Star Feature

Wizz Air CEO: “a third of our network is brand-new”

Wizz Air CEO: “a third of our network is brand-new”

There are two things Wizz Air is doing differently to the industry during coronavirus, including big network diversification. How is it performing margin-wise? 

Boeing 737-800s and 900s have 85% of all NG seats – we explore routes

Boeing 737-800s and 900s have 85% of all NG seats – we explore routes

With Melbourne – Sydney the Boeing 737-800’s thickest route + Anchorage – Seattle the 900’s, we explore the network and airlines of these two NG models.

Routes Reconnected becomes fully virtual – anna.aero is an official media partner

Routes Reconnected becomes fully virtual – anna.aero is an official media partner

Routes Reconnected starts on 30 November. anna.aero will bring you all the news, analysis, and coverage as the event’s official news service.


Loganair 'won't be another flybe', MD tell us; Isle of Man to LHR coming?

Loganair ‘won’t be another flybe’, MD tell us; Isle of Man to LHR coming?

In a wide-ranging interview with Jonathan Hinkles, Loganair MD, he told us that the carrier has “no ambition to have 60+ aircraft and looking like flybe.”

Boeing 737 NGs had 1.55 billion seats in 2019 – we explore routes

Boeing 737 NGs had 1.55 billion seats in 2019 – we explore routes

With the Boeing 737 MAX re-entry coming, we look at the crucial NGs. In this first part, it’s the -600 & -700; the -600 has just 0.30% of NG seats globally.

Abu Dhabi interview: 40 routes identified for Wizz Air in first four years

Abu Dhabi interview: 40 routes identified for Wizz Air in first four years

We speak with Khalil Lamrabet, SVP of Aviation Development at Abu Dhabi Airports, with a focus on the airport’s two new home-based LCCs.


Boeing 747-400s: top airlines and routes in this decade

Boeing 747-400s: top airlines and routes in this decade

With multiple airlines retiring Boeing 747-400s, we look at the type’s top operators and routes globally this decade. Which are in and which aren’t?

Southwest announces O’Hare and Houston Intercontinental coming in 1H 2021

Southwest announces O’Hare and Houston Intercontinental coming in 1H 2021

We’re reporting from the 25th IAFS, with content from management at five airlines. Sun Country’s CEO: “Our close-in fares are now stronger than last year”. 

Lakeland positioned to become new gateway to central Florida

Lakeland positioned to become new gateway to central Florida

Lakeland has zero fees, is the closest airport to 2m people, has one of the US’ fastest-growing metros, has almost 500 leaked passengers daily to just 3 cities, and a revenue guarantee fund.


Dubai - Heathrow now WORLD’s #1 international route by ASKs

Dubai – Heathrow now WORLD’s #1 international route by ASKs

There’s a new world order!  The world’s top-20 international routes shaken up because of coronavirus – with 14 new routes. Dubai – Heathrow up from fifth.

Edinburgh appoints Kate Sherry as Aviation Director; airport reached almost 15 million in 2019

Edinburgh appoints Kate Sherry as Aviation Director; airport reached almost 15 million in 2019

Kate Sherry’s 10 years as Ryanair’s Director of Route Development will be helpful, with LCCs just 40,000 seats short of 10 million at Edinburgh last year.

Ukraine International to restart JFK via KEF using B737-900ERs; the world's longest 737 route

Ukraine International to restart JFK via KEF using B737-900ERs; the world’s longest 737 route

We examine Ukraine International’s Kiev – JFK, which began in 2014. Last year, 73% of its JFK traffic transiting over Kiev, with Tel Aviv #1.