Articles Tagged ‘LAX’

SkyWest Airlines continues to defy the crisis; grows by 5% in 2012; starts partnership with American Airlines

SkyWest Airlines continues to defy the crisis; grows by 5% in 2012; starts partnership with American Airlines

Over the last four decades, SkyWest Airlines seems to have built an agile business model flying regional routes for major carriers. New business opportunities from restructuring partners, continue to drive the business forward.

3rd anna.aero US ANNIE Awards: Honolulu, Kahului, Lihue win Hawaiian hat-trick; JFK and LAX join growth party

3rd anna.aero US ANNIE Awards: Honolulu, Kahului, Lihue win Hawaiian hat-trick; JFK and LAX join growth party

Eight US airports have won prizes in the 2013 US ANNIE Airport Awards, with Hawaiian airports wining three of the four ANNIE awards for traffic growth this year. New York JFK wins the prestigious ”Airports With The Most New Airlines” award, and Los Angeles Airport takes the “The Most New International Routes” award.

TACA bites into LAN’s territory; 13%+ capacity growth in Lima

TACA bites into LAN’s territory; 13%+ capacity growth in Lima

As the large AviancaTaca nears full operational alignment, TACA brand will soon disappear. anna.aero examines how has TACA’s network changed following the merger with Colombian Avianca.


Cal Jet Air inaugurates flights to Mexico’s Mazatlán from five US cities.

Cal Jet Air inaugurates flights to Mexico’s Mazatlán from five US cities.

Cal Jet Air commenced services to Mazatlán in Mexico from San Antonio, Los Angeles, Denver, Oakland and Houston.

LEAK of the Week: Emirates to launch routes to Boston, Miami and Stockholm; Chicago on radar

LEAK of the Week: Emirates to launch routes to Boston, Miami and Stockholm; Chicago on radar

anna.aero reveals from a top-level source at Emirates which destinations on the map will be added in 2013 in addition to the already announced new routes to Warsaw and Algiers.

United launches three each domestic and international services

United launches three each domestic and international services

United starts flying from Washington Dulles, VA, to San Salvador; adds flights from Chicago O’Hare, IL, to Monterrey, and from Los Angeles, CA, to Kelowna; launches three domestic routes operated by United Express.


Heathrow becomes airport #50 for 787; average sector 3,400km – 25% of its 15,000km range capability!

Heathrow becomes airport #50 for 787; average sector 3,400km – 25% of its 15,000km range capability!

Most of the eight airlines operating the Boeing 787 are keeping them close to base while they build-up familiarity with the new airframe. At 5,245 kilometres, Qatar Airways’ Doha to London 787 route which touched down for the first time on 14 December, is only using around one-third of the aircraft’s 15,000 kilometre range capability.

The big leak: Which airports are on Turkish Airlines’ route network shopping list?

The big leak: Which airports are on Turkish Airlines’ route network shopping list?

anna.aero reveals from a top-level source which points on the map will be added to the nearly 200 destinations already connected to the Istanbul Atatürk hub in the near future.

Air New Zealand drops London route via Hong Kong as market shrinks

Air New Zealand drops London route via Hong Kong as market shrinks

Air New Zealand has decided to drop one of its two routes to London, now only operating via Los Angeles. But how has the London – Hong Kong market developed since the airline launched the route? And why isn’t oneworld member Cathay Pacific such an odd partner for the Star Alliance member after all?


WestJet launches three seasonal routes to Mexico and the US

WestJet launches three seasonal routes to Mexico and the US

WestJet starts flying from Calgary to Manzanillio and from Thunder Bay to Cancun; adds Los Angeles, CA from Kelowna.

Volaris launches two low-frequency transborder services to the US

Volaris launches two low-frequency transborder services to the US

Volaris starts flying from Uruapan to Los Angeles, CA, and from Guanajuato to Chicago Midway, IL.

airberlin: ‘Shape & Size’ – which routes have been cut since last summer, and which have been added?

airberlin: ‘Shape & Size’ – which routes have been cut since last summer, and which have been added?

Among Europe’s biggest airlines the only one carrying fewer passengers than last summer is airberlin. We take a close look at which routes have been dropped from which German airports, and which have been added. And why has one destination in particular has been added from so many airports?