Articles Tagged ‘LAS’

Allegiant Air launches 12 new routes

Allegiant Air launches 12 new routes

Allegiant Air launches 12 domestic city pairs across the US, all operated by MD-80s.

Portland’s near-perfect Icelandair Leaping Dolphin steals pole from Birmingham

Portland’s near-perfect Icelandair Leaping Dolphin steals pole from Birmingham

There were eight fire truck salute entries for the anna.aero “Arch of Triumph” in this week’s competition with Portland’s win closely followed by stunning performances by Memmingen and Newcastle.

Allegiant Air adds Akron/Canton and Memphis to its network

Allegiant Air adds Akron/Canton and Memphis to its network

Allegiant Air begins two new services to Akron/Canton Airport in the USA while adding three new routes from Memphis, Tennessee.


Thomas Cook Airlines gets US route trio underway

Thomas Cook Airlines gets US route trio underway

Thomas Cook Airlines begins flights between Manchester and New York JFK and Miami, as well as Glasgow to Las Vegas.

S15 FTWA Public Vote Part II results; Europe tops the table

S15 FTWA Public Vote Part II results; Europe tops the table

Europe’s airports win again in the second of the two public votes marking the start of S15 season – with Athens (joining Amsterdam who won in Part I) taking its first ever ‘Arch of Triumph’ title. Back to normal business this week, as anna.aero judges return from their two-week vacation.

Allegiant Air loves Florida; sets passenger record in March as Indianapolis, New Orleans and Pittsburgh are added to network

Allegiant Air loves Florida; sets passenger record in March as Indianapolis, New Orleans and Pittsburgh are added to network

We know Allegiant Air doesn’t like being written about. But sorry guys, you’re just too interesting (and profitable) to ignore. We examine the airline’s monthly (and daily) operations, leading airports and new airports for 2015.


Allegiant Air expands domestically with two new routes

Allegiant Air expands domestically with two new routes

Allegiant Air now links Indianapolis to Fort Lauderdale and Tulsa to Las Vegas with twice-weekly and thrice-weekly flights, using its MD-80s.

Southwest ready to smash 140 million in 2015; Chicago Midway still #1

Southwest ready to smash 140 million in 2015; Chicago Midway still #1

Southwest Airlines recently celebrated its birthday of providing its low fares by that new-fangled thing called the internet (well it was 20 years ago). In the last 10 years it has carried over 1.1 billion passengers, add this year’s expected passengers and you have a number close to India’s population (1.25 billion). We go under […]

Allegiant Air expands seasonally with two new routes

Allegiant Air expands seasonally with two new routes

Allegiant Air now links Las Vegas to Indianapolis and St. Pete-Clearwater to Hagerstown with thrice-weekly and twice-weekly flights respectively.


Spirit Airlines grows its domestic presence at Cleveland

Spirit Airlines grows its domestic presence at Cleveland

Spirit Airlines now links Cleveland to Dallas/Fort Worth, Fort Lauderdale and Las Vegas with daily flights, using its A319s. Competes against American Airlines, United Airlines and Frontier Airlines.

Alaska Airlines expands with seasonal flights to Mammoth Lakes

Alaska Airlines expands with seasonal flights to Mammoth Lakes

Alaska Airlines adds new seasonal service from Las Vegas to Mammoth Lakes with twice-weekly flights, using Horizon Air’s Q400s.

AirTran finishes the way it started with Atlanta-Tampa service

AirTran finishes the way it started with Atlanta-Tampa service

The integration with Southwest Airlines is complete. AirTran Airways is confined to the history books. We reveal how the combined airlines’ biggest airports have changed in the last five years and list the 19 airports that have lost out in the merger, plus the eight new airports served.