Hamilton wins Cake of the Week Part I; vote from 26 creations and select your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part II

Hamilton wins Cake of the Week Part I; vote from 26 creations and select your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part II

With Hamilton Airport tasting success in Part I for the cake it commissioned for Norwegian’s first flight from Dublin, it is now time for S19 Part II of the Public Vote. With another 26 entries overt the past two weeks, which will be your choice for Cake of the Week? Vote now!!

Aarhus steals the show in Arch of Triumph Part I voting; Choose now from 30 arches and select your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part II

Aarhus steals the show in Arch of Triumph Part I voting; Choose now from 30 arches and select your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part II

Aarhus Airport stole the show in S19 Part I of the Arch of Triumph Public Vote, securing 71% of all ballots. With a further 30 entries in Part II of the S19 season launch voting, take a peruse through the global salutes and choose your favourite today. Vote now!

The 2019 air service development conference tour continues at Routes Europe in Hannover; catch all the news in anna.aero’s Show Dailies

The 2019 air service development conference tour continues at Routes Europe in Hannover; catch all the news in anna.aero’s Show Dailies

The 2019 air service development community’s global conference agenda has just held its third event of the year, taking place 8-10 April at Routes Europe in Hannover. Read what 1,000+ delegates who flew into Germany discussed and showcased regarding the region’s future air connectivity over the three-day event.

Vote for your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part I  – 25 fantastic route launch showstoppers to choose from!!

Vote for your favourite Cake of the Week – S19 Part I – 25 fantastic route launch showstoppers to choose from!!

The S19 season was launched on 31 March, and anna.aero is letting the reader be the judge of the much anticipated anna.aero Cake of the Week competition. Having been inundated with 25 route launch masterpieces, take a look through and choose your favourite to make sure it secures the prestigious title! 

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Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part I – take your pick from 36 entries across the globe!

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part I – take your pick from 36 entries across the globe!

Along with cake, anna.aero is allowing the readers of anna.aero to vote for their favourite Arch of Triumph during the first week of S19. With 36 entries to choose from, make sure you select and vote for your favourite water salute, an award that is very prestigious in the eyes of the airport fire chief’s mind! 

70,700+ want a direct flight from Hamburg to Tirana; data shows that 13,000 already fly indirectly a year between the two

70,700+ want a direct flight from Hamburg to Tirana; data shows that 13,000 already fly indirectly a year between the two

Skyscanner data reveals that during the past 12 months, over 70,700 people searched for a direct flight between Hamburg and Tirana. A market which already delivers 13,000 indirect passengers per annum, which airline will take the plunge and make Hamburg the next non-stop German destination from Tirana?


Cornwall Airport Newquay to London Heathrow and beyond – Flybe gives Cornwall global access

Cornwall Airport Newquay to London Heathrow and beyond – Flybe gives Cornwall global access

On 31 March Flybe launched a four times daily service between Cornwall Airport Newquay and London Heathrow, with it opening up Cornwall to the world by initiating flights to Europe’s biggest hub. To celebrate the new route, a special event ceremony was held at London Heathrow, with anna.aero in attendance.

Glasgow Airport – a gateway serving the beating heart of Scotland

Glasgow Airport – a gateway serving the beating heart of Scotland

anna.aero’s Aviation Development Editor Jonathan Ford recently travelled to Glasgow to meet the airport’s Steven Marshall, Head of Airline Marketing & Development, Aberdeen, Glasgow (long-haul) & Southampton airports, and Paul White, Head of Aviation, to discuss its ever-growing traffic numbers, network developments and first A380 operations.

29,300 people want a direct East Midlands to Paris service; historical data shows service can support 135k+ per annum

29,300 people want a direct East Midlands to Paris service; historical data shows service can support 135k+ per annum

Skyscanner data shows that during the past 12 months, over 29,300 people searched for a direct flight between East Midlands and Paris. A historically proven route, handling 135,000 point-to-point passengers per annum, this market is the perfect fit for an LCC or hub connector. Question is, who should serve?

Turkish Airlines overtakes Lufthansa to become Europe's leading flag carrier; Gibraltar fastest-growing country market in Q2 2019

Turkish Airlines overtakes Lufthansa to become Europe’s leading flag carrier; Gibraltar fastest-growing country market in Q2 2019

With S19 starting this weekend, anna.aero has looked at Europe’s fastest-growing airlines and country markets during Q2 2019 to see who the big winners are. The main story is that Turkish Airlines has overtaken Lufthansa to become the continent’s leading flag carrier, with it now the third largest airline after Ryanair and easyJet.


Salvador Bahia – where South America awakes and European demand booms – an anna.aero special report from Brazil

Salvador Bahia – where South America awakes and European demand booms – an anna.aero special report from Brazil

anna.aero’s Aviation Development Editor Jonathan Ford recently went to Salvador Bahia in Brazil, where he met with the airport’s CCO, Marc Gordien, and Airline Marketing Manager, Graziella Delicato, to learn about the airport’s development under VINCI, and why the city, region and airport have so much to offer.

Lauda announces 21 new routes from Vienna

Lauda announces 21 new routes from Vienna

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Lauda, the new name of Laudamotion, has confirmed 21 new routes from Vienna for W19/20, including Agadir, Birmingham, Liverpool and Münster. More news also from Ryanair which has confirmed it will add Kharkiv and Odessa in Ukraine to its network in June. 

Europe claims first victory and flies to the top of the Arch of Triumph competition

Europe claims first victory and flies to the top of the Arch of Triumph competition

It’s has taken till just before the start of the S19 season, but Europe has finally earned its first weekly Arch of Triumph victory for the year. Not only has this feat been achieved, but the continent has flown straight to the top of the overall leaderboard in impressive style with a milestone route launch. See more here. 

Passenger experience improvements contribute to traffic growth as more people choose Milan Bergamo

Passenger experience improvements contribute to traffic growth as more people choose Milan Bergamo

Passenger traffic at Milan Bergamo continues to climb in 2019, with more people choosing to fly from the airport. The growth comes at a time when passenger satisfaction at the airport continues to improve, a result of the airport making investments of up to €450 million as part of its 2030 development plan.