Articles Tagged ‘DXB’

flydubai starts services to Nejran in Saudi Arabia

flydubai starts services to Nejran in Saudi Arabia

flydubai makes Nejran its 12th destination in Saudi Arabia from its Dubai hub.

Turin trumpets the first 2015 competition victory; North America takes win #2 this year

Turin trumpets the first 2015 competition victory; North America takes win #2 this year

While last week’s winners Turin had to fight off 11 other airports to secure the ‘Arch of Triumph’ weekly competition, this week’s victors had it relatively easy, coming top in just a two horse race.

Fuerteventura shows off its winner’s certificate; first blood to Europe

Fuerteventura shows off its winner’s certificate; first blood to Europe

The first week of the 2015 ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition sees 12 entries from around the world, including two airports sending us two FTWAs each. The last weekly winners of 2014 – the firefighters from Fuerteventura – get the Airport Director to share in their glory.


Bristol Airport tops global punctuality table by OAG

Bristol Airport tops global punctuality table by OAG

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Belfast City Airport announces the arrival of KLM to Northern Ireland starting on 18 May, and Billund Airport celebrates the launch of charter operations to Gan in the Maldives. More news from Sofia and Brussels Charleroi airports.

flydubai continues its European expansion

flydubai continues its European expansion

flydubai adds its fifth European route in December, starting services to the Croatian capital of Zagreb.

Manchester Airport receives Route award for Cathay Pacific Airways

Manchester Airport receives Route award for Cathay Pacific Airways

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, British Airways celebrates its second anniversary at Leeds Bradford Airport, and Ryanair achieves 100,000 passengers at its new Glasgow base. More news from London City, Lyon, Prague and Rome Fiumicino airports.


IndiGo commences seventh route to Dubai

IndiGo commences seventh route to Dubai

IndiGo takes on Emirates by entering the Bengaluru-Dubai sector with daily flights, utilising its A320s.

Omani market grows by 10% in 11 years; Oman Air expands internationally with Manila

Omani market grows by 10% in 11 years; Oman Air expands internationally with Manila

Situated south of the United Arab Emirates, holding a strategically important position at the mouth of the Persian Gulf, Oman is served by four commercial airports providing scheduled airline services in 2014. With the country’s main gateway at Muscat commanding 91% of weekly seat capacity in Oman, anna.aero investigates the airlines operating in this dynamic […]

flydubai adds European trio to its network

flydubai adds European trio to its network

flydubai links its Dubai hub with Sarajevo, Prague and Bratislava, all with twice-weekly operations.


Christchurch Airport receives Cake award for China Airlines

Christchurch Airport receives Cake award for China Airlines

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, NIKI announces plans to start three routes from Bratislava Airport next year and Emirates’ A380 touches down at Houston Intercontinental Airport from Dubai. More news from London Southend and Southampton airports.

Dar es Salaam reports 13% traffic growth in 2013; Air Seychelles touches down from Mahé

Dar es Salaam reports 13% traffic growth in 2013; Air Seychelles touches down from Mahé

The gateway to the largest and richest city of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam Airport (perhaps better known as Julius Nyerere International Airport) handled close to 2.4 million passengers in 2013. With a total of 20 airlines flying to 30 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals its top […]

ASKs between Middle East and US increase by 35%; nine new routes started in last 12 months

ASKs between Middle East and US increase by 35%; nine new routes started in last 12 months

By the end of 2014, Etihad Airways will have added three new US routes to its network, including San Francisco this week, complementing the seven already started over the last 12 months from the Middle East region. anna.aero investigates just how much of the growth between these regions is being delivered by the MEB3.