David Casey

Senior Network Planning Editor, Routesonline.com

Manchester, UK


David Casey is Senior Network Planning Editor for Routesonline, the global route development community's trusted source for airline route announcements. Routes is part of the Aviation Week Network.

David is responsible for providing insight to the Routesonline community through the latest breaking news, as well as regular features and analysis on developments and trends within the sector. He is based in Manchester.

David joined Routes in July 2017 following 11 years as a regional and national business journalist in the UK, five of which were spent as Editor of Insider Media’s award-winning digital news team.

He holds a degree in English with journalism and an MA in magazine journalism.


UK Increases Minimum Slot Usage Threshold For Summer 2022
The British government has set the bar on minimum slot usage thresholds higher than the European Commission, meaning the UK is no longer shadowing Brussels on airport slot rules as it has until now post-Brexit.
guy.ferneyhoug… Mon, 01/24/2022 - 00:00
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Lynx Air To Serve Five Canadian Destinations

By David Casey Jan 20, 2022
The airline, led by former Tigerair Australia CEO Merren McArthur, will initially operate a fleet of three Boeing 737-8s from Calgary International (YYC).
Airlines & Lessors

Vueling To Open London Gatwick Base

By David Casey Jan 20, 2022
The IAG-owned carrier plans to operate 12 short-haul routes from the UK’s second largest airport.
Airports & Routes