Articles Tagged ‘AUH’

Emirates touches down at Brussels from Dubai

Emirates touches down at Brussels from Dubai

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Vlad Cristescu, was specially invited by Brussels Airport to attend Emirates’ inaugural flight from Dubai on 5 September. Highlights of the celebrations included the traditional water arch salute, a press conference in the terminal by airport and airline officials as well as a special tour on board Emirates’ 777-200LR.

AEA members report 3.3% passenger growth in 2014 H1

AEA members report 3.3% passenger growth in 2014 H1

In the first six months of 2014, Europe’s flag-carriers have reported traffic growth of 3.3%, according to the AEA. All geographic markets are up except for North Africa (down 0.1%), with the Middle East leading the way (+8.0%).

Qatar Airways increases Hamad International Airport non-stop network by 17 destinations; still just behind Emirates

Qatar Airways increases Hamad International Airport non-stop network by 17 destinations; still just behind Emirates

The MEB3 carriers have added a total of 34 new non-stop services in the last 12 months, 20 of which are to new destinations. Download our free summary spreadsheet that reveals who’s flying where and how often.


Budapest and Perth airports show-off certificates for Pegasus Airlines and Etihad Airways respectively

Budapest and Perth airports show-off certificates for Pegasus Airlines and Etihad Airways respectively

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Riga Airport celebrates 10 million transit passengers since the restoration of Latvia’s independence. More news from Aruba Airport and Cranfield University.

Etihad Airways starts Italian and Australian routes on 15 July

Etihad Airways starts Italian and Australian routes on 15 July

Etihad Airways makes Rome Fiumicino its second Italian destination and Perth its fourth point in Australia.

Second 2014 FTWA win for the European capital city that welcomed Pegasus Airlines this week

Second 2014 FTWA win for the European capital city that welcomed Pegasus Airlines this week

Until this week, Cambridge was the only airport to have won more than one ‘Arch of Triumph’ award so far in 2014. However this week another European airport has joined this elite club — find out which capital city airport it is inside.


Etihad Airways adds Armenia to its global network

Etihad Airways adds Armenia to its global network

Etihad Airways commences services to Yerevan – becomes first MEB3 carrier serving Armenia’s capital.

Air Seychelles returns to Europe with Paris CDG service

Air Seychelles returns to Europe with Paris CDG service

Air Seychelles starts flights to Europe again after previously withdrawing in 2011.

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

Included in this week’s bumper offering of 21 FTWAs are five from airports welcoming TAP Portugal, plus two, four tender FTWAs. It is also includes the first ever effort from one of the world’s most significant airports – London Heathrow – which might be an airport global leader, but how will it match up in […]


1,000 delegates from 200 airlines and airports congress in Abu Dhabi

1,000 delegates from 200 airlines and airports congress in Abu Dhabi

Expanding horizons, expanding waistlines. Did you miss the on-stand goodies from last week’s 134th IATA Slot Conference in Abu Dhabi last week? Don’t worry, stuff yourself silly with our Arrivals and Departures flick-thru magazines here.

Delhi shows-off Route award; Odessa greets Ellinair from Thessaloniki; Singapore Airlines jets off to Athens from Singapore; Milan/Bergamo re-opens its runway; more news from Orlando, Kosice, Münster/Osnabrück, Batumi, Brussels and Abu Dhabi airports

Delhi shows-off Route award; Odessa greets Ellinair from Thessaloniki; Singapore Airlines jets off to Athens from Singapore; Milan/Bergamo re-opens its runway; more news from Orlando, Kosice, Münster/Osnabrück, Batumi, Brussels and Abu Dhabi airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Delhi Airport shows-off its Route of the Week award, Odessa Airport welcomes a new airline – Ellinair from Thessaloniki, and Milan/Bergamo Airport re-opens its runway after closure for a major maintenance project. We also have news from Athens, Orlando, Kosice, Münster/Osnabrück, Batumi, Brussels and Abu Dhabi airports.

Etihad Airways adds new Swiss and US routes

Etihad Airways adds new Swiss and US routes

Etihad Airways now connects Abu Dhabi with Zurich and Los Angeles.