Articles Tagged ‘Avianca’
Copa world’s top long-haul narrowbody operator
We look at the world’s top-10 long-haul narrowbody operators and routes, together with the most dominant aircraft and countries.
Routes Reconnected: Avianca CEO: “there was a lot of nonsensical flying in the region”
Avianca, which is going through Chapter 11, was too ambitious, grew too much, and was too stretched, its CEO said at Routes Reconnected.
Bogota has 41 domestic routes; network almost unchanged
Bogota has 41 domestic routes carved among six carriers, with Avianca and LATAM having three-quarters of domestic flights.
Barbados Airport records fifth year of consecutive growth in 2018, however still behind pre-2007 traffic levels; Copa Airlines latest carrier
Barbados Airport processed 2.19 million passengers in 2018, up 1.0% on 2017’s figures, and a healthy 19% more than levels seen in 2013. However, the airport is still handling 7.0% less passengers than it did before the 2007 financial crash. Jonathan Ford looks at the airport’s history to see why its growth is limited.
Peru prospers from continued growth with 12% more seats flown in 2018; Chile overtakes US to become leading international market
There were 31.30 million two-way seats available on all flights serving Peru in 2018, an impressive 12% increase on the previous year. Nick Preston examines the country’s air service network trends over the past 10 years and identifies its leading airports, airlines and international country markets.
Kuala Lumpur wins the Arch of Triumph public vote Part II of the W18/19 season; anna.aero’s judges return to cast scores on eight entrants this week
A total of seven airports have sent anna.aero eight FTWAs from the last two weeks of global airline route launches, with entrants coming from airports across Europe, Asia, North and South America, plus the Caribbean. WIth an average score of 28.5, see which global gateway has claimed glory this week.
Avianca inaugurates Chicago and Munich routes from Bogota
Avianca begins flights from the Colombian capital to new destinations in North America and Europe.
Europe takes home the honours amid strong global competition in this week’s Arch of Triumph
Seven airports battle it out for Arch of Triumph glory this week, with entries coming thick and fast from around the globe. Airports in Europe, South America, Africa and Asia have all shown what they can do with an impressive average score of 30.4. Find out which airport won the weekly crown here.
Avianca adventures between Bogota and Corozal
Avianca launches a daily A318 operation on the Colombian domestic route between Bogota and Corozal.
North America notches its second Arch of Triumph win of 2018
The world’s biggest aviation market has taken until August to provide its second victorious champion of this year’s Arch of Triumph competition. What is more noteworthy is the fact that the same Floridian airport has delivered both of these wins for the region.
Avianca selects Boston as its latest route from San Salvador
Avianca launches a four times weekly service between the El Salvador and US cities.
Narrow-body aircraft on long-haul routes; US is leading market in S18, Copa Airlines heads airline rankings
Narrow-body aircraft are typically workhorses for short- and medium-haul flying. However, some carriers choose to deploy single-aisle types on longer sectors, including a growing number of LCCs. Nick Preston reveals the leading airlines, airports and country markets for long-haul narrow-body flights in S18.