BRU-LCA

Cyprus Airways inaugurated flights between Larnaca and Brussels BRU on Monday 5 February. The 2,940-kilometre route will be maintained 2-weekly, on Mondays and Thursdays, with the 138-seat A220-300 aircraft. Flights will increase to 3-weekly from 30 March. The carrier faces no competition on the route. What they said Christos Limnatitis, Chief Commercial Officer at Cyprus […]

February 12, 2024 | Latest Route News +

JED-BRU

flynas inaugurated operations between Jeddah in Saudi Arabia and Brussels on Saturday 2 December. The 3-weekly 4,420-kilometre service will be maintained on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, with the A320neo aircraft. The airline faces no competition on the route. Flight XY641 departs Jeddah at 03:40 local time, arriving in Brussels at 08:25 local time. The return […]

December 6, 2023 | Latest Route News +

BRU-SSH

Brussels Airlines introduced flights between Brussels and Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt on Friday 27 October. The 3,575-kilometre weekly service will be maintained with the 180-seat A320 aircraft. The airline competes against TUI fly Belgium’s weekly rotation on the route. Flight SN3327 departs Brussels at 07:10 local time, arriving in Sharm El-Sheikh at 13:00 local time. […]

October 30, 2023 | Latest Route News +

AMM-BRU

Royal Jordanian introduced flights between its Amman hub and Brussels on Thursday 26 October. The 3,345-kilometre service will be maintained 3-weekly on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays with a mix of its A320-familly fleet. The carrier faces no competition on the route. Flight RJ141 takes off from Amman at 11:00 local time, arriving in Brussels at 14:15 local time. The return […]

October 27, 2023 | Latest Route News +

YYZ-BRU

Air Canada introduced seasonal flights between Toronto YYZ and Brussels on Tuesday 1 August. The 6,060-kilometre service will be maintained 5-weekly, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays out of Canada’s largest city, with operations to increase to daily during S24. The Star Alliance member airline will deploy its 255-seat 787-8 on the route. It […]

August 3, 2023 | Latest Route News +

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 […]

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

Brussels Airlines

Brussels Airlines is the smallest carrier in the Lufthansa Group. According to the Group’s quarterly statistics, it carried just over five million passengers between January and September 2022, equivalent to less than 7% of the Group’s total passengers. It has undertaken a considerable network purge as a part of its reorientation towards stronger financial performance. […]

February 23, 2023 | Airlines, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story