Articles Tagged ‘IST’

Europe’s top 5 airports analysed; Frankfurt, London, Amsterdam, Paris and Istanbul – the FLAPI hubs compared

Europe’s top 5 airports analysed; Frankfurt, London, Amsterdam, Paris and Istanbul – the FLAPI hubs compared

Europe’s five busiest airports handled over 320 million passengers between them last year. We reveal which airlines have been gained (and lost) at these airports and how the number of destinations served compares.

anna.aero helps welcome Emirates to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen

anna.aero helps welcome Emirates to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, was warmly invited by Emirates and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport to help welcome the arrival of the carrier’s inaugural service from Dubai on 15 December, a route which has been in the pipeline for five years. Take a closer look to see how the evening’s events unfolded, and find out […]

Istanbul New Airport could help generate over 200 new routes when it opens in 2018; anna.aero reveals over 150 possible new destinations

Istanbul New Airport could help generate over 200 new routes when it opens in 2018; anna.aero reveals over 150 possible new destinations

Last week’s ACI Airport Exchange marked the first big public reveal of the details of Istanbul New Airport which is set to open its first phase in 2018. The senior management of both the new airport and Turkish Airlines comprehensively turned out and gave top briefings, while anna.aero unveiled over 200 possible new routes.


Jordan sees its winter seat capacity rise by 7.7% while the UAE remains its number one market

Jordan sees its winter seat capacity rise by 7.7% while the UAE remains its number one market

Although the UAE remains the number one country market from Jordan, seat capacity between the two nations has declined by over 10% during the past 12 months, while Saudi Arabia, the second most popular destination from Jordan, has seen capacity grow by 27%. anna.aero investigates to see how other country markets have changed over the […]

TAROM takes off from Iasi to Istanbul

TAROM takes off from Iasi to Istanbul

TAROM begins a twice-weekly service to Istanbul Atatürk – becomes the carrier’s eighth destination from Iasi.

Turkish Airlines CCO: Istanbul New Airport “could mean development of regional brands”; anna.aero identifies 100++ worldwide routes

Turkish Airlines CCO: Istanbul New Airport “could mean development of regional brands”; anna.aero identifies 100++ worldwide routes

An uncongested Istanbul New Airport will allow for the development of regional brands according to the Turkish Airlines CCO; while anna.aero will unveil another 100++ potential routes at ACI Airport Exchange Istanbul 8-10 December.


Med-View Airline becomes latest entrant in Nigeria to Europe market; annual growth of 8% includes new Turkish Airlines service to Abuja

Med-View Airline becomes latest entrant in Nigeria to Europe market; annual growth of 8% includes new Turkish Airlines service to Abuja

Last week the Nigeria to Europe market welcomed a new entrant, as Med-View Airline began a four times weekly service from Lagos to London Gatwick on 20 November. We take a look at the market dynamics over the last 12 months, as well as recent travel habits between Africa and Europe.

Turkish Airlines to fly in airport CEOs from all its 46 African destinations to ACI Airport Exchange Istanbul!

Turkish Airlines to fly in airport CEOs from all its 46 African destinations to ACI Airport Exchange Istanbul!

Turkish Airlines has agreed to provide free tickets to all airport CEOs across its 46-city African network so they can attend ACI Airport Exchange in Istanbul 8-10 December, reflecting its intensive interest in the continent.

Public vote winners Iasi Airport get their hoses out to celebrate last week’s Arch of Triumph win; Part II results and this week’s winner too

Public vote winners Iasi Airport get their hoses out to celebrate last week’s Arch of Triumph win; Part II results and this week’s winner too

This week’s FTWA story is rammed. Not only do we have pictures of the winners of the W15/16 Public Vote Part I, we also have the Part II results, plus this week’s champions, as we return back to normal business, with the anna.aero judging this week’s efforts from Singapore and London. Phew!


Turkish Airlines adds destination #46 in Africa

Turkish Airlines adds destination #46 in Africa

Turkish Airlines starts Istanbul – Johannesburg – Durban – Johannesburg ‒ Istanbul flights four times weekly.

Istanbul Atatürk, Dallas Love Field and Osaka Kansai welcome winter network growth; Turkish Airlines, Southwest and Ryanair driving airport expansion

Istanbul Atatürk, Dallas Love Field and Osaka Kansai welcome winter network growth; Turkish Airlines, Southwest and Ryanair driving airport expansion

Part two of our global analysis of the start of the W15/16 season looks at which airports have seen the biggest net gain in new routes since last winter. We reveal the leading airports in Asia, Europe and North America.

Turkish Airlines launches Mozambique services

Turkish Airlines launches Mozambique services

Turkish Airlines now operates services to the capital of Mozambique, Maputo with a thrice-weekly connection via Johannesburg.