Articles Tagged ‘GYE’

Spirit Airlines enters Ecuador

Spirit Airlines enters Ecuador

Spirit Airlines links Fort Lauderdale to Guayaquil – launches a further four routes. 

Vote for your favourite Fire Truck Water Arch ‒ S18 Part I

Vote for your favourite Fire Truck Water Arch ‒ S18 Part I

For one of the 27 airports involved in this week’s Arch of Triumph public vote it will be a great start to the summer season, because within seven days one airport will have a new certificate adorning the fire station walls, and the fire crews will be the toast of the airport. Let battle commence!!

Ecuador's aviation market has shrunk 27% since 2013, reaching a decade low last year; Condor and Spirit Airlines planning to shake things up

Ecuador’s aviation market has shrunk 27% since 2013, reaching a decade low last year; Condor and Spirit Airlines planning to shake things up

Ecuador, the nation some 800 delegates will be flying into over the next two weeks to attend Routes Americas in Quito, saw its seat capacity drop 9.8% between 2016 and 2017, a fourth consecutive year of cuts. Jonathan Ford highlights who’s cut back the most and informs what to look out for in 2018. 


Caracas-Santiago is "Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week" ‒ nearly 240,000 searches; Conviasa's next capital connection??

Caracas-Santiago is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ nearly 240,000 searches; Conviasa’s next capital connection??

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shown that in the last year nearly 240,000 potential travellers searched on the leading flight comparison site for flights between Caracas and Santiago ‒ but the route is unserved!? The leading airlines at either end of the city pair – Conviasa and LATAM Airlines – both seem well-positioned to take this route […]

tame shrinking in Ecuador as government looks for investors; 15 aircraft serve New York, Florida, Colombia, Peru and the Galapagos Islands

tame shrinking in Ecuador as government looks for investors; 15 aircraft serve New York, Florida, Colombia, Peru and the Galapagos Islands

The national carrier of Ecuador, tame, has been cutting capacity in recent years. Last year’s major earthquake in the country resulted in further cuts. We reveal its closest rivals in Ecuador, its current fleet and the top 12 routes by seats.

Air Europa stretches its Madrid long-haul network further

Air Europa stretches its Madrid long-haul network further

Air Europa adds two more Latin American cities to its Spanish capital hub.


Copa Airlines nearly quadruples in size from Panama City since 2006; six routes gained and two dropped in past year

Copa Airlines nearly quadruples in size from Panama City since 2006; six routes gained and two dropped in past year

During the past 12 months Copa Airlines has linked Panama’s capital city to Belize City, Chiclayo, Holguin, Rosario, San Francisco and Villahermosa. However, not all of last year’s destinations have made it onto 2016’s route map. See what routes have been cut and find out the most popular routes from Panama City for the Star […]

The busiest week for 2016 so far with 11 FTWAs entered; Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden poses with its winner’s certificate

The busiest week for 2016 so far with 11 FTWAs entered; Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden poses with its winner’s certificate

In the week before the start of S16, the Arch of Triumph competition has its busiest seven days so far, with 11 entries. With participants from Australasia, Asia, North and South America, Caribbean as well as Europe, we are truly global this week.

tame adds two international connections from Guayaquil

tame adds two international connections from Guayaquil

tame starts daily services from the Ecuadorian city to Lima in Peru and New York JFK – both face direct competition.


Aerolineas Argentinas adds South American trio

Aerolineas Argentinas adds South American trio

Aerolineas Argentinas begins flights from its two Buenos Aires hubs to Belo Horizonte, Quito and Guayaquil.

Quito Airport in Ecuador sees traffic growth of 9.1% in 2014; Avianca is fastest growing airline

Quito Airport in Ecuador sees traffic growth of 9.1% in 2014; Avianca is fastest growing airline

The primary international gateway to Ecuador, Quito Airport (perhaps better known as Mariscal Sucre International Airport) handled six million passengers last year (a new record high). We look at the airport’s rapid growth since 2003 and its operating airlines for this May.

Ecuador’s capacity grows by 4% in 11 years; tame adds its second route to Fort Lauderdale

Ecuador’s capacity grows by 4% in 11 years; tame adds its second route to Fort Lauderdale

Nestled away in the north-west corner of South America, Ecuador is served by 19 commercial airports providing scheduled airline services in 2014. With the country’s major gateways at Quito and Guayaquil having increased their combined annual seat capacity by 6.8% since we last looked at Ecuador four years ago, anna.aero investigates the airlines operating in […]