After months of discussions and planning, Cornwall Airport Newquay launched British Airways’ Public Service Obligation (PSO) operation to and from London Heathrow on 24 July 2020, following the administration of Flybe and the temporary absence of a vital connection to the UK capital.
Wizz Air has announced a new route from Larnaca to Bergen, starting on 9 August 2020. In May the airline launched a new base in Larnaca and this latest announcement enhances its commitment to the further development of its network in Cyprus.
Regular international services to and from Riga Airport have been resumed by LOT Polish Airlines. The carrier is operating flights to Warsaw four times a week. It is now possible to travel to 49 destinations from Riga and seven international airlines have already resumed regular international passenger services from Riga.
From 31 August 2020, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines will launch a new daily service between Southampton and Amsterdam. The new route connects the South of England with KLM’s extensive global network via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and is a significant boost for both tourism and business travel in the region.
As passenger figures at Budapest Airport begin to grow week by week, the airline development team have reason to celebrate. Currently, with 16 airlines offering seats to 92 destinations, Budapest is experiencing an accelerated re-growth of passenger traffic.