Articles Tagged ‘ICN’

AirAsia retains its #1 spot at Malaysia’s second biggest airport Kota Kinabalu; Shanghai Airlines becomes airline #13

AirAsia retains its #1 spot at Malaysia’s second biggest airport Kota Kinabalu; Shanghai Airlines becomes airline #13

The latest addition to the portfolio of carriers operating at Kota Kinabalu was China Eastern Airlines’ subsidiary Shanghai Airlines on 15 July. With no new routes on the horizon and recent impressive passenger growth being derailed, anna.aero takes stock of which routes and airlines are on the right track at Malaysia’s second biggest airport.

Asiana Airlines adds Astana

Asiana Airlines adds Astana

Asiana Airlines connects Seoul Incheon with Kazakh capital with weekly flights..

Vietnam in Asian ANNIES fast-growing airport win double; Spring Airlines surprises in airline awards

Vietnam in Asian ANNIES fast-growing airport win double; Spring Airlines surprises in airline awards

Just like in 80s mega movie Top Gun ‒ “there’s no points for second place” – there are also no certificates for the runners-up in the 2015 Asian ANNIES. However, there will be certificates for the eight airport and six airline winners of this year’s competition. Find out who made Top Gun this time around.


Asiana Airlines competes head-to-head with Korean Air on almost 50 routes; Rome is newest route with Astana to launch on 8 August

Asiana Airlines competes head-to-head with Korean Air on almost 50 routes; Rome is newest route with Astana to launch on 8 August

Star Alliance carrier Asiana Airlines faces tough competition from its main Seoul Incheon base. We reveal the airline’s biggest routes as measured by ASKs, where it flies its A380s and what it’s doing in the domestic market.

Asiana Airlines introduces fifth route to Europe

Asiana Airlines introduces fifth route to Europe

Asiana Airlines connects Seoul with Rome, competing with Alitalia and Korean Air.

Air Astana adds Georgian and South Korean routes

Air Astana adds Georgian and South Korean routes

Air Astana now links Kazakhstan capital Astana to Seoul Incheon and Tbilisi.


Alitalia starts Seoul Incheon from Rome Fiumicino

Alitalia starts Seoul Incheon from Rome Fiumicino

Alitalia starts Rome to Seoul operations – Korean Air competes, as will Asiana Airlines from 30 June.

Seattle-Tacoma reports 7.7% traffic growth in 2014; Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines compete on 44 routes

Seattle-Tacoma reports 7.7% traffic growth in 2014; Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines compete on 44 routes

Seattle-Tacoma (which hosts ACI-NA’s JumpStart® Air Service Development Conference in June) handled 37.5 million passengers last year. With a total of 22 airlines serving the airport, anna.aero takes a closer look at the aggressive competition between Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines and reveals how dominant the local carrier is this May.

Tampa Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Spirit Airlines

Tampa Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Spirit Airlines

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, HK Express celebrates the first anniversary of its operations to Seoul Incheon, while Air Europa launches its first 787-8 service between Madrid and Miami. More news from Brussels, Stuttgart, Groningen, Moscow Sheremetyevo, Milan Malpensa, Pristina, Birmingham–Shuttlesworth, Routes Europe and Wizz Air.


US-Asia’s ASKs increase by 7.6%; Honolulu-Tokyo Narita is #1 route

US-Asia’s ASKs increase by 7.6%; Honolulu-Tokyo Narita is #1 route

Far from being a stagnant mature market, the US-Asia region pair is still providing dynamic growth in 2015. With air services having become extremely significant for the development of both regions, resulting in flights increasing by 4.3% and seats up 5.9% in the last 12 months, anna.aero takes a closer look at the trends between […]

South Korea sees traffic grow by 11% in 2014; t’way air is the fastest growing airline

South Korea sees traffic grow by 11% in 2014; t’way air is the fastest growing airline

Home to an estimated population of 51 million, who like to describe their home country’s economic success as “Miracle on the Han River”, South Korea is served by 14 commercial airports. With the two airports serving Seoul commanding 63% of the total traffic, anna.aero investigates the airlines operating in this fast growing market and reveals […]

Jin Air adds Malaysian holiday destination

Jin Air adds Malaysian holiday destination

Jin Air now links Seoul Incheon with Kota Kinabalu. Competes with Asiana Airlines and Eastar Jet.