Connect 2025 in Girona Spain

The Airport Agency has announced that the CONNECT 2025 Route Development Forum will be held in Girona, Spain, from February 3-5, hosted in partnership with the Government of Catalonia, the Diputacio de Girona, and the Chamber of Commerce of Girona. Following the success of the 20th edition in Turin, CONNECT 2025 is expected to attract […]

May 7, 2024 | Air Service Event News

Italian Market review

As the world steadily emerged from the shadows of the Covid-19 pandemic, Italy’s aviation sector witnessed a significant resurgence. The previous year marked a robust rebound in passenger traffic, with airlines and airports bustling with renewed activity. Low-cost carriers played a pivotal role in boosting frequencies, expanding capacity, and launching numerous new routes in the […]

February 7, 2024 | Airlines, Airports, Europe, News & Analysis

European recovery

The European aviation sector’s recovery in 2023 has been uneven, with most southern and southeast European markets surpassing pre-pandemic 2019 records, while the majority in the west and north are still trailing behind. These trends persist into the first quarter of 2024 when compared to the same three-month period in 2019, which was unaffected by […]

Norwegian was one of four new airlines to commence flights to Milan Bergamo Airport in 2023.

Milan Bergamo Airport concluded 2023 with unprecedented success, achieving historic milestones in passenger numbers and flight operations, while continuing to develop its infrastructure to cater for the record volume of traffic. The airport welcomed a total of 15,974,386 passengers through its doors in 2023, marking a notable year-on-year increase of 21.4%. This figure not only […]

Geneva Airport

Geneva Airport (GVA) entered 2024 with a strong performance, approaching its pre-pandemic passenger levels. Both the tourism and Visiting Friends and Relatives (VFR) segments have not only rebounded to 2019 levels but have even exceeded them in specific markets. Additionally, there is a visible rise in travel for diplomatic engagements and conferences, highlighting the importance […]

New routes, frequency growth and the arrival of new airlines on the cards for Münster/Osnabrück in 2024

In the picturesque northwest of Germany close to the Dutch border, Münster/Osnabrück Airport (FMO) has emerged as a standout success in the country’s aviation sector in 2023, which is still navigating the challenges in the aftermath of the Covid-19 global health emergency. With its strategic location and a commitment to innovation, FMO matched pre-pandemic passenger […]

Air Sewrvice One talks with Milan Bergamo

  With 2023 well underway Air Service One will be continuing our successful series of interviews with key air service development figures from airports and airlines worldwide. This time we spoke with Giacomo Cattaneo, Director of Commercial Aviation, Milan Bergamo Airport to understand how the airport has come back after such a huge struggle during […]

February 21, 2023 | Airports, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story

Bordeaux AIrport

It looks set to be a stellar summer season for Bordeaux Airport, which has just released its flight schedule. The headline stats are: 128 direct routes (including 11 new routes), 93 destinations and 25 airline partners. The airport’s expanding route network is partly down to the densification programmes of major hub airlines, including IAG group […]

Air Force Two

Booming passenger numbers, a refurbished runway, and a visit from G7 leaders made 2022 a milestone year for Münster/Osnabrück Airport (FMO). Stats show that 834,000 passengers travelled through the airport in northwest Germany last year – an increase of 130 per cent compared to 2021. The airport’s post-pandemic recovery has been far more pronounced than […]

February 20, 2023 | Air Service Event News