Articles Tagged ‘ORD’

Frontier Airlines expands domestic network with five routes

Frontier Airlines expands domestic network with five routes

Frontier Airlines continues to expand at Washington Dulles, VA with four new links and commences another service from Cleveland, OH to Las Vegas, NV. Competes against Southwest Airlines and United Airlines.

Kansas City Airport shows-off certificate for Spirit Airlines’ five new routes

Kansas City Airport shows-off certificate for Spirit Airlines’ five new routes

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Cancun Airport welcomes Southwest Airlines’ first service to the Mexican gateway with the traditional water arch salute.

Chicago’s airports handled 90 million passengers in 2013; city will host World Routes event in September

Chicago’s airports handled 90 million passengers in 2013; city will host World Routes event in September

Chicago O’Hare and Midway airports dominate the Illinois aviation scene accounting for over 95% of capacity. We rank the state’s largest airlines and busiest destinations, as well as revealing which airports are no longer served this September.


Spirit Airlines arrives at Kansas City with five routes

Spirit Airlines arrives at Kansas City with five routes

Spirit Airlines begins services to Kansas City from Chicago O’Hare, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston Intercontinental, Detroit and Las Vegas with daily flights, using A319s.

Emirates starts its second US destination in 2014 – Chicago O’Hare

Emirates starts its second US destination in 2014 – Chicago O’Hare

Emirates begins operations to its ninth US destination completing the MEB3 trio at Chicago O’Hare.

Russian airport wins ‘Arch of Triumph’ – first this year

Russian airport wins ‘Arch of Triumph’ – first this year

Russia wins its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ title in 2014, and in the process secures a spot on the overall leader board. The winning airport joins Vologograd (pictured) to become only the second Russian facility to win the prestigious airport marketing award.


Spirit Airlines’ Airbus fleet to grow by over 20 aircraft in next 18 months; potential for many new services from US airports

Spirit Airlines’ Airbus fleet to grow by over 20 aircraft in next 18 months; potential for many new services from US airports

Spirit Airlines has added domestic routes from 16 US airports in the last 12 months. With the fleet set to grow rapidly in the next 18 months we reveal the airline’s biggest bases and which handful of routes it has dropped.

Chicago Midway is Southwest Airlines’ biggest base; 64 destinations served this summer

Chicago Midway is Southwest Airlines’ biggest base; 64 destinations served this summer

anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 12 routes flown by the world’s biggest low cost carrier — Southwest Airlines — from its biggest operational base in terms of weekly seats and destinations served — Chicago Midway.

New York LaGuardia grows by 3.4% in 2013; excellent SVID result

New York LaGuardia grows by 3.4% in 2013; excellent SVID result

The US’ 21st busiest gateway according to passengers handled in 2013, New York LaGuardia Airport is frequented by Hollywood stars, such as Cameron Diaz. With a total of 10 carriers operating to 75 non-stop destinations from LaGuardia, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Delta Air Lines is […]


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.