Frontier Airlines launched four weekly flights connecting Trenton, NJ and Detroit, MI.
AirTran connects Fort Myers, FL to Chicago Midway, IL, and seasonally to Detroit, MI.
Spirit Airlines launches four routes from Myrtle Beach, SC; starts flying from Detroit, MI, to Denver, CO.
anna.aero reveals from a top-level source at Emirates which destinations on the map will be added in 2013 in addition to the already announced new routes to Warsaw and Algiers.
With a catchment of over five million people, Detroit remains a vital cog in the network of the world’s largest airline – Delta Airlines – as its third largest hub after Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta and Minneapolis/St. Paul.
Southwest Airlines now flies five new routes from Atlanta, Chicago Midway, Las Vegas and Washington National.
Comair set to close in September as Delta aims to reduce effect of operating costly, older regional jets
Comair (the US airline, not the South African one) will cease to exist from October. Which are its biggest bases, how many routes does it operate on behalf of parent company Delta, and which are its busiest routes in terms of weekly frequencies?
Spirit Airlines now flies from Dallas/Fort Worth to Detroit, Portland and San Diego – as well as to its first international destination; Toluca in Mexico.
Spirit Airlines now flies from Las Vegas, Nevada to Oakland, California.
Delta launched its third route to Beijing in China when it just began flying from Detroit.
Spirit Airlines reveals IPO details; still has just 1% of US domestic market despite launching 14 new routes this year
Spirit Airlines operates an interesting mix of domestic and international routes mostly from Florida. Where does it rank among US domestic airlines and which new routes has it started in 2011? How quickly is its fleet growing and which destinations in the Caribbean and Latin America does it serve?