Articles Tagged ‘AMS’

Aeromexico celebrates its Route of the Week victory

Aeromexico celebrates its Route of the Week victory

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, New Orleans is flying high after Condor’s S17 route announcement, while Reno-Tahoe celebrates the start of Oakland services from Southwest Airlines. Other news from Larnaca, St. Petersburg, Cairns, Tbilisi and Belfast City airports as well as Blue Islands.

Flybe is the leading provider of UK domestic flights; growing in France, Germany and Netherlands as network develops to almost 200 routes

Flybe is the leading provider of UK domestic flights; growing in France, Germany and Netherlands as network develops to almost 200 routes

Flybe’s fleet of over 50 Q400s and some 20 Embraer E-Jets carried almost eight million passengers in 2015. We reveal the airline’s busiest airports in S16 (and how fast they are growing) and the airline’s top routes by ASKs.

Amsterdam and Dundee celebrate Route of the Week wins

Amsterdam and Dundee celebrate Route of the Week wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Etihad Airways begins 787 services to Perth while Southampton Airport welcomes the arrival of Volotea. More news also from Cardiff, Leeds Bradford and Miami airports.


A new leader in the 2016 Arch of Triumph competition

A new leader in the 2016 Arch of Triumph competition

Up until this week, Wellington Airport’s firefighters were the pride of the FTWA world, as they sat pretty much unchallenged at the top of the 2016 Arch of Triumph table. However, their 15-week residency in the #1 spot has come to an end – see which airport has stolen their crown.

Aeromexico arrives in Amsterdam

Aeromexico arrives in Amsterdam

Aeromexico launches fourth European route, from Mexico City to Amsterdam using 787s.

UK international traffic up 9% in Q1 2016 ahead of British-Irish Airports EXPO next month

UK international traffic up 9% in Q1 2016 ahead of British-Irish Airports EXPO next month

With the bonus of a leap day and Easter you would expect international passenger numbers to be looking healthy in the first quarter of 2016. We reveal the fastest-growing UK airports, foreign country markets and foreign airports.


Shannon-Schiphol is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 30,000 searches in the last year; KLM’s first Irish destination??

Shannon-Schiphol is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 30,000 searches in the last year; KLM’s first Irish destination??

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has uncovered that in the last 12 months 30,000 potential travellers searched for non-stop flights between the Shannon and Amsterdam ‒ but the route is unserved. With Ireland’s far-flung diaspora ‒ including some 30 Irish bars in Amsterdam ‒ surely a Shannon-Schiphol feeder flight would be guaranteed a high load factor from day one?

Southampton celebrates Cake of the Week win for KLM arrival

Southampton celebrates Cake of the Week win for KLM arrival

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Oakland welcomes the arrival of Norwegian’s London Gatwick route, while Manchester teams up with Hainan Airlines in preparation for the carrier’s launch to Beijing. More news also from Manchester and Munich airports.

Denver Airport displays its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate

Denver Airport displays its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate

Not only did Denver win its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate for the FTWA produced for the arrival of Lufthansa’s new Munich service, but it secured North America’s first win of 2016 in the process. Find out whether the region will add to its tally this week, as seven airports battle for supremacy.


Flybe scores six new routes from four airports

Flybe scores six new routes from four airports

Flybe adds three French regional routes, two Newquay services, as well as a hub connection for Dundee.

KLM initiates Inverness and Ibiza from Amsterdam

KLM initiates Inverness and Ibiza from Amsterdam

KLM begins daily operations to Inverness and a weekend service to Ibiza – latter route to increase to daily during peak summer season.

North America gets first Arch of Triumph victory with mile-high FTWA

North America gets first Arch of Triumph victory with mile-high FTWA

At the 26th attempt this year, a North American airport has secured its first win of 2016 in the Arch of Triumph competition. Find out the scores of the other nine airports which were soundly beaten this week.