Articles Tagged ‘MDZ’

Bratislava Airport beats opposition to win Part I of Arch of Triumph public vote; now it's S18 launches – Part II

Bratislava Airport beats opposition to win Part I of Arch of Triumph public vote; now it’s S18 launches – Part II

Over 1,100 votes were cast to determine who the aviation world thinks crafted the best Arch of Triumph to mark the start of S18 ‒ with Bratislava Airport’s firefighters emerging as the victors. Europe’s fire stations still reign supreme, as the Slovakian airport becomes the region’s 16th straight winner in the public votes where the […]

Avianca links Lima to Mendoza

Avianca links Lima to Mendoza

Avianca begins a daily service between the Peruvian capital and Argentinian city. 

Flybondi tags Tucuman to its Argentinian network

Flybondi tags Tucuman to its Argentinian network

Flybondi begins operating between Buenos Aires El Palomar and Tucuman – also adds Mendoza link. 


Aussie Rules! Sydney Airport claims first back-to-back victories of 2018 in this year's Arch of Triumph competition

Aussie Rules! Sydney Airport claims first back-to-back victories of 2018 in this year’s Arch of Triumph competition

There is no stopping Australia’s largest hub! Having won last week for the water salute that greeted United Airlines’ new service from Houston Intercontinental, Sydney has decided that one win was just not enough, taking the title again this week, given for a salute greeting another long-haul service. Take a look to see which seven […]

Flybondi brings a low-cost flair to Argentina

Flybondi brings a low-cost flair to Argentina

Flybondi begins operations from its Cordoba base by launching three domestic services. 

Argentinian traffic grew 72% between 2007 and 2016 to over 35 million passengers; set for low-cost expansion with Norwegian and Flybondi

Argentinian traffic grew 72% between 2007 and 2016 to over 35 million passengers; set for low-cost expansion with Norwegian and Flybondi

In 2016 some 35.03 million passengers travelled through 54 airports in Argentina, an increase of 7.3% over the total figure for 2015. Currently only 4.0% of the nation’s seat capacity is flown by LCCs, however things are about to change in 2018, with the arrival of Norwegian and Flybondi.  


Lanzarote Airport loves its latest addition to its fire station wall – an anna.aero Arch of Triumph certificate

Lanzarote Airport loves its latest addition to its fire station wall – an anna.aero Arch of Triumph certificate

Three years on from its first ever win in the Arch of Triumph competition, for an FTWA marking the arrival of easyJet’s Hamburg service, Lanzarote Airport takes its second title, this time for its water arch salute to celebrate Volotea’s Nantes route. Check out the picture of the seven proudest men in the Canary Islands. 

Copa Airlines makes a move on Mendoza

Copa Airlines makes a move on Mendoza

Copa Airlines begins a four times weekly service between Panama City and Mendoza. 

Arch of Triumph 2017 launched - year five of global airport new route marketing competition

Arch of Triumph 2017 launched – year five of global airport new route marketing competition

The 2017 Arch of Triumph – our fifth year of competition – is underway. Can the rest of the world break the domination of Europe this year. With no entrants from the all-conquering region this week, the rest of the world gets to throw down an early marker.


Sky Airline serenades Mendoza with Santiago service

Sky Airline serenades Mendoza with Santiago service

Sky Airline launches its third route to Argentina from Santiago, a sector already served by LATAM Airlines. 

GOL gets going on six new routes

GOL gets going on six new routes

GOL begins services on six new routes – four of them to Santiago.

Aerolíneas Argentinas starts services in the petroleum corridor

Aerolíneas Argentinas starts services in the petroleum corridor

Aerolíneas Argentinas launches a circuit route from Mendoza to Comodoro Rivadavia via Neuquen.