Articles Tagged ‘ORD’

China Eastern Airlines poised to smash 100 million annual passengers; Xi’an is biggest route from Shanghai Pudong

China Eastern Airlines poised to smash 100 million annual passengers; Xi’an is biggest route from Shanghai Pudong

China’s second largest carrier, China Eastern Airlines is likely to pass the 100 million passenger milestone in 2016 if its recent annual growth is anything to go by. Our data elves reveal the airline’s biggest routes and country markets, including Australia, from its biggest base at Shanghai Pudong.

American Airlines arrives on 12 new airport pairs

American Airlines arrives on 12 new airport pairs

American Airlines commences 12 new airport pairs just in time for 2016 – includes services to Sydney from Los Angeles.

10 more airports slug it out for 2015 Arch of Triumph honours

10 more airports slug it out for 2015 Arch of Triumph honours

Will this FTWA for the Russian LCC Pobeda be good enough to break-up the party at the top of the leader board? Find out which one of 10 global airports has won the penultimate Arch of Triumph title of 2015.


Las Vegas Airport is having a bumper year as it sees 1.8 million extra passengers for the first 10 months; Norwegian latest carrier

Las Vegas Airport is having a bumper year as it sees 1.8 million extra passengers for the first 10 months; Norwegian latest carrier

This week, Virgin America commenced a 12 times weekly service between Las Vegas and Dallas Love Field, meaning that the carrier now operates to a total of five destinations from the Nevada hub. However, it’s not just Virgin America which is growing from Las Vegas. anna.aero delves into what other carriers are doing at the […]

Leak of the Week - EVA Air eyes-up Milan and Barcelona; Washington and Chicago also mooted; Delhi and Cebu to get connections too

Leak of the Week – EVA Air eyes-up Milan and Barcelona; Washington and Chicago also mooted; Delhi and Cebu to get connections too

After splashing the cash ($8bn) on 26 new wide-body aircraft in Seattle recently, EVA Air now has to find somewhere to fly them. New network points in Europe, US and India are expected to be announced soon – but anna.aero is giving you the heads-up first.

ExpressJet sees Atlanta overtake Houston Intercontinental to become the airline’s largest hub despite seat capacity decline

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

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.

British Airways to start flights to San Jose – not New Orleans

British Airways to start flights to San Jose – not New Orleans

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.

Top 15 routes in relation to capacity, ASKs and frequency revealed

Top 15 routes in relation to capacity, ASKs and frequency revealed

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%

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 to return to Miami and Chicago following 787 order

El Al to return to Miami and Chicago following 787 order

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 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 […]