Articles Tagged ‘DAL’

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.

Southwest Airlines adds 20 new routes in one day

Southwest Airlines adds 20 new routes in one day

Southwest Airlines replaces AirTran Airways’ services on 12 airport pairs and adds eight new routes from Dallas Love Field, TX.

Turkish Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines help drive network expansion in Istanbul and Dallas

Turkish Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines help drive network expansion in Istanbul and Dallas

We reveal which airports in Asia, Europe and North America have seen the biggest net gain in destinations served non-stop this winter compared with a year ago.


Dallas Love Field and Murmansk airports receive awards for Virgin America and Transaero Airlines respectively

Dallas Love Field and Murmansk airports receive awards for Virgin America and Transaero Airlines respectively

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Iasi Airport’s new 2,400-metre runway becomes fully operational, while Lyon Airport celebrates transavia.com France’s first flight to Tel Aviv. More news from Miami and Delhi Airport.

Southwest Airlines expands with nine new routes

Southwest Airlines expands with nine new routes

Following the lifting of Wright Amendment flight restrictions, Southwest Airlines commences seven new services from Dallas Love Field, TX. In addition, the LCC adds two new Mexican routes from Denver, CO.

Virgin America starts three new routes from Dallas Love Field

Virgin America starts three new routes from Dallas Love Field

Virgin America now connects Dallas Love Field, TX to Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA and Washington Reagan, VA, using its A319s and A320s. Competes against Southwest Airlines.


Dallas Love Field: 4.2% growth in 2014; Southwest Airlines and Virgin America make Love with eight new destinations

Dallas Love Field: 4.2% growth in 2014; Southwest Airlines and Virgin America make Love with eight new destinations

Following the lifting of Wright Amendment restrictions, Dallas Love Field Airport has seen the addition of eight new destinations from the likes of Southwest Airlines and Virgin America. With a total of 27 destinations being served from the airport this October, anna.aero investigates Love Field’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Southwest is.

Brussels boasts about ‘Arch of Triumph’ win; US newcomer wins this week’s one-horse race

Brussels boasts about ‘Arch of Triumph’ win; US newcomer wins this week’s one-horse race

Having entered the 2014 competition more than any other airport in the world, Brussels Airport was finally rewarded last week with its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate. This week, a newcomer to the competition, gets lucky and wins a one-horse race with its first ever entry.

Chicago Midway is Southwest Airlines’ biggest base; 64 destinations served this summer

Chicago Midway is Southwest Airlines’ biggest base; 64 destinations served this summer

anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 12 routes flown by the world’s biggest low cost carrier — Southwest Airlines — from its biggest operational base in terms of weekly seats and destinations served — Chicago Midway.