Ailevon Pacific

Themes of the Week American is adding two new destinations to their route map Frontier extended their schedule through January 10, 2024 Spirit is adding new seasonal routes in September and October WestJet is swooping in and replacing Swoop on several U.S. flights Five airline Q2 earnings calls are coming up this week: Allegiant, Frontier, […]

Milwaukee Airport

Milwaukee is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and, not surprisingly, is home to the state’s busiest airport. Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport, named after US Army General Billy Mitchell, typically welcomed around seven million passengers per annum pre-pandemic. Back in 2009, the airport’s leading airlines were Midwest Airlines and AirTran, with the two […]

Last week in Europe 13th June

Analysis by Air Service One suggests that the 11th week of the summer 2022 (S22) season (covering the period Sunday 5 June to Saturday 11 June) saw airlines launch a total of 66 new routes involving European airports, down from 133 in the previous week. Highlights included new transatlantic routes from PLAY (to New York […]

Last week in Europe

Analysis of Eurocontrol data for last week shows a steep drop in European flight operations compared with the previous week. As of 15 January, the seven-day moving average for flights was down 31.3% versus 2019. A week earlier, on 8 January, flights had been down 21.4%. That’s an alarming drop in just one week, reflecting […]

January 17, 2022 | Airlines, Airports, Europe, News & Analysis


There are several ‘rules’ that have defined how Europe’s low-cost carriers operate. These include high aircraft utilisation and no night-stopping of crews. To satisfy both of these rules that has usually meant trying to operate three return flights (or six sectors) in a day, airport curfews permitting. As a result, you might imagine that the […]

January 14, 2022 | Airlines, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story