Articles Tagged ‘BOG’

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.

TAP Portugal expands presence at Lisbon with eight new routes

TAP Portugal expands presence at Lisbon with eight new routes

TAP Portugal adds eight routes from Lisbon to Asturias, Belgrade, Bogota, Gothenburg, Hannover, Nantes, St Petersburg and Tallinn. Competes against transavia.com France on the French service.


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 […]

Copa Airlines launches its second route to Punta Cana

Copa Airlines launches its second route to Punta Cana

Copa Airlines starts operations on the 1,656-kilometre sector from Bogota to Punta Cana with four weekly E190s flights. Competes against Avianca.


Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon's capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

Air France A380 at Cancun; Shannon’s capacity boost; Stansted’s new security area; celebrations at Bogotá, Leeds Bradford, Amsterdam, CityJet, Edinburgh, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, anna.aero reports from Cancun Airport as it welcome its first A380 flight. We also have news from Bogotá, CityJet, Edinburgh, Leeds Bradford, London Stansted, Shannon, Amsterdam, Kuala Lumpur and Berlin Tegel.

LAN Airlines begins Bogotá-Aruba service

LAN Airlines begins Bogotá-Aruba service

LAN Airlines introduces twice-weekly service from Bogotá Airport in Colombia to Aruba Airport in the Lesser Antilles.

American Airlines adds six new international routes

American Airlines adds six new international routes

American Airlines commences multiple routes from Miami, FL; Los Angeles, CA; New York LaGuardia, NY; and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX.


Avianca adds domestic route, and new link to Miami

Avianca adds domestic route, and new link to Miami

Avianca links Bogota to Leticia, and replaces LACSA in serving Costa Rica-Miami market.

Avianca connects Bogota and Guatemala City

Avianca connects Bogota and Guatemala City

Avianca launches flights from its Bogota hub to Guatemala City in Central America.

Avianca and Bogotá boss Colombia market; LCC VivaColombia increasing capacity at break-neck speed

Avianca and Bogotá boss Colombia market; LCC VivaColombia increasing capacity at break-neck speed

Famous for coffee, oil, emeralds and for being the home of pop-star Shakira, Colombia is also a South American aviation hot-spot – having seen its top 12 routes grow by over 20% in the last year. anna.aero takes a look at this fast-growing, dynamic market.