Articles Tagged ‘BNA’

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.

United Airlines passes 17 million domestic passengers at New York Newark; international traffic grows 83% since the Millennium

United Airlines passes 17 million domestic passengers at New York Newark; international traffic grows 83% since the Millennium

Since its merger with Continental Airlines was completed in 2011, United Airlines’ passenger count at New York Newark is still below what both carriers flew combined before the airline coupling. anna.aero looks at the development of the carrier since the merger in regards to traffic, and analyses the top 12 routes from its third largest […]

Southwest Airlines starts seven services

Southwest Airlines starts seven services

Southwest Airlines launches seven routes including its second service to Nassau in the Bahamas.


US airlines celebrate their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES

US airlines celebrate their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES

Last week airports across the US celebrated their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES. Now it is the turn of the airlines. Take a closer look to see which carriers across the nation’s 50 states have won big this year.

WestJet and Vancouver celebrate awards for London Gatwick inaugurals

WestJet and Vancouver celebrate awards for London Gatwick inaugurals

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Nashville welcomes the arrival of United Airlines’ San Francisco service, while Bordeaux celebrates Iberia Express’ Madrid route. More news also from St. Petersburg, El Paso, Rome Fiumicino, Inverness, Biarritz, Leeds Bradford, London Gatwick and Bristol airports.

United Airlines discovers Xi’an

United Airlines discovers Xi’an

United Airlines begins thrice-weekly services between San Francisco and Xi’an – also launches a daily service to Nashville from the Californian hub.