Articles Tagged ‘BRU’

Brussels boasts about ‘Arch of Triumph’ win; US newcomer wins this week’s one-horse race

Brussels boasts about ‘Arch of Triumph’ win; US newcomer wins this week’s one-horse race

Having entered the 2014 competition more than any other airport in the world, Brussels Airport was finally rewarded last week with its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate. This week, a newcomer to the competition, gets lucky and wins a one-horse race with its first ever entry.

New Ryanair’s next three ‘primary’ airport bases discovered

New Ryanair’s next three ‘primary’ airport bases discovered

New Ryanair’s CCO David O’Brien tells us the world’s most prolific starter of new routes will open “at least three new bases next year.” We identify the 10-most likely opportunities among the “primary” airports the upscaling, business-focused airline now favours.

Stockholm Bromma firefighters display winner’s certificate; seven airports battle it out for Week 34 honours

Stockholm Bromma firefighters display winner’s certificate; seven airports battle it out for Week 34 honours

After seven attempts, the world’s most prolific provider of Fire Truck Water Arches has finally secured its first ever ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate for the fire station walls. Find out here who will be cracking open some of its world famous beers in celebration.


Do you need any photos from the fabulous anna.aero World Routes Chicago Dailies?

Do you need any photos from the fabulous anna.aero World Routes Chicago Dailies?

Find out all the show news from anna.aero’s Chicago Dailies produced on site at the 20th World Route Development Forum, including who won the 2014 Marketing Awards.

Brussels Airlines resumes Brussels-Warsaw Chopin service

Brussels Airlines resumes Brussels-Warsaw Chopin service

Brussels Airlines joins LOT Polish Airlines in linking Brussels to Warsaw Chopin with 13 weekly flights using its Avro RJ100s.

Brussels, Detroit and Kalmar airports show-off route launch certificates

Brussels, Detroit and Kalmar airports show-off route launch certificates

Also in this week’s issue of Network Planning Community News, Tigerair Australia clocks-up a significant passenger milestone in less than seven years, while Thai AirAsia puts on a glamourous display for a new route announcement to Guangzhou.


Brussels Airlines reports 2.1% growth in 2013; Geneva is still top route

Brussels Airlines reports 2.1% growth in 2013; Geneva is still top route

Part of Lufthansa Group, Brussels Airlines continued its growth last year, as it handled close to six million passengers. As the airline is now serving over 60 destinations in 30 countries within Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East, anna.aero reveals Brussels Airlines’ recent developments and its top 12 routes for this September.

Emirates launches its third Scandinavian destination – Oslo

Emirates launches its third Scandinavian destination – Oslo

Emirates’ new Oslo 777-300 service joins existing Scandinavian flights to Copenhagen and Stockholm Arlanda. Brussels also linked to Dubai mega hub.

Tokyo Narita FTWA win is ‘Out of this World’

Tokyo Narita FTWA win is ‘Out of this World’

Possibly the best winner’s photograph that anna.aero has received in the FTWA competition so far — Tokyo Narita’s firefighters pose proudly in all their cosmic gear along with their ‘Arch of Triumph’ winner’s certificate from last week.


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.

Ethiopian Airlines grows 13% in FY13; nine European points served

Ethiopian Airlines grows 13% in FY13; nine European points served

Africa’s third largest carrier according to weekly seat capacity, Ethiopian Airlines has been growing without interruption in recent years, handling 5.2 million passengers in FY2013. As the Star Alliance member is now serving a total of 79 destinations across the globe, anna.aero reveals Ethiopian Airlines’ recent development and its top 12 routes for this September.

bmi regional expands in Scandinavia; Aberdeen and Bristol are biggest bases but 20% of passengers now on non-scheduled services

bmi regional expands in Scandinavia; Aberdeen and Bristol are biggest bases but 20% of passengers now on non-scheduled services

bmi regional is continuing to find new niche markets for its small regional jet fleet. This week saw the start of operations at Kalmar in Sweden. We reveal the airline’s busiest airports, monthly passengers and load factors, and what routes have been started and dropped in the last 12 months.