Articles Tagged ‘IKA’
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.
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 San Jose to its Frankfurt hub, while Munich gains Tehran Imam Khomeini flights.
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 links Bangkok Don Mueang and Tehran with thrice-weekly flights.
Mahan Air makes Copenhagen its fifth European destination – joining Düsseldorf, Munich, Milan Malpensa and Istanbul Atatürk.
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 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
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 re-starts flights to Moscow from Tehran Imam Khomeini by launching services to Vnukovo on 21 January.
Aegean Airlines connects Athens with Tehran Imam Khomeini competing with Mahan Air.
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.