Articles Tagged ‘ORD’

Tokyo Haneda Airport now only 88% domestic flights, down from 97% five years ago

Tokyo Haneda Airport now only 88% domestic flights, down from 97% five years ago

This week Qatar Airways became the latest carrier to serve Tokyo’s Haneda Airport, as the previously restricted downtown airport continues to throw open its doors to more international traffic. anna.aero investigates the shift in the airport’s traffic base in S14 compared to five years ago.

United Airlines adds a dozen new routes including Chengdu

United Airlines adds a dozen new routes including Chengdu

United Airlines launches seven new domestic routes and five new international routes.

United Airlines introduces second route to Edinburgh

United Airlines introduces second route to Edinburgh

United Airlines begins five weekly seasonal flights from Chicago O’Hare, IL to Edinburgh, utilising its 757-200s until 5 October.


anna.aero boss’ day trip to Sabiha Gökçen; Cambridge double win

anna.aero boss’ day trip to Sabiha Gökçen; Cambridge double win

This week we let the boss out on a day trip to Istanbul’s Sabiha Gökçen Airport to cover the inaugural flight by Qatar Airways from Doha. Inevitably, he managed to get out onto the airfield to share in the ‘Arch of Triumph’ moment.

Cambridge Airport wrestles victory as judges split in “Toblerone and Pyramid” debate

Cambridge Airport wrestles victory as judges split in “Toblerone and Pyramid” debate

Dresden displays its winning certificate from last week’s competition. Cambridge Airport wins this week, having sparked a heated debate in the anna.aero office in which our last remaining pieces of whole furniture where thrown about and broken.

United Airlines adds St. Cloud to its network

United Airlines adds St. Cloud to its network

United Airlines becomes the second airline operating from St. Cloud, MN with the launch of twice-daily flights from Chicago O’Hare, IL, utilising SkyWest Airlines’ CRJ 200s.


Spirit Airlines expands its domestic offering with three routes

Spirit Airlines expands its domestic offering with three routes

Spirit Airlines starts two routes from Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN and another one from Chicago O’Hare, IL with daily flights, using its A319s and competing with Delta Air Lines as well as United Airlines.

United Airlines adds six new domestic routes

United Airlines adds six new domestic routes

United Airlines launches six new domestic routes from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago O’Hare, Houston Intercontinental and Denver.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 - entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Vote for the best Cake of the Week Part 2 – entries including Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate Ringo look-alike

Valencia Airport won the Cake of the Week Vote S14 Part 1 for Lufthansa’s Valencia to Frankfurt cake with a convincing win over the favourite – a Malta-London Gatwick cake for British Airways. There are 24 more cakes to choose from this week including an Alitalia Prague to Milan Linate cake which bears a striking […]


Find out which airport was the winner of the world’s first ever FTWA vote; S14 Week two ‘Arch of Triumph’ vote inside

Find out which airport was the winner of the world’s first ever FTWA vote; S14 Week two ‘Arch of Triumph’ vote inside

Early this year, anna.aero’s Editor Marc Watkins visited Budapest Airport and did some on-site Fire Truck Water Arch training for some of the airport’s fire crews. See inside whether his ‘Arch of Triumph’ theory was used in practice to deliver victory in the Week One S14 vote!!

Kjos you’re worth it (again). Norwegian nets in 4th US ANNIEs - O’Hare and Delta win big

Kjos you’re worth it (again). Norwegian nets in 4th US ANNIEs – O’Hare and Delta win big

Airline CEOs like awards. But there are only some that they love and are happy to be ‘seen’ receiving. Oh, look, here’s Norwegian’s CEO Bjørn Kjos with his latest award – the U$ ANNIES ‘Biggest New Airline in the US Market’. Clearly he must love reading anna.aero (or looking at the great pictures like this). […]

Ryanair’s passenger milestone at Oslo Rygge; Barcelona and Topeka Airports’ Cake awards; Expert commercial negotiator becomes BUD’s new route supremo; London Stansted Airport’s first anniversary under new ownership

Ryanair’s passenger milestone at Oslo Rygge; Barcelona and Topeka Airports’ Cake awards; Expert commercial negotiator becomes BUD’s new route supremo; London Stansted Airport’s first anniversary under new ownership

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Barcelona and Topeka airports show-off Cake certificates and Ryanair celebrates six million passengers at Oslo Rygge. We also have news from London Stansted Airport’s first anniversary under new ownership and Budapest Airport’s new appointment.