 12, 2023 | Latest Route News +

BOS - AMS LAUNCH

JetBlue added its latest transatlantic service on Wednesday 20 September by inaugurating flights between Boston and Amsterdam. The 5,565-kilometre route will be maintained daily with the 138-seat A321LR aircraft. The airline competes directly against Delta’s 2-daily and KLM’s daily flights between the two cities. The Boston to Amsterdam service is JetBlue’s second route to the Dutch […]

September 25, 2023 | Latest Route News +

JetBlue AMS

Amsterdam is one of 53 airports with non-stop United States flights in September, based on Cirium schedules information data. With about 309,000 departing seats, it ranks fourth, behind London LHR, Paris CDG and Frankfurt. However, with available capacity 10.0% below that of September 2019, Amsterdam remains less recovered than the three larger airports and Europe-US […]

September 12, 2023 | Airlines, Airports, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story

JFK-AMS

Check out the inaugural arrival at Schiphol Airport HERE! JetBlue introduced its fourth European destination on Tuesday 29 August by launching flights between New York JFK and Amsterdam. The 5,865-kilometre route will be maintained daily with the 138-seat A321neo aircraft. The airline will compete against the KLM – Delta joint venture on the route, with the […]

August 31, 2023 | Latest Route News +

Schiphol Air India

Air India launched flights between Delhi and Amsterdam on Sunday 11 June, marking its return to the Dutch city following a 26-year hiatus. The 6,735-kilometre service will be maintained 4-weekly, on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, using the 256-seat 787-8 aircraft. The airline will compete directly against KLM’s 6-weekly rotations between the two cities. Flight […]

June 19, 2023 | Latest Route News +

Europe’s six major airport

Airport data collected for 2022 reveals that Europe’s six busiest airports all handled at least 48 million passengers last year. Istanbul IST led the way with 64.3 million followed by London LHR (61.6m), Paris CDG (57.5m), Amsterdam (52.5m), Madrid (50.6m) and Frankfurt (48.9m). Seventh placed Barcelona was some way behind with 41.6m passengers while eighth […]

Transavia Cakes

A subsidiary of Air France-KLM, Transavia has grown significantly. This summer, it has 9.56 million one-way seats, up by an astonishing 52.3% versus S19 and 9.5% over the previous record. In comparison to S19, it has grown much quicker than other European LCC subsidiaries Vueling (5.4%) and Eurowings (-14.5%), although these remain much bigger by […]

February 28, 2023 | Airlines, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story