Articles Tagged ‘jetBlue’

JetBlue reports RPM growth of 14% in December

JetBlue reports RPM growth of 14% in December

All the leading US carriers have now reported traffic data for December. Which airlines are still growing? How do the GUS4 carriers compare by geographic region? Which airlines saw the biggest change in its December load factor and how many airlines had fuller aircraft in December than in November?

JetBlue launches new route to Palm Beach from Hartford

JetBlue launches new route to Palm Beach from Hartford

JetBlue now flies to Palm Beach International Airport in Florida from Bradley International Airport in Hartford, Connecticut.

Delta/US Airways slot-swap pushes Delta close to Continental/United in terms of New York market share

Delta/US Airways slot-swap pushes Delta close to Continental/United in terms of New York market share

Two major US carriers have managed to do a slot-swap between New York LaGuardia and Washington Reagan. We look at what this means for the LaGuardia market, and how this impacts the overall New York market. Which destinations have been added, and which have been lost?


JetBlue launches new route to Puerto Rico from Connecticut

JetBlue launches new route to Puerto Rico from Connecticut

JetBlue now flies from Hartford’s Bradley International Airport to San Juan in Puerto Rico.

jetBlue launches new routes to US Virgin Islands from Boston and Puerto Rico

jetBlue launches new routes to US Virgin Islands from Boston and Puerto Rico

jetBlue now flies to St. Thomas and St. Croix from San Juan and the former also from Boston Logan Airport.

US Airways bucks GUS4 trend with 3.1% growth in November

US Airways bucks GUS4 trend with 3.1% growth in November

Data for November shows few major changes at US airlines. US Airways was the only GUS4 airline to grow its RPMs versus a year ago, but how quickly are the likes of Alaska Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines growing? How do load factors compare with a year ago? And how do they compare with a month […]


JetBlue launches four pre-Thanksgiving routes

JetBlue launches four pre-Thanksgiving routes

JetBlue adds three more international routes from New York area plus one intra-Caribbean service.

How European LCC network are fundamentally different from LCCs elsewhere in the world

How European LCC network are fundamentally different from LCCs elsewhere in the world

When it comes to the low-cost carrier ‘rulebook’ it seems that there are basically two versions when it comes to network planning models. One for Europe and one for the rest of the world. We explain all in our unique analysis of the world’s leading low-cost airlines.

Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines report double-digit RPM growth in September; Delta grows 14% in Latin America

Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines report double-digit RPM growth in September; Delta grows 14% in Latin America

No great surprises among US airlines’ traffic data for September. But which carriers have seen a fall in RPM and which have seen a drop in their load factor? How do the remaining ‘Big 4′ compare across different geographic segments in September?


New airline routes launched (14 - 20 June 2011)

New airline routes launched (14 – 20 June 2011)

A very busy week with 75 new routes starting in all corners of the world. But which Chinese airline launched its second trans-Pacific route? Which North American airline launched six transatlantic services? And which two airlines relaunched landmark services between Dubrovnik and Belgrade?

American, Delta and United traffic still below pre-recession levels; Allegiant reports 7% drop in May demand

American, Delta and United traffic still below pre-recession levels; Allegiant reports 7% drop in May demand

Nine out of the 10 biggest US airlines reported load factor improvements in May compared with last year, but which ones have seen demand grow most rapidly? How does demand (RPKs) in May 2011 compare with May 2008 for America’s biggest airlines?

New airline routes launched (24 – 30 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (24 – 30 May 2011)

49 routes started in the last week, eight of which were to the Spanish island Ibiza. But which two airlines launched the same US domestic route? Which Asian low-cost carrier continued expanding with its third international route? And how come there is a new link between Baku in Azerbaijan and Aberdeen in Scotland?