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Bangkok, Ryanair and China are leaders in winter 2014; global seat capacity up 4.7% this November

Bangkok, Ryanair and China are leaders in winter 2014; global seat capacity up 4.7% this November

The (northern) winter season has begun with the launch of dozens of new routes. We reveal which airports, airlines and country markets have seen the biggest volume increase in seat capacity this November compared with last November.

Turkish Airlines kicks-off Kherson route from Atatürk

Turkish Airlines kicks-off Kherson route from Atatürk

Turkish Airlines starts is sixth Ukrainian destination from its Istanbul hub on the 703-kilometre sector to Kherson.

Dallas Love Field and Murmansk airports receive awards for Virgin America and Transaero Airlines respectively

Dallas Love Field and Murmansk airports receive awards for Virgin America and Transaero Airlines respectively

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Iasi Airport’s new 2,400-metre runway becomes fully operational, while Lyon Airport celebrates transavia.com France’s first flight to Tel Aviv. More news from Miami and Delhi Airport.


Tel Aviv on course to break 15 million annual passengers in 2014

Tel Aviv on course to break 15 million annual passengers in 2014

With double-digit growth in weekly seats and flights, Ben Gurion Airport seems likely to break into the top 100 busiest airports in the next few years if these increases continue. anna.aero takes a look at the significant growth statistics of the Israeli capital’s gateway, along with the most important players in the market.

Turkish Airlines adds Eritrea to its global network

Turkish Airlines adds Eritrea to its global network

Turkish Airlines has started thrice-weekly flights to Asmara in Eritrea via Taif in Saudi Arabia.

Turkish Airlines adds two new Algerian destinations

Turkish Airlines adds two new Algerian destinations

Turkish Airlines makes Tlemcen and Batna cities #11 and #12 in North Africa


Turkish Airlines strengthens its Atatürk hub with new domestic link

Turkish Airlines strengthens its Atatürk hub with new domestic link

Turkish Airlines launches its 38th domestic route — Gazipaşa — from its global base.

Budapest Airport displays winner’s certificate #2 for 2014 competition

Budapest Airport displays winner’s certificate #2 for 2014 competition

Budapest Airport became only the fifth airport in ‘Arch of Triumph’ history last week to win more than one weekly title, joining an elite band of fellow airport firefighters and marketeers. Quite rightly, they show off the second certificate to adorn the walls of the fire station in the Hungarian capital.

Pegasus Airlines steams ahead with (for most airlines) scary levels of double-digit growth; set to pass 20m annual passengers

Pegasus Airlines steams ahead with (for most airlines) scary levels of double-digit growth; set to pass 20m annual passengers

We often interview airline CEOs, like anna.aero’s Publisher seen here with Pegasus Airlines’ General Manager Sertaç Haybat recently. However, we always like to dig a little deeper to understand just where this fast-growing Turkish airline is putting all of the aircraft it is being delivered.


40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

40-something Air Malta continues to focus on inbound leisure traffic; next on Etihad’s shopping list?

On 1 April, Air Malta entered into its fifth decade, having been set up in 1974. Since then, the airline has focussed on delivering inbound tourists to the Mediterranean group of islands. anna.aero takes a look at the airline’s current network 40 years on.

Turkish Airlines puts Pisa on its network map

Turkish Airlines puts Pisa on its network map

Turkish Airlines starts services to its ninth Italian destination – now offers 117 weekly flights to the country.

Turkish Airlines adds further German and African spokes to its hub

Turkish Airlines adds further German and African spokes to its hub

Turkish Airlines started its 13th German destination — Münster/Osnabrück — as well as a triangular service to Abidjan and Cotonou.