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Articles Tagged ‘Alaska Airlines’

Uganda Airlines returns to African skies

Uganda Airlines returns to African skies

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Uganda Airlines returns after a 20-year hiatus, Air Canada announces Toulouse route, Qatar Airways outlines Langkawi launch date, Alaska Airlines announces eight new routes, EgyptAir gets set to welcome A220 as Air Tanzania’s gets impounded at Johannesburg Airport.

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. 

15 airlines and 53 airports attend third Volaire Air Service Forum

15 airlines and 53 airports attend third Volaire Air Service Forum

Volaire Aviation recently held its spring 2019 air service forum in Tuscon, Arizona. In total, 135 people attended the event, including airlines such as Alaska Airlines, Allegiant Air, American Airlines, Boutique Air, Southwest Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and United Airlines. Take a closer look at the event highlights.


Alaska Airlines celebrates Route of the Week award for Everett Paine Field inauguration while Gainesville heralds Cake of the Week win

Alaska Airlines celebrates Route of the Week award for Everett Paine Field inauguration while Gainesville heralds Cake of the Week win

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, along with Alaska Airlines winning Route of the Week for its first operations from Everett Paine Field, Gainesville Airport in the US rejoices its Cake of the Week title for American Airlines’ inaugural from Dallas/Fort Worth.

North America claims first victory in 2019 Arch of Triumph competition

North America claims first victory in 2019 Arch of Triumph competition

In the fourth instalment of this year’s Arch of Triumph competition we have received our first winning entry from outside of Asia. In fact, this is the first time in 2019 that we haven’t seen any entries from Asian airports. This week is also notable for seeing the first FTWA entry of the year from […]

Alaska Airlines initiates Everett Paine Field operations

Alaska Airlines initiates Everett Paine Field operations

Alaska Airlines begins its first three routes from Everett Paine Field to Las Vegas, Phoenix and Portland.


Alaska Airlines enters El Paso market

Alaska Airlines enters El Paso market

Alaska Airlines begins daily flights to El Paso from San Diego and Seattle-Tacoma. 

Global turboprop capacity up 22% since 2009; Vancouver is 'Top of the Props' as Canada overtakes US to become top market

Global turboprop capacity up 22% since 2009; Vancouver is ‘Top of the Props’ as Canada overtakes US to become top market

More than 245 million two-way seats were available on scheduled turboprop flights in 2018, a 22% increase since 2009. Nick Preston examines trends over the past decade to identify which airlines, airports and country markets have seen the biggest increases or cuts in services performed by these aircraft.

Edmonton Airport set to record 7.8 million terminal passengers for 2018; ULCCs Flair Airlines and Swoop drive second consecutive year of growth

Edmonton Airport set to record 7.8 million terminal passengers for 2018; ULCCs Flair Airlines and Swoop drive second consecutive year of growth

Edmonton Airport handled 7.38 million terminal passengers in 2017, returning to growth after two years of declining traffic. Figures for 2018 suggest that it was on target to exceed 7.80 million passengers by the end of December. Nick Preston takes a closer look at the Albertan airport’s network developments.


Alaska Airlines advances Hawaiian operation from Sacramento

Alaska Airlines advances Hawaiian operation from Sacramento

Alaska Airlines adds Sacramento to Kona service – airline’s second Hawaiian link from former airport. 

Airports on three continents battle for Arch of Triumph glory

Airports on three continents battle for Arch of Triumph glory

As you can see, airport staff, like these people in Japan, jump for joy when a new route receives its baptism. Find out whether it will be firefighters from Europe, Asia or North America which will be jumping for joy in the fire station this week.

Alaska Airlines spills the beans with Seattle to Pittsburgh service

Alaska Airlines spills the beans with Seattle to Pittsburgh service

Alaska Airlines inaugurates a daily service between Seattle-Tacoma and Pittsburgh.