Articles Tagged ‘Lufthansa’

Caracas and CONVIASA command Venezuelan market; Airlines cutting services due to currency crisis

Caracas and CONVIASA command Venezuelan market; Airlines cutting services due to currency crisis

On the Chinese President’s South American tour this month and a potential bolt-hole for notorious sports stars, Venezuela is often in the headlines. anna.aero takes a look at this oil-rich country’s biggest serving airlines.

Airbus delivers more units than Boeing for the first time in 2014; Asiana Airlines receives first A380

Airbus delivers more units than Boeing for the first time in 2014; Asiana Airlines receives first A380

Airbus managed to deliver 55 airframes in May, more units than its American counterpart for the first time this year. Nevertheless, the European manufacturer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which is still leading the 2014 delivery race by 23 units.

Lufthansa expands its seasonal offering with two routes from Munich

Lufthansa expands its seasonal offering with two routes from Munich

Lufthansa now links Munich to Toronto Pearson and Bodrum with seasonal operations until 24 October and 2 November respectively.


Vancouver and Edelweiss Air show-off awards; Lufthansa jets off to Montreal from Frankfurt; Condor’s pre-launch party; more news from Manchester Airport

Vancouver and Edelweiss Air show-off awards; Lufthansa jets off to Montreal from Frankfurt; Condor’s pre-launch party; more news from Manchester Airport

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Vancouver Airport and Edelweiss Air show-off Cake awards, Montreal Airport welcomes Lufthansa’s five weekly flights from Frankfurt, and Cologne Bonn Airport pre-celebrates Condor’s new route to Varadero that will be commence on 11 November. We also have news from Manchester Airport’s milestone.

Lufthansa to germanwings transfer of routes nearing completion; 25 routes dropped but 47 added as capacity grows 1%

Lufthansa to germanwings transfer of routes nearing completion; 25 routes dropped but 47 added as capacity grows 1%

Lufthansa’s response to its short-haul profitability issues has been clear. Non-hub feeding routes will be transferred to germanwings, its lower cost subsidiary. We analyse how the airline group’s summer 2014 intra-European network compares with a year earlier, and reveals which of the airline group’s seven biggest airports has seen capacity cut.

Record April for Airbus and Boeing; United Airlines receives 8000th 737 family aircraft

Record April for Airbus and Boeing; United Airlines receives 8000th 737 family aircraft

Following a busy March, both Airbus and Boeing handed over fewer airframes in the fourth month of the year. However, both manufacturers recorded the strongest April since anna.aero started tracking aircraft deliveries in 2008, with the American producer leading this year’s delivery race by 24 units.


Lufthansa starts its seventh French destination from Frankfurt hub

Lufthansa starts its seventh French destination from Frankfurt hub

Lufthansa makes Montpellier its latest destination in France, adding to existing servcies Bastia, Paris CDG, Lyon, Marseille, Nice and Toulouse.

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.

US-Germany capacity grows 3.9% this summer; Lufthansa dominates with 50% of seats

US-Germany capacity grows 3.9% this summer; Lufthansa dominates with 50% of seats

The US-Germany market appears to be once again growing after being affected by the global economic recession in 2009. In fact, according to anna.aero forecasts this country pair recorded over 10 million passengers in 2013. We take a closer look at the eight carriers serving this market to reveal how rapidly they are growing this […]


Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Last week, Bucharest Airport blasted its way to victory in the second public vote for the ‘Arch of Triumph’ when it welcomed Ryanair’s new four times weekly service from Dublin. Business as usual this week, with the so-called anna.aero ‘experts’ undertaking the scoring and FTWA critique.

Valencia shows-off Cake certificate; Ryanair opens Greek base #3 at Athens; Emirates celebrates 10th anniversary at Glasgow; Air Serbia at Sofia, more news from Munich, Stuttgart, Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen, Newcastle, Shannon, Bordeaux and Jacksonville airports

Valencia shows-off Cake certificate; Ryanair opens Greek base #3 at Athens; Emirates celebrates 10th anniversary at Glasgow; Air Serbia at Sofia, more news from Munich, Stuttgart, Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen, Newcastle, Shannon, Bordeaux and Jacksonville airports

Another busy week for Network Planning Community News, including Valencia Airport showing-off COTW certificate; Ryanair opening its third base at Athens Airport and Emirates celebrating its 10th anniversary at Glasgow Airport. We also have newsworthy events from our peers from around the world.

Boeing delivers more units than Airbus for the third month in a row; Air Arabia receives 6000th A320 aircraft

Boeing delivers more units than Airbus for the third month in a row; Air Arabia receives 6000th A320 aircraft

While the 6000th A320 family aircraft was delivered in March, Airbus will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with its American counterpart, as Boeing is now leading the 2014 delivery race by 20 units.