Articles Tagged ‘ELM’

USB3 hubs in 2017 – American Airlines chops, Delta Air Lines stagnates, United Airlines...is doing O.K.

USB3 hubs in 2017 – American Airlines chops, Delta Air Lines stagnates, United Airlines…is doing O.K.

It has certainly being an interesting year for the USB3 – American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines – in terms of marketing and public image, passenger experience and 747 farewells, so we decided to compare the airlines’ hub growth to see which airports are the winners and losers.  

United Airlines launches new link from Chicago O'Hare to Elmira

United Airlines launches new link from Chicago O’Hare to Elmira

United Airlines starts domestic link from Chicago O’Hare to Elmira using ExpressJet Airlines’ ERJ 145s.

Allegiant Air inaugurates 12 new routes

Allegiant Air inaugurates 12 new routes

Allegiant Air launches multiple new routes from Punta Gorda, FL, and St Petersburg/Clearwater; adds services in Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Phoenix-Masa.


Delta adds nine new routes from its New York JFK base

Delta adds nine new routes from its New York JFK base

Delta launches daily flights to nine new domestic destinations from JFK. Only carrier on six of them, competes with jetBlue on the rest.

New airline routes launched (16-22 November)

New airline routes launched (16-22 November)

Ahead of Thanksgiving, US carriers dominate the last week’s 38 route launches. But where does it seem Americans want to fly for the holidays? Which airline launched a new route to its future alliance partner’s hub? And which routes were launched in Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Europe?

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 15 November – Friday 21 November):

Article Thumbnail: News in BriefThis week sees another batch of new routes launched by airlines from all across the globe including AirTran, Alaska Airlines, Allegiant Air, Bahrain Air, Cebu Pacific, easyJet, Hainan Airlines, Insel Air, LACSA, Maldivian, Norwegian, TAM, Thai AirAsia, Tiger Airways and Volaris. Oh, and Ryanair started some new routes as well. What a surprise.