Articles Tagged ‘Virgin Atlantic’
ULCCs Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth this summer; Southwest Airlines doubles international capacity
Domestic growth rates are rising while international growth rates are falling. We reveal the leading airlines in the US domestic and international markets and how their seat capacities compare with last year.
Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red service still struggling to fill more than half of its seats as UK domestic market stops shrinking
Virgin Atlantic Airways entered the UK domestic market last summer but it appears to be struggling to fill its aircraft. We reveal the airline’s monthly passenger figures and load factors and what else has been happening in the UK domestic market.
Norwegian’s London Gatwick North Atlantic routes <1% of UK-US capacity (but Virgin was once new too)
The UK-US market peaked way back in 2000, but the market has returned to growth in the last two years. We reveal which carriers have the largest share of the market at present, and what Norwegian’s new services will mean for London Gatwick. We also reveal which other airlines are launching new routes between the […]
Newark Liberty Airport looks to break five-year growth flat-line; United’s new Anchorage service helps
New York Newark Liberty International Airport became Virgin America’s 20th destination back in April. Despite the carrier’s 42 weekly services, equally split between services from Los Angeles and San Francisco, the New Jersey airport is struggling to grow this year – anna.aero investigates the story behind the numbers.
Aer Lingus Regional celebrates first anniversary in London Southend; Norwegian and Virgin Atlantic team up
While last week’s news columns around the world have been hijacked by Richard Branson, anna.aero brings you the latest from Aer Lingus Regional, Norwegian Long Haul and Virgin Atlantic.
Award-winning ADAC, Aberdeen International Airport, BSCA and Virgin Atlantic; Monarch launches Leeds Bradford base; new routes from DAE and CityJet
Awards a-plenty. This week’s collection of Network Planning Community News includes the proud owners of Route of the Week certificates – Virgin Atlantic and Aberdeen International Airport. Also winning accolades are Abu Dhabi Airport, the “Best Airport in the Middle East”, and Brussels South Charleroi Airport the “World’s Fourth Best Low Cost Airport” both according […]
Virgin Atlantic links Heathrow with Aberdeen thrice-daily
Virgin Atlantic launches second domestic route under the Little Red brand; connects London Heathrow and Edinburgh.
Virgin Atlantic launches Little Red with services from London Heathrow to Manchester.
In terms of routes, what does it mean if the world’s biggest airline becomes a half-shareholder of the second largest airline at the world’s busiest international airport?
Virgin Atlantic again flies between London Heathrow Airport and Mumbai.
Virgin Atlantic announces London Heathrow to Manchester route from March 2013 with three daily flights
Having lost its partner airline bmi, Virgin Atlantic now announces own short haul operations as Virgin Group swaps trains for planes between London and Manchester. The airline plans to start Heathrow – Manchester flights next March using its own slots. But how has traffic developed between the two cities since 2004?