Articles Tagged ‘BWI’

Avelo Airlines launches routes from Wilmington to New Haven, Orlando, and Baltimore-Washington DC

Avelo Airlines launches routes from Wilmington to New Haven, Orlando, and Baltimore-Washington DC

Avelo Airlines has begun service at its newest city, Wilmington, North Carolina. It has launched routes from Wilmington International Airport to three destinations: Tweed-New Haven Airport, Orlando International Airport, and Baltimore/Washington International Airport. All three routes are operated three times weekly.

PLAY launches route between Baltimore/Washington and Reykjavik

PLAY launches route between Baltimore/Washington and Reykjavik

PLAY has commenced service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Keflavik International Airport. BWI is the first North American destination for PLAY, with the nonstop route operated daily. The airline will also launch daily services to Boston in May and to New York in June.

Air Senegal launches service at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport

Air Senegal launches service at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport

Air Senegal has launched a one-stop service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Dakar, Senegal. The airline is operating two roundtrip flights per week to Blaise Diagne International Airport, with a stop at New York JFK.


Southwest Airlines launches five new routes to Savannah/Hilton Head International

Southwest Airlines launches five new routes to Savannah/Hilton Head International

Southwest Airlines launched five new non-stop routes from Savannah/Hilton Head International on 11 March 2021. The new services are twice-daily to Baltimore/Washington and daily to Chicago (Midway), Dallas (Love Field), Houston (Hobby), and Nashville.

Savannah up 57% since 2015; eight new routes in winter 2020

Savannah up 57% since 2015; eight new routes in winter 2020

Savannah has grown very strongly and will have eight routes in W20 that weren’t operated in W19. Yet the airport remains woefully underserved by non-stops.

Southwest resumes Aruba - Baltimore; JetBlue has entry testing at island

Southwest resumes Aruba – Baltimore; JetBlue has entry testing at island

Aruba makes access even easier as Southwest resumed service on 5 November while the Caribbean island becomes Jetblue’s first for entry testing.


Southwest to start 10 routes from O’Hare and Colorado Springs

Southwest to start 10 routes from O’Hare and Colorado Springs

Southwest’s 10 new routes will have 231 weekly departures. It’ll now serve 105 airports in mid-March – and it has a new shortest route.

Sun Country begins Baltimore, a new airport, from Minneapolis

Sun Country begins Baltimore, a new airport, from Minneapolis

With up to four-weekly services, Sun Country joins Delta, Southwest, and Spirit on Baltimore – Minneapolis.

Nashville gets Spirit with launch of new base

Nashville gets Spirit with launch of new base

Spirit launches its Nashville base with five routes and more to come in 2020.


ACI-NA JumpStart preview Part 1: US airports smash 1 billion pax threshold

ACI-NA JumpStart preview Part 1: US airports smash 1 billion pax threshold

anna.aero looks at the development of the US market ahead of the upcoming ACI-NA JumpStart Nashville conference. Data published by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics shows that 1.01 billion scheduled passengers flew from US airports in 2018, averaging at 2.77 million travellers a day. 

Spirit Airlines now transports two million passengers a year from Atlanta; offering 13% the number of departures on routes versus Delta

Spirit Airlines now transports two million passengers a year from Atlanta; offering 13% the number of departures on routes versus Delta

Spirit Airlines has ramped-up its operations from the world’s busiest airport, growing from just under a quarter of a million passengers a year and a single route in 2009, to 2.23 million passengers and 17 routes in 2018. Jonathan Ford looks into the carrier’s expansion from Atlanta in recent years in more detail. 

Allegiant Air expands from Sarasota

Allegiant Air expands from Sarasota

Allegiant Air begins twice-weekly flights to Asheville and Baltimore/Washington from the Florida airport.