Articles Tagged ‘CONNECT’

anna.aero is rewarded by CONNECT in Tbilisi

anna.aero is rewarded by CONNECT in Tbilisi

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Primera Air promotes its new low-cost long-haul services from Birmingham to local business leaders, while Tampa Airport celebrates the start of Air Transat flights to Canada. More news also from Wizz Air in Dortmund, plus Manchester Airport.  

anna.aero World Tour 2018 continues: CONNECT in Tbilisi

anna.aero World Tour 2018 continues: CONNECT in Tbilisi

Last week Ecuador, this week Georgia. The anna.aero team has switched continents and conferences as Europe’s network planning managers arrive in Tbilisi for the 15th CONNECT forum. While we were there, we printed our Show Daily magazines full of all the show news.

Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year from PPS Publications' Christmas lodge – the home of anna.aero

Happy Christmas and a Happy New Year from PPS Publications’ Christmas lodge – the home of anna.aero

Even the anna.aero data elves will be given time off at Christmas after another full year on the network development circuit, with the destination for their end of year break this season being the PPS Publications Christmas lodge, the creative corporation behind anna.aero. As a thank you to our dedicated readers, we invite you into […]


CONNECT 2018 is the place to be – see what you can do on your Tbilisi visit; EU visitors to Georgia up by 25% for the first nine months of 2017

CONNECT 2018 is the place to be – see what you can do on your Tbilisi visit; EU visitors to Georgia up by 25% for the first nine months of 2017

Georgia’s capital Tbilisi is the destination for CONNECT 2018, taking place between 20-22 February. To find out what you can discover from this Lonely Planet Top 10 2018 destination during your visit to next year’s conference, anna.aero went in advance to learn all about this historical destination. 

Tbilisi Airport on track to hit three million passengers in 2017, a 42% increase on last year's total; destination of CONNECT 2018

Tbilisi Airport on track to hit three million passengers in 2017, a 42% increase on last year’s total; destination of CONNECT 2018

Handling 2.25 million passengers in 2016, Tbilisi Airport is on a roll this year, with traffic expected to reach the three million barrier. anna.aero’s Assistant Editor Jonathan Ford went to Georgia to discover more about the airport’s past, plus its plans for the future, including being the destination for CONNECT 2018.   

anna.aero World Tour 2017 continues: CONNECT in Ajaccio

anna.aero World Tour 2017 continues: CONNECT in Ajaccio

Another week, another route development conference. The anna.aero team is continuing to clock-up the air miles again this week as Europe’s network planning glitterati arrive in Ajaccio for the 14th CONNECT forum. While we were there, we printed our Show Daily magazines full of all the show news.


CONNECT 2017 Ajaccio – 70 airlines and 250 airports expected

CONNECT 2017 Ajaccio – 70 airlines and 250 airports expected

Taking place on the island of Corsica between 22 and 24 February, CONNECT 2017 is expected to attract 65 airlines and 250 airports. As always, anna.aero will be there to produce its world famous conference magazines, and Chief Analyst Ralph Anker will also be leading a series of panel discussions, as well as giving his expert overview […]

Ajaccio Airport sees international traffic quadruple; low-cost traffic accounts for 26% of passengers; gearing up to host CONNECT 2017

Ajaccio Airport sees international traffic quadruple; low-cost traffic accounts for 26% of passengers; gearing up to host CONNECT 2017

Serving the capital of Corsica, Ajaccio Airport has seen its annual traffic grow by 39% during the past decade, with traffic for 2016 (January-November) up 4.3%. The biggest development however is in the low-cost market, which now contributes 26% of the airport’s passengers. To learn more about traffic development of this year’s CONNECT conference host, […]

Air Corsica looking for international market opportunities; Ajaccio is carrier's number one airport; has fleet of 11 aircraft

Air Corsica looking for international market opportunities; Ajaccio is carrier’s number one airport; has fleet of 11 aircraft

Air Corsica is based at the Corsican airport of Ajaccio, and it is the official carrier of CONNECT 2017. anna.aero caught up with the airline’s Hervé Pierret, Member of Management Board, to find out more about its operation and to see why it is so keen to expand its international presence.


anna.aero 2016 tour continues: CONNECT in Vilnius

anna.aero 2016 tour continues: CONNECT in Vilnius

Another week, another route development conference. The anna.aero team is continuing to clock-up the air miles again this week as Europe’s network planning glitterati venture into Vilnius for the 13th CONNECT forum. While we were there, we printed our Show Daily magazines full of all the show news.

CONNECT 2016 Vilnius – 50 airlines and 150 airports registered

CONNECT 2016 Vilnius – 50 airlines and 150 airports registered

Taking place in the Lithuanian capital between 13 and 15 March, CONNECT 2016 is expected to attract over 50 airlines and 150 airports. As always, anna.aero will be there to produce its world famous conference magazines, and Chief Analyst Ralph Anker will also be leading a series of panel discussions, as well as giving his expertise overview […]

Dallas/Fort Worth and Cairns airports celebrate their anna.aero awards

Dallas/Fort Worth and Cairns airports celebrate their anna.aero awards

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, KLM announces that it is to increase frequency to Leeds Bradford Airport for S16, while American Airlines and Birmingham Airport hand out their own awards. More news also from Berlin, Brussels, Budapest, Hamburg and Vilnius.