Articles Tagged ‘Air Transat’

Victoria Airport traffic up 19% in three years; domestic market growing the quickest; Delta Air Lines returns with Seattle-Tacoma service

Victoria Airport traffic up 19% in three years; domestic market growing the quickest; Delta Air Lines returns with Seattle-Tacoma service

Victoria Airport in 2016 welcomed just under 1.86 million passengers. This is up 19% from the total of 1.56 that travelled through the airport in 2013. We take a closer look at market developments, and what airlines are doing from the British Columbia airport. 

Budapest celebrates fourth Arch of Triumph win at Hamburg Slots

Budapest celebrates fourth Arch of Triumph win at Hamburg Slots

Despite having back-to-back meetings to discuss the next batch of route launches, the Budapest Airport Business Development team at the IATA Slot Conference in Hamburg had time to celebrate last week’s win. Find out which of this week’s 14 entries takes the prize home.

Air Transat adds transatlantic duo

Air Transat adds transatlantic duo

Air Transat begins service between Toronto Pearson and Zagreb and from Vancouver to Rome Fiumicino – both served weekly.


A new leader in the 2016 Arch of Triumph competition

A new leader in the 2016 Arch of Triumph competition

Up until this week, Wellington Airport’s firefighters were the pride of the FTWA world, as they sat pretty much unchallenged at the top of the 2016 Arch of Triumph table. However, their 15-week residency in the #1 spot has come to an end – see which airport has stolen their crown.

Air Transat takes-off for Glasgow from Montreal

Air Transat takes-off for Glasgow from Montreal

Air Transat begins weekly service between the two cities – already serves Scottish airport from Calgary, Toronto Pearson and Vancouver

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

Can the UK-Canada market be stimulated by an LCC? WestJet hopes so as it launches six new routes to the UK, contributing to a big increase in seat capacity for this summer. We look at traffic trends since 1994 and exchange rates.


Air Transat is almost two different airlines – winter versus summer; Cuba is #1 year-round

Air Transat is almost two different airlines – winter versus summer; Cuba is #1 year-round

Perhaps Air Transat should be named Canadian Caribbean Airlines in the winter and Canadian European Airlines in the summer, such is the difference in the carrier’s network between the seasons. anna.aero‘s data elves rummage through the operations one of the world’s most dynamic airlines.

Air Transat adds two Canadian connections to Cancún

Air Transat adds two Canadian connections to Cancún

Air Transat begins a weekly service from Fredericton and St. John’s to the Mexican airport using its 737-800 fleet – no incumbent carriers serve.

Air Transat makes Varadero route from Moncton

Air Transat makes Varadero route from Moncton

Air Transat commences its fourth international sector from Moncton.


Air Transat begins Halifax to Cayo Coco connection

Air Transat begins Halifax to Cayo Coco connection

Air Transat begins a weekly service between the two airports using its 737-800s.

Air Canada commands the show in the US – Canada market; seat capacity up 2.9% between the two nations

Air Canada commands the show in the US – Canada market; seat capacity up 2.9% between the two nations

After recording a growth in seat capacity between the two country markets over the past 12 months of 8.0%, Air Canada remains the number one carrier, with fellow Canadian airline WestJet second. However, airlines based on the north side of the border are faring much better than their US counterparts. anna.aero takes a closer look […]

Air Transat rocks into Roatan

Air Transat rocks into Roatan

Air Transat begins services to Roatan in Honduras from Toronto Pearson using its 737-800s.