Airbus Airport-Devoted Conference, ACI Oslo: Aer Lingus to explain how “A321LR unlocks new city pairs”

Airbus Airport-Devoted Conference, ACI Oslo: Aer Lingus to explain how “A321LR unlocks new city pairs”

Aer Lingus’ Lander Dominguez, Director of Fleet Assets, is the latest to join the Airbus’ airport-devoted conference: “New possibilities for airports by Airbus,” at ACI Airport Exchange, hosted by Avinor Oslo Airport. The airline’s “North Atlantic Hub at Dublin” plans are vitally relevant to both North American and European airports.

Tampa Airport wins Cake of the Week W18/19 public vote Part I; pick your winner from the 21 cakes in Part II

Tampa Airport wins Cake of the Week W18/19 public vote Part I; pick your winner from the 21 cakes in Part II

With Tampa Airport tasting success in Part I for the cake it commissioned for Swoop’s first flight from Hamilton, it is now time for Part II of the W18/19 public vote. With another 21 entries this week, which will be your choice for Cake of the Week?

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – W18/19 Part II

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – W18/19 Part II

Tampa took home double honours last week, claiming the titles for Cake of the Week and best FTWA in the public votes for the warm welcome it extended to Swoop’s first flight from Hamilton. There are another eight FTWAs to choose from in Part II of this bi-annual competition this week.

Turkish Airlines launches operations from new Istanbul Airport

Turkish Airlines launches operations from new Istanbul Airport

Turkish Airlines took the first steps in the planned transfer of its hub operation from Atatürk to the new Istanbul Airport on 31 October, when it began operations to two destinations. Two more routes were added the following day, with all operations due to switch by 31 December. Nick Preston investigates.

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Royal Brunei introduces non-stop Heathrow to Bandar Seri Begawan

Royal Brunei introduces non-stop Heathrow to Bandar Seri Begawan

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Royal Brunei Airlines begins direct services from London Heathrow to Bandar Seri Begawan, Aerodom’s airports add flights from Brussels and Moscow Sheremetyevo, plus CONNECT launches a new Middle East, India & Africa show in Dubai next year.

airBaltic’s SVP Network Planning joins Airbus airport-devoted conference at ACI Airport Exchange Oslo

airBaltic’s SVP Network Planning joins Airbus airport-devoted conference at ACI Airport Exchange Oslo

anna.aero can announce that Wolfgang Reuss, SVP Network Planning, airBaltic, is the latest to join the line-up at Airbus’ airport-devoted conference, taking place 27 November at ACI Airport Exchange, hosted by Avinor Oslo Airport: “New possibilities for airports by Airbus”.


Vote for your favourite anna.aero Cake of the Week – W18/19 Part I

Vote for your favourite anna.aero Cake of the Week – W18/19 Part I

With W18/19 launching this week, anna.aero is letting the reader be the judge of the much anticipated anna.aero Cake of the Week competition. With 13 bakes having been sent into anna.aero during the first week of the competition, have a look through and choose your favourite to make sure it secures the win. 

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – W18/19 Part I

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – W18/19 Part I

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 W18/19. With 20 to choose from, make sure to select and vote for your favourite water salute. 

Hear from Singapore Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Cathay Pacific and more at FTE Asia EXPO 2018 – FREE for airlines and airports

Hear from Singapore Airlines, Philippine Airlines, Cathay Pacific and more at FTE Asia EXPO 2018 – FREE for airlines and airports

Future Travel Experience Asia EXPO 2018, an anna.aero sister event, is taking place in Singapore from 13-14 November. With 1,750 aviation industry innovators expected at the free-to-attend passenger experience and business performance event, make sure to register for this great networking opportunity.

Santo Domingo celebrates new service to Orlando

Santo Domingo celebrates new service to Orlando

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Santo Domingo Airport in the Dominican Republic celebrates a new service to Orlando with Spirit Airlines. There is also news of an anniversary at Amsterdam, and of Emirates making Hamburg its 50th A380 destination.


MEB3 carriers' leading airport pairs via hubs revealed; Manchester-Bangkok only link to appear in top 20 connections for all three

MEB3 carriers’ leading airport pairs via hubs revealed; Manchester-Bangkok only link to appear in top 20 connections for all three

This week anna.aero has looked into the leading airport pairs flown by Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways via their hubs in the Middle East. The report reveals the connections which are the most lucrative for each carrier, plus which are still not served directly despite the airlines seeing large demand.

American Airlines remains top carrier at Washington Reagan with 50% of annual capacity since 2016; airline's seats static at capital airport in 2018

American Airlines remains top carrier at Washington Reagan with 50% of annual capacity since 2016; airline’s seats static at capital airport in 2018

American Airlines will provide 14.67 million two-way seats on flights serving Washington Reagan Airport in 2018, representing a marginal 0.2% decline in capacity compared to last year. Nick Preston examines the US carrier’s growth and network developments at the US capital airport over the past 10 years.

Arch of Triumph entries up 13% as we enter the first week of W18/19

Arch of Triumph entries up 13% as we enter the first week of W18/19

With the W18/19 season starting Sunday 28 October, anna.aero has looked back at the number of FTWA entries it has been sent during the first 41 weeks of 2018. To date, 379 have been sent to anna.aero, up 13% compared to this point last year. See who has claimed victory in the last week of the S18 season. 

HK Express celebrates five years as a low-cost operator

HK Express celebrates five years as a low-cost operator

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, HK Express celebrates the five-year anniversary of being a low-cost operator, having incorporated the business model in October 2013. In that time it has flown over 13 million passengers as an LCC. More news also from Air France and Cork Airport.