Articles Tagged ‘ORD’

Spirit Airlines reports passenger growth of 23% in H1; network grows from 133 to 170 routes, but Cleveland is only new airport

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 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 […]

Košice Airport kings parade in all their FTWA glory

Košice Airport kings parade in all their FTWA glory

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 lands in the Windy City and the Austrian Alps

Finnair lands in the Windy City and the Austrian Alps

Finnair launches its latest destinations from Helsinki with new US flights to Chicago O’Hare, and also a new European route to Innsbruck.

United Airlines launches five new routes

United Airlines launches five new routes

United Airlines launches its latest five routes, with two new transatlantic services, and two routes from Houston to the Caribbean.

United Airlines adds third route to Rome Fiumicino

United Airlines adds third route to Rome Fiumicino

United Airlines now flies from Chicago O’Hare to Rome Fiumicino with five weekly departures, using its 777-200s. Competes against American Airlines and Alitalia.


American Airlines grows by 4.8% at Dallas/Fort Worth in 2014; 185 destinations served this May

American Airlines grows by 4.8% at Dallas/Fort Worth in 2014; 185 destinations served this May

anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 12 routes flown by the world’s biggest carrier – American Airlines – from its busiest operational base in terms of weekly seat capacity this May – Dallas/Fort Worth Airport.

Ryanair transatlantic U-turn: anna.aero examines the “what if scenario” revealing where it may have flown

Ryanair transatlantic U-turn: anna.aero examines the “what if scenario” revealing where it may have flown

Airline executives pretty much everywhere are breathing easier after Ryanair denied the accuracy of last week’s reports that it would start transatlantic services in 2020. However, the apparently mistaken announcement and the clear retraction, appropriately sandwiched around St Patrick’s Day, intrigued anna.aero’s data elves who took a look at the “what if scenario” and identified the […]

United Airlines grows by 2.7% at Houston Intercontinental Airport in 2014; 175 destinations served this March

United Airlines grows by 2.7% at Houston Intercontinental Airport in 2014; 175 destinations served this March

anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 12 routes flown by America’s third biggest carrier (United Airlines) from its busiest operational base in terms of weekly capacity this March, Houston Intercontinental Airport.


New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

The 37th busiest airport in the US, New Orleans handled a new record high of 9.8 million passengers in 2014, growing by 6.2%. With a total of 10 airlines operating to 40 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Southwest Airlines is this February.

Frontier Airlines starts ten festive new routes

Frontier Airlines starts ten festive new routes

Frontier Airlines links six US airports to three airports in Florida – Miami, Orlando and Tampa.

Manchester Airport receives Route award for Cathay Pacific Airways

Manchester Airport receives Route award for Cathay Pacific Airways

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, British Airways celebrates its second anniversary at Leeds Bradford Airport, and Ryanair achieves 100,000 passengers at its new Glasgow base. More news from London City, Lyon, Prague and Rome Fiumicino airports.