Articles Tagged ‘ECP’

Lisbon Lions take second title in three weeks

Lisbon Lions take second title in three weeks

It has been another record-breaking seven days in the Arch of Triumph competition, with last week’s tally of 23 entries being matched by this week’s haul. As a result, the 250 FTWA mark has been passed a month earlier than in 2017.

Florida's airports handled seven million more passengers in 2016 than 2015; Miami, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale and Tampa have 80% of traffic

Florida’s airports handled seven million more passengers in 2016 than 2015; Miami, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale and Tampa have 80% of traffic

Florida’s leading airports in 2016 handled over 168 million passengers, up 4.4% when compared to 2015. With the state being home to 6.4% of the US’ population, but over 20% of the nation’s flying travellers, anna.aero has taken a close look at the developments in the Sunshine State during recent years.   

LinksAir introduces lie-flat beds on new Cardiff-Norwich route

LinksAir introduces lie-flat beds on new Cardiff-Norwich route

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Japan Airlines and Los Angeles Airport celebrates Route of the Week victory for the resumption of flights from Osaka Kansai, while Rome Fiumicino Airport welcomes its first ever Qatar Airways 787-8 flight. More news from Tampa, Aberdeen and Munich airports.


Silver Airways expands with five new routes

Silver Airways expands with five new routes

Silver Airways now connects Charleston to Orlando and Tampa, Jacksonville to Pensacola, as well as Northwest Florida Beaches to Orlando and Tampa, using its Saab 340s.

United Airlines expands network with three new routes

United Airlines expands network with three new routes

United Airlines adds links from Houston Intercontinental to Northwest Florida Beaches as well as to Peoria, and from Washington Dulles to San Jose del Cabo.

New routes launched during the last week (Tuesday 18 May - Monday 24 May):

New routes launched during the last week (Tuesday 18 May – Monday 24 May):

Over 60 new routes this week with a strong bias towards European LCCs. Cimber Sterling, easyJet, Jet2.com, Ryanair and Wizz Air all launched multiple routes. But AirAsia, Avianova, BA CityFlyer, Delta, Flydubai, Southwest, Spanair and Transaero among others all had reasons to celebrate this week.


Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) opens; Delta and Southwest share 40 daily flights

Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) opens; Delta and Southwest share 40 daily flights

What’s this? A new airport in the US and Southwest is the first airline to operate from it? How many passengers are likely to pass through the airport in its first year? And which cities are connected to the airport on a daily basis?