Articles Tagged ‘GYD’
Baku (Azerbaijan) celebrates Eurovision victory; five new routes starting in May, Qatar Airways coming in November
The world’s media will be off to Baku next year thanks to Azerbaijan’s victory on Saturday in the Eurovision Song Contest. But what new routes are being started at the airport in 2011? And which airlines are currently operating flights to Western Europe?
Despite already planning to start six new routes before the end of the year, Qatar Airways has revealed plans to start four more; Baku (Azerbaijan), Entebbe (Uganda), Medina (Saudi Arabia) and Tbilisi (Georgia). All will be served by A320s but which other carriers operate international flights to these destinations?
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 […]
11 new routes in the last week could be called the calm before the storm as hundreds of routes will launch when the summer season starts later this week. However, we have great photo coverage from the latest new routes and one even launched a week early as a result of direct passenger demand communicated […]
Azerbaijan awaits new terminal for Baku airport; Azerbaijan Airlines serves 12 countries including France, Italy and UK
Hands up if you can name Azerbaijan’s four neighbours. No, well take a look at our profile of this CIS member. How extensive is the national carrier’s network, and which foreign carriers are present (including one LCC)?
Although this week ‘only’ offers 11 new routes, we can promise some unique routes and excellent photo coverage from launch celebrations. Which airline has launched its first international route, to a country capital that until now was a flag carrier monopoly airport? Which US regional carrier has entered a competitive, high-frequency route? And which are […]
This week, UK regional airline flybe has launched the largest number of routes; 10 out of the week’s total 38. Chinese airlines are also prominently featured with rich illustrations from all Chinese launches. Read about all the routes, from airports ranging from Guam in the east to Wyoming in the west.
In the last week, 35 new routes were launched. Notably, there were no route launches in the Americas, but all other continents are represented with great launch celebrations. Which two airlines launched the same route on the same day? Turkish Airlines, which is rumoured to be merging with Serbia’s Jat Airways, has expanded in the […]
A big anna.aero welcome this week to LAM Mozambique Airlines making its first appearance in our news section. We also have details (and celebratory pictures) of new routes started this week in Angola, Azerbaijan, Australia, Bahamas, China, Denmark, El Salvador, Honduras, India, Italy, Malaysia, Mexico, Mozambique, Netherlands, Pakistan, Poland, Russia, Sudan, Thailand, the UAE, and the USA.