Articles Tagged ‘Avianca’

Uruguay still trying to recover after Pluna’s demise; Aerolineas Argentinas controls 23% of seats

Uruguay still trying to recover after Pluna’s demise; Aerolineas Argentinas controls 23% of seats

Football is the most popular sport in Uruguay, with the national team having won two FIFA World Cup titles and reached three additional semi-finals. Nonetheless, Uruguay is also a South American aviation hot-spot, having seen its gateways offering a combined total of 1.7 million passengers last year. With the arrival of Iberia’s four weekly flights […]

Strongest July for Airbus and Boeing; Emirates receives its 50th A380

Strongest July for Airbus and Boeing; Emirates receives its 50th A380

While Emirates received its 50th A380 from Airbus, the European manufacturer will have to add some power if it wants to catch up with Boeing, which leads the delivery race by 48 units. In addition, the American producer handed over its second 787-9 to All Nippon Airways in July.

US domestic market barely growing as airlines make huge profits; international capacity up almost 10% this summer

US domestic market barely growing as airlines make huge profits; international capacity up almost 10% this summer

As the US airline industry continues to make healthy profits, domestic capacity growth is still negligible overall. However, we reveal which of the leading domestic airlines is growing fastest. The international market is showing more signs of life and again we look to see how the leading carriers compare.


Avianca adds three routes from Pereira and Cartagena

Avianca adds three routes from Pereira and Cartagena

Avianca adds thrice-weekly flights from Pereira to Cartagena and New York JFK, NY, using its A319s, with the latter service being operated via Cartagena. Competes against JetBlue Airways and VivaColombia.

Second 2014 FTWA win for the European capital city that welcomed Pegasus Airlines this week

Second 2014 FTWA win for the European capital city that welcomed Pegasus Airlines this week

Until this week, Cambridge was the only airport to have won more than one ‘Arch of Triumph’ award so far in 2014. However this week another European airport has joined this elite club — find out which capital city airport it is inside.

Avianca starts Bogota to Villavicencio operations

Avianca starts Bogota to Villavicencio operations

Avianca adds new domestic route from Bogota to Villavicencio with twice-daily flights, using ATR 72s. Competes against LAN Airlines and SATENA.


Avianca commences third route to Europe

Avianca commences third route to Europe

Avianca resumes operations from Bogota to London Heathrow with four weekly flights, using its A330-200s.

Avianca’s traffic grows by 6.6% in 2013; resumes Heathrow operations

Avianca’s traffic grows by 6.6% in 2013; resumes Heathrow operations

The oldest commercial carrier in Latin America, Avianca has been growing impressively in recent years, following the integration of TACA Airlines’ operations. As the Star Alliance member is now serving a total of 54 destinations worldwide, anna.aero investigates how dominant Avianca is at Bogota and which is its top country market this summer.

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

Included in this week’s bumper offering of 21 FTWAs are five from airports welcoming TAP Portugal, plus two, four tender FTWAs. It is also includes the first ever effort from one of the world’s most significant airports – London Heathrow – which might be an airport global leader, but how will it match up in […]


Bolivia’s capacity increases by 27% in 2013; Boliviana de Aviacion commands 50% of weekly seats

Bolivia’s capacity increases by 27% in 2013; Boliviana de Aviacion commands 50% of weekly seats

Rich in mineral and energy resources and for being the home of Marco Antonio Etcheverry (the greatest Bolivian footballer player nicknamed “El Diablo”), Bolivia is also a South American aviation hot-spot, having seen its gateways offering a combined total of 4.4 million one-way seats in 2013. As the state-owned flag carrier, Boliviana de Aviacion commands […]

Honduras’ domestic capacity grows; Avianca is #1 carrier

Honduras’ domestic capacity grows; Avianca is #1 carrier

Honduras’ third largest airport according to Innovata schedule data, Roatan grows by 53% over 10 years, becoming increasingly attractive for network planning community. With the other three primary airports having not recovered since 2009, we reveal how the Honduran market has changed over time.

TAM and GOL still share 75% of Brazilian domestic market

TAM and GOL still share 75% of Brazilian domestic market

The “B” in “BRIC” has seen demand for air travel plateau in 2013. In six of the first 10 months domestic RPKs have fallen compared with 2012. TAM Airlines and GOL still share three-quarters of the domestic market, with Azul Airlines third with around 13%. Aerolineas Argentinas, American Airlines and Cubana amongst airlines starting new […]