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New airline routes launched (1 – 14 October 2013)

New airline routes launched (1 – 14 October 2013)

The last two weeks brought about the launch of 34 routes from a total of 25 airlines worldwide. Highlights include Philippine Airlines’ return to Abu Dhabi after 16 years of absence, Emirates’ Italian connection to New York JFK, as well as Zagrosjet’s expansion with four new routes from Iraqi Erbil.

New airline routes launched (17 – 30 September 2013)

New airline routes launched (17 – 30 September 2013)

Spanning not just one, but two weeks, this round-up of airline network additions has seen a significant number of new routes. A total of 51 routes have been launched from 32 different airlines, one third with competition. Highlights include four launches each from AirTran Airways, Southwest Airlines and Wizz Air; Qatar Airways adds Africa’s Addis Ababa as its latest destination and British Airways launches its third Chinese destination – Chengdu.

New airline routes launched (10 – 16 September 2013)

New airline routes launched (10 – 16 September 2013)

Down again on the previous week’s performance, there have been 13 routes launched from nine airlines, over two thirds with competition. Highlights include double launches from Malindo Air, Peach, Xiamen and Volotea; Alaska Airlines is the only US launch; and TWIN JET launches its second new route in just two weeks.


New airline routes launched (3 – 9 September 2013)

New airline routes launched (3 – 9 September 2013)

Down slightly on last week’s performance, there have been 19 routes launched from 14 airlines, two thirds with competition. Highlights include both eurolot and Norwegian launching services to Rome Fiumicino; TWIN JET taking over Toulouse to Malpensa from easyJet; and Qatar commencing flights to Chengdu.

New airline routes launched (20 August – 2 September 2013)

New airline routes launched (20 August – 2 September 2013)

After last week’s record low, the latest new routes have flown back into action with 36 new routes from 22 airlines, and one third with competition. Highlights include; Darwin Airline launching two new bases and six new routes; American Airlines commencing five new routes out of Los Angeles; and Turkish Airlines launches a European connection to Nepal.

New airline routes launched (13 – 19 August 2013)

New airline routes launched (13 – 19 August 2013)

We have beaten the record for the quietest week of the year for new route launches, as six airlines muster up seven new routes. Highlights include a non-stop link between Melbourne and Hamilton Island, celebrated with a water arch, and a new route from Cebu Pacific between Manila and Phuket.


New airline routes launched (6 – 12 August 2013)

New airline routes launched (6 – 12 August 2013)

The quietest week of the year for new route launches since January. Eight airlines conjured up a total of 12 new routes, only one of which faces competition. Highlights include a non-stop link between the capitals of Azerbaijan and China, and a new route from MIAT Mongolian Airlines that will appeal to dinosaur lovers.

New airline routes launched (30 July – 5 August 2013)

New airline routes launched (30 July – 5 August 2013)

This week’s 25 new routes from 22 airlines include a trio from Lion Air-backed Malindo Air and a brace from IAG-owned Iberia Express.

New airline routes launched (23 – 29 July 2013)

New airline routes launched (23 – 29 July 2013)

Last week brought about a total of 19 routes launched by 16 airlines worldwide. Highlights include Asiana Airlines’ second route to Indonesia, JetBlue Airways’ new service from Boston and SWISS’ arrival in St Petersburg from Geneva.


New airline routes launched (16 – 22 July 2013)

New airline routes launched (16 – 22 July 2013)

While the Northern hemisphere is away for summer holidays (or celebrating the royal baby’s arrival!), last week brought about a modest 16 new routes launched by 14 airlines from around the world. Highlights include Philippine Airlines’ return to Guangzhou after 29 years of absence, Interjet’s two domestic routes from Mexico City and Mokulele Airlines’ new Hawaiian service.

New airline routes launched (9 - 15 July 2013)

New airline routes launched (9 – 15 July 2013)

Following a period busy with seasonal route launches, last week brought about a modest 25 new services. Amongst the 20 airlines that ventured into new markets were AirAsia X with a new service to Busan, Cubana with flights to Sao Paulo Guarulhos and Oman Air, which now offers a new link from Muscat to Madinah.

New airline routes launched (2 - 8 July 2013)

New airline routes launched (2 – 8 July 2013)

Last week brought about 52 new routes launched by 25 airlines around the world. While Jeju Air and Lufthansa take this week’s prizes, other highlights include Air Canada rouge’s new routes, AirAsia Japan’s new international service to Taipei Taoyuan, and Royal Jordanian Airlines’ flight to Lagos and Accra.