Articles Tagged ‘ICN’

South Korea to Japan grows by 25% year-on-year; Korean Air is #1 airline on the country pair

South Korea to Japan grows by 25% year-on-year; Korean Air is #1 airline on the country pair

There are just some country pairs which our data elves notice lots of new routes as well as fresh capacity being added on existing ones, and one of those is South Korea to Japan – so we decided to investigate. We uncover the annual growth patterns, as well as the biggest airlines and routes in […]

Lisbon Airport crowned 2016 Arch of Triumph champions!! Auckland adds last weekly win

Lisbon Airport crowned 2016 Arch of Triumph champions!! Auckland adds last weekly win

Having claimed the top spot way back in May, the Lisbon Airport firefighters have held on to the #1 position for seven months, even after a final roll of the dice from 2015 winners Birmingham Airport in Week 45 of competition, which saw the UK airport only do enough to take second and not the title. […]

Philippine Airlines launches first international service from Clark

Philippine Airlines launches first international service from Clark

Philippine Airlines becomes third carrier to connect Clark with Seoul Incheon.


t’way air sets off from Seoul to Saipan

t’way air sets off from Seoul to Saipan

t’way air becomes fifth Korean carrier to link Seoul with Saipan.

Delhi shows off its certificate for its second win of 2016

Delhi shows off its certificate for its second win of 2016

Ignore what we said last week – there is still another week of competition after this one, for those FTWAs celebrating the start of routes in what remains of 2016. Take a look at these offerings from six airports from around the world, including entrants from Africa, Australasia, Europe and North America.

Hong Kong Airlines faces seven other carriers on newest route

Hong Kong Airlines faces seven other carriers on newest route

Hong Kong Airlines becomes eighth carrier to connect Hong Kong and Seoul.


Jin Air introduces first route to Australia

Jin Air introduces first route to Australia

Jin Air adds Cairns in Australia and Kitakyushu in Japan to its Seoul Incheon network.

VietJetAir adds three more international routes

VietJetAir adds three more international routes

VietJetAir starts new routes to Hong Kong, Kaohsiung and Seoul Incheon.

Arch of Triumph double winners on display

Arch of Triumph double winners on display

This week we have not one, but two Arch of Triumph certificate celebrations from previous winners in Marseille and Sarasota – both first-time victors. Who will join the roll-call of 2016 winners as the year draws to a close – will it be an FTWA newbie or an old-hand of this four-year-old competition?


Korean Air delivers new Delhi route from Seoul

Korean Air delivers new Delhi route from Seoul

Korean Air competes with Asiana Airlines in serving India from South Korea.

Siem Reap is Cambodia's busiest airport (just); Cambodia Angkor Air is still #1 airline (just)

Siem Reap is Cambodia’s busiest airport (just); Cambodia Angkor Air is still #1 airline (just)

Although it is not the capital city, Siem Reap is the busiest airport in Cambodia – for the time being at least – serving as the gateway to the Angkor ruins – the country’s major tourism hot-spot. We take a look at the airport’s biggest airlines (and how they are growing) and its most important […]

Eastar Jet starts first service to Vietnam

Eastar Jet starts first service to Vietnam

Eastar Jet becomes seventh carrier to link Seoul with Hanoi.