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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, […]

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee to discuss “Radicalised Employees” at ACI Security & Crisis Management Special Summit

Former Guantanamo Bay detainee to discuss “Radicalised Employees” at ACI Security & Crisis Management Special Summit

Moazzam Begg, Outreach Director, CAGE, and ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee, will deliver the closing keynote at the ACI Security & Crisis Management Special Summit, Brussels, 22-23 November 2016. Meanwhile, Arnaud Feist, CEO Brussels Airport and Dr Sani Sener, CEO TAV Istanbul Atatürk Airport, will present vital case studies of the attacks on their airports, including the […]


Singapore, Schiphol and JFK top the international hubs in Asia, Europe and North America; Miami shows biggest improvement

Singapore, Schiphol and JFK top the international hubs in Asia, Europe and North America; Miami shows biggest improvement

New York JFK is the fifth busiest airport in North America, but when it comes to international capacity amongst the region’s top 10, it has the highest share of weekly seats. Find out where the world’s biggest airports rank when international and domestic capacity is evaluated at each.

Atlanta traffic slumps for the first time since December 2014; Delta Air Lines carrying more traffic on own metal; welcomes first MEB3 carrier

Atlanta traffic slumps for the first time since December 2014; Delta Air Lines carrying more traffic on own metal; welcomes first MEB3 carrier

The world’s largest airport recorded a drop in traffic in August of 2.7%, the first time that passenger numbers have fallen in 19 months. We take a closer look at the airport’s recent traffic growth, the dominance of Delta Air Lines, recent network changes and what is still ahead for the mega-hub in 2016.

Star Alliance network covers 1,000+ airports and 4,000+ routes; Frankfurt remains largest hub (for now); SIN - LHR is #1 route for ASKs

Star Alliance network covers 1,000+ airports and 4,000+ routes; Frankfurt remains largest hub (for now); SIN – LHR is #1 route for ASKs

The Star Alliance is made up of 27 carriers, with its largest member being United Airlines. During the past 12 months, the members’ collective seat capacity has grown 3.7%, with the alliance offering over eight million monthly one-way seats. We look at Star’s top 12 routes in relation to ASKs and seats, top airports and […]


Chisinau International Airport – the main gateway to Moldova is going through great changes

Chisinau International Airport – the main gateway to Moldova is going through great changes

After a period of terminal and airfield modernisation, Chisinau International Airport has begun to reap the rewards in terms of route development success. At the same time, airport administrator Avia Invest LLC seeks to maintain the airport as one of the most modern and safest airports in the region.

Arch of Triumph win for China-Europe new route

Arch of Triumph win for China-Europe new route

As we were all flouncing around in Chengdu last week at World Routes, we have a double whammy of FTWAs this week, with a massive 19 airports from around the world battling it out for airport marketing glory.

Atlasglobal adds Chisinau to its Atatürk network

Atlasglobal adds Chisinau to its Atatürk network

Atlasglobal enters its 36th destination from its Istanbul base.


Turkish Airlines defies network cuts with new long-haul route plans; Latin America and Asia in focus for growth

Turkish Airlines defies network cuts with new long-haul route plans; Latin America and Asia in focus for growth

On 1 September Turkish Airlines launched services to Cluj-Napoca, a sector which started despite its W16/17 network cuts. The carrier’s CEO Temel Kotil says he is still planning for further long-haul network growth, so our data elves have taken a look at the competitive landscape on the four anticipated routes.

Find out which European airport wins its third Arch of Triumph in 2016

Find out which European airport wins its third Arch of Triumph in 2016

Handling less than 1.5 million annual passengers in 2015, this small European airport joins Sydney in becoming the only two airports to have won three Arch of Triumph titles in one year. Find out which airport it is here.

Blue Air to open base #7 at Constanta; will station one 737-500 and serve eight routes, four of them domestic

Blue Air to open base #7 at Constanta; will station one 737-500 and serve eight routes, four of them domestic

Blue Air is continuing its rapid expansion in the European market by announcing a new base for S17 – Constanta. It will join the airline’s existing bases at Bucharest, Bacau, Cluj-Napoca, Iasi, Larnaca and Turin. The Romanian hybrid carrier will connect its newest base to Cluj-Napoca, Timisoara, Oradea, Iasi, Rome Fiumicino, Milan/Bergamo and Paris Beauvais, […]