Articles Tagged ‘CKG’

Tokyo Narita annual traffic up 33% since 2011; domestic traffic quadruples since turn of decade; welcomes seven new carriers

Tokyo Narita annual traffic up 33% since 2011; domestic traffic quadruples since turn of decade; welcomes seven new carriers

In 2011 Tokyo Narita handled 28 million passengers, whereas last year it welcomed 37.3 million. Within the past 12 months, the Japanese airport has welcomed seven new airlines, with an eighth, Hawaiian Airlines, soon becoming the facility’s 74th carrier. anna.aero takes a closer look at traffic development and the airport’s most popular connections.

Shanghai - Barcelona largest unserved market between China and Europe; Paris CDG #1 connected airport; Shanghai – Amsterdam fastest growing route

Shanghai – Barcelona largest unserved market between China and Europe; Paris CDG #1 connected airport; Shanghai – Amsterdam fastest growing route

During the past 12 months, 16 previously unserved routes have opened up between Europe and China, with Baku, Manchester, Prague and London Gatwick being the latest airports to gain Chinese route status. anna.aero looks at how the market has developed in the past year, and to see which are the biggest unserved routes between the two markets.

Tianjin Airlines makes UK debut

Tianjin Airlines makes UK debut

Tianjin Airlines links Tianjin and Chongqing with London Gatwick.


NokScoot starts fifth Chinese route

NokScoot starts fifth Chinese route

NokScoot now links Bangkok Don Mueang with Chongqing with thrice-weekly flights.

Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Splash the route launch cash! The world’s airport firefighters have been busy with their ceremonial hosing down of inaugural aircraft this week, to bring you our twice-yearly public vote for the Arch of Triumph. So while the hoses are drying in the station, get the crews voting to be the best of the best.

Air China starts second route to Dubai

Air China starts second route to Dubai

Air China links Chongqing and Dubai with three flights per week.


Spring Airlines Japan starts two Chinese routes

Spring Airlines Japan starts two Chinese routes

Spring Airlines Japan connects Tokyo Narita with Wuhan and Chongqing.

Chongqing Airlines goes international

Chongqing Airlines goes international

Chongqing Airlines connects Chongqing with Bangkok. Competes with Thai Airways.

West Air goes international

West Air goes international

West Air connects Chongqing with Singapore operating thrice-weekly with A320s.


Beijing Capital Airlines adds Koh Samui to network

Beijing Capital Airlines adds Koh Samui to network

Beijing Capital Airlines offers thrice-weekly flights between Chongqing and Koh Samui in Thailand.

Sichuan Airlines sets off to South Korea and Vietnam

Sichuan Airlines sets off to South Korea and Vietnam

Sichuan Airlines starts new routes to Jeju and Ho Chi Minh City.

Two recent winners pose for posterity – Athens and Aalborg; Europe wins again this week

Two recent winners pose for posterity – Athens and Aalborg; Europe wins again this week

Stomachs in, chests out. Two European airports finest and bravest groups of firefighters – namely Athens and Aalborg (the first winning airports in either Greece or Denmark) ‒ proudly stand by their impressive kit to revel in ‘Arch of Triumph’ glory. Who will join them from this week’s eight tasty entries…