Articles Tagged ‘DRW’

Tigerair Australia celebrates its eighth birthday; parent Virgin Australia tinkering with fleet and network of wholly-owned LCC

Tigerair Australia celebrates its eighth birthday; parent Virgin Australia tinkering with fleet and network of wholly-owned LCC

Tigerair Australia is eight this week! The now wholly-owned Virgin Australia Airlines subsidiary has had a busy 12 months, with an ownership change, a new home at its main base, passing the 18 million passenger milestone, 737-800s joining the fleet as well as new crew uniforms. Phew!

Košice Airport firefighters go wild with joy at second Arch of Triumph win

Košice Airport firefighters go wild with joy at second Arch of Triumph win

Is that a new Slovakian boy band? Or just four jubilant Košice Airport firefighters with their second Arch of Triumph certificate this year? Six global airports slug it out to win big this week in this special edition feature.

Airnorth adds Darwin to Alice Springs hopping service

Airnorth adds Darwin to Alice Springs hopping service

Airnorth to compete against Qantas and Virgin Australia Airlines on domestic Australian sector.


Vote for the best of 17 Fire Truck Water Arches; S15 Launches Part I

Vote for the best of 17 Fire Truck Water Arches; S15 Launches Part I

Airport firefighters around the world want the ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate on their wall more than a new pool table or indeed a new volleyball net. To have that achievement endorsed by the ‘public’ will make them ecstatic. If you want your airport’s fire station to have this accolade – get tweeting and mobilise your […]

Virgin Australia Airlines connects three domestic points

Virgin Australia Airlines connects three domestic points

Virgin Australia Airlines now connects Darwin, Alice Springs and Adelaide with thrice-weekly flights, using its 737-800s.

Australia’s top 20 airports grow by 1.5% in 2014; international demand growing faster than domestic

Australia’s top 20 airports grow by 1.5% in 2014; international demand growing faster than domestic

One of the latest new domestic routes to launch in Australia was the JETGO Australia route between Brisbane and Tamworth. However, it is overseas traffic at the top 20 airports that is driving much of the country’s annual growth, with international airlines increasing by 5.6% in 2014. We investigate where is growing and where is […]


Darwin Airport reports 5% traffic growth in FY2014; Malaysia Airlines drives international growth

Darwin Airport reports 5% traffic growth in FY2014; Malaysia Airlines drives international growth

Gateway to the capital of the Northern Territory of Australia, Darwin Airport consolidated its annual passenger performance in FY2014, reaching 2.3 million this year. With a total of 11 carriers operating from the airport, anna.aero takes a closer look at Darwin’s recent developments and reveals which is the busiest destination this summer.

Airnorth starts Darwin to Cairns route - via Gove

Airnorth starts Darwin to Cairns route – via Gove

Airnorth makes Cairns its 13th destination from Darwin; will compete against Jetstar Airways and Qantas.

Russian airport wins Arch of Triumph for the second consecutive week

Russian airport wins Arch of Triumph for the second consecutive week

Following last week’s win of Samara (pictured), Russia secures its second Arch of Triumph winner in 2014. Therefore, the gateway to the capital of Republic of Tatarstan achieved this week’s monumental feat of airport marketing prowess, entering the ranking at position #8.


Tigerair Australia continues the build-up of Brisbane base

Tigerair Australia continues the build-up of Brisbane base

Tigerair Australia adds Cairns and Darwin to its existing services to Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide from its new Brisbane base.

Jetstar Asia replaces Jetstar Airways on Singapore-Darwin

Jetstar Asia replaces Jetstar Airways on Singapore-Darwin

Jetstar Asia starts daily flights from Singapore Changi Airport to Darwin competing with SilkAir.

Flights up 15% and ASKs up 5.9% between Asia and Australasia; Singapore – Australia #1 country pair

Flights up 15% and ASKs up 5.9% between Asia and Australasia; Singapore – Australia #1 country pair

The relationship between Asia and Australasia has grown considerably over the years as both regions are actively engaged economically and culturally. As air services have become extremely significant for the development of both regions, resulting in flights increasing by 15% and ASKs up 5.9%, anna.aero takes a closer look at the trends between the two […]