Articles Tagged ‘VNS’

By end-2017 Qatar Airways will serve 19 more destinations than Emirates; latter has 70+ more aircraft; bilaterals holding it back

By end-2017 Qatar Airways will serve 19 more destinations than Emirates; latter has 70+ more aircraft; bilaterals holding it back

With Qatar Airways already having 18 new airports lined-up to join its network in the next 18-24 months, and Emirates only having two, it seems that the UAE carrier’s MEB3 rival is well ahead in regards to future expansion. With that in mind, anna.aero has investigated the global market to see where it needs to […]

India now #5 country for air travel; passes Germany for airport traffic with over 250m passengers in 2016; IndiGo's 40% domestic share

India now #5 country for air travel; passes Germany for airport traffic with over 250m passengers in 2016; IndiGo’s 40% domestic share

India’s airports welcomed over 40 million extra passengers in 2016, representing growth of 20% compared with 2015. We look at the leading airports, compare international and domestic growth and reveal the market shares of the leading domestic airlines.

Air India Express starts three new routes to Sharjah

Air India Express starts three new routes to Sharjah

Air India Express connects Chandigarh, Tiruchirappalli and Varanasi with Sharjah.


Vistara reaches one million passengers just before first birthday; serves 12 destinations with fleet of nine 148-seat A320s

Vistara reaches one million passengers just before first birthday; serves 12 destinations with fleet of nine 148-seat A320s

India’s Vistara launched back in January 2015 and now commands just under 2% of the Indian domestic market. We look at the airline’s passenger and load factor development in 2015, its route network and its first dropped route.

Vote for the best of 19 Fire Truck Water Arches; W15/16 Launches Part I

Vote for the best of 19 Fire Truck Water Arches; W15/16 Launches Part I

Litres of hard work and gallons of perspiration goes into a route launch – especially the Fire Truck Water Arch – which sees an unprecedented union between an airport’s operations and marketing departments. Make sure all of your airport’s endeavours are crowned with an Arch of Triumph certificate – get voting now!!

Vistara ventures into Varanasi

Vistara ventures into Varanasi

Vistara becomes sixth carrier to connect Delhi and Varanasi with daily flights.


SpiceJet launches Sharjah as the eighth international destination

SpiceJet launches Sharjah as the eighth international destination

SpiceJet inaugurates services from Varanasi to Sharjah; adds flights from Delhi to Lucknow.

Mihin Lanka adds three Indian destinations to its Colombo network

Mihin Lanka adds three Indian destinations to its Colombo network

Mihin Lanka launches flights from Sri Lankan Colombo to Delhi, Varanasi and Gaya.

Buddha Air relaunches international flights with Varanasi route

Buddha Air relaunches international flights with Varanasi route

Buddha Air of Nepal now flies to Varanasi in India from its base in Kathmandu.


Air India launches new route from Delhi to Gaya and Varanasi

Air India launches new route from Delhi to Gaya and Varanasi

Air India now flies from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport to Gaya and Varanasi.

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 26 October – Tuesday 2 November)

Download the spreadsheet with this week’s 250 new routes and see our fantastic photo coverage of launch celebrations all across the world. Ribbons have been cut in masses, lakes have been emptied for fire brigades to salute the arriving aircraft and the world’s master bakers have worked day and night to bake an amazing selection […]

New routes launched during the last week <br/>(Tuesday 3 August - Monday 9 August):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 3 August – Monday 9 August):

A quiet time for new route launches as for western carriers the summer peak is well under way. But we still have new routes involving airports in Australia, Belarus, China, Colombia, Congo, El Salvador, India, Iran, Malaysia, Nigeria, Sri Lanka, Sweden and Thailand.