ATH-DXB

Aegean Airlines inaugurated a new service between Athens and Dubai on Saturday 11 November. The 3,275-kilometre route will be maintained 6-weekly, every day except Thursdays, with the A320neo aircraft. It will operate alongside Aegean Airlines’ partner Emirates, which runs a daily rotation between the two cities. Flight A3958 departs Athens at 10:25 local time, arriving […]

November 20, 2023 | Latest Route News +

STR - DXB

Since 2015 Dubai has been the leading non-European destination from European airports as measured by annual non-stop seat capacity. That was the year when it overtook New York, which had previously held that honour. Just a decade earlier, in 2005, Dubai had only had around 40% of New York’s European seat capacity. Since 2015, Dubai […]

AUH - VIE

International long-haul traffic was hit especially hard by the pandemic, with many Asian countries in particular imposing extremely severe restrictions on foreign visitors. Some of these markets are still only just opening up to international passenger flights. For many European travellers, a popular way of reaching many key Asian markets was to use one of […]

November 21, 2022 | Airlines, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story

Flydubai

Europe has been part of flydubai’s network since 2010, when it launched Samara, in European Russia. flydubai’s Europe growth has been rapid, passing one million seats in 2015 when it served 21 destinations continent-wide, according to Cirium schedules data. The carrier has now added three more routes, marking its return to Greece and meaning its […]

November 10, 2022 | Airlines, Europe, News & Analysis, Top Story