Articles Tagged ‘CLT’

US Airways merger with American Airlines would create dominant carrier at Washington National

US Airways merger with American Airlines would create dominant carrier at Washington National

What would a potential merger with American Airlines mean for US Airways’ busiest airports? At which airports would the combined carrier significantly increase its market share? And at which North American airport that it serves does US Airways currently have its smallest presence?

What would be the network implications of an American Airlines and US Airways merger?

What would be the network implications of an American Airlines and US Airways merger?

Speculation is growing of a possible merger between American Airlines and US Airways. But which would be the combined airline’s biggest hubs? Which would be its biggest monopoly routes (in terms of weekly flights) and what are the implications for transatlantic services?

US Airways launches new routes from Washington National Airport

US Airways launches new routes from Washington National Airport

US Airways now flies from Ronald Reagan Airport in Washington DC to a number of new airports


Delta launches route to the Bahamas from New York City and connects SLC with Charlotte

Delta launches route to the Bahamas from New York City and connects SLC with Charlotte

Delta Air Lines now flies between Salt Lake City in Utah and Charlotte in North Carolina, competing with US Airways.

US Airways launches new route to Washington DC from Jackson, Mississippi

US Airways launches new route to Washington DC from Jackson, Mississippi

US Airways now flies daily from Washington Reagan Airport to Jackson-Evers International Airport.

Insel Air launches third route to the US; connects Curacao with Charlotte

Insel Air launches third route to the US; connects Curacao with Charlotte

The Caribbean airline Insel Air now flies a new route between the ABC Island Curacao and Charlotte in North Carolina.


New airline routes launched (10 – 16 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (10 – 16 May 2011)

The last week’s 41 new routes range from a US intra-state service of 360 kilometres to a major 13,800-kilometre intercontinental service. But which new low-cost airline launched operations in the last week? And which network carrier added two new transatlantic routes?

America's top 20 airports grew by 2.9% in 2010

America’s top 20 airports grew by 2.9% in 2010

We’ve collected detailed traffic data for the top 20 airports in America last year. How many of them grew their passenger numbers in 2010 and which were the notable exceptions? Which was the only top 20 airport to report double-digit growth? Which airlines are moving up (and down) the rankings?

17 of US top 20 airports growing in 2010; domestic air travel still down 8% vs 2007; load factors up on 2009

17 of US top 20 airports growing in 2010; domestic air travel still down 8% vs 2007; load factors up on 2009

We take a closer look at the US market in 2010 and examine how the top 20 airports have performed compared with 2009. Also, which airlines are growing fastest in November, and which have seen the biggest jump in load factors?


US Annies – anna.aero's winning airports

US Annies – anna.aero’s winning airports

We examine capacity data for over 600 airports to see which have grown the fastest, and then identify winners in various size categories. Which airport has added most new destinations (total and international) and welcomed most new airlines?

New routes launched during the last week <br/>(Tuesday 24 August - Tuesday 31 August):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 24 August – Tuesday 31 August):

This has been yet another slow week for route launches, but we still have reports of new routes starting in three continents. Which two countries were this week for the first time linked with non-stop services? And which two US domestic monopoly routes have suddenly seen a second entrant?

Only half of America's top 30 airports reporting capacity growth; Charlotte only airport growing more than 10%

Only half of America’s top 30 airports reporting capacity growth; Charlotte only airport growing more than 10%

In the USA only 15 of the country’s top 30 airports are reporting capacity growth. Which are growing fastest (and shrinking the most) and which new routes have helped Charlotte grow by more than 10%?