Articles Tagged ‘KUL’

Darwin Airport reports 5% traffic growth in FY2014; Malaysia Airlines drives international growth

Darwin Airport reports 5% traffic growth in FY2014; Malaysia Airlines drives international growth

Gateway to the capital of the Northern Territory of Australia, Darwin Airport consolidated its annual passenger performance in FY2014, reaching 2.3 million this year. With a total of 11 carriers operating from the airport, anna.aero takes a closer look at Darwin’s recent developments and reveals which is the busiest destination this summer.

AirAsia links Kuala Lumpur with Cebu

AirAsia links Kuala Lumpur with Cebu

AirAsia takes over AirAsia Zest route to the Philippines.

AirAsia X put Europe routes off agenda with A330neo order; drops 10 of 29 routes since 2007 launch

AirAsia X put Europe routes off agenda with A330neo order; drops 10 of 29 routes since 2007 launch

Malaysia’s long-haul, low-cost pioneer has yet to be consistently profitable, and its network churn is surprisingly high. We reveal in which years the airline launched (and dropped) most routes, and what competition it faces. Plus a look at the airline’s key operating and financial statistics since 2010.


Fast-growing Lion Air close to offering 1m seats per week

Fast-growing Lion Air close to offering 1m seats per week

“We make people fly” says Lion Air CEO Rusdi Kirana. True to his word (and adopted as the company slogan) Lion Air made nearly 35 million people fly in 2013, making it the world’s fifth largest LCC. anna.aero takes a look at Asia’s biggest low-cost carrier.

AirAsia X makes Xi’an its fifth Chinese destination

AirAsia X makes Xi’an its fifth Chinese destination

AirAsia X now serves Xi’an from Kuala Lumpur with four weekly flights using A330-300s.

Amsterdam welcomes Garuda Indonesia’s first non-stop flight from Jakarta

Amsterdam welcomes Garuda Indonesia’s first non-stop flight from Jakarta

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Vlad Cristescu, was specially invited by Amsterdam Airport to attend Garuda Indonesia’s inaugural flight of non-stop operations from Jakarta on 30 May. Highlights of the celebrations included special activities at the gate, a press conference and a cake cutting ceremony held at Schiphol VIP Centre, as well as the traditional water arch […]


Malindo Air adds two more international routes from KL

Malindo Air adds two more international routes from KL

Malindo Air makes Bangkok Don Mueang and Kochi in India its latest routes from the Malaysian capital.

AirAsia launches three new routes in Malaysia

AirAsia launches three new routes in Malaysia

AirAsia adds new international routes from Malaysia to Kalibo and Singapore.

flynas kicks-off its long-haul ambitions with Kuala Lumpur service

flynas kicks-off its long-haul ambitions with Kuala Lumpur service

flynas’ A330-operated long-haul services begin; London Gatwick operations to start next week.


Malindo Air starts fourth Indian route from Kuala Lumpur

Malindo Air starts fourth Indian route from Kuala Lumpur

Malindo Air begins twice-weekly flights between KL and Ahmedabad in India.

Helvetic Airways’ pre-launch party; Brisbane Airport shows-off Route certificate; take-off for Bristol Airport’s charity event; Jetairfly’s 10th birthday at Brussels Charleroi; more news from Nagoya Chubu and San Jose Airports

Helvetic Airways’ pre-launch party; Brisbane Airport shows-off Route certificate; take-off for Bristol Airport’s charity event; Jetairfly’s 10th birthday at Brussels Charleroi; more news from Nagoya Chubu and San Jose Airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Brisbane Airport shows-off its Route of the Week certificate, while Brussels Charleroi Airport celebrates Jetairfly’s 10th birthday. In addition, Bordeaux and Zurich Airports pre-celebrate Helvetic Airways’ new service starting from 8 May. We also have news from Bristol Airport’s runway charity run, Nagoya Chubu Airport’s water arch salute for AirAsia […]

Thailand's traffic up 16% in 2013; Bangkok's airports handle 68 million passengers as Thai Airways commands a quarter of weekly seats

Thailand’s traffic up 16% in 2013; Bangkok’s airports handle 68 million passengers as Thai Airways commands a quarter of weekly seats

Thailand’s biggest six international gateways achieved over 88 million passengers last year ― a new high record ― increasing by 64% since we last looked at this market four years ago. With Bangkok Don Mueang experiencing an impressive growth of over 175% last year and China being the top international country, anna.aero investigates how the […]