Articles Tagged ‘FAT’

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.  

Volaris adds three Californian connections

Volaris adds three Californian connections

Volaris begins two routes to San Jose and another to Fresno.

Allegiant Air arrives on five airport pairs

Allegiant Air arrives on five airport pairs

Allegiant Air commences five routes with none facing any direct competition – all to be flown by the airline’s MD83s.


Californian air travel market now almost as big as Spain; Etihad Airways and Norwegian among 60 carriers serving the golden state

Californian air travel market now almost as big as Spain; Etihad Airways and Norwegian among 60 carriers serving the golden state

California’s airports handled over 180 million passengers in 2013, and it has two airports among the world’s top 25. We reveal which are the leading airlines in the state and which are the leading destinations from the state’s airports. Plus we reveal which carriers have entered (and left) the market.

Frontier Airlines launches three new routes from Denver

Frontier Airlines launches three new routes from Denver

Frontier Airlines expands its offering from Denver, CO, with three new routes to airports in Cincinnati, OH; Eugene, OR; and Fresno, CA.

Allegiant Air launches Hawaii operations

Allegiant Air launches Hawaii operations

Allegiant Air now flies from Honolulu to the US mainland as it starts Hawaii operations with 757 aircraft.


Alaska Airlines launches new regional routes in western United States

Alaska Airlines launches new regional routes in western United States

Alaska Airlines now flies from Portland to Bellingham, Bozeman and Santa Barbara, as well as from San Diego to Fresno and Monterey, and from San Jose to Reno.

Fresno regains Guadalajara link thanks to AeroMexico and Volaris; American and United compete on #1 route to LAX

Fresno regains Guadalajara link thanks to AeroMexico and Volaris; American and United compete on #1 route to LAX

Fresno may only just rank as one of the top 10 airports in California, but it still handles over one million passengers per annum and recently saw not one, but two carriers re-enter from the Mexican market after Mexicana’s collapse last year. But which domestic destinations are served by which airlines?

Low-cost airline Volaris goes heads-on with AeroMexico

Low-cost airline Volaris goes heads-on with AeroMexico

Ten days after AeroMexico began flying between Guadalajara and Fresno in California, the low-cost carrier Volaris launched the same route.


New airline routes launched (12 - 18 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (12 – 18 April 2011)

The world’s airlines are again busy, having launched 93 routes in the last week. Ryanair contributes with 46 of them, but the rest were launched in all corners of the world. Which low-cost airline launched a new base? Which airline added a new South American country market to its network and which airline became the […]

AeroMexico resumes route between Guadalajara and Fresno

AeroMexico resumes route between Guadalajara and Fresno

After Mexicana’s bankruptcy, the route between Guadalajara in Mexico and Fresno in California was left unserved until AeroMexico now launched flights.

New airline routes launched (29 March - 4 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (29 March – 4 April 2011)

The second phase of the start of the summer scheduling season has brought almost 130 further routes. Again, we have the analysis, pictures, downloadable spreadsheet – and cakes! Which two Mexican routes were picked up, having been unserved after the demise of Mexicana? Which Asian national carrier added its third Australian route? And which European […]