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Frontier Airlines forms six new domestic sectors

Frontier Airlines forms six new domestic sectors

Frontier Airlines begins six US domestic routes – only one faces no direct competition. 

Southwest Airlines seduces Cancún with two new services

Southwest Airlines seduces Cancún with two new services

Southwest Airlines now links the Mexican resort with Nashville and St. Louis. 

Frontier Airlines' route droppings revealed; 23 airport pairs no longer served with O'Hare and Atlanta seeing biggest changes

Frontier Airlines’ route droppings revealed; 23 airport pairs no longer served with O’Hare and Atlanta seeing biggest changes

We love to see airlines celebrate route launches, but route droppings are also a fact of life, though less publicised. In a week that has seen US ULCC Frontier Airlines launch a significant 30 routes, we got our data elves to rummage through its schedule data to see what routes the airline has said goodbye […]


Frontier Airlines launches 30 new routes in two days

Frontier Airlines launches 30 new routes in two days

Frontier Airlines starts seven routes from focus city Miami along with another 23 launches across the US.

Alaska Airlines now serves Nashville from San Francisco

Alaska Airlines now serves Nashville from San Francisco

Alaska Airlines, operated by Virgin America, links San Francisco to Nashville with a daily service. 

787: Living the dream with amazing new routes? (Or just another great replacement aircraft?)

787: Living the dream with amazing new routes? (Or just another great replacement aircraft?)

The 787 flew its first commercial service in October 2011, however, the first really new city pairing didn’t happen until April 2012 between Tokyo Narita and Boston with rival Japan Airlines. Since then, a further 139 exclusive, unserved new routes have been opened, with 33 more currently planned. 


Southwest Airlines starts 22 services in one day

Southwest Airlines starts 22 services in one day

Southwest Airlines begins 22 routes on 4 June – only seven sectors are unique. 

Airport winners of US ANNIES 2017 revealed; airports in California and Florida star

Airport winners of US ANNIES 2017 revealed; airports in California and Florida star

Last week we looked at which airlines were the most dynamic in the US market. This week we have seven US ANNIES awards for airports, four for growth and three for network/carrier development. We even have a tie in one category as seven different airports claim victory.

Delta Air Lines debuts six new airport pairs

Delta Air Lines debuts six new airport pairs

Delta Air Lines begins three new European routes, resumes two more, as well as adding a new domestic rotation.


WestJet lassoes second Nashville link

WestJet lassoes second Nashville link

WestJet begins twice-weekly service between Calgary and Nashville – already links Nashville to Toronto Pearson.  

Calgary International Airport traffic doubles since 2001; Edelweiss Air and Hainan Airlines new carriers in 2016; Aeromexico coming in S17

Calgary International Airport traffic doubles since 2001; Edelweiss Air and Hainan Airlines new carriers in 2016; Aeromexico coming in S17

Canada’s fourth busiest airport handled almost 16 million passengers in 2016. Home carrier WestJet and Air Canada account for over 85% of seat capacity. We reveal the airport’s top 15 routes, seasonality profile and new routes for 2017.

Frontier Airlines debuts Las Vegas duo

Frontier Airlines debuts Las Vegas duo

Frontier Airlines links Las Vegas to Nashville and Tampa with daily flights – both already served by Southwest Airlines.