Finnair becomes Europe’s first A350 operator while Boeing further extends its lead in the 2015 delivery race
After delivering 58 units in the month of October, the North American manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by nine units. October has witnessed the European manufacturer deliver the A350 to its third customer, and also deliver more of the type than the A380. The two manufacturers delivered a combined total of 107 aircraft in October.
International traffic to Mexico up almost 20% in September; US carriers such as Southwest Airlines adding plenty of new routes
Air travel to, from and within Mexico has been growing strongly in 2015. We look at how domestic and international growth rates compare and which airlines are leading the way by adding most new routes.
Cathay Pacific Airways receives its 70th 777 as Boeing edges further ahead of Airbus in the 2015 delivery race
After delivering 77 units in the month of September, the North American manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by 28 units. September has also witnessed the European manufacturer deliver more A320 units than A321s, a reverse from August. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 126 aircraft in September.
With an additional 200,000 extra seats a month more than its main ULCC rival in the east-west European market, Wizz Air has strengthened its lead as the number one airline in the trans-Europe battle by increasing seat capacity by nearly 19% year-on-year, while Ryanair settles for 16% growth.
The MEB3 carriers have added a total of 25 new non-stop services in the last 12 months (but dropped 12), five of which are to new destinations. Download our free summary spreadsheet that reveals who’s flying where and how often.
Asia shows no discernible signs of slowing down its capacity growth. The region plays host to the 137th IATA Slot Conference in Singapore next month, so we thought it would be a good time to appraise just how the intra-Asian market was performing before the network planning world arrives in the region.
After delivering 64 units in August, the US manufacturer has extended its lead over Airbus by 20 units. August has also witnessed the European manufacturer deliver more A321 units than A320s. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 108 aircraft in August.
Turkey’s airports on track to handle +180 million passengers in 2015 as Turkish Airlines and Pegasus Airlines continue to grow their networks
Passenger numbers are up 9% in Turkey so far this year. We look at how quickly the country’s air travel market has grown in recent years, and reveal which are the fastest-growing airports so far in 2015.
Three new carriers add spice to domestic market in South Africa; FlySafair, Skywise and Fly Blue Crane face challenging times
Competing against South African Airways and Comair’s two local airlines will be challenging for the new entrants. Passenger numbers are up 3.9% at the country’s three biggest airports in the first half of 2015. UAE still top country market.
Canadian airports are growing steadily in 2015. We reveal monthly growth at 10 of the biggest as well as which airports are growing across all three market segments (domestic, transborder and international).
anna.aero reveals the top 12 intra-Caribbean routes for 2015 in relation to capacity, and identifies how the top 12 has changed over the past 12 months, and since 2010.
anna.aero investigates the top 15 routes in relation to the three factors of capacity, ASKs and frequency, and looks to see how they have changed over the past five years.