Articles Tagged ‘YVR’

Canadian airports see traffic growth of just under 5% so far in 2016; NewLeaf is newest domestic airline as WestJet’s UK services launch

Canadian airports see traffic growth of just under 5% so far in 2016; NewLeaf is newest domestic airline as WestJet’s UK services launch

We look at how Canada’s busiest airports are developing in 2016. Which airports are growing fastest and which are shrinking? Plus an analysis of the growth by geographic markets for the country’s biggest airport.

Air Canada Rouge grows capacity 31% in 12 months; 17 new airports on its route map; Africa is the latest continent to join network

Air Canada Rouge grows capacity 31% in 12 months; 17 new airports on its route map; Africa is the latest continent to join network

Since its inception in 2013, Air Canada Rouge has seen rapid growth in its seat capacity as aircraft are transferred from Air Canada’s mainline division to its subsidiary. anna.aero looks into the carrier’s capacity developments and how its network has developed during the past year.

Vancouver-Boston is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 90,000 annual searches ‒ Air Canada more likely than WestJet?

Vancouver-Boston is Skyscanner “Unserved Route of the Week” with 90,000 annual searches ‒ Air Canada more likely than WestJet?

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software shows that in the last year 90,000 potential travellers searched for flights between Vancouver and Boston ‒ but the route is unserved! Having launched Chicago O’Hare in June, will this be Air Canada’s next new US route?


Delta Air Lines’ Seattle-Tacoma international traffic growing 22% year-on-year; next Delta/Virgin Atlantic Airways partnership destination

Delta Air Lines’ Seattle-Tacoma international traffic growing 22% year-on-year; next Delta/Virgin Atlantic Airways partnership destination

During the past year, Delta Air Lines has added eight routes from its Seattle-Tacoma hub, while also dropping one. Since its merger with Northwest Airlines was completed in 2010, the carrier has gone on to carry 5.8 million international passengers from the airport. anna.aero looks at the international traffic breakdown, and what are the airline’s […]

Vancouver and Hamilton celebrate awards in Canadian double

Vancouver and Hamilton celebrate awards in Canadian double

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ryanair announces a new route from Liverpool to Marrakech while Eastar Jet becomes the fifth carrier to join LCC alliance U-FLY. More news also from Baltimore/Washington and Turin airports.

Athens-Melbourne is "Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” 260,000 searches last year; Time for Jetstar to really go long-haul???

Athens-Melbourne is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” 260,000 searches last year; Time for Jetstar to really go long-haul???

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has revealed that last year 260,000 potential travellers searched for flights between Athens and Melbourne, which has a Greek poulation of 150,000 making it the biggest Greek city in the world (outside of Greece). But strewth, the route is unserved! Surely with a market that big and that reliable begging to be served, it’s […]


Xiamen Airlines debuts in North America

Xiamen Airlines debuts in North America

Xiamen Airlines now connects Xiamen with Vancouver in Canada.

WestJet strengthens domestic network

WestJet strengthens domestic network

WestJet adds domestic links from Calgary, Halifax, Toronto Pearson and Vancouver – also links Pearson to Los Angeles.

Air Transat adds transatlantic duo

Air Transat adds transatlantic duo

Air Transat begins service between Toronto Pearson and Zagreb and from Vancouver to Rome Fiumicino – both served weekly.


Air Canada Rouge arrives onto transatlantic trio

Air Canada Rouge arrives onto transatlantic trio

Air Canada Rouge links Vancouver to the Irish capital, while Glasgow and Budapest are connected to Toronto Pearson – the latter two routes see Air Transat competition.

Not one but two airports show off their Arch of Triumph certificates

Not one but two airports show off their Arch of Triumph certificates

First time winner Inverness and second time winner and 2016 competition leaders Lisbon pose in front of some serious fire tender kit with their recent award wins. Find out which one of the 14 airports competing this week will be able to do the same this time next week.

Air Canada rouge celebrates Californian and Moroccan launches

Air Canada rouge celebrates Californian and Moroccan launches

Air Canada rouge links Montreal to Casablanca while Vancouver gains a connection to San Diego.