Articles Tagged ‘FRA’

Latvia’s traffic set to leap past 5.5 million in 2016; airBaltic still #1 carrier

Latvia’s traffic set to leap past 5.5 million in 2016; airBaltic still #1 carrier

Latvia is the tasty filling in the Baltic nation sandwich, sitting as it does between its close neighbours Estonia and Lithuania. The country’s air traffic is booming this year, with an average monthly growth of 8.4% between January and May. We take a look at who is doing what, and from where.

Air Astana traffic up over 160% since 2006; operates dual hub strategy from Astana and Almaty; Iran becomes latest country market

Air Astana traffic up over 160% since 2006; operates dual hub strategy from Astana and Almaty; Iran becomes latest country market

Air Astana last year carried nearly 3.9 million passengers compared to just 1.5 in 2006. anna.aero takes a closer look to see how the carrier has expanded over the past decade, and to investigate its dual hub network even further.

Münster/Osnabrück-Berlin is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 100,000 searches in the last year; airberlin to return or Ryanair revolution???

Münster/Osnabrück-Berlin is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 100,000 searches in the last year; airberlin to return or Ryanair revolution???

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has revealed that 100,000 potential passengers in the last 12 months searched for flights between Münster/Osnabrück and Berlin ‒ but the route is unserved. Will airberlin return on the sector?? Or will Ryanair make it its second German domestic service??


Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

The glory of winning the weekly Arch of Triumph certificate is beyond comparison for the inhabitants of airport fire stations around the world – as displayed here by Auckland Airport’s Brown Watch. Find out which of this week’s 17 combatants will secure the global accolade.

Lufthansa adds two more spokes to its two biggest hubs

Lufthansa adds two more spokes to its two biggest hubs

Lufthansa adds San Jose to its Frankfurt hub, while Munich gains Tehran Imam Khomeini flights.

Anker in Athens: 300+ ACI EUROPE audience learns exactly how much low costs now dominate – and what they are doing next

Anker in Athens: 300+ ACI EUROPE audience learns exactly how much low costs now dominate – and what they are doing next

We all know Europe’s LCCs have been the driving force behind traffic growth at Europe’s airports during the last decade. We reveal how their share of summer seat capacity across almost 30 major airports has evolved 2006-16.


Budapest celebrates back-to-back Arch of Triumph victories

Budapest celebrates back-to-back Arch of Triumph victories

Last week Budapest Airport had back-to-back meetings at the 138th IATA Slots Conference in Hamburg, now it has back-to-back victories in the Arch of Triumph competition. Unfortunately the airport has not entered this week to go for the hat-trick. However, 13 other airports have. With mid-season approaching, the world’s airports should now have a measure […]

Condor goes long-haul to three destinations

Condor goes long-haul to three destinations

Condor commences service from Frankfurt to Austin-Bergstrom while Munich gains new connections to Mombasa and Zanzibar.

Aeroflot adds Frankfurt from Kazan

Aeroflot adds Frankfurt from Kazan

Aeroflot now serves four destinations from Kazan.


Aeromexico celebrates its Route of the Week victory

Aeromexico celebrates its Route of the Week victory

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, New Orleans is flying high after Condor’s S17 route announcement, while Reno-Tahoe celebrates the start of Oakland services from Southwest Airlines. Other news from Larnaca, St. Petersburg, Cairns, Tbilisi and Belfast City airports as well as Blue Islands.

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France is still clinging on to having more than 50% of seats and frequencies at its main Paris CDG hub, despite the LCC onslaught. Seven years since our data elves last looked under the hood at the SkyTeam carrier’s biggest operations, they check the oil and kick the tyres again.

Denver Airport displays its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate

Denver Airport displays its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate

Not only did Denver win its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate for the FTWA produced for the arrival of Lufthansa’s new Munich service, but it secured North America’s first win of 2016 in the process. Find out whether the region will add to its tally this week, as seven airports battle for supremacy.