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Cape Air: the world's first electric airline; predicted first routes

Cape Air: the world’s first electric airline; predicted first routes

Cape Air, a relatively small Cape Cod-based commuter carrier, burst onto the world stage at the Paris Air Show in June 2019 with a landmark order for Eviation’s electric commercial aircraft. As the industry heads towards a new phase of carbon-neutral growth, we look at Cape Air’s probable future route network.

Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport set to reach six million passengers in 2019; 15% average capacity increase among top 10 carriers

Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport set to reach six million passengers in 2019; 15% average capacity increase among top 10 carriers

Belgrade Airport has seen passenger numbers more than double since 2009, and is set to enter a new phase with high-profile backing from industry-leading airport operator VINCI since December 2018. anna.aero studies the growth of one of Europe’s most exciting up-and-coming hubs, and examines its potential for the future.

anna.aero is hiring – join the team as new Chief Editor & Analyst

anna.aero is hiring – join the team as new Chief Editor & Analyst

anna.aero is a fast-paced environment, and it is looking to hire a new Chief Editor & Analyst to join its team based in Surrey. If you have a passion for aviation, travel, and have the skills and attributes to lead the team of one of aviation’s leading independent publications, then look no further and apply today.


Altitude East convenes in St John's for Canada's leading route development conference

Altitude East convenes in St John’s for Canada’s leading route development conference

Between June 24 and 26, the Altitude East air service development conference convened in St John’s, NL. James Davis, Assistant Editor, anna.aero, was there at North America’s most north-easterly point, 100 years since Alcock & Brown’s first transatlantic flight between St John’s and Galway.

Walsh, Carey, O’Brien, lead top route decision makers at ACI EUROPE Cyprus

Walsh, Carey, O’Brien, lead top route decision makers at ACI EUROPE Cyprus

The top people at easyJet and Ryanair who decide hundreds of new routes each year lead a pretty good list of presenters at the ACI EUROPE Annual-Congress in Cyprus 25-27 June.

Tony Storck reports: ACI-NA JumpStart Air Service Development Conference hosted by Nashville Airport

Tony Storck reports: ACI-NA JumpStart Air Service Development Conference hosted by Nashville Airport

ACI-NA JumpStart Air Service Development Conference 2019 was held in Nashville this year. Click here to find out more about the event that took place. Report by Tony Storck, anna.aero’s Americas Editor.


ACI-NA JumpStart preview Part 1: US airports smash 1 billion pax threshold

ACI-NA JumpStart preview Part 1: US airports smash 1 billion pax threshold

anna.aero looks at the development of the US market ahead of the upcoming ACI-NA JumpStart Nashville conference. Data published by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics shows that 1.01 billion scheduled passengers flew from US airports in 2018, averaging at 2.77 million travellers a day. 

ACI-NA JumpStart preview Part 2: Your Official anna.aero guide (and introducing Tony Storck)

ACI-NA JumpStart preview Part 2: Your Official anna.aero guide (and introducing Tony Storck)

As Official Media Sponsor anna.aero has produced this 44-page on-site Event Guide including the Conference Program and one-to-one floorplan for 1,348 scheduled meetings with 31 airlines.

CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – all the highlights from Dubai

CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa – all the highlights from Dubai

The inaugural CONNECT Middle East, India & Africa conference took place in Dubai last week, co-located with the Arabian Travel Market. Take a look to see all the highlights from Dubai, including the two-day conference schedule and the evening reception from the Viewing Deck at the Palace Downtown Dubai.


Iberian Peninsula power shows as Faro and Jerez win Part II of S19 voting for Cake of the Week and Arch of Triumph

Iberian Peninsula power shows as Faro and Jerez win Part II of S19 voting for Cake of the Week and Arch of Triumph

Following on from Hamilton and Aarhus’ winning streak last week, the power of the Iberian Peninsula shows this week as Jerez takes Cake of the Week glory for the bake celebrating easyJet’s inaugural flight from London Gatwick, while Faro claims sweet SAS Aarhus glory in the Arch of Triumph vote.

Middle East aviation market doubles over past 10 years, however growth rates shrinking fast; over 40 airlines to attend CONNECT MEIA

Middle East aviation market doubles over past 10 years, however growth rates shrinking fast; over 40 airlines to attend CONNECT MEIA

Departing seat capacity from the Middle East has doubled over the past decade, going from 131.82 million in 2009 to 264.31 million last year. However, since 2016, the region’s growth rate has shrunk from 13% to 3.1% last year. anna.aero examines the market in more depth ahead of the inaugural CONNECT MEIA.

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!!