Articles Tagged ‘Cancun’

JetBlue jets into Cancun from Tampa

JetBlue jets into Cancun from Tampa

JetBlue begins Tampa – Cancun, its 12th destination from the Florida airport this winter and its 10th from Cancun, the latter up from four last winter.

JetBlue announces LAS, LAX, SFO, and CUN from Hartford

JetBlue announces LAS, LAX, SFO, and CUN from Hartford

JetBlue today (22 September) revealed four new routes from Hartford, adding to its transcontinental push and its pursuit of the leisure dollar.

JetBlue announces 24 routes, including big transcon + strong growth at EWR, LAX, RDU

JetBlue announces 24 routes, including big transcon + strong growth at EWR, LAX, RDU

JetBlue unveiled 24 leisure routes today with 167 WF. LAX and EWR get seven routes, the latter expansion almost fully about the Caribbean, with this region having 25% of JetBlue seats.


Air Caraïbes announces Paris – Cancún from this winter

Air Caraïbes announces Paris – Cancún from this winter

With two, and then three, weekly flights, Air Caraïbes’ new Cancún route will fill a hole from the exit of XL Airways France. We look at what’s happening.

TAP Air Portugal announces 4 new routes, including Cancun & Cape Town

TAP Air Portugal announces 4 new routes, including Cancun & Cape Town

TAP Air Portugal to start Lisbon to Agadir, Cancun, and Cape Town, and Ponta Delgada to Toronto. We look at the numbers and details behind these routes.

Cancun – US sees 3.3 million indirect passengers; InterJet returns

Cancun – US sees 3.3 million indirect passengers; InterJet returns

8.5 million people flew US – Cancun in the last year. 3.3 million connected en route. 50 US airports have a median of 43,000 connecting passengers.


Spirit Airlines sees hope in troubled Cancun and announces five routes

Spirit Airlines sees hope in troubled Cancun and announces five routes

Spirit Airlines is to start five routes to Cancun, taking its total to 11. 47 other US cities have a median 41,000 indirect passengers to Cancun.

Cancun Airport sees passenger numbers double in 11 years; Southwest replacing AirTran as Volaris remains #1 airline

Cancun Airport sees passenger numbers double in 11 years; Southwest replacing AirTran as Volaris remains #1 airline

Mexico’s second busiest airport handled almost 16 million passengers last year as airlines added capacity on many routes. We reveal which carriers have grown fastest in the last 12 months and which new routes have been started recently.

Volaris snatches #1 ranking in Mexico from Interjet in December; domestic traffic up 10% in 2012 to record 28 million

Volaris snatches #1 ranking in Mexico from Interjet in December; domestic traffic up 10% in 2012 to record 28 million

The MIST countries (Mexico, Indonesia, South Korea and Turkey) are ear-marked to replace the BRIC nations in terms of delivering the fastest economic growth. We take a look at Mexico’s air traffic trends this week.


Sunshine Coast celebrates Cake win; more celebrations in Baltimore, Cancun and Belfast

Sunshine Coast celebrates Cake win; more celebrations in Baltimore, Cancun and Belfast

Sunshine Coast Airport in Australia was thrilled to win Cake of the Week, but who was disappointed not to win? Which airport was happy to see the return of British Airways? How was Richard Branson dressed up to celebrate Virgin Atlantic’s latest route? And how did Baltimore/Washington celebrate Condor’s arrival?

Cancun sees traffic grow 11% in 2010; US carriers (including Virgin America) adding more new routes in 2011

Cancun sees traffic grow 11% in 2010; US carriers (including Virgin America) adding more new routes in 2011

Mexico’s second busiest airport reported double-digit growth last year. How seasonal is its international traffic and when is its peak month? Which are the leading carriers on international routes and which are the leading destinations? Which European countries are served and what regional connections are there?

Sun Country belatedly fills void left by Allegiant at Lansing in Michigan; winter sun routes now, Washington starts April

Sun Country belatedly fills void left by Allegiant at Lansing in Michigan; winter sun routes now, Washington starts April

One of America’s niche carriers has found a new focus city in Michigan. Which routes is it starting and which carriers are already there? How have passenger numbers evolved in the last 20 years at the airport?