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Budapest celebrates fourth Arch of Triumph win at Hamburg Slots

Budapest celebrates fourth Arch of Triumph win at Hamburg Slots

Despite having back-to-back meetings to discuss the next batch of route launches, the Budapest Airport Business Development team at the IATA Slot Conference in Hamburg had time to celebrate last week’s win. Find out which of this week’s 14 entries takes the prize home.

Air Canada launches three international connections

Air Canada launches three international connections

Air Canada begins service between Calgary and San Francisco, Montreal and Lyon, plus Toronto Pearson and Seoul Incheon – will all face competition.

Aeroflot starts nine new routes, five from Moscow

Aeroflot starts nine new routes, five from Moscow

Aeroflot adds four new domestic routes, and five new European sectors from four different Russian airports.


Not one but two airports show off their Arch of Triumph certificates

Not one but two airports show off their Arch of Triumph certificates

First time winner Inverness and second time winner and 2016 competition leaders Lisbon pose in front of some serious fire tender kit with their recent award wins. Find out which one of the 14 airports competing this week will be able to do the same this time next week.

Blue Air begins 14 airport pairs

Blue Air begins 14 airport pairs

Blue Air begins 14 routes across Europe from its Bacau, Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Constanta, Iasi and Turin bases – six face direct competition.

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France still dominates at CDG and Orly, but easyJet and Vueling continue to eat into its share

Air France is still clinging on to having more than 50% of seats and frequencies at its main Paris CDG hub, despite the LCC onslaught. Seven years since our data elves last looked under the hood at the SkyTeam carrier’s biggest operations, they check the oil and kick the tyres again.


North America gets first Arch of Triumph victory with mile-high FTWA

North America gets first Arch of Triumph victory with mile-high FTWA

At the 26th attempt this year, a North American airport has secured its first win of 2016 in the Arch of Triumph competition. Find out the scores of the other nine airports which were soundly beaten this week.

ASL Airlines adds routes #2 and #3 into Hamburg

ASL Airlines adds routes #2 and #3 into Hamburg

ASL Airlines adds connections from Lyon and Marseille to its existing Bordeaux service.

Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

We had an interior shot of one of the 15 FTWAs sent in to this week’s competition, which has all the arches from the last two weeks of route launches (because we were in Krakow last week). Find out which airport sent it and whether the all-important exterior shot was good enough to win.


easyJet adds two more spokes to its hubs

easyJet adds two more spokes to its hubs

easyJet adds Budapest to its Lyon operations, as well as Lanzarote from its Milan Malpensa hub.

Transavia descends onto seven European connections

Transavia descends onto seven European connections

Transavia begins services on seven new routes – enters lucrative Paris to London market.

easyJet’s super seven new services

easyJet’s super seven new services

easyJet starts three new links from its Lyon base, as well as four other services from Barcelona, Lisbon, Milan Malpensa and Venice Marco Polo.