Articles Tagged ‘Lufthansa’

Tampa and Nashville airports celebrate with their Route of the Week and Cake of the Week awards

Tampa and Nashville airports celebrate with their Route of the Week and Cake of the Week awards

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Qatar Airways launches A350-900 services to Munich, while Hamburg Airport completes the first stage of construction of its new airfreight facility. More news also from Ponta Delgada, Frankfurt and Düsseldorf airports as well as bmi regional and Binter Canarias.

Naples Airport seeing double-digit international growth; easyJet leads way but Air Arabia Maroc, Finnair and SWISS all new carriers in 2015

Naples Airport seeing double-digit international growth; easyJet leads way but Air Arabia Maroc, Finnair and SWISS all new carriers in 2015

Italy’s eighth busiest airport is on track to pass six million passengers in 2015. We look at traffic growth during the last 20 years, the airport’s seasonality profile, most popular routes in 2014 and biggest airlines in 2015.

Ryanair plans German invasion – says Kenny Jacobs; Munich is a must

Ryanair plans German invasion – says Kenny Jacobs; Munich is a must

Be afraid. Be very afraid. Especially if you’re Lufthansa or airberlin, as Ryanair is planning to grow its market share in Germany from the 5% it has today, up to 15-20% by 2020. Gulp. anna.aero was on hand at last week’s press conference in Cologne’s Hilton hotel to get the latest details on the ULCC’s […]


Liverpool loves its latest award – the Arch of Triumph certificate

Liverpool loves its latest award – the Arch of Triumph certificate

Getting a new route up and running gives an airport a special kind of buzz. Winning the Arch of Triumph competition is the icing on that celebratory cake – as it was at Liverpool. Find out who joins them on the leader board with the ultimate feel-good factor this week from the ten contending global […]

Lufthansa jumps into Tampa market

Lufthansa jumps into Tampa market

Lufthansa starts operations with its CityLine/Jump off-shoot to its 18th point in the US.

Lufthansa using CityLine/Jump off-shoot to add destinations at its Frankfurt base this winter; US accounts for six of top 10 routes by ASKs

Lufthansa using CityLine/Jump off-shoot to add destinations at its Frankfurt base this winter; US accounts for six of top 10 routes by ASKs

This week, Lufthansa’s CityLine/Jump off-shoot began operations on behalf of the parent from Frankfurt to Tampa in Florida, using high-density configured A340-300s transferred from the mainline carrier’s fleet. anna.aero looks at what else is going on at the world’s sixth biggest carrier’s largest hub.


Route droppings this winter at Europe’s biggest airlines

Route droppings this winter at Europe’s biggest airlines

We love to see airlines celebrate route launches, but route droppings are also a fact of life, though less advertised. We got our data elves to rummage through lots of schedule data to see what routes some of Europe’s leading airlines will be saying goodbye to this winter.

Virgin Galactic, Google and Facebook to keynote at FTE Global in Las Vegas in just 2 weeks!

Virgin Galactic, Google and Facebook to keynote at FTE Global in Las Vegas in just 2 weeks!

From 9-11 September, more than 650 delegates from airlines, airports and other industry stakeholders will descend upon Las Vegas for anna.aero sister initiative Future Travel Experience Global 2015. Confirmed speakers include Virgin Galactic, Google, Facebook, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Airbus, Air France KLM, Qatar Airways and Lufthansa.

Cluj-Napoca Airport's capacity growth driven by Wizz Air expansion; London set to overtake Bucharest as #1 route

Cluj-Napoca Airport’s capacity growth driven by Wizz Air expansion; London set to overtake Bucharest as #1 route

Romania’s second biggest airport is having a bumper 2015, with an average monthly growth rate of over 30%. Number one airline Wizz Air, which passed the five million passenger milestone at Cluj-Napoca this month, is the prime driver of these increases ‒ we investigate what the airline is up to in S15.


ULCCs Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth this summer; Southwest Airlines doubles international capacity

ULCCs Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth this summer; Southwest Airlines doubles international capacity

Domestic growth rates are rising while international growth rates are falling. We reveal the leading airlines in the US domestic and international markets and how their seat capacities compare with last year.

Best connected airline hubs by region revealed; global winner Turkish Airlines in Istanbul pulls away from Delta Air Lines in Atlanta

Best connected airline hubs by region revealed; global winner Turkish Airlines in Istanbul pulls away from Delta Air Lines in Atlanta

This week we reveal which are the top 12 airline hubs (in terms of destinations served) in seven different regions across the world. Regional winners include Aeromexico, Air China, Air New Zealand, Qatar Airways and Royal Air Maroc.

Ryanair to launch Amsterdam base; London, Paris, Barcelona and Frankfurt likely new route targets

Ryanair to launch Amsterdam base; London, Paris, Barcelona and Frankfurt likely new route targets

Ryanair has been awarded a batch of slots at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol as the ULCC continues to move away from using secondary airports. If you had been reading anna.aero last October you would know that already. Now we tell you where the airline is going to fly and against who.