Articles Tagged ‘Air India’

Air India initiates first commercial service to Bathinda

Air India initiates first commercial service to Bathinda

Air India starts three times weekly ATR service between Delhi and Bathinda.

Arch of Triumph double winners on display

Arch of Triumph double winners on display

This week we have not one, but two Arch of Triumph certificate celebrations from previous winners in Marseille and Sarasota – both first-time victors. Who will join the roll-call of 2016 winners as the year draws to a close – will it be an FTWA newbie or an old-hand of this four-year-old competition?

Air India celebrates India-Spain non-stop route

Air India celebrates India-Spain non-stop route

Air India introduces three times weekly flights between Delhi and Madrid.


Star Alliance network covers 1,000+ airports and 4,000+ routes; Frankfurt remains largest hub (for now); SIN - LHR is #1 route for ASKs

Star Alliance network covers 1,000+ airports and 4,000+ routes; Frankfurt remains largest hub (for now); SIN – LHR is #1 route for ASKs

The Star Alliance is made up of 27 carriers, with its largest member being United Airlines. During the past 12 months, the members’ collective seat capacity has grown 3.7%, with the alliance offering over eight million monthly one-way seats. We look at Star’s top 12 routes in relation to ASKs and seats, top airports and […]

Dubai and Sibiu airports showcase prestigious anna.aero award wins

Dubai and Sibiu airports showcase prestigious anna.aero award wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest Airport welcomes the arrival of SWISS’ CS100 while easyJet celebrates one million passengers between London Gatwick and Sofia. More news also from Budapest as well as Sydney, Bodrum, Dubai and Copenhagen airports.

Indian domestic market growing at 20% in 2016; IndiGo celebrates 10th anniversary and reaches 111 aircraft; Air Pegasus grounded

Indian domestic market growing at 20% in 2016; IndiGo celebrates 10th anniversary and reaches 111 aircraft; Air Pegasus grounded

Domestic air travel demand in India is growing fast. We reveal the latest market share trends among Indian carriers and also reveal which are the fastest-growing airports for international traffic.


Air India resumes Ahmedabad to London route

Air India resumes Ahmedabad to London route

Air India also links Ahmedabad to New York Newark via London Heathrow.

Jet Airways traffic rises 26% in 12 months; Netherlands latest country market; 83% of capacity on domestic routes

Jet Airways traffic rises 26% in 12 months; Netherlands latest country market; 83% of capacity on domestic routes

In 2015 Jet Airways carried 26% more passengers than in the previous year, while Q1 traffic is up 7.4% in 2016 when compared to last year. This year has also witnessed the airline move its European hub from Brussels to Amsterdam. anna.aero takes a closer look at passenger traffic trends, and to see where the […]

GoAir, India’s fifth largest airline, continues generic growth rather than adding new routes; Delhi #1 airport and no international flights ‒ yet

GoAir, India’s fifth largest airline, continues generic growth rather than adding new routes; Delhi #1 airport and no international flights ‒ yet

The last route launches we can find in the anna.aero New Route Database for GoAir were way back in November 2014, and with none planned. Despite that fact, the LCC is flying smart and is expected to grow its ASKs by 11% this year. anna.aero investigates India’s fifth largest carrier.


Delhi traffic up 10 million since 2011; international and domestic markets growing at equal rate; developing global hub strategy

Delhi traffic up 10 million since 2011; international and domestic markets growing at equal rate; developing global hub strategy

anna.aero caught up with Delhi Airport’s Abhijnan Sengupta, Associate GM, Airline Marketing & Route Development, and Jitendra Singh, Associate VP, Head Airline Marketing & Route Development at Routes Europe in Krakow recently. Discussions included the airport’s phenomenal traffic growth, and how it is showcasing the facility’s international hub potential to a global audience.

Cluj-Napoca clobbers the competition in S16 FTWA public vote; Vienna takes this week’s title

Cluj-Napoca clobbers the competition in S16 FTWA public vote; Vienna takes this week’s title

Over 4,500 votes were cast to determine who the world thinks performed the best FTWA to mark the start of S16 ‒ with Cluj-Napoca’s firefighters coming out on top. This means that the Romanian airport has won both competitions this week, clearly mobilising its local fans and followers to bring home the win.

Air India makes Vienna its eighth European destination

Air India makes Vienna its eighth European destination

Air India adds Austria to its European route map with thrice-weekly flights from Delhi.