Articles Tagged ‘bmi’

American Airlines' international capacity drops 41% from Chicago O'Hare; shifts to domestic growth; strengthening against United

American Airlines’ international capacity drops 41% from Chicago O’Hare; shifts to domestic growth; strengthening against United

American Airlines is Chicago O’Hare’s second largest airline after United Airlines, with the oneworld member operating 35% of weekly seat capacity from the US hub this summer. Overall the carrier has increased its seats from O’Hare by 3.4% this year, however the level of growth varies in different sectors.  

Ryanair leads the way between the UK and Ireland; London – Dublin city pair analysed

Ryanair leads the way between the UK and Ireland; London – Dublin city pair analysed

Since 2011, seven carriers have left the UK – Ireland market, however what has not changed during the past few years is Ryanair’s overall control of the country pair. anna.aero takes a look to see how one of the most dynamic markets in Europe has developed in recent years, including the continent’s number one city pair, […]

Allegiant Air expands seasonally from St. Pete-Clearwater

Allegiant Air expands seasonally from St. Pete-Clearwater

Allegiant Air starts two new routes from St. Pete-Clearwater, FL to Belleville, IL and Bloomington, IL with twice-weekly flights, using its MD-80s.


Virgin Atlantic announces London Heathrow to Manchester route from March 2013 with three daily flights

Virgin Atlantic announces London Heathrow to Manchester route from March 2013 with three daily flights

Having lost its partner airline bmi, Virgin Atlantic now announces own short haul operations as Virgin Group swaps trains for planes between London and Manchester. The airline plans to start Heathrow – Manchester flights next March using its own slots. But how has traffic developed between the two cities since 2004?

British Airways absorbing bmi network; starts new Seoul, Leeds/Bradford, Marseille and Zagreb routes from Heathrow

British Airways absorbing bmi network; starts new Seoul, Leeds/Bradford, Marseille and Zagreb routes from Heathrow

And so bmi British Midlands is gradually being absorbed by British Airways. Which routes have already been integrated into BA in time for this winter and which additional new routes is BA planning from Heathrow? What does this mean for BA’s Gatwick operation?

Frontier launches new routes from Denver and Orlando

Frontier launches new routes from Denver and Orlando

Frontier Airlines now flies to Harrisburg, Allentown and Bloomington from Orlando, Florida.


Frontier expands at Colorado Springs and Denver airports

Frontier expands at Colorado Springs and Denver airports

Frontier Airlines now flies from Colorado Springs to Los Angeles, Phoenix, Seattle and Portland.

Allegiant Air launches new route to Bloomington, Illinois

Allegiant Air launches new route to Bloomington, Illinois

Allegiant Air now flies from Orlando Sanford Airport in Florida to Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington.

bmi launches new route to Agadir from London Heathrow

bmi launches new route to Agadir from London Heathrow

bmi British Midland International now flies to Agadir in Morocco from London Heathrow Airport.


bmi launches new route to Amritsar in India from London

bmi launches new route to Amritsar in India from London

bmi British Midland International launches a new route from London Heathrow Airport to Amritsar in Punjab, India.

London - Berlin market reaches all-time high in 2010, but what's happened to airberlin and Lufthansa?

London – Berlin market reaches all-time high in 2010, but what’s happened to airberlin and Lufthansa?

The London – Berlin market saw growth of 22% in 2010, but which airport-pair markets have seen the biggest growth? How has the German air travel tax introduced this year affected 2011 passenger numbers? And what happened to the German carriers serving the route?

Ukrainian airlines lead AEA member growth rankings in 2011; AeroSvit passengers up more than 100%

Ukrainian airlines lead AEA member growth rankings in 2011; AeroSvit passengers up more than 100%

AEA member airlines have seen their passenger numbers rise 8.4% so far this year, but how has growth varied by geographic region? Apart from North Africa which other market wasn’t growing in June or July? Which seven members have seen a decline in passenger numbers so far this year and which have improved their load […]