Articles Tagged ‘IST’

Frankfurt with almost 300 destinations and Paris CDG with over 100 airlines lead global analysis of airport operations in S17

Frankfurt with almost 300 destinations and Paris CDG with over 100 airlines lead global analysis of airport operations in S17

We reveal the top 15 airports in S17 as measured by most destinations served non-stop, most country markets served and most airlines welcomed. Not surprisingly some airports appear in all three categories, but can you guess which ones?

Turkish Airlines adds country 120

Turkish Airlines adds country 120

Turkish Airlines starts flights to its 51st African destination – Conakry in Guinea.

Saudi Arabian Airlines still the Middle East's second largest airline; robust domestic growth to battle newcomers

Saudi Arabian Airlines still the Middle East’s second largest airline; robust domestic growth to battle newcomers

Saudi Arabian Airlines is a bit of an enigma when compared to its more media-hungry neighbours, the MEB3 – Emirates, Qatar Airways and Eithad Airways. With a vast domestic network, something that the MEB3 do not have, the Saudi national carrier is bigger than you might expect when compared to its Middle Eastern peers. We take […]


Lisbon Airport crowned 2016 Arch of Triumph champions!! Auckland adds last weekly win

Lisbon Airport crowned 2016 Arch of Triumph champions!! Auckland adds last weekly win

Having claimed the top spot way back in May, the Lisbon Airport firefighters have held on to the #1 position for seven months, even after a final roll of the dice from 2015 winners Birmingham Airport in Week 45 of competition, which saw the UK airport only do enough to take second and not the title. […]

Turkish Airlines homes in on Havana and Caracas

Turkish Airlines homes in on Havana and Caracas

Turkish Airlines begins three times weekly Istanbul Atatürk – Havana – Caracas route.

Turkish Airlines zips into Zanzibar

Turkish Airlines zips into Zanzibar

Turkish Airlines adds its 50th African destination to its network.


Cologne Bonn and London Stansted celebrate Cake of the Week vote victories while Sydney wins for Air China's Chengdu launch

Cologne Bonn and London Stansted celebrate Cake of the Week vote victories while Sydney wins for Air China’s Chengdu launch

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Shannon Airport welcomes the news that Lufthansa is to serve from next summer, while Ryanair celebrates multiple route launches from Brussels. More news also from Turin, Malta, Moscow Zhukovsky, Gran Canaria, Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, Murcia, Warsaw Modlin and London Southend airports.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – choose the winner from the 16 baked beauties from the start of W16/17

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – choose the winner from the 16 baked beauties from the start of W16/17

Forget having to decide between Trump or Clinton – this is the only thing worth winning this month – anna.aero’s W16/17 Cake of the Week vote. The bi-annual competition was won by Cluj-Napoca Airport in Romania at the start of S16, but who will secure the majority of votes this time around?

Vote for the best of 12 W16/17 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Vote for the best of 12 W16/17 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

For one of the 12 airports involved in this week’s Arch of Triumph public vote it will be a great start to November, because within seven days one airport will have a new certificate adorning the fire station walls, and the fire crews will be the toast of the airport. Let battle commence!!


Turkish Airlines says hello to the Seychelles

Turkish Airlines says hello to the Seychelles

Turkish Airlines links Istanbul and Mahé with thrice-weekly flights.

Atlasglobal moves back to London Stansted

Atlasglobal moves back to London Stansted

Atlasglobal returns to London Stansted, having moved across town in May 2014 to London Luton.

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee to address ACI Security & Crisis Management Special Summit; 175 experts register

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee to address ACI Security & Crisis Management Special Summit; 175 experts register

Arnaud Feist, CEO Brussels Airport and Dr Sani Şener, CEO TAV Istanbul Atatürk Airport, will both appear at the ACI Security & Crisis Management Special Summit, Brussels, 22-23 November 2016 to present vital case studies of the attacks on their airports, including the widely-recognised leadership they showed in the aftermath of the attacks. Moazzam Begg, […]