Articles Tagged ‘ALG’

Air Algerie increases seasonal offering to Istanbul

Air Algerie increases seasonal offering to Istanbul

Air Algerie introduces weekly flights from Algiers to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen, using its 767-300s..

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

On 1 April, Air Malta entered into its fifth decade, having been set up in 1974. Since then, the airline has focussed on delivering inbound tourists to the Mediterranean group of islands. anna.aero takes a look at the airline’s current network 40 years on.

Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Last week, Bucharest Airport blasted its way to victory in the second public vote for the ‘Arch of Triumph’ when it welcomed Ryanair’s new four times weekly service from Dublin. Business as usual this week, with the so-called anna.aero ‘experts’ undertaking the scoring and FTWA critique.


Air Algérie starts flights to Portuguese capital

Air Algérie starts flights to Portuguese capital

Air Algérie initiates twice-weekly flights from Algiers to Lisbon using 737s against TAP Portugal.

germanwings launches 14 more routes this week

germanwings launches 14 more routes this week

germanwings replaces Lufthansa on more routes, but also starts some new services.

Air Algérie strengthens its network with two new services

Air Algérie strengthens its network with two new services

Air Algérie introduces twice-weekly flights from Algiers to Vienna, utilising its 737-600s, and adds domestic service from Hassi Messaoud to Hassi R’Mel.


Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 - entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 – entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Valencia Airport won the Cake of the Week Vote S14 Part 1 for Lufthansa’s Valencia to Frankfurt cake with a convincing win over the favourite – a Malta-London Gatwick cake for British Airways. There are 24 more cakes to choose from this week including an Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate cake which bears a striking […]

Air Algérie is third largest airline in North Africa; Over 75% of capacity split between domestic and French markets

Air Algérie is third largest airline in North Africa; Over 75% of capacity split between domestic and French markets

Not many airlines have a Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules as part of their active fleet. However North Africa’s Air Algérie still retains the services of the veteran cargo aircraft. anna.aero takes a closer look at the region’s third largest airline, and reveals its busiest routes and how capacity has changed in the last 12 months.

Algeria becomes increasingly attractive for foreign visitors; new services from Alitalia, Emirates and Vueling

Algeria becomes increasingly attractive for foreign visitors; new services from Alitalia, Emirates and Vueling

While Algiers remains Algeria’s main point of entry, other airports have become more and more appealing to foreign carriers. As capacity grows 56% this August, anna.aero examines the country’s market.


Algiers Airport attracts Air Malta, Emirates, Royal Jordanian and Vueling services as traffic grows 14% so far this year

Algiers Airport attracts Air Malta, Emirates, Royal Jordanian and Vueling services as traffic grows 14% so far this year

Any airport that can attract new services from Emirates and Vueling in the space of a few months must have something going for it. So we take a closer look at Algiers Airport in North Africa, and reveal how traffic has been developing in recent years, and how dominant national carrier Air Algérie still is.

Air Malta launches operations in Algeria

Air Malta launches operations in Algeria

Air Malta connects Malta Airport and Algiers Airport with twice-weekly services.

Vueling launches operations in Algeria

Vueling launches operations in Algeria

Vueling connects its Barcelona Airport base with Algiers Airport and Oran Airport, its first destinations in Algeria.