Articles Tagged ‘IKA’

Mahan Air connects Copenhagen to its network

Mahan Air connects Copenhagen to its network

Mahan Air makes Copenhagen its fifth European destination – joining Düsseldorf, Munich, Milan Malpensa and Istanbul Atatürk.

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.

Air France returns to Iran after eight-year hiatus

Air France returns to Iran after eight-year hiatus

Air France is quick to take advantage of the de-frosting in international relations with Iran launching a thrice-weekly Tehran Imam Khomeini service.


Iranian airports handled fewer than 50 million passengers in 2015; Air Arabia, Emirates, flydubai, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines serve multiple airports

Iranian airports handled fewer than 50 million passengers in 2015; Air Arabia, Emirates, flydubai, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines serve multiple airports

Iran could see rapid growth at its airports this year after the lifting of economic sanctions. We reveal the country’s busiest airports and how much they have grown in the last two years as well as seeing which carriers have been starting new international routes.

Mahan Air returns to Moscow market

Mahan Air returns to Moscow market

Mahan Air re-starts flights to Moscow from Tehran Imam Khomeini by launching services to Vnukovo on 21 January.

Aegean Airlines initiates Iran service

Aegean Airlines initiates Iran service

Aegean Airlines connects Athens with Tehran Imam Khomeini competing with Mahan Air.


Hong Kong happily displays winning Arch of Triumph certificate

Hong Kong happily displays winning Arch of Triumph certificate

Not only did Hong Kong Airport win the last Arch of Triumph weekly battle, but its score of 36.7 saw it swoop into joint second place overall with Portland in the 2015 competition. Meanwhile, 27 (yes that’s 27) airports from across the world are aiming to topple Hong Kong from that spot this week.

Mahan Air makes its mark at Milan Malpensa

Mahan Air makes its mark at Milan Malpensa

Mahan Air adds Milan to its growing network. The twice-weekly route will face direct competition from Iran Air.

Mahan Air makes Munich its second German destination

Mahan Air makes Munich its second German destination

Mahan Air complements its existing Düsseldorf flights with the start of twice-weekly services to Munich.


Berlin Schönefeld receives Cake of the Week award for Germania

Berlin Schönefeld receives Cake of the Week award for Germania

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Akron/Canton Airport celebrates the announcement of Allegiant Air’s new routes to Myrtle Beach, Savannah and St. Pete-Clearwater, and Thai AirAsia announces expanding its domestic network with a new flight from Bangkok Don Mueang to Buriram.

Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport reports 23% capacity growth in 10 years; Germania arrives from Berlin Schönefeld and Düsseldorf

Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport reports 23% capacity growth in 10 years; Germania arrives from Berlin Schönefeld and Düsseldorf

The main gateway to the largest city in Western Asia and to the capital of Iran, Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport (IKA) consolidated its annual capacity in recent years, offering around 2.9 million seats in 2014 (a new record high). With a total of 25 carriers flying to 46 destinations in 30 countries, anna.aero takes a […]

Germania introduces Iranian operations

Germania introduces Iranian operations

Germania gets Tehran routes going from Berlin Schönefeld and Düsseldorf – both with twice-weekly flights.gergetown