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Palm Beach continues its traffic rebuild; passenger volumes could break 2010 levels this year

Palm Beach continues its traffic rebuild; passenger volumes could break 2010 levels this year

Palm Beach is the seventh busiest airport in Florida, itself the third biggest state in terms of weekly seats available, behind California and Texas. anna.aero reveals that fortunes seem to improving once again for Palm Beach, due in part to the arrival of PEOPLExpress on 14 July.

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

Glasgow recorded 7.4 million passengers in 2013; Ryanair opens base #69 in October

UK’s eighth busiest gateway according to CAA figures, Glasgow Airport has consolidated its annual passenger performance over recent years, growing by 2.9% in 2013. With a total of 22 carriers operating from the Scottish gateway, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant easyJet is this summer.

Domestic-only Osaka Itami returns to solid schedule growth

Domestic-only Osaka Itami returns to solid schedule growth

Located less than 50 kilometres across town, Kansai International grabs all the headlines in Osaka with its new international services – like when China’s only LCC Spring Airlines started flights from Shanghai in March. anna.aero takes a look at Osaka’s other, lesser-known airport, Itami.


Riga handled 4.8 million passengers in 2013; Wizz Air challenges Ryanair and Norwegian for LCC supremacy

Riga handled 4.8 million passengers in 2013; Wizz Air challenges Ryanair and Norwegian for LCC supremacy

Following the operational rationalisation of airBaltic in 2012, Riga Airport consolidated its annual passenger performance last year, posting a modest increase of 0.4%. With Wizz Air launching its 17th base at the Latvian gateway this June, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant airBaltic is this summer.

Cairns on course to crack 4.5m passengers for first time

Cairns on course to crack 4.5m passengers for first time

When you have got one the seven natural wonders of the world — the Great Barrier Reef — on your doorstep, your inbound visitor marketing job is pretty much done. However, anna.aero investigates just how Cairns Airport punches above its weight in terms of the annual traffic it generates.

Tokyo Haneda Airport now only 88% domestic flights, down from 97% five years ago

Tokyo Haneda Airport now only 88% domestic flights, down from 97% five years ago

This week Qatar Airways became the latest carrier to serve Tokyo’s Haneda Airport, as the previously restricted downtown airport continues to throw open its doors to more international traffic. anna.aero investigates the shift in the airport’s traffic base in S14 compared to five years ago.


Iasi Airport grows by 600% in eight years; TAROM adds Milan/Bergamo and Tel Aviv in 2014

Iasi Airport grows by 600% in eight years; TAROM adds Milan/Bergamo and Tel Aviv in 2014

Romania’s sixth busiest airport has experienced massive growth in passenger traffic over the last few years as a result of TAROM opening its second base at the gateway in December 2012. With the flag carrier commencing two new routes from Iasi so far in 2014, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals its network for S14.

Cleveland gets boost from Frontier’s new services

Cleveland gets boost from Frontier’s new services

United Airlines may have terminated over 30 routes from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport in Ohio, but Frontier Airlines senses an opportunity. The Denver-based carrier has launched eight new routes from the airport this week and will grow its network to 17 non-stop destinations by year-end.

Pau-Pyrénées Airport targeting return of regular international services

Pau-Pyrénées Airport targeting return of regular international services

France’s 18th busiest airport saw traffic grow 6% last year to over 645,000 passengers. But the loss of international services from CityJet, Ryanair and transavia.com in recent years means the airport is now looking to attract new carriers and routes. anna.aero recently visited the airport and region to find out more.


EuroAirport set for six million passengers in 2014; easyJet continues to expand as Ryanair returns

EuroAirport set for six million passengers in 2014; easyJet continues to expand as Ryanair returns

Basel-Mulhouse airport on the Swiss-French border has seen passenger growth of over 40% in the last three years. easyJet now has around 50% of all scheduled seat capacity and flies to almost 50 destinations this summer. We reveal the next busiest airlines at the airport, and some of the network changes taking place this summer.

Reykjavik/Keflavik forecasted to pass three million passengers in 2014; new airport charging scheme from November

Reykjavik/Keflavik forecasted to pass three million passengers in 2014; new airport charging scheme from November

Iceland’s busiest airport, Reykjavik/Keflavik, has managed to achieve impressive growth in recent years, following the local banking collapse and the volcanic eruption of Eyjafjallajökull. anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how its seasonality profile has changed and how dominant the flag carrier is this summer.

Cologne Bonn welcomes Flybe and Aegean Airlines as traffic grows once more; Ryanair base to open in October

Cologne Bonn welcomes Flybe and Aegean Airlines as traffic grows once more; Ryanair base to open in October

Cologne Bonn grew rapidly between 2002 and 2007 thanks to the development of the German LCC market. After several years of modest traffic reductions, passenger numbers are up once more as Norwegian, Ryanair and Wizz Air join germanwings in once again growing the LCC offering at the airport.