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Battle for second spot in inter-regional Arch of Triumph competition hots-up as Asia and North America slug-it out

Battle for second spot in inter-regional Arch of Triumph competition hots-up as Asia and North America slug-it out

Although Europe effectively won its fourth consecutive inter-regional Arch of Triumph title in the summer, the tussle for runner-up still has a way to go it would seem. Will 2013 overall champion North America succeed in securing second spot from Asia, which has taken this slot every year since 2014?

Loganair leaps onto Aberdeen and Norwich routes

Loganair leaps onto Aberdeen and Norwich routes

Loganair begins operations from Durham Tees Valley with services to Scotland and East Anglia. 

SA Airlink adventures into St. Helena

SA Airlink adventures into St. Helena

SA Airlink becomes first airline to offer schedule flights to St. Helena with a weekly link from Johannesburg.


Middle East makes it win #2 in 2017 Arch of Triumph competition

Middle East makes it win #2 in 2017 Arch of Triumph competition

Its been a long time coming – since the second week of this year’s competition to be exact – but finally the Middle East has claimed its second victory of 2017. Find out which of the region’s airports has fought off entries from Australasia, Europe, North and South America to claim this week’s title.

Frontier Airlines launches 30 new routes in two days

Frontier Airlines launches 30 new routes in two days

Frontier Airlines starts seven routes from focus city Miami along with another 23 launches across the US.

LATAM Airlines goes non-stop Down Under

LATAM Airlines goes non-stop Down Under

LATAM Airlines links Santiago to Melbourne with three times weekly flights. 


Laos beats all in Week 37 of 2017 Arch of Triumph

Laos beats all in Week 37 of 2017 Arch of Triumph

Sometimes we receive FTWAs from some of the most unlikely places…and the Southeast Asian nation of  Laos is definitely in this category. Not only was that a shock, but it also beat all six other competitors from around the world this week.

Air Arabia Maroc opens Agadir base

Air Arabia Maroc opens Agadir base

Air Arabia Maroc bases one A320 in Agadir and opens initial routes to Cologne Bonn, Copenhagen, Manchester and Munich.

Norwegian marks first UK-Asia route with London Gatwick celebration

Norwegian marks first UK-Asia route with London Gatwick celebration

Norwegian begins longest non-stop route operated by a LCC between London Gatwick and Singapore.


Keflavik Arch of Triumph kings revel in crowning glory

Keflavik Arch of Triumph kings revel in crowning glory

Reykjavik/Keflavik’s fire crew show off their huge certificate from last week’s competition. How will they get it on the fire station wall?? Nice to have some real geographic diversity in this week’s Arch of Triumph, with five different regions battling it out for glory.

Porter Airlines flies into Fredericton

Porter Airlines flies into Fredericton

Porter Airlines begins daily flights to Fredericton from Toronto City via Ottawa. 

Air India debuts in Denmark

Air India debuts in Denmark

Air India begins a three times weekly service between Delhi and Copenhagen.