Articles Tagged ‘AKL’

Air New Zealand resumes Singapore service after over eight year gap

Air New Zealand resumes Singapore service after over eight year gap

Air New Zealand takes over one of the daily connections between Auckland and Singapore from Star Alliance partner Singapore Airlines.

Munich Airport crowned 2014 ‘Arch of Triumph’ winners

Munich Airport crowned 2014 ‘Arch of Triumph’ winners

A piece of precision German FTWA engineering beats over 250 global airports to secure the second ‘Arch of Triumph’ annual title. Fuerteventura wins the last weekly competition of 2014.

China Eastern Airlines commences seasonal Auckland service

China Eastern Airlines commences seasonal Auckland service

China Eastern Airlines now links Shanghai with Auckland, competing with Air New Zealand.


Air New Zealand on course to break 13.5m passengers; Singapore Airlines tie-up will see Auckland-Singapore route re-instatement

Air New Zealand on course to break 13.5m passengers; Singapore Airlines tie-up will see Auckland-Singapore route re-instatement

Having just received the last tick in the box for its strategic partnership with fellow Star Alliance carrier Singapore Airlines, Air New Zealand will not only gain access to the mainline carrier’s network, but also its SilkAir subsidiary. Having also just received its first 787-9, the New Zealand flag carrier is seemingly on track for […]

Jetstar Airways represents 60% of group flying; decline in New Zealand

Jetstar Airways represents 60% of group flying; decline in New Zealand

Jetstar Airways continues to launch domestic routes, like the recent Gold Coast to Mackay service which started earlier this month. anna.aero investigates the international component of its network, plus its top 12 routes, as the LCC moves into its 11th year of operations.

New Zealand’s big three airports handled 26 million passengers in 2013; Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington all growing

New Zealand’s big three airports handled 26 million passengers in 2013; Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington all growing

New Zealand’s three biggest airports all reported traffic growth in 2013 and handled a record 26 million passengers between them. We look at domestic and international traffic growth at each airport and reveal which country markets are growing fastest. We also reveal which two new international connections launched last year.


Chilean airports offered 16.5 million one-way seats in 2013; LAN Airlines dominates with 67 routes

Chilean airports offered 16.5 million one-way seats in 2013; LAN Airlines dominates with 67 routes

Chile’s seat capacity has grown by 10% in 2013, with the domestic sector outperforming the international one. With the flag carrier, LAN Airlines, rapidly expanding and commanding over 65% of weekly seats and flights, anna.aero takes a closer look at this fast-growing dynamic market.

Hawaii's ASKs up 7% in December 2013; Hawaiian Airlines dominates with 37 routes

Hawaii’s ASKs up 7% in December 2013; Hawaiian Airlines dominates with 37 routes

Hawaii’s ASKs have grown by 7% in 12 months as the state has become increasingly attractive for airline route development. In fact, Air China has recently launched its first route to Hawaii on 21 January. anna.aero investigates how the Hawaiian market has changed over time and how dominant Hawaiian Airlines is.

Nail-biting finish to first ever ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition

Nail-biting finish to first ever ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition

Although Tampa’s team is captured here posing with their winning certificate from last week, the world’s airport firefighters are scrambling to see who has secured the first ever ‘Arch of Triumph’ annual award. 


London Luton Airport's Christmas Carols; Ryanair’s 'Operation Santa'; Leeds Bradford Airport’s Christmas surprise; Christchurch Airport shows-off Cake certificate; more celebrations at Belgrade, Cairns and Beirut Airports

London Luton Airport’s Christmas Carols; Ryanair’s ‘Operation Santa’; Leeds Bradford Airport’s Christmas surprise; Christchurch Airport shows-off Cake certificate; more celebrations at Belgrade, Cairns and Beirut Airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from the festive celebrations at London Luton Airport and Shannon Airport. We also have news from Belgrade, Beirut, Cairns, Christchurch and Leeds Bradford Airports.

Jetstar Airways adds two new international links

Jetstar Airways adds two new international links

Jetstar Airways starts flights from Melbourne Airport in Australia to Phuket Airport in Thailand; and flights from Adelaide Airport in Australia to Auckland Airport in New Zealand.

Qantas offers seasonal flights from Perth to Auckland

Qantas offers seasonal flights from Perth to Auckland

Qantas starts flights from Perth Airport in Australia to Auckland Airport in New Zealand.