Tag: short haul flight

OPINION: Is high speed rail a threat to short haul air travel?

OPINION: Is high speed rail a threat to short haul air travel?

A couple of weeks ago I went on a European holiday to France and Switzerland. Nothing exceptional in that, except for the first time ever all travel was by rail and I had an opportunity to reflect on the viability of High Speed Rail (HSR) as a sustainable alternative to short haul flying. HSR is ...

Norwegian to Restart Short Haul Flights from the UK

Norwegian is pleased to announce that in line with other European carriers and as a result of increased customer demand the airline will begin to operate flights between London Gatwick to Oslo, London Gatwick to Copenhagen, Edinburgh to Oslo and Edinburgh to Copenhagen from July 1st. London to O...

Ryanair to Cancel Up to 25% of Italian Short Haul Flights From 17th Mar

Ryanair to Cancel Up to 25% of Italian Short Haul Flights From 17th Mar

Ryanair has notified passengers that it was reducing its short haul flight program (mainly to and from Italy) by up to 25% for a 3 week period from Tues 17th Mar to Wed 8th Apr, in response to the Covid-19 Virus. Over the past week, Ryanair has seen a significant drop in bookings over that late M...

Atout France & easyJet three-year partnership signed at WTM London

Atout France & easyJet three-year partnership signed at WTM London

Caroline Leboucher, CEO of Atout France, and Francois Bacchetta, easyJet’s Regional General Manager for France and Italy, signed a new three-year contract  on the Atout France stand EU300. This will be a continuation of the successful collaboration between Atout France and easyJet establishe...

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