Articles Tagged ‘Dragonair’

Nepal welcomes three new carriers; overall capacity to the nation down 3.9%; Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka to be next country markets?

Nepal welcomes three new carriers; overall capacity to the nation down 3.9%; Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka to be next country markets?

Himalaya Airlines, Druk Air and US-Bangla Airlines are three carriers which have inaugurated flights to Nepal this summer. However, despite the rise in serving carriers, Nepal’s overall seat capacity this summer is down 3.9%. anna.aero takes a look at some of the key airline and country market changes, and investigates the next potential markets.

Kaohsiung Airport passes 6 million passenger milestone in 2015; welcomed three new airlines - AirAsia, Scoot and Tigerair Taiwan

Kaohsiung Airport passes 6 million passenger milestone in 2015; welcomed three new airlines – AirAsia, Scoot and Tigerair Taiwan

Taiwan’s second biggest airport has seen passenger growth of almost 50% in the last four years. We look at traffic trends over the last decade, the leading airlines and routes, and what new services were launched in 2015.

China sees double-digit international growth for sixth straight year; China’s big three all increased capacity by more than 15% in 2015

China sees double-digit international growth for sixth straight year; China’s big three all increased capacity by more than 15% in 2015

We reveal how rapidly international capacity has grown from Chinese airports during the last decade and identify the top 15 country markets and airlines. We also reveal which are the fastest-growing airlines and country markets.


Columbus crew crows over certificate ceremony

Columbus crew crows over certificate ceremony

Two Arch of Triumph entries, almost two years apart, and two Arch of Triumph wins for Columbus Airport in the US. These guys certainly have an impressive strike rate. Find out which of this week’s dynamic duo of FTWAs does the deed this time out.

Dragonair delivers fourth Japanese route

Dragonair delivers fourth Japanese route

Dragonair now links Hong Kong and Hiroshima with twice-weekly flights.

AirAsia retains its #1 spot at Malaysia’s second biggest airport Kota Kinabalu; Shanghai Airlines becomes airline #13

AirAsia retains its #1 spot at Malaysia’s second biggest airport Kota Kinabalu; Shanghai Airlines becomes airline #13

The latest addition to the portfolio of carriers operating at Kota Kinabalu was China Eastern Airlines’ subsidiary Shanghai Airlines on 15 July. With no new routes on the horizon and recent impressive passenger growth being derailed, anna.aero takes stock of which routes and airlines are on the right track at Malaysia’s second biggest airport.


HK Express growing fast as Hong Kong’s only dedicated low-fare airline

HK Express growing fast as Hong Kong’s only dedicated low-fare airline

HK Express is growing rapidly from its Hong Kong base. Launched as an LCC in October 2013, now operating with 10 174-seat A320s, we examine the airline’s leading routes and how much competition it faces.

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 27 scrummy treats from S15 Part I

Vote for the best Cake of the Week – 27 scrummy treats from S15 Part I

More popular than American Idol and the X Factor combined, anna.aero’s public vote for the prestigious Cake of the Week (Part I) marks the start of the S15 season. Mobilise your supporters and win one of aviation’s most sought after awards.

Dragonair debuts Tokyo Haneda service

Dragonair debuts Tokyo Haneda service

Dragonair makes Tokyo Haneda its third Japanese route from Hong Kong.


Hong Kong market on course to pass 60m passengers in 2014; Cathay Pacific Airways commands 31% of weekly seats

Hong Kong market on course to pass 60m passengers in 2014; Cathay Pacific Airways commands 31% of weekly seats

Hong Kong has grown by 5.5% in the first eight months of 2014 and with 42 million passengers achieved until end-August the 11th busiest airport in the world is ready to achieve a new record high in 2014. With the airport offering 139 non-stop routes to 42 countries, anna.aero investigates the airlines operating in this […]

Dragonair launches first flight to Indonesia

Dragonair launches first flight to Indonesia

Dragonair joins Cathay Pacific Airways (and others) in linking Hong Kong with Denpasar in Bali.

Dragonair replaces Cathay Pacific Airways on Penang route

Dragonair replaces Cathay Pacific Airways on Penang route

Dragonair connects Hong Kong and Penang with 10 weekly A330 flights competing with HK Express.