Articles Tagged ‘ORD’
ExpressJet sees Atlanta overtake Houston Intercontinental to become the airline’s largest hub despite seat capacity decline
Despite witnessing a decline in seat capacity of 9.0% over the past 12 months, Atlanta is still the number one hub for ExpressJet, which operates multiple regional services from the Georgia airport for Delta Air Lines. We look at the recent growth of the carrier which operates for Delta as well as United Airlines and […]
United Airlines grows all five of its major hubs by between 0% and 5% in 2015; controversial Newark-Columbia route load factors revealed
We reveal United Airlines’ 12 biggest airports and track monthly growth at the five biggest hubs since 2011. Plus load factor details of the controversial Newark-Columbia route that may have contributed to CEO’s recent resignation.
Do you know the way to San Jose? This cabbie did and so will BA next summer when it plans to launch daily services to the Californian city. We thought New Orleans would have been the next US destination for the oneworld carrier, but the Silicon Valley airport was on our radar too.
anna.aero investigates the top 15 routes in relation to the three factors of capacity, ASKs and frequency, and looks to see how they have changed over the past five years.
Winnipeg Airport passenger traffic is up 4% for the first six months of 2015; S15 capacity down -0.4%
For the first six months of 2015, Winnipeg Airport has witnessed just over 74,000 additional passengers fly from the facility when compared to the same time period last year, representing an increase of 4%. However despite this, S15 capacity is down -0.4% when compared to last year according to OAG Schedules Analyser data. anna.aero investigates […]
El Al recently ordered enough 787-8s and 9s to replace its entire long-haul fleet and then some. Our data elves believe this deal will see the carrier return to the two previously served routes of Miami and Chicago. Other long-haul destinations in the US and Asia could also be on the cards – find out […]
American Airlines becomes #1 carrier in US-Mexico market while Southwest Airlines is the fastest growing
American Airlines has passed United Airlines to become the number one carrier in the market between the US and Mexico. However, LCCs are growing in the country pair market at a much greater rate than full service carriers. anna.aero looks into the market expansion to see which airports have seen the greatest capacity increases, and […]
Pittsburgh Airport has welcomed four new carriers in 2015, including Allegiant Air, which operates to four destinations this summer. Along with the new additions, increases in seat capacity by Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways has helped annual capacity grow by 8.4% when compared to last year. anna.aero looks into the carriers that have expanded the […]
Spirit Airlines reports passenger growth of 23% in H1; network grows from 133 to 170 routes, but Cleveland is only new airport
Spirit Airlines is growing rapidly, and profitably. We reveal the US ULCC’s top 15 airports this summer and how quickly they are growing. Plus the airline’s #1 route and which new routes are still to start in 2015.
United Airlines dominates San Francisco, having nearly five times more weekly seats than #2 carrier Delta Air Lines; Will drop JFK in October
United Airlines has one of its largest bases at San Francisco, and is indeed the largest airline at the hub, with the carrier boasting 85 non-stop destinations this summer. Its domination shows when compared to the airport’s second largest airline, who has just nine routes this summer. But will the loss of JFK effect the […]
Following their table-topping FTWA last week, it is not surprising that the Slovakian firefighters couldn’t wait to get their hands on the certificate and get in front of the camera. Meanwhile, nine airports from across the world tussle over this week’s award.
Finnair launches its latest destinations from Helsinki with new US flights to Chicago O’Hare, and also a new European route to Innsbruck.