Articles Tagged ‘FRA’

Geneva Airport on course to pass 15m passengers in 2014; excellent SVID result

Geneva Airport on course to pass 15m passengers in 2014; excellent SVID result

Switzerland’s second busiest airport handled 14 million passengers in 2013, growing by 3.9%. With a total of 50 airlines operating from the Swiss gateway to 44 countries within Europe, North America and the Middle East, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent developments and reveals its top 12 airlines and destinations for S14.

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

On 1 April, Air Malta entered into its fifth decade, having been set up in 1974. Since then, the airline has focussed on delivering inbound tourists to the Mediterranean group of islands. anna.aero takes a look at the airline’s current network 40 years on.

Denver and London Southend airports’ certificates for Volaris and Flybe respectively; first direct China flight lands at Birmingham Airport

Denver and London Southend airports’ certificates for Volaris and Flybe respectively; first direct China flight lands at Birmingham Airport

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Frankfurt Airport and Condor welcome the arrival of German fans from FIFA World Cup. We also have news from Glasgow Airport.


Caracas and CONVIASA command Venezuelan market; Airlines cutting services due to currency crisis

Caracas and CONVIASA command Venezuelan market; Airlines cutting services due to currency crisis

On the Chinese President’s South American tour this month and a potential bolt-hole for notorious sports stars, Venezuela is often in the headlines. anna.aero takes a look at this oil-rich country’s biggest serving airlines.

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

Included in this week’s bumper offering of 21 FTWAs are five from airports welcoming TAP Portugal, plus two, four tender FTWAs. It is also includes the first ever effort from one of the world’s most significant airports – London Heathrow – which might be an airport global leader, but how will it match up in […]

China Southern Airlines lands in Frankfurt

China Southern Airlines lands in Frankfurt

China Southern Airlines links Guangzhou and Changsha with Frankfurt with thrice-weekly flights.


China Southern Airlines set to pass 100 million passenger mark in 2014

China Southern Airlines set to pass 100 million passenger mark in 2014

China’s largest carrier according to weekly seat capacity, China Southern Airlines has grown remarkably in recent years, serving over 190 destinations this August. As the carrier’s passenger numbers reached 92 million last year, anna.aero investigates the airline’s rapid expansion and its top 12 airports this summer.

Portuguese pride restored with Lisbon Airport win

Portuguese pride restored with Lisbon Airport win

This week we have FTWAs from six airports around the world, including Toronto Pearson, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Manchester – find out here whether any of these big-hitting airports have the firefighters to match their global profile.

Condor connects Frankfurt with MSP

Condor connects Frankfurt with MSP

Condor now offers 12 North American destinations in S14 with the addition of Minneapolis-St. Paul.


Condor scores with Fortaleza route in time for World Cup match

Condor scores with Fortaleza route in time for World Cup match

Condor launches Frankfurt to Fortaleza flight in time for Germany-Ghana game, which finished 2-2.

MIAT Mongolian Airlines makes Frankfurt second German route

MIAT Mongolian Airlines makes Frankfurt second German route

MIAT Mongolian Airlines introduces twice-weekly non-stop flights from Ulaanbator to Frankfurt.

Aegean Airlines expands its European offering with 13 new routes

Aegean Airlines expands its European offering with 13 new routes

Aegean Airlines increases its based operations at Athens, Corfu, Rhodes, Heraklion and Thessaloniki with a combined total of 13 new links, utilising its A319s and A320s.