Articles Tagged ‘DAL’

Discover who wins week 26 of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition

Discover who wins week 26 of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition

Out of 500 FTWA entries in the last three years, we have only ever had eight from Africa…and six of those were from three airports. Find out this week how entry #9 – from new entrant Nairobi ‒ does against competitors from the US and Mexico.

Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways help Pittsburgh capacity grow by 8.4%

Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways help Pittsburgh capacity grow by 8.4%

Pittsburgh Airport has welcomed four new carriers in 2015, including Allegiant Air, which operates to four destinations this summer. Along with the new additions, increases in seat capacity by Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways has helped annual capacity grow by 8.4% when compared to last year. anna.aero looks into the carriers that have expanded the […]

Southwest Airlines expands Texas' Dallas Love Field Airport seat capacity by 38% in S15 thanks to repeal of Wright Amendment

Southwest Airlines expands Texas’ Dallas Love Field Airport seat capacity by 38% in S15 thanks to repeal of Wright Amendment

Southwest Airlines has added 34 new routes from Dallas Love Field over the past year, resulting in the airline increasing capacity from the airport by 38%. anna.aero looks into this expansion, and also which markets have been trimmed following the repeal of the Wright Amendment.


Southwest Airlines begins 13 new routes

Southwest Airlines begins 13 new routes

Southwest Airlines launches 13 new domestic services in the US – nine of them from Dallas Love Field.

5th US ANNIES honours Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Allegiant Air; Azul Airlines does it for the little guys!

5th US ANNIES honours Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Allegiant Air; Azul Airlines does it for the little guys!

Four airlines have won prizes in the 2015 US ANNIES, with Allegiant Air adding to its trophy cabinet a win in the prestigious “Airline with the biggest increase in the number of US airports in its network” category. Other winners are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and Azul Airlines.

Dallas Love Field takes two awards in fifth US ANNIES; Savannah/Hilton Head joins growth party

Dallas Love Field takes two awards in fifth US ANNIES; Savannah/Hilton Head joins growth party

More eagerly awaited by the world’s airport and airline industry than the Skytrax awards, are anna.aero’s US ANNIES prizes! The awards are back for their fifth outing, with awards for seven airports that have achieved notable route and traffic-related success in the US over the past 12 months.


Southwest Airlines expands with 10 domestic routes

Southwest Airlines expands with 10 domestic routes

Southwest Airlines introduces new routes from Dallas Love Field Airport and Kansas City Airport, using its 737-700s. Competes against Delta Air Lines on one link.

Sacramento Airport in California reports 3.3% traffic growth in 2014; Southwest Airlines is #1 carrier

Sacramento Airport in California reports 3.3% traffic growth in 2014; Southwest Airlines is #1 carrier

Serving Sacramento (which hosts the Annual Pacific Rim Street Fest), Sacramento Airport consolidated its annual passenger performance, reporting close to nine million travellers in 2014. With a total of 10 airlines flying to 26 destinations non-stop, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant Southwest Airlines […]

Southwest ready to smash 140 million in 2015; Chicago Midway still #1

Southwest ready to smash 140 million in 2015; Chicago Midway still #1

Southwest Airlines recently celebrated its birthday of providing its low fares by that new-fangled thing called the internet (well it was 20 years ago). In the last 10 years it has carried over 1.1 billion passengers, add this year’s expected passengers and you have a number close to India’s population (1.25 billion). We go under […]


Virgin America’s traffic grows by 2.8% in 2014; San Francisco-Los Angeles is top route

Virgin America’s traffic grows by 2.8% in 2014; San Francisco-Los Angeles is top route

Established on 8 August 2007 to provide low-fare, high-quality for long-haul point-to-point service between major metropolitan cities on the US eastern seaboard and the US west coast, Virgin America has expanded considerably, becoming the 12th largest operator in the US. As the airline is currently serving a total of 21 airports, anna.aero investigates Virgin America’s […]

Southwest Airlines expands with two new routes from Dallas Love Field

Southwest Airlines expands with two new routes from Dallas Love Field

Southwest Airlines begins two new routes from Dallas Love Field to San Francisco and Oakland with daily flights, using its 737-700s. Competes with Virgin America on the route to San Francisco.

Over 2,000 votes cast in W14/15 Cake of the Week competition Part II

Over 2,000 votes cast in W14/15 Cake of the Week competition Part II

Tampa’s gob-smackingly gorgeous cake sees off intense competition from Katowice and Bremen in a tight three-airport battle for Cake of the Week honours in the second readers’ vote marking the start of the W14/15 operational season.