Articles Tagged ‘ATQ’
New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 4)
In our newest feature we reveal what exciting route news and statistical trivia our data elves have come across during the last week while reading their e-mails (that’s short for elf-mail) and preparing this week’s stories.
SpiceJet links Amritsar and Kozhikide with Dubai’s main airport.
Malindo Air now connects Kuala Lumpur and Amritsar in India with thrice-weekly flights.
Air India’s inaugural flight from Delhi Airport to Birmingham Airport.
With four-weekly 787 services planned to commence on 1 August from Amritsar and Delhi to Birmingham, representatives from Air India and Birmingham Airport celebrated the new route in style along with business and community leaders.
Armavia adds weekly flights from Yerevan to Amritsar and Birmingham, enabling Birmingham – Amritsar service.
Air Mantra, the new regional airline, now flies between Amritsar and Chandigarh, both in northern India’s Punjab state.
bmi British Midland International launches a new route from London Heathrow Airport to Amritsar in Punjab, India.
Turkmenistan’s all-Boeing fleet set to grow as Birmingham route outperforms London; Istanbul is top Ashgabat route
We like a challenge, and finding useful data on air transport in Turkmenistan comes into that category. How big is the national airline’s fleet and which routes does it operate? Who else operates flights to Ashgabat? And why is Birmingham such a popular route?
The start of the winter season is just a couple of weeks away so airlines are holding back on new route launches. But we’ve still found some interesting new routes starting this week involving airports in Germany, Greece, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Montenegro, Nepal, Netherlands, the Philippines, Qatar, the USA and Vietnam.
Some interesting new routes started this week. Aegean, Aer Lingus, AirAsia, Air India Express, Bahrain Air, jetBlue, Pacific Blue, Ryanair and SkyExpress have all had cause to keep their PR departments busy with some positive news.