Articles Tagged ‘Alaska Airlines’

Alaska Airlines links LA with Baltimore/Washington

Alaska Airlines links LA with Baltimore/Washington

Alaska Airlines introduces a new daily service connecting the east and west coast airports which are already served by three carriers.

Alaska Airlines launches Boise to Spokane route

Alaska Airlines launches Boise to Spokane route

Alaska Airlines inaugurates its twice-daily service from Boise to Spokane – a route that will be operated using Q400s.

ULCCs Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth this summer; Southwest Airlines doubles international capacity

ULCCs Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth this summer; Southwest Airlines doubles international capacity

Domestic growth rates are rising while international growth rates are falling. We reveal the leading airlines in the US domestic and international markets and how their seat capacities compare with last year.


Mexico City Airport is not served by any MEB3 or Asian carriers; on course to pass 38m passengers in 2015

Mexico City Airport is not served by any MEB3 or Asian carriers; on course to pass 38m passengers in 2015

Mexico’s biggest airport recorded its busiest ever year in 2014, handling over 34 million passengers. anna.aero looks at demand since 2005, the airport’s seasonality profile and which are the leading airlines and routes from the capital.

Alaska Airlines arrives in Milwaukee and Oklahoma City

Alaska Airlines arrives in Milwaukee and Oklahoma City

Alaska Airlines launches its first services to Milwaukee and Oklahoma City from Seattle-Tacoma, while also adding its second route from St. Louis.

Portland Airport grew by 5.9% in 2014; Icelandair arrives from Reykjavik/Keflavik

Portland Airport grew by 5.9% in 2014; Icelandair arrives from Reykjavik/Keflavik

Located south of the Columbia River in Multnomah County, Portland Airport is classified as the 29th busiest airport in the US, having handled around 16 million passengers in 2014. With Icelandair touching down for the first time at the airport on 19 May (attended by anna.aero’s Chief Analyst, Ralph Anker), we take a closer look […]


Seattle-Tacoma reports 7.7% traffic growth in 2014; Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines compete on 44 routes

Seattle-Tacoma reports 7.7% traffic growth in 2014; Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines compete on 44 routes

Seattle-Tacoma (which hosts ACI-NA’s JumpStart® Air Service Development Conference in June) handled 37.5 million passengers last year. With a total of 22 airlines serving the airport, anna.aero takes a closer look at the aggressive competition between Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines and reveals how dominant the local carrier is this May.

Sacramento Airport in California reports 3.3% traffic growth in 2014; Southwest Airlines is #1 carrier

Sacramento Airport in California reports 3.3% traffic growth in 2014; Southwest Airlines is #1 carrier

Serving Sacramento (which hosts the Annual Pacific Rim Street Fest), Sacramento Airport consolidated its annual passenger performance, reporting close to nine million travellers in 2014. With a total of 10 airlines flying to 26 destinations non-stop, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant Southwest Airlines […]

Alaska Airlines expands domestically to Washington Dulles

Alaska Airlines expands domestically to Washington Dulles

Alaska Airlines now connects Seattle-Tacoma to Washington Dulles with daily flights, using its 737-800s. Competes against United Airlines.


Alaska Airlines introduces sixth route to Kona

Alaska Airlines introduces sixth route to Kona

Alaska Airlines now links San Diego to Kona with thrice-weekly flights, using 737-800s.

Detroit pursues Midwest to Middle East developments

Detroit pursues Midwest to Middle East developments

One clear example of Detroit Metro Airport’s catchment credentials for additional service to the Middle East is the fact that the Islamic Center of America is a Shia mosque located in Dearborn, Michigan close to the airport ‒ the largest mosque in North America.

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.