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Turkish Airlines makes Miami destination #12 in the Americas

Turkish Airlines makes Miami destination #12 in the Americas

Turkish Airlines’ two Istanbul hubs both see the start of a new destination each – one in US and one in Iraq.

All airlines everywhere invited to 1st Istanbul New Airport Development Conference (at ACI Airport Exchange)

All airlines everywhere invited to 1st Istanbul New Airport Development Conference (at ACI Airport Exchange)

While Istanbul New Airport will be the centre of Turkish Airlines’ world-domination strategy, what will it be like for “other” airlines – especially those airlines which are not Turkish Airlines’ Star Alliance partners?

Wizz Air pulls ahead of Ryanair in the east-west European market

Wizz Air pulls ahead of Ryanair in the east-west European market

With an additional 200,000 extra seats a month more than its main ULCC rival in the east-west European market, Wizz Air has strengthened its lead as the number one airline in the trans-Europe battle by increasing seat capacity by nearly 19% year-on-year, while Ryanair settles for 16% growth.


Turkey’s airports on track to handle +180 million passengers in 2015 as Turkish Airlines and Pegasus Airlines continue to grow their networks

Turkey’s airports on track to handle +180 million passengers in 2015 as Turkish Airlines and Pegasus Airlines continue to grow their networks

Passenger numbers are up 9% in Turkey so far this year. We look at how quickly the country’s air travel market has grown in recent years, and reveal which are the fastest-growing airports so far in 2015.

Europe's winning airlines and airports celebrate sixth annual ANNIES awards in style

Europe’s winning airlines and airports celebrate sixth annual ANNIES awards in style

anna.aero recently revealed the winners of the sixth annual European ANNIES Awards. Now it is the part of airlines and airports across Europe to show off their awards.

Delta Air Lines seat capacity is up 3.7% at Salt Lake City Airport; will introduce non-stop London Heathrow service from S16

Delta Air Lines seat capacity is up 3.7% at Salt Lake City Airport; will introduce non-stop London Heathrow service from S16

Delta Air Lines is the number one carrier out of Salt Lake City, which is the SkyTeam member’s fifth largest base as measured by seat capacity, just behind New York JFK. This summer the airline is reporting an increase in seat capacity of 3.7% and from next year, the airline will add its third European […]


Sixth annual Euro ANNIES awards; great news for Gothenburg, Greece and Germania

Sixth annual Euro ANNIES awards; great news for Gothenburg, Greece and Germania

Hot on the heels of our Asian ANNIES awards we can now reveal the winners of this year’s Euro ANNIES in 10 airport and four airline awards. Airlines and airports in Greece and Turkey have something to celebrate, but Ryanair doesn’t.

Turkish Airlines grows faster in Egypt than MEB3

Turkish Airlines grows faster in Egypt than MEB3

Despite Turkish Airlines being the best connected airline to the African continent in terms of destinations served, when it comes to Egypt the carrier places second to Qatar Airways in relation to seat capacity. anna.aero looks into the connectivity contest between Turkish and the MEB3 carriers in Egypt, as well as looking to see which […]

Xiamen Airlines celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ for Amsterdam launch, while Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport celebrates ‘Cake of the Week’

Xiamen Airlines celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ for Amsterdam launch, while Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport celebrates ‘Cake of the Week’

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest hosts the Red Bull Air Race, while Turkish Airlines launches its second route to Tajikistan. More news as well from AirAsia and Vueling.


Turkish Airlines adds service to Tajikistan’s second city

Turkish Airlines adds service to Tajikistan’s second city

Turkish Airlines starts flights to Khujand, Tajikistan’s second city, complementing its existing thrice-weekly Dushanbe operation.

Tajikistan reports a decrease in annual seat capacity despite Dushanbe showing a rise of 18.3%

Tajikistan reports a decrease in annual seat capacity despite Dushanbe showing a rise of 18.3%

Located in Central Asia, Tajikistan’s wonders nestle in the Pamir Mountains, not far from the north-western section of the Himalayas. This makes it a great geographical location, centralised as it is between three of the vast BRIC economies of China, Russia and India. anna.aero looks to see how the country’s aviation industry has changed over the […]

Best connected airline hubs by region revealed; global winner Turkish Airlines in Istanbul pulls away from Delta Air Lines in Atlanta

Best connected airline hubs by region revealed; global winner Turkish Airlines in Istanbul pulls away from Delta Air Lines in Atlanta

This week we reveal which are the top 12 airline hubs (in terms of destinations served) in seven different regions across the world. Regional winners include Aeromexico, Air China, Air New Zealand, Qatar Airways and Royal Air Maroc.