Articles Tagged ‘JFK’

La Compagnie starts CDG-Newark with 74-seat all-business 757

La Compagnie starts CDG-Newark with 74-seat all-business 757

La Compagnie sneaked into the air on 21 July, with what is known in the marketing world as a ‘soft launch’ of its services. The French all-business class airline hopes to succeed where others of this type of carrier have failed in the past — anna.aero reviews its start-up plans and the competition.

Avianca adds three routes from Pereira and Cartagena

Avianca adds three routes from Pereira and Cartagena

Avianca adds thrice-weekly flights from Pereira to Cartagena and New York JFK, NY, using its A319s, with the latter service being operated via Cartagena. Competes against JetBlue Airways and VivaColombia.

Second 2014 FTWA win for the European capital city that welcomed Pegasus Airlines this week

Second 2014 FTWA win for the European capital city that welcomed Pegasus Airlines this week

Until this week, Cambridge was the only airport to have won more than one ‘Arch of Triumph’ award so far in 2014. However this week another European airport has joined this elite club — find out which capital city airport it is inside.


More new route launch fun - anna.aero spends weekend in NYC courtesy of Norwegian

More new route launch fun – anna.aero spends weekend in NYC courtesy of Norwegian

We’ve been invited on a few first flights before, but we’ve never been asked to fly the thing! (Just kidding, Ross struggles to ride his tricycle, let alone fly a plane). anna.aero’s intrepid Ross Falconer reports from the dream flight to New York JFK on the Norwegian inaugural from London Gatwick.

Norwegian gets going on Gatwick long-haul

Norwegian gets going on Gatwick long-haul

Norwegian starts 787 operations from London Gatwick to New York JFK, Fort Lauderdale and Los Angeles. Links Madrid and Malta too.

30-Second Interview - Stewart Wingate, CEO, London Gatwick Airport

30-Second Interview – Stewart Wingate, CEO, London Gatwick Airport

After his press conference with Norwegian CEO Bjørn Kjos, celebrating three new US routes, anna.aero’s Ross Falconer grabbed some time with London Gatwick’s CEO Stewart Wingate to talk about where next for the LCC and maximizing single runway capacity.


Avianca’s traffic grows by 6.6% in 2013; resumes Heathrow operations

Avianca’s traffic grows by 6.6% in 2013; resumes Heathrow operations

The oldest commercial carrier in Latin America, Avianca has been growing impressively in recent years, following the integration of TACA Airlines’ operations. As the Star Alliance member is now serving a total of 54 destinations worldwide, anna.aero investigates how dominant Avianca is at Bogota and which is its top country market this summer.

Norwegian gets going on London Gatwick to JFK, LAX and FLL

Norwegian gets going on London Gatwick to JFK, LAX and FLL

anna.aero baked a cake for the launch of all three Norwegian’s 787 operations from London Gatwick to New York JFK, Fort Lauderdale and Los Angeles.

Fifth annual Euro ANNIEs (Part II). germanwings gains two Euro ANNIEs airline awards; surprisingly it’s a no-show from Ryanair

Fifth annual Euro ANNIEs (Part II). germanwings gains two Euro ANNIEs airline awards; surprisingly it’s a no-show from Ryanair

Not one award, but two. It’s all smiles in Cologne as germanwings’ network planning team grab two 2014 Euro ANNIEs. Norwegian and Air Lituanica join the celebrations.


Norwegian expands its US long-haul network

Norwegian expands its US long-haul network

Norwegian now connects New York JFK to Bergen and Stockholm Arlanda to Oakland with weekly and twice-weekly flights respectively, using its 787-8s.

Dresden Airport arch does it for InterSky as Munich Airport celebrates near-unassailable lead

Dresden Airport arch does it for InterSky as Munich Airport celebrates near-unassailable lead

Last week’s winners and 2014 ‘Arch of Triumph’ leaders Munich Airport proudly exhibit their FTWA certificate. However, 11 more airports throw their respective firefighter’s helmets into the ring this week to see if they can remove the Germans from their #1 position.

Azul Airlines' traffic grows by 32% in 2013; gears up for long-haul expansion from early 2015

Azul Airlines’ traffic grows by 32% in 2013; gears up for long-haul expansion from early 2015

Establishing itself as the third largest operator in Brazil according to weekly seat capacity, Azul Airlines handled over 13 million passengers last year, growing by 32% when compared to 2012. As the LCC is currently serving over 100 domestic destinations, anna.aero investigates Azul’s top 13 routes and which airports are likely to witness a frequency […]