Articles Tagged ‘ALG’

Air Algérie seat capacity up 7.5% in 12 months; Budapest and Porto among new destinations; 31% of traffic flown on domestic routes

Air Algérie seat capacity up 7.5% in 12 months; Budapest and Porto among new destinations; 31% of traffic flown on domestic routes

Air Algérie is the national airline of Algeria, operating to destinations across Africa, Europe, North America and Asia. Its biggest airport operation is Algiers, with the capital airport occupying 34% of the airline’s weekly seat capacity. We take a closer look at the carrier’s development and growth in recent years. 

Malaga Airport could hit 19 million passengers in 2017 if growth continues; Ryanair leading carrier as it sets sights on four million

Malaga Airport could hit 19 million passengers in 2017 if growth continues; Ryanair leading carrier as it sets sights on four million

Malaga is Spain’s fourth largest airport, with it welcoming close to 16.7 million passengers in 2016. Last year saw the airport record its first double-digit growth this decade, with traffic up by nearly 16%. We take a closer look at the rise of this Mediterranean hot-spot as it gets set for another double-digit year.

Vueling makes new links from Malaga and Marseille

Vueling makes new links from Malaga and Marseille

Vueling connects Spanish city to its 25th destination and French city to its fifth.


Castellon Airport celebrates its first Arch of Triumph success

Castellon Airport celebrates its first Arch of Triumph success

The newly-opened Spanish airport of Castellon, which nestles between Barcelona and Valencia airports, has already scooped its first award – the anna.aero Arch of Triumph. Find out which global airport follows this trailblazer this week.

Air Algérie begins flights to Budapest

Air Algérie begins flights to Budapest

Air Algérie begins a twice-weekly link between Algiers and Budapest – Hungarian capital’s fourth connection to North Africa.

Vueling launches six of the best new routes

Vueling launches six of the best new routes

Vueling starts Barcelona to London Luton, as well as five other new services as S16 draws closer.


SWISS generates Geneva growth

SWISS generates Geneva growth

SWISS adds flights from Geneva to seven European destinations including the airline’s second route to Dublin.

Casablanca Airport to break 8m for the first time in 2015; RAM commands 65% of weekly seats

Casablanca Airport to break 8m for the first time in 2015; RAM commands 65% of weekly seats

Things have moved on a bit at Casablanca Airport since one of the most famous films ever was released in 1942. For one, the airport’s #1 carrier – Royal Air Maroc – was not formed until 15 years later. Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman ‒ in the picture) famously boards a plane to Lisbon – a city […]

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.