Articles Tagged ‘DME’

Transaero Airlines launches domestic route to Astrakhan

Transaero Airlines launches domestic route to Astrakhan

Transaero Airlines makes Astrakhan its 12th domestic destination from Moscow Domodedovo

London Gatwick’s firefighters display first ‘Arch of Triumph’ award

London Gatwick’s firefighters display first ‘Arch of Triumph’ award

It’s been a long time coming, but anna.aero’s ‘home airport’ of London Gatwick has finally won its first ever ‘Arch of Triumph’ weekly certificate. This week, four global airports, including another London airport, slug it out for the honours.

Samara Airport grows by 12% in 2013; Finnair touches down from Helsinki

Samara Airport grows by 12% in 2013; Finnair touches down from Helsinki

Gateway to one of the 11 host cities during the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Samara Airport handled over two million passengers last year. With a total of 20 airlines operating from the gateway to Samarskaya Oblast, anna.aero investigates the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Aeroflot is this summer.


Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats

Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats

Finnish airports achieved over 19 million passengers last year, decreasing by a modest 0.4% since we last looked at this market three years ago. With Helsinki Airport offering 80% of traffic in 2013 and Sweden being the top international country this summer, anna.aero investigates how the Finnish market is evolving.

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

On 1 April, Air Malta entered into its fifth decade, having been set up in 1974. Since then, the airline has focussed on delivering inbound tourists to the Mediterranean group of islands. anna.aero takes a look at the airline’s current network 40 years on.

Air India arrives in Moscow with 787 Delhi operation

Air India arrives in Moscow with 787 Delhi operation

Air India to offer city pair competition on Delhi-Moscow against incumbent Aeroflot.


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.

Meridiana launches several new routes to Greece

Meridiana launches several new routes to Greece

Meridiana commences eight new routes across five Italian airports, five to Greek airports.

Singapore shows-off Cake award; United’s ninth anniversary at Belfast; Belavia jets off to Enfidha from Minsk with charter flights; more news from Reus, Erbil and London Southend airports

Singapore shows-off Cake award; United’s ninth anniversary at Belfast; Belavia jets off to Enfidha from Minsk with charter flights; more news from Reus, Erbil and London Southend airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Singapore Airport shows-off Cake award, United Airlines celebrates ninth anniversary of New York Newark services at Belfast Airport, and Reus Airport welcomes this summer’s first charter service from Moscow Domodedovo. We also have news from Erbil, Enfidha and London Southend airports.


VIM Airlines’ traffic starts to stabilise in recent years; Makhachkala and Simferopol are top destinations for S14

VIM Airlines’ traffic starts to stabilise in recent years; Makhachkala and Simferopol are top destinations for S14

Following a fluctuating pattern since 2005, VIM Airlines’ traffic began to stabilise in recent years, with 1.4 million passengers handled in 2013. As the sixth largest Russian operator (according to Innovata schedule data) expands significantly from its Moscow Domodedovo hub this August, anna.aero investigates VIM’s top 12 routes and reveals which country markets are served […]

S7 Airlines helps Helsinki to secure its third serving airline to Moscow

S7 Airlines helps Helsinki to secure its third serving airline to Moscow

S7 Airlines builds its oneworld connections with Helsinki service; Larnaca and Paphos both also added from Domodedovo.

Moskovia adds Astrakhan services to Moscow and St. Petersburg

Moskovia adds Astrakhan services to Moscow and St. Petersburg

Moskovia starts its first two routes from Astrakhan, the Russian city at the mouth of the Volga River.