Articles Tagged ‘IKA’

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.

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.