Articles Tagged ‘SIN’

Qantas starts three routes – one domestic, one regional, one long-haul

Qantas starts three routes – one domestic, one regional, one long-haul

Qantas commences domestic flights to Hamilton Island, regional flights to Singapore and long-haul flights to Vancouver.

SilkAir now serves almost 50 destinations from Singapore; China, India and Indonesia are leading country markets

SilkAir now serves almost 50 destinations from Singapore; China, India and Indonesia are leading country markets

Singapore Airlines’ regional subsidiary SilkAir now carries over 3.5 million passengers per year on a fleet of almost 30 narrow-body jets. We look at the airline’s growth in the last 10 years, leading routes and country markets.

Portland proudly parades its 'Arch of Triumph' win

Portland proudly parades its ‘Arch of Triumph’ win

With a table-topping score of 36.7, Portland Airport’s Aircraft Fire and Rescue C Shift have a lot to be proud of this week. Meanwhile, 10 airports from across the world slug it out for this week’s award.


SilkAir raises presence in Australia

SilkAir raises presence in Australia

SilkAir now links Singapore with Cairns in Australia, in part via existing Darwin service.

Tigerair Singapore grows Malaysia network to four routes

Tigerair Singapore grows Malaysia network to four routes

Tigerair Singapore connects Singapore and Ipoh with four weekly A320 flights.

NokScoot finally launches

NokScoot finally launches

NokScoot starts with daily flights from Bangkok to Singapore.


Flights down 5.8% and ASKs down 13% between Asia and Africa; Hong Kong-Johannesburg is #1 city pair

Flights down 5.8% and ASKs down 13% between Asia and Africa; Hong Kong-Johannesburg is #1 city pair

The relationship between Asia and Africa has grown considerably in recent years as both regions are becoming more actively engaged economically. As air services have become extremely significant for the development of the two regions, anna.aero takes a closer look at the trends between Asia and Africa.

Thai Airways ‘smiles’ its way to network growth; Singapore and China markets grow as domestic routes get trimmed

Thai Airways ‘smiles’ its way to network growth; Singapore and China markets grow as domestic routes get trimmed

Two years, six months and one week (give or take a day or two) ago, Thai Airways launched its last service to Sapporo Chitose in Japan. Since then the Thai national carrier has used its LCC, Thai Smile Airways, to power its network growth. Our data elves delve into the airline’s network secrets.

Australia’s top 20 airports grow by 1.5% in 2014; international demand growing faster than domestic

Australia’s top 20 airports grow by 1.5% in 2014; international demand growing faster than domestic

One of the latest new domestic routes to launch in Australia was the JETGO Australia route between Brisbane and Tamworth. However, it is overseas traffic at the top 20 airports that is driving much of the country’s annual growth, with international airlines increasing by 5.6% in 2014. We investigate where is growing and where is […]


Asia’s Top 15 airlines drop almost 300 routes in last 12 months but start over 550; AirAsia only one not to drop any routes

Asia’s Top 15 airlines drop almost 300 routes in last 12 months but start over 550; AirAsia only one not to drop any routes

We examine Asia’s top 15 airlines and airports to see which have seen the most services dropped and launched in the last 12 months. China’s airlines are expanding rapidly (no surprise), but only one of the top 15 airlines has not dropped any routes.

Jetstar Pacific Airlines of Vietnam grows by one-third in a year; five new destinations added

Jetstar Pacific Airlines of Vietnam grows by one-third in a year; five new destinations added

Despite being the smallest entity of the pan-Australasian Jetstar LCC behemoth, Jetstar Pacific Airlines has had a frantic February, launching four new domestic routes already this month. anna.aero gets its magnifying glass out to discover the carrier’s main nuclei of activity in the fast-growing Vietnamese market.

Liverpool Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Flybe

Liverpool Airport receives Cake of the Week award for Flybe

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Cebu Airport welcomes the arrival of Mandarin Airlines first charter flight from Kaohsiung, and Athens Airport holds a press conference celebrating Blue Air’s new route from Larnaca. More news from Thai AirAsia X, Perth, Southampton, London Stansted and Munich airports.