Articles Tagged ‘AirTran Airways’

New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

The 37th busiest airport in the US, New Orleans handled a new record high of 9.8 million passengers in 2014, growing by 6.2%. With a total of 10 airlines operating to 40 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Southwest Airlines is this February.

AirTran finishes the way it started with Atlanta-Tampa service

AirTran finishes the way it started with Atlanta-Tampa service

The integration with Southwest Airlines is complete. AirTran Airways is confined to the history books. We reveal how the combined airlines’ biggest airports have changed in the last five years and list the 19 airports that have lost out in the merger, plus the eight new airports served.

Revealed: which US airlines flexed their flight programme most over Thanksgiving; Allegiant Air and Delta Air Lines top our charts

Revealed: which US airlines flexed their flight programme most over Thanksgiving; Allegiant Air and Delta Air Lines top our charts

Airline schedulers are getting smarter, especially in the US, when it comes to matching supply and demand. We analyse how the 13 biggest US airlines responded to Thanksgiving this year in terms of network adjustments.


Bangkok, Ryanair and China are leaders in winter 2014; global seat capacity up 4.7% this November

Bangkok, Ryanair and China are leaders in winter 2014; global seat capacity up 4.7% this November

The (northern) winter season has begun with the launch of dozens of new routes. We reveal which airports, airlines and country markets have seen the biggest volume increase in seat capacity this November compared with last November.

Delta Air Lines grows 3.4% at Atlanta so far in 2014; 213 destinations served this September

Delta Air Lines grows 3.4% at Atlanta so far in 2014; 213 destinations served this September

Despite the fact that a number of new routes have been launched by Delta Air Lines from Atlanta in the last 12 months, the total number of weekly departures operated by the carrier has remained unchanged this September. anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 12 routes flown by the SkyTeam […]

Kansas City Airport shows-off certificate for Spirit Airlines’ five new routes

Kansas City Airport shows-off certificate for Spirit Airlines’ five new routes

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Cancun Airport welcomes Southwest Airlines’ first service to the Mexican gateway with the traditional water arch salute.


Chicago Midway is Southwest Airlines’ biggest base; 64 destinations served this summer

Chicago Midway is Southwest Airlines’ biggest base; 64 destinations served this summer

anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 12 routes flown by the world’s biggest low cost carrier — Southwest Airlines — from its biggest operational base in terms of weekly seats and destinations served — Chicago Midway.

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.

AirTran Airways jets off to Minneapolis-St. Paul from Tampa

AirTran Airways jets off to Minneapolis-St. Paul from Tampa

AirTran Airways commences new domestic route from Tampa to Minneapolis-St. Paul with weekly flights, using 717-200s. Competes against Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines and Sun Country Airlines.


Orlando handled four million international travellers in 2013 with an excellent SVID result

Orlando handled four million international travellers in 2013 with an excellent SVID result

Florida’s second busiest airport after Miami, Orlando has managed to achieve a new international passenger record in 2013. anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Southwest Airlines has become after integrating AirTran Airways’ operations.

AirTran Airways expands with 13 new routes

AirTran Airways expands with 13 new routes

AirTran Airways launches new routes from Atlanta, Baltimore/Washinton, Chicago Midway, Houston Hobby and five other airports.

AirTran Airways launches four domestic routes between seven airports

AirTran Airways launches four domestic routes between seven airports

AirTran Airways inaugurated four new domestic routes in one day, linking Fort Myers Airport to Port Columbus Airport; Orlando Airport to Houston Hobby and New Orleans Airports, plus; Fort Lauderdale Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.