Articles Tagged ‘DXB’

Emirates starts its second US destination in 2014 – Chicago O’Hare

Emirates starts its second US destination in 2014 – Chicago O’Hare

Emirates begins operations to its ninth US destination completing the MEB3 trio at Chicago O’Hare.

Russian airport wins ‘Arch of Triumph’ – first this year

Russian airport wins ‘Arch of Triumph’ – first this year

Russia wins its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ title in 2014, and in the process secures a spot on the overall leader board. The winning airport joins Vologograd (pictured) to become only the second Russian facility to win the prestigious airport marketing award.

flydubai introduces Iranian duo - Mashhad and Tehran

flydubai introduces Iranian duo – Mashhad and Tehran

flydubai to compete with parent Emirates and other airlines on Tehran sector and Iran Aseman Airlines on Mashhad link.


Emirates makes Abuja its 21st African non-stop network point

Emirates makes Abuja its 21st African non-stop network point

Emirates connects its global Dubai hub to Nigerian capital city.

Qatar Airways increases Hamad International Airport non-stop network by 17 destinations; still just behind Emirates

Qatar Airways increases Hamad International Airport non-stop network by 17 destinations; still just behind Emirates

The MEB3 carriers have added a total of 34 new non-stop services in the last 12 months, 20 of which are to new destinations. Download our free summary spreadsheet that reveals who’s flying where and how often.

flydubai adds Aden as its second network point in Yemen

flydubai adds Aden as its second network point in Yemen

flydubai, which recently turned five years old, adds services to Yemen’s seaport city.


Arik Air arrives at Dubai from Lagos and Abuja

Arik Air arrives at Dubai from Lagos and Abuja

Arik Air adds five weekly flights from Abuja and Lagos to Dubai, with the latter being operated via Abuja, using its A330-200s. Competes against Emirates.

Arik Air’s traffic grows by 19% in 2013; Dubai is international city #12

Arik Air’s traffic grows by 19% in 2013; Dubai is international city #12

Nigeria’s largest operator in terms of weekly seat capacity, Arik Air has grown rapidly in recent years, serving a total of 12 countries this summer. As the airline’s passenger numbers reached 2.7 million last year, anna.aero takes a closer look at Arik Air’s recent development and its top 11 airport pairs for this August.

flydubai adds new Afghan route to its Dubai network

flydubai adds new Afghan route to its Dubai network

flydubai makes Kandahar its second route in Afghanistan, joining existing thrice-daily services to Kabul.


Vueling and Norwegian fly to more countries than Ryanair and easyJet; Wizz Air offers most per million passengers

Vueling and Norwegian fly to more countries than Ryanair and easyJet; Wizz Air offers most per million passengers

Everyone knows that Ryanair and easyJet are the biggest LCCs in Europe, but which of Europe’s big six flies to the most countries? Well our statistic-hungry data elves are cooking up the numbers in the information kitchen to provide you with some tasty analytical fare.

flydubai touches down in Thiruvananthapuram

flydubai touches down in Thiruvananthapuram

flydubai’s new route to Thiruvananthapuram makes India its third biggest market by destinations served.

flydubai serves over 70 destinations in first five years

flydubai serves over 70 destinations in first five years

While Emirates is the biggest player in Dubai, the role of flydubai should not be overlooked. Launched just five years ago it now serves over 70 destinations in over 30 countries using a fleet of over 30 737-800s. We reveal which are the leading country markets for the airline, and which of the top 12 […]