Articles Tagged ‘Air France’

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

The glory of winning the weekly Arch of Triumph certificate is beyond comparison for the inhabitants of airport fire stations around the world – as displayed here by Auckland Airport’s Brown Watch. Find out which of this week’s 17 combatants will secure the global accolade.

Air Serbia and Amsterdam Schiphol celebrate awards

Air Serbia and Amsterdam Schiphol celebrate awards

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Lisbon Airport celebrates the launch of flights to Birmingham with Monarch Airlines, while China Eastern Airlines celebrates its first St. Petersburg flight. More news also from Manchester, Pittsburgh, Prague and Vienna airports as well as HK Express.

Air France makes seasonal connection to Krakow

Air France makes seasonal connection to Krakow

Air France starts flights to Poland’s second city, joining existing operations to Warsaw Chopin.


Shanghai - Barcelona largest unserved market between China and Europe; Paris CDG #1 connected airport; Shanghai – Amsterdam fastest growing route

Shanghai – Barcelona largest unserved market between China and Europe; Paris CDG #1 connected airport; Shanghai – Amsterdam fastest growing route

During the past 12 months, 16 previously unserved routes have opened up between Europe and China, with Baku, Manchester, Prague and London Gatwick being the latest airports to gain Chinese route status. anna.aero looks at how the market has developed in the past year, and to see which are the biggest unserved routes between the two markets.

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France is still clinging on to having more than 50% of seats and frequencies at its main Paris CDG hub, despite the LCC onslaught. Seven years since our data elves last looked under the hood at the SkyTeam carrier’s biggest operations, they check the oil and kick the tyres again.

Air France returns to Iran after eight-year hiatus

Air France returns to Iran after eight-year hiatus

Air France is quick to take advantage of the de-frosting in international relations with Iran launching a thrice-weekly Tehran Imam Khomeini service.


Vote for the best Cake of the Week - choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – choose the best from the 41 baked beauties from the start of S16

Boy oh boy! Have we got a baked bonanza for you. Due to our Easter vacation, we have the first two weeks of S16 rolled into one giant Cake of the Week public vote competition. It’s your airport’s chance for gastronomic route development glory…so mobilise your fans and followers to get voting now!!

Air France commences four new routes

Air France commences four new routes

Air France commences two routes from Paris CDG to Biarritz and Glasgow while Paris Orly gains a link to Figari – Rennes sees launch of flights to Amsterdam.

Nantes Airport traffic doubles in 10 years; easyJet, Transavia, Volotea and Vueling driving growth; Brussels Airlines and CityJet new for S16

Nantes Airport traffic doubles in 10 years; easyJet, Transavia, Volotea and Vueling driving growth; Brussels Airlines and CityJet new for S16

France’s eighth busiest airport now handles well over four million passengers annually. We look at growth over the last decade, the airport’s leading routes and biggest airlines. Plus, we identify a dozen new services for this summer.


The legacy carriers’ low costs – Lufthansa’s Eurowings, Air France-KLM’s Transavia, IAG’s Vueling: foreign bases, long-haul challenges

The legacy carriers’ low costs – Lufthansa’s Eurowings, Air France-KLM’s Transavia, IAG’s Vueling: foreign bases, long-haul challenges

Europe’s three biggest legacy airline groupings each includes a fast-growing LCC with potential to play a key role in the future. We look at the history of these carriers and reveal where they are growing fastest this summer.

Glasgow Airport celebrates Air France Paris announcement with cake

Glasgow Airport celebrates Air France Paris announcement with cake

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, there is the passing of significant passenger handling milestones at Chambéry, Dublin and Milan/Bergamo airports. More news also from Moscow Sheremetyevo, Sofia, Tampa and Miami airports.

Bordeaux Airport hops over the five million passenger mark; anna.aero was there to share in the celebrations

Bordeaux Airport hops over the five million passenger mark; anna.aero was there to share in the celebrations

On 8 December Bordeaux Airport celebrated its five millionth passenger of 2015, the first time it has reached that milestone. anna.aero was there to witness the celebrations and, of course, try some special cake.