Articles Tagged ‘Alaska Airlines’

Burbank Bob Hope welcomes SeaPort Airlines to San Diego; best seasonality profile so far in 2014

Burbank Bob Hope welcomes SeaPort Airlines to San Diego; best seasonality profile so far in 2014

Serving the Greater Los Angeles Area, Burbank Bob Hope Airport reported over 3.8 million passengers last year. With a total of seven airlines flying to 13 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant is Southwest Airlines this October.

Alaska Airlines jets off from Seattle-Tacoma to Albuquerque

Alaska Airlines jets off from Seattle-Tacoma to Albuquerque

Alaska Airlines expands its domestic network with the addition of daily flights from Seattle-Tacoma, WA to Albuquerque, NM, using a mixed fleet of its 737-700s, 737-800s and 737-900s.

Brussels, Detroit and Kalmar airports show-off route launch certificates

Brussels, Detroit and Kalmar airports show-off route launch certificates

Also in this week’s issue of Network Planning Community News, Tigerair Australia clocks-up a significant passenger milestone in less than seven years, while Thai AirAsia puts on a glamourous display for a new route announcement to Guangzhou.


Alaska Airlines expands domestic network with two new routes

Alaska Airlines expands domestic network with two new routes

Alaska Airlines launches two new routes from Seattle-Tacoma, WA to Baltimore/Washington, MD and to Detroit, MI with daily flights, using 737-800s and 737-900s respectively.

US domestic market barely growing as airlines make huge profits; international capacity up almost 10% this summer

US domestic market barely growing as airlines make huge profits; international capacity up almost 10% this summer

As the US airline industry continues to make healthy profits, domestic capacity growth is still negligible overall. However, we reveal which of the leading domestic airlines is growing fastest. The international market is showing more signs of life and again we look to see how the leading carriers compare.

Airbus delivers more units than Boeing for the first time in 2014; Asiana Airlines receives first A380

Airbus delivers more units than Boeing for the first time in 2014; Asiana Airlines receives first A380

Airbus managed to deliver 55 airframes in May, more units than its American counterpart for the first time this year. Nevertheless, the European manufacturer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which is still leading the 2014 delivery race by 23 units.


Alaska Airlines expands domestic network with two new routes

Alaska Airlines expands domestic network with two new routes

Alaska Airlines adds daily flights from Salt Lake City, UT to San Francisco, CA and from Seattle-Tacoma, WA to Tampa, FL. Competes with United Airlines and Delta Air Lines on the San Francisco service.

Alaska Airlines strengthens its domestic network with six new routes

Alaska Airlines strengthens its domestic network with six new routes

Alaska Airlines commences six domestic routes, five being launched from Salt Lake City, UT, while the last one was inaugurated from Seattle-Tacoma, WA.

Alaska Airlines targets Delta’s Salt Lake City hub after Delta’s short-haul expansion in Seattle-Tacoma

Alaska Airlines targets Delta’s Salt Lake City hub after Delta’s short-haul expansion in Seattle-Tacoma

Alaska Airlines is currently the second most profitable US airline (by operating margin) after Allegiant Air, but its key Seattle-Tacoma hub is coming under increasing pressure from Delta Air Lines which wants to use the airport as an Asian gateway. We take a closer look at how Alaska Airlines has responded to Delta’s advances.


Boeing delivers more units than Airbus for the third month in a row; Air Arabia receives 6000th A320 aircraft

Boeing delivers more units than Airbus for the third month in a row; Air Arabia receives 6000th A320 aircraft

While the 6000th A320 family aircraft was delivered in March, Airbus will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with its American counterpart, as Boeing is now leading the 2014 delivery race by 20 units.

Hawaii's ASKs up 7% in December 2013; Hawaiian Airlines dominates with 37 routes

Hawaii’s ASKs up 7% in December 2013; Hawaiian Airlines dominates with 37 routes

Hawaii’s ASKs have grown by 7% in 12 months as the state has become increasingly attractive for airline route development. In fact, Air China has recently launched its first route to Hawaii on 21 January. anna.aero investigates how the Hawaiian market has changed over time and how dominant Hawaiian Airlines is.

Airbus delivers more units than Boeing for the second month in a row; Xiamen Airlines receives its 100th Boeing aircraft, a 737-800

Airbus delivers more units than Boeing for the second month in a row; Xiamen Airlines receives its 100th Boeing aircraft, a 737-800

Airbus delivers 58 airframes in November, more units than the American manufacturer for the second month in a row. However, Boeing continues to lead the 2013 delivery race by 19 units with just one month of data to go.