Articles Tagged ‘LAS’
77% of US domestic air routes are a monopoly; nine routes have at least five airlines fighting for passengers
The US domestic air travel market consists of around 2,800 routes, of which more than three-quarters are operated by just one carrier. We take a closer look at which routes are ultra-competitive, with two routes from Los Angeles each being served by six carriers. We reveal what the impact of on-going mergers will have on […]
Aeromexico decides to take on Volaris on Guadalajara to Las Vegas route with four weekly flights.
Allegiant Air launches multiple new routes from Punta Gorda, FL, and St Petersburg/Clearwater; adds services in Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Phoenix-Masa.
McCarran International Airport serving Las Vegas, has slipped from being ranked 10th in the world (in 2005) to 23rd. We take a closer look at why the airport has stopped growing, and which carriers are Southwest Airlines’ nearest challengers at the airport. We also examine Nevada’s other main airport at Reno, and what other scheduled […]
Allegiant Air may only rank as the 13th biggest airline in the US domestic market, but its profitability is second only to another US LCC. We examine the airline’s extraordinary day-of-week driven operations, its biggest airports, and which destinations have been added to the network in the last 12 months. We also reveal what’s coming […]
Southwest Airlines inaugurated four new routes in one day, linking Des Moines Airport to Las Vegas’ McCarran Airport; Nashville Airport with Pittsburgh Airport; Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta Airport to San Diego Airport, and; Fort Lauderdale to San Juan Airport in Puerto Rico.
Southwest Airlines rolls out new Las Vegas McCarran Airport to Flint Airport route.
Aeromexico Connect inaugurates services from Hermosillo Airport to Las Vegas McCarran Airport via Puerto Penasco Airport.
Delta Air Lines launches 12 routes, including flights to two Canadian destinations from New York JFK
Delta Air Lines adds services from Atlanta, GA; Los Angeles, CA; Minneapolis/St Paul, MN; New York JFK, NY; New York LaGuardia, NY; and Seattle, WA.
Southwest Airlines has launched six new routes including three at Wichita Airport to Chicago Midway Airport, Dallas Love Field Airport and Las Vegas Airport.
Running scared: Like Speedy Gonzales, Aeromexico is still outrunning its competitors when it comes to maintaining its position as Mexico’s biggest airline. However, it increasingly needs the capacity of its regional subsidiary Aerolitoral (branded as Aeromexico Connect), to hold this position under growing pressure from LCCs InterJet and Volaris.
Spirit Airlines adds eight domestic routes and one international service