Articles Tagged ‘YVR’

Air Canada dives into Denver from Vancouver

Air Canada dives into Denver from Vancouver

Air Canada adds twice-daily service between Vancouver and Denver – joins fellow Star Alliance member United Airlines on the route. 

Bristol Airport celebrates 60 years of flight

Bristol Airport celebrates 60 years of flight

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Bristol Airport celebrates its 60th anniversary with easyJet providing the UK airport with a special honour, while Glasgow Airport parties with Air Transat as it celebrates 25 years of flying to the UK city. More news also from S7 Airlines. 

Calgary International Airport traffic doubles since 2001; Edelweiss Air and Hainan Airlines new carriers in 2016; Aeromexico coming in S17

Calgary International Airport traffic doubles since 2001; Edelweiss Air and Hainan Airlines new carriers in 2016; Aeromexico coming in S17

Canada’s fourth busiest airport handled almost 16 million passengers in 2016. Home carrier WestJet and Air Canada account for over 85% of seat capacity. We reveal the airport’s top 15 routes, seasonality profile and new routes for 2017.


Nine routes adopted in year of anna.aero-Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week

Nine routes adopted in year of anna.aero-Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week

Last year anna.aero launched a brand new cooperation – our Unserved Route of the Week feature – with leading flight comparison site Skyscanner. 12 months on, nine of our proposed new routes have now been adopted by airlines as diverse as Cobalt, Ryanair, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines and Fiji Airways.   

Cologne Bonn crowned Cake of the Week champion

Cologne Bonn crowned Cake of the Week champion

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Cologne Bonn Airport celebrates winning Part I of the S17 Cake of the Week Public Vote, while Memmingen welcomed People’s Viennaline’s new charter service to Naples. More news also from Vancouver as it welcomes Canada’s first scheduled A350 service. 

Toronto Pearson sees 9.4 million more passengers a year than in 2012; handles 35% of Canadian traffic; Air Canada grows market share

Toronto Pearson sees 9.4 million more passengers a year than in 2012; handles 35% of Canadian traffic; Air Canada grows market share

Serving the most populous city in Canada, Toronto Pearson welcomed 44.3 million passengers in 2016, up 8.0% on the year before. Handling about 35% of all traffic in Canada, Pearson has seen demand increase year-on-year in recent times. We take a closer look at traffic and route developments from Canada’s largest airport. 


Air Canada links Dallas/Fort Worth with Vancouver

Air Canada links Dallas/Fort Worth with Vancouver

Air Canada joins American Airlines in linking Dallas/Fort Worth with Vancouver. 

Victoria Airport traffic up 19% in three years; domestic market growing the quickest; Delta Air Lines returns with Seattle-Tacoma service

Victoria Airport traffic up 19% in three years; domestic market growing the quickest; Delta Air Lines returns with Seattle-Tacoma service

Victoria Airport in 2016 welcomed just under 1.86 million passengers. This is up 19% from the total of 1.56 that travelled through the airport in 2013. We take a closer look at market developments, and what airlines are doing from the British Columbia airport. 

Vancouver is recognised by anna.aero for welcoming its sixth Chinese carrier by being presented with the Route of the Week award

Vancouver is recognised by anna.aero for welcoming its sixth Chinese carrier by being presented with the Route of the Week award

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Blue Air celebrates its new Cluj-Napoca – Birmingham route winning the anna.aero Arch of Triumph award, while Southwest Airlines announces that it will commence flights to Cincinnati. More news also from Vienna and Warsaw Chopin airports.


Beijing Capital Airlines makes Canada its third long-haul market

Beijing Capital Airlines makes Canada its third long-haul market

Beijing Capital Airlines now links Hangzhou, Qingdao and Vancouver with three weekly flights.

China Eastern Airlines adds new Canadian link from Nanjing

China Eastern Airlines adds new Canadian link from Nanjing

China Eastern Airlines now connects Nanjing and Vancouver with non-stop flights.

Frankfurt Airport should just make 60m passengers this year; Lufthansa still #1 but falling

Frankfurt Airport should just make 60m passengers this year; Lufthansa still #1 but falling

Frankfurt Airport’s growth has slowed down of late, while others around them like Amsterdam have continued to pile-up the high monthly traffic increases. We look at the hub’s passenger figures, its biggest carriers (any guesses?), routes and country markets to understand what is happening inside Germany’s busiest airport .