Volotea 60 million passengers

The first commercial flight of Spanish-headquartered Volotea was in April 2012. It has grown considerably in the subsequent 12 years, with its 60 millionth passenger carried in 2024. It continues to focus on thin, mainly unserved leisure destinations. According to Planespotters.net, it has 43 aircraft: 23 A320ceos and 20 A319s. They average 17 years. Like […]


Widerøe (IATA code WF), the Norwegian regional carrier, has introduced another international route. On 25 June it began 3-weekly service between Oslo TRF and Florence. The 1,710-kilometre route will be flown on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays using the airline’s Embraer E195s. No other carrier connects these two airports. However, SAS began service from Oslo OSL […]

July 5, 2023 | Latest Route News +

FLR Volotea base

Volotea opened its seventh base in Italy and seventeenth in Europe on Friday 7 April by introducing the first two of five new routes from Florence. 6 April: Bari (2-weekly) 6 April: Palermo (2-weekly) 13 April: Nantes (2-weekly) 26 May: Olbia (5-weekly) 10 October: Hamburg (2-weekly) The LCC will compete directly against Vueling’s 3-weekly Palermo service. From 13 June, Volotea will […]

April 11, 2023 | Latest Route News +