Articles Tagged ‘MAD’

Peruvian market grows by 7.9% in 11 years; Lima commands 63% of seat capacity

Peruvian market grows by 7.9% in 11 years; Lima commands 63% of seat capacity

One of Latin America’s best-managed economies, Peru is also an aviation hot-spot, having seen its gateways offering 15 million one-way seats this year. As LAN Airlines commands over half of weekly seats, anna.aero investigates the carriers operating in this dynamic market and reveals which is the first international country market this October.

Air Europa makes hub connection to Porto

Air Europa makes hub connection to Porto

Air Europa starts its second service to Portugal, adding to its existing high frequency services to Lisbon.

Brussels Airlines reports 2.1% growth in 2013; Geneva is still top route

Brussels Airlines reports 2.1% growth in 2013; Geneva is still top route

Part of Lufthansa Group, Brussels Airlines continued its growth last year, as it handled close to six million passengers. As the airline is now serving over 60 destinations in 30 countries within Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East, anna.aero reveals Brussels Airlines’ recent developments and its top 12 routes for this September.


Ethiopian Airlines adds destination #9 in Europe

Ethiopian Airlines adds destination #9 in Europe

Ethiopian Airlines begins thrice-weekly flights from Addis Ababa to Madrid operated via Rome Fiumicino, utilising a mixed fleet of its 757-200s and 767-300s.

Tokyo Narita FTWA win is ‘Out of this World’

Tokyo Narita FTWA win is ‘Out of this World’

Possibly the best winner’s photograph that anna.aero has received in the FTWA competition so far — Tokyo Narita’s firefighters pose proudly in all their cosmic gear along with their ‘Arch of Triumph’ winner’s certificate from last week.

Ethiopian Airlines grows 13% in FY13; nine European points served

Ethiopian Airlines grows 13% in FY13; nine European points served

Africa’s third largest carrier according to weekly seat capacity, Ethiopian Airlines has been growing without interruption in recent years, handling 5.2 million passengers in FY2013. As the Star Alliance member is now serving a total of 79 destinations across the globe, anna.aero reveals Ethiopian Airlines’ recent development and its top 12 routes for this September.


Iberia commences two long-haul services from Madrid hub

Iberia commences two long-haul services from Madrid hub

Iberia re-starts Montevideo from its Madrid network; adds Santo Domingo service too.

Leak of the Week – Amsterdam set to follow Porto as next easyJet base

Leak of the Week – Amsterdam set to follow Porto as next easyJet base

After a World Cup semi-final exit, the Dutch are probably hungry for some good news. Fortunately for them, good news comes in orange packages, with easyJet planning to base three aircraft in Amsterdam next summer, anna.aero can exclusively reveal.

London Gatwick and Brussels airports show-off Cake awards for Norwegian and Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium respectively

London Gatwick and Brussels airports show-off Cake awards for Norwegian and Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium respectively

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Porto Santo Airport celebrates with cakes the arrivals of Iberia Express from Madrid and Santiago de Compostela, as well as Germania from Düsseldorf. Furthermore, the Portuguese airport also celebrates the 50th anniversary of its airport peer at Funchal.


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.

Norwegian gets going on Gatwick long-haul

Norwegian gets going on Gatwick long-haul

Norwegian starts 787 operations from London Gatwick to New York JFK, Fort Lauderdale and Los Angeles. Links Madrid and Malta too.

Iberia re-starts Madrid to Amsterdam, but under Iberia Express banner

Iberia re-starts Madrid to Amsterdam, but under Iberia Express banner

Iberia re-introduces Madrid to Amsterdam operation after a near 18-month break.