Articles Tagged ‘PHF’

5th US ANNIES honours Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Allegiant Air; Azul Airlines does it for the little guys!

5th US ANNIES honours Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Allegiant Air; Azul Airlines does it for the little guys!

Four airlines have won prizes in the 2015 US ANNIES, with Allegiant Air adding to its trophy cabinet a win in the prestigious “Airline with the biggest increase in the number of US airports in its network” category. Other winners are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and Azul Airlines.

PEOPLExpress adds destinations #6 and #7 from Newport News

PEOPLExpress adds destinations #6 and #7 from Newport News

PEOPLExpress makes New Orleans, LA and St. Pete-Clearwater, FL its latest destinations from Newport News, VA with twice-weekly and thrice-weekly flights respectively.

Second 2014 victory for this week’s ‘Arch of Triumph’ winner

Second 2014 victory for this week’s ‘Arch of Triumph’ winner

Last month, this week’s winner – a major Asian airport – won its first weekly ‘Arch of Triumph’ title with this FTWA — the third lowest winning score of the year (22.8). This week it has scored over 10 more points to secure victory. But did the Japanese airport make it onto the overall leader […]


30-Second Interview - Mike Morisi, Founder and COO, PEOPLExpress

30-Second Interview – Mike Morisi, Founder and COO, PEOPLExpress

“Our network is this big at the moment.” anna.aero grabs half a minute with one of the busiest people in the industry at the moment — US start-up PEOPLExpress Founder and COO Mike Morisi — to discuss where next for the fledgling LCC and crab cakes.

TAV’s Gazipaşa Airport shows off its winner’s certificate

TAV’s Gazipaşa Airport shows off its winner’s certificate

Last week, Turkish Airlines started a twice-daily domestic connection from its Istanbul Atatürk global hub to Gazipaşa, a new route which produced a world-beating FTWA. With only one European entrant in this week’s competition, victory is perhaps destined for North America or Asia.

PEOPLExpress adds route #5 from Newport News

PEOPLExpress adds route #5 from Newport News

PEOPLExpress now serves Atlanta, GA from Newport News, VA with daily flights, using 737-400 and competing with Delta Air Lines’ 36 weekly operations.


PEOPLExpress relaunches with three routes from Newport News

PEOPLExpress relaunches with three routes from Newport News

PEOPLExpress adds three new routes from Newport News, VA to Boston, MA, New York Newark, NJ and Pittsburgh, PA using 737-400s.

PEOPLExpress launches services to Boston, Pittsburgh and New York Newark from new Newport News base

PEOPLExpress launches services to Boston, Pittsburgh and New York Newark from new Newport News base

Some 27 years after the original airline folded, the name PEOPLExpress is back in the air, this time based at Newport News, VA (not New York Newark, NJ). anna.aero takes a look into this reinvigorated brand’s initial flying programme and where it plans to go next.

Portuguese pride restored with Lisbon Airport win

Portuguese pride restored with Lisbon Airport win

This week we have FTWAs from six airports around the world, including Toronto Pearson, Moscow Sheremetyevo and Manchester – find out here whether any of these big-hitting airports have the firefighters to match their global profile.


Allegiant launches nine new routes for Thanksgiving

Allegiant launches nine new routes for Thanksgiving

Allegiant starts five new routes to Florida (Fort Lauderdale and Orlando), three to Nevada (Las Vegas) and one to California (Los Angeles).

AirTran announces four airports in four states that will be dropped from early next year; Atlanta still dominates network

AirTran announces four airports in four states that will be dropped from early next year; Atlanta still dominates network

Now officially a subsidiary of Southwest, AirTran carried 24 million passengers last year, but has now revealed four destinations which will be withdrawn from its network in early 2012. How many routes will be lost? And which are the airline’s top 12 airports in terms of weekly flights?

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 27 April - Monday 3 May):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 27 April – Monday 3 May):

A staggering 118 new routes in 46 of the world’s countries have been launched in the last week. We have all the information about them, along with pictures of the cakes and celebrations. Read about the routes launched to and from 26 European countries, Australia, Bermuda, Canada, China, Egypt, Hong Kong, Israel, India, Japan, Kuwait, […]