STR - GRZ

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

ADR

In 2019, Italy’s Rome Fiumicino Airport ranked as Europe’s 11th busiest airport, handling 43.4 million passengers. Since 2000 total traffic had grown by 68% but there was a significant difference between domestic and international demand. While developments in the national high-speed rail network had contributed to domestic air travel falling by 11%, international passengers had […]

November 3, 2021 | Airlines, Airports, Europe, News & Analysis

Air Service One SLM - PMI gate 2

Salamanca Airport (IATA code SLM) in western Spain welcomed the return of scheduled services on Thursday 24 June when Volotea began 2-weekly service (Mondays and Thursdays) to/from Palma de Mallorca. The airport last saw scheduled flights in August 2019 when Air Europa offered the same route on a weekly basis. The same carrier offered a […]

June 25, 2021 | Latest Route News +