Airline News - Europe.


Mar 24, 2008

Open skies will create competition on trans-Atlantic routes. The open skies agreement between the U.S. and Europe will go into effect on March 30, giving travelers more choices and access to less-expensive airline fares. The agreement will open market competition on trans-Atlantic routes between the U.S. and Europe. Mar 23, 2008


Bmi commenced a daily A320 London Heathrow-Tel Aviv, its 38th route from LHR. Low-cost subsidiary bmibaby will launch twice-weekly Cardiff-Barcelona on May 24, becoming thrice-weekly June 18. Mar 17, 2008

Cimber Air

Cimber Air will launch flights from Norrkoping to Helsinki and Munich on March 30. Mar 18, 2008

Highland Airways

Highland Airways - which operates the North-South Wales air route from Cardiff to Anglesey - launches tri-lingual website in English, Scottish Gaelic and Welsh. Mar 17, 2008


Spanair launched a new four-class fare structure dubbed Spanairx4, calling the concept "modern and versatile" and one that will set it apart from domestic competitors. The classes are labeled "business," "avant," "economy plus" and "economy." Business offers passengers a 30-kg. baggage check-in allowance (10 kg. more than economy plus and economy), lounge access and...

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