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Turkish Airlines starts flights to Nigeria’s capital

Turkish Airlines starts flights to Nigeria’s capital

Turkish Airlines utilises its 737-900s on new link to Abuja – joining its existing daily flights to Lagos.

Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport reports 23% capacity growth in 10 years; Germania arrives from Berlin Schönefeld and Düsseldorf

Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport reports 23% capacity growth in 10 years; Germania arrives from Berlin Schönefeld and Düsseldorf

The main gateway to the largest city in Western Asia and to the capital of Iran, Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport (IKA) consolidated its annual capacity in recent years, offering around 2.9 million seats in 2014 (a new record high). With a total of 25 carriers flying to 46 destinations in 30 countries, anna.aero takes a […]

Sao Paulo Guarulhos reports 9.9% traffic growth in 2014

Sao Paulo Guarulhos reports 9.9% traffic growth in 2014

The busiest gateway to Brazil’s largest city, Sao Paulo Guarulhos Airport handled close to 40 million passengers in 2014 (a new record high). With a total of 40 airlines flying to 91 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant TAM Airlines is this March.


We predict Turkish Airlines’ ‘magnificent 7’ routes if it bought 10 A380s

We predict Turkish Airlines’ ‘magnificent 7’ routes if it bought 10 A380s

Turkish Airlines has 55 wide-body aircraft which is set to grow to 79 by 2016. But beyond that there is curiously no expected growth. However, the airline is enjoying reports that it is negotiating the acquisition of 10 A380s. We work out what routes it would fly, based on what other A380 operators have done.

New York JFK reports 5.2% growth so far in 2014; excellent SVID result

New York JFK reports 5.2% growth so far in 2014; excellent SVID result

The US’ sixth busiest gateway according to passengers handled in 2013, New York JFK Airport handled 50 million passengers last year, growing by 2.3%. With a total of 68 airlines operating from the airport this December, anna.aero investigates JFK’s recent activity and reveals how dominant JetBlue Airways is.

Omani market grows by 10% in 11 years; Oman Air expands internationally with Manila

Omani market grows by 10% in 11 years; Oman Air expands internationally with Manila

Situated south of the United Arab Emirates, holding a strategically important position at the mouth of the Persian Gulf, Oman is served by four commercial airports providing scheduled airline services in 2014. With the country’s main gateway at Muscat commanding 91% of weekly seat capacity in Oman, anna.aero investigates the airlines operating in this dynamic […]


Sochi/Adler Airport closes in on three million passengers in 2014

Sochi/Adler Airport closes in on three million passengers in 2014

Sochi/Adler Airport’s passenger figures are far from downhill and should speed skate close to the three million mark this year. anna.aero takes an ice dance through the Russian airport’s statistics to discover its gold medal winning airlines and routes this winter.

Turkish Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines help drive network expansion in Istanbul and Dallas

Turkish Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines help drive network expansion in Istanbul and Dallas

We reveal which airports in Asia, Europe and North America have seen the biggest net gain in destinations served non-stop this winter compared with a year ago.

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.