NERD: New European Routes Database - over 2,900 new European routes launched since 20 May 2020 (updated 16 January 2022)
EATS: European Airport Traffic Statistics for 2021 for over 400 airports (updated 16 January 2022)
#74 (Dec 21): Air traffic trends in December / BA back at Gatwick / Funchal / Aeroflot / EU-Armenia / Nuremberg / Air Belgium / 196 N American routes
#73 (Nov 21): Ryanair grows European market share / ITA Airways / Istanbul IST / Eurowings in Prague / Rome FCO / 112 new N American routes#72 (Oct 21): 67 new European routes in four weeks / Italy / Vueling in Paris Orly / Europe-Dubai / Stockholm Arlanda / 48 new N American routes
#71 (Sep 21): 196 new European routes in seven weeks / (U)LCCs network evolution / Zagreb / Blue Air / Luxembourg / 93 new North American routes
#70 (Jul 21): 666 new routes in six weeks in Europe / Ryanair v Wizz Air / new hub routes / Jet2.com / Pristina / Canada / 180 new US routes
#69 (Jun 21): 200 new routes launched in Europe / Stobart Air / Norway / Ryanair / Breeze / Volotea / easyJet / Wizz Air / Eurowings / 300 new US routes
#68 (May 21): European traffic still not growing / Wizz Air in Rome / Billund / Ryanair in Sweden / SkyUp / 80 new European routes / 88 new US routes
#67 (Apr 21): North American analysis added / Pegasus / Croatia / Alaska Airlines / Turin / Avelo / Flair / 91 new European routes / 100 new US routes
#66 (Mar 21): Russia and Turkey lead the way in Q1 / global passenger trends / Ryanair in UK / S7 Airlines / MEB3 to Europe / Lodz / 31 new routes
#65 (Feb 21): Top 5 routes for Europe’s top 30 airlines / Amsterdam / UK traffic trends / Sarajevo / Europe-Nigeria / Treviso / Makhachkala / 19 new routes
#64 (Jan 21): Latest European traffic trends / Ryanair in Italy / Montenegro / Europe-South Africa / Alta / Granada / Rennes / over 60 new routes
#63 (Dec 20): Global demand trends / Pobeda / Wizz Air in November / Greece domestic / Ryanair BVA base / Turkish Airlines at SAW / 39 new routes
#62 (Nov 20): Airline airport ATC data reveals struggles / Berlin / Norwegian domestic market / UK-Canary Islands / Europe-Pakistan / over 80 new routes
Pure analysis of airline services to, from and within Europe, looking at individual routes, airports, country markets, regions and more.
Stands for Airline Network Knowledge Expertise & Research ... and it happens to be my name as well!
Produced by Ralph Anker, formerly Founding Editor and Chief Analyst of anna.aero and network planner at easyJet and Go. Over 30 years experience in aviation including more than a decade of teaching at Cranfield University and guest speaking at major aviation conferences.