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USB3 carriers’ leading airport pairs via top hubs revealed; data reveals its 'America First', as no European or Asian destinations make the mark

USB3 carriers’ leading airport pairs via top hubs revealed; data reveals its ‘America First’, as no European or Asian destinations make the mark

Having recently looked at the top airport pairs for the MEB3 via Abu Dhabi, Doha and Dubai, this week anna.aero has decided to investigate the top airport pairs for the USB3 carriers of American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines via their biggest hubs at Dallas/Fort Worth, Atlanta and Chicago O’Hare.

ACI Airport Exchange: One-on-one with Mert Başar, CCO, new Istanbul Airport

ACI Airport Exchange: One-on-one with Mert Başar, CCO, new Istanbul Airport

ACI Airport Exchange Oslo: Mert Başar, CCO of the new Istanbul Airport, took part in an in-depth, one-on-one interview about the world’s newest mega-hub, including its potential to support A380 operations. It all took place last week at the Airbus Airports-Devoted Conference at ACI Oslo.

Munich Airport CEO and London City Airport Aviation Director join Airbus’ Airport-Devoted Conference, ACI Oslo

Munich Airport CEO and London City Airport Aviation Director join Airbus’ Airport-Devoted Conference, ACI Oslo

Michael Kerkloh, CEO of Munich Airport, and Peter Downes, Aviation Director, London City Airport, have joined the line-up at Airbus’ airport-devoted conference: “New possibilities for airports by Airbus”, taking place on 28 November 2018 at ACI Airport Exchange, hosted by Avinor Oslo Airport.


Reno-Tahoe fights off stiff competition to win the Cake of the Week public vote Part II

Reno-Tahoe fights off stiff competition to win the Cake of the Week public vote Part II

Reno-Tahoe Airport has beaten off the competition from a further 20 airports in order to claim victory in anna.aero’s Cake of the Week public vote Part II, a competition for the culinary masterpieces made for route launches during the second week of the W18/19 season.

CCO of new Istanbul Airport to discuss ‘future airline users and aircraft types’ at Airbus Airport-Devoted Conference, ACI Oslo

CCO of new Istanbul Airport to discuss ‘future airline users and aircraft types’ at Airbus Airport-Devoted Conference, ACI Oslo

Mert Başar, Chief Commercial Officer of İGA, builder-operator of the recently-opened Istanbul Airport, joins the line-up at Airbus’ airport-devoted conference: “New possibilities for airports by Airbus”, 28 November 2018 at ACI Airport Exchange, hosted by Avinor Oslo Airport. Other airports, airlines, and 10+ Airbus presenters have also been announced.

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

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

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 - voting extended

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

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.

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. 

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. 


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.

W18/19 airport analysis; Istanbul Atatürk leads route count while Moscow Sheremetyevo jumps up the rankings

W18/19 airport analysis; Istanbul Atatürk leads route count while Moscow Sheremetyevo jumps up the rankings

With the memories of summer beginning to fade, the start of the W18/19 season is little more than one week away. In our second seasonal sneak preview, Nick Preston looks at a typical winter week to discover which airports will offer the most routes and country markets, plus which one will host the most airlines.

W18/19 network analysis; airlines serving most routes, country markets and airports identified here

W18/19 network analysis; airlines serving most routes, country markets and airports identified here

With the start of W18/19 now less than three weeks away, we decided to peer into the future to see which airlines will be ruling the roost this winter. Nick Preston identifies those carriers offering the most routes and which will operate from the most country markets and airports in a typical week during W18/19.