Articles Tagged ‘British Airways’

British Airways shows network carrier credentials

British Airways shows network carrier credentials

British Airways launches four routes, one domestic, one European and two long-haul from two of its London bases.

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

Can the UK-Canada market be stimulated by an LCC? WestJet hopes so as it launches six new routes to the UK, contributing to a big increase in seat capacity for this summer. We look at traffic trends since 1994 and exchange rates.

Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

We had an interior shot of one of the 15 FTWAs sent in to this week’s competition, which has all the arches from the last two weeks of route launches (because we were in Krakow last week). Find out which airport sent it and whether the all-important exterior shot was good enough to win.


Memphis and Flint airports celebrate their anna.aero award wins

Memphis and Flint airports celebrate their anna.aero award wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Wizz Air announces new routes from Budapest and Katowice, while British Airways inaugurates A380 services to Vancouver. More news also from Gazipaşa-Alanya, Enfidha, Munich, Doncaster Sheffield, Glasgow and Miami airports as well as from Germania and Air Canada.

British Airways returns to JFK from Gatwick

British Airways returns to JFK from Gatwick

British Airways start seven new services from three of its London bases.

Chicago O’Hare, Singapore and Debrecen airports celebrate their anna.aero awards wins

Chicago O’Hare, Singapore and Debrecen airports celebrate their anna.aero awards wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Turkish Airlines announces it will commence services to Košice in Slovakia while Flybe confirms it will begin flights between Leeds Bradford and Newquay. More news from Birmingham, Cork, Glasgow and Bergerac airports as well as Tigerair Australia.


Krakow Airport passes four million mark in 2015; Ryanair serves over 30 destinations; UK and Germany are leading country markets

Krakow Airport passes four million mark in 2015; Ryanair serves over 30 destinations; UK and Germany are leading country markets

Krakow Airport will soon welcome airline and airport route planners from across the world as the city hosts Routes Europe. We reveal the airport’s impressive growth, its leading airlines, country markets and most recent route additions.

Airbus delivers Turkish Airlines its #300 aircraft while Boeing gains further advantage in the 2016 delivery race

Airbus delivers Turkish Airlines its #300 aircraft while Boeing gains further advantage in the 2016 delivery race

After delivering 56 aircraft in February, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 37 units for the first two months of 2016. The month was also a celebration for Turkish Airlines which welcomed its #300 aircraft. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 102 units in the second month of the […]

Sydney Airport celebrates Route of the Week title for the arrival of Qatar Airways

Sydney Airport celebrates Route of the Week title for the arrival of Qatar Airways

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Flybe announces its latest destination from Cardiff while Ryanair expands its route offering from Newcastle. More news also from LOT Polish Airlines, Routes Asia, Manchester and London Stansted airports, and anna.aero’s very own Ralph Anker who presented at the ACI 8th Annual Airport Economics & Finance Conference and Exhibition.


The legacy carriers’ low costs – Lufthansa’s Eurowings, Air France-KLM’s Transavia, IAG’s Vueling: foreign bases, long-haul challenges

The legacy carriers’ low costs – Lufthansa’s Eurowings, Air France-KLM’s Transavia, IAG’s Vueling: foreign bases, long-haul challenges

Europe’s three biggest legacy airline groupings each includes a fast-growing LCC with potential to play a key role in the future. We look at the history of these carriers and reveal where they are growing fastest this summer.

SWISS welcomes its first 777 as Boeing kick-starts 2016 with double the deliveries of Airbus

SWISS welcomes its first 777 as Boeing kick-starts 2016 with double the deliveries of Airbus

After delivering 49 units in the month of January, Boeing has opened up a strong lead over its European counterpart of 27 units. The month was also a celebration for SWISS, which became the latest carrier to operate the 777-300ER. Overall both manufacturers delivered a total of 71 aircraft in the first month of the […]

UK-US market set to break 15-year-old record; Oakland, Salt Lake City and San Jose raise number of destinations served non-stop to 30

UK-US market set to break 15-year-old record; Oakland, Salt Lake City and San Jose raise number of destinations served non-stop to 30

The UK-US market peaked as long ago as 2000 but this year could set a new record. We look at historic traffic data, which carriers and destinations are growing fastest and what impact the value of the US Dollar may have on demand.