Articles Tagged ‘US Airways’

Strongest July for Airbus and Boeing; Emirates receives its 50th A380

Strongest July for Airbus and Boeing; Emirates receives its 50th A380

While Emirates received its 50th A380 from Airbus, the European manufacturer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the delivery race by 48 units. In addition, the American producer handed over its second 787-9 to All Nippon Airways in July.

Edinburgh and Aberdeen Airports have record 2013 as Glasgow airports struggle; Qatar Airways leads long-haul expansion

Edinburgh and Aberdeen Airports have record 2013 as Glasgow airports struggle; Qatar Airways leads long-haul expansion

Scotland’s airports overall are not much busier now than they were 10 years ago, but some are performing better than others. We reveal which airlines are growing (and shrinking) in Scotland this summer and list some of the key new services launched recently.

US domestic market barely growing as airlines make huge profits; international capacity up almost 10% this summer

US domestic market barely growing as airlines make huge profits; international capacity up almost 10% this summer

As the US airline industry continues to make healthy profits, domestic capacity growth is still negligible overall. However, we reveal which of the leading domestic airlines is growing fastest. The international market is showing more signs of life and again we look to see how the leading carriers compare.


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 […]

US Airways expands domestic offering with two routes

US Airways expands domestic offering with two routes

US Airways links Charlotte Douglas, NC to Oklahoma City, OK and Tulsa, OK with twice-daily flights, using CRJ 900s and CRJ 700s respectively.

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

Included in this week’s bumper offering of 21 FTWAs are five from airports welcoming TAP Portugal, plus two, four tender FTWAs. It is also includes the first ever effort from one of the world’s most significant airports – London Heathrow – which might be an airport global leader, but how will it match up in […]


Delhi shows-off Route award; Odessa greets Ellinair from Thessaloniki; Singapore Airlines jets off to Athens from Singapore; Milan/Bergamo re-opens its runway; more news from Orlando, Kosice, Münster/Osnabrück, Batumi, Brussels and Abu Dhabi airports

Delhi shows-off Route award; Odessa greets Ellinair from Thessaloniki; Singapore Airlines jets off to Athens from Singapore; Milan/Bergamo re-opens its runway; more news from Orlando, Kosice, Münster/Osnabrück, Batumi, Brussels and Abu Dhabi airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Delhi Airport shows-off its Route of the Week award, Odessa Airport welcomes a new airline – Ellinair from Thessaloniki, and Milan/Bergamo Airport re-opens its runway after closure for a major maintenance project. We also have news from Athens, Orlando, Kosice, Münster/Osnabrück, Batumi, Brussels and Abu Dhabi airports.

London secures its first ever FTWA success

London secures its first ever FTWA success

Can you guess which of the seven commercial airports in London (we’re including London Oxford in this) is to gain the accolade of being the first to win an ‘Arch of Triumph’ award. Please don’t write in with the answers, just read on.

US Airways starts new Brussels service from Charlotte

US Airways starts new Brussels service from Charlotte

US Airways adds transatlantic link to Brussels and three new routes from Philadelphia.


US Airways expands its European offering with four new seasonal routes

US Airways expands its European offering with four new seasonal routes

US Airways starts four new seasonal European routes from Charlotte, NC and Philadelphia, PA to Barcelona, Lisbon, Manchester as well as Edinburgh, using 757-200s and A330-200s.

anna.aero boss’ day trip to Sabiha Gökçen; Cambridge double win

anna.aero boss’ day trip to Sabiha Gökçen; Cambridge double win

This week we let the boss out on a day trip to Istanbul’s Sabiha Gökçen Airport to cover the inaugural flight by Qatar Airways from Doha. Inevitably, he managed to get out onto the airfield to share in the ‘Arch of Triumph’ moment.

Zurich and Vienna’s awards; Skopje and Northeast Florida’s cakes; US Airways’ 10th anniversary at Glasgow; more news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford airports

Zurich and Vienna’s awards; Skopje and Northeast Florida’s cakes; US Airways’ 10th anniversary at Glasgow; more news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Zurich and Vienna airports show-off certificates; Skopje and Northeast Florida airports welcome Alitalia and Frontier Airlines respectively with two fantastic cakes; as well as Glasgow Airport celebrates US Airways’ 10th anniversary at the Scottish gateway. We also have news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford […]