Articles Tagged ‘IKA’

14 airports battle for world Arch of Triumph supremacy

14 airports battle for world Arch of Triumph supremacy

For one of this week’s 14 entrants to the Arch of Triumph competition it could mean basking in airport marketing glory for eternity (or at least until the next route launch). See which airport, drawn from five different world regions, has secured these exclusive bragging rights this week.

Qeshm Air boosts network with Brussels link

Qeshm Air boosts network with Brussels link

Qeshm Air starts weekly service from Tehran to the capital of Europe.

Mahan Air boosts network with Barcelona sector

Mahan Air boosts network with Barcelona sector

Mahan Air of Iran starts its first Tehran service to Spain.


Ryanair announces six new routes from Cologne Bonn to destinations in the UK, Italy, Spain and Lithuania

Ryanair announces six new routes from Cologne Bonn to destinations in the UK, Italy, Spain and Lithuania

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Wizz Air announces its first operations to Frankfurt with flights from Budapest and Sofia, while Ryanair confirms more German expansion with new links to Poland and Lithuania from Nuremberg. More news also from Mahan Air and AirAsia X. 

Leak of the Week: Cobalt to add three more UK destinations for S17

Leak of the Week: Cobalt to add three more UK destinations for S17

Following the recent additions of Brussels and Tel Aviv to Cobalt’s network, the airline’s new routes are coming thick and fast as it looks to include three more UK points in S17 to augment its three existing services to Birmingham, Manchester and London Stansted.

Thai Airways takes off for Tehran

Thai Airways takes off for Tehran

Thai Airways starts first new route from Bangkok in almost four years.


Air Astana traffic up over 160% since 2006; operates dual hub strategy from Astana and Almaty; Iran becomes latest country market

Air Astana traffic up over 160% since 2006; operates dual hub strategy from Astana and Almaty; Iran becomes latest country market

Air Astana last year carried nearly 3.9 million passengers compared to just 1.5 in 2006. anna.aero takes a closer look to see how the carrier has expanded over the past decade, and to investigate its dual hub network even further.

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

Auckland Airport struts its stuff with Arch of Triumph win

The glory of winning the weekly Arch of Triumph certificate is beyond comparison for the inhabitants of airport fire stations around the world – as displayed here by Auckland Airport’s Brown Watch. Find out which of this week’s 17 combatants will secure the global accolade.

Lufthansa adds two more spokes to its two biggest hubs

Lufthansa adds two more spokes to its two biggest hubs

Lufthansa adds San Jose to its Frankfurt hub, while Munich gains Tehran Imam Khomeini flights.


Air Astana introduces Iran service

Air Astana introduces Iran service

Air Astana starts a new route from Almaty Airport in Kazakhstan to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport in Iran, operating thrice-weekly with E190s.

Thai AirAsia X instigates Iran service

Thai AirAsia X instigates Iran service

Thai AirAsia X links Bangkok Don Mueang and Tehran with thrice-weekly flights.

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.