Articles Tagged ‘Edelweiss Air’

Calgary International Airport traffic doubles since 2001; Edelweiss Air and Hainan Airlines new carriers in 2016; Aeromexico coming in S17

Calgary International Airport traffic doubles since 2001; Edelweiss Air and Hainan Airlines new carriers in 2016; Aeromexico coming in S17

Canada’s fourth busiest airport handled almost 16 million passengers in 2016. Home carrier WestJet and Air Canada account for over 85% of seat capacity. We reveal the airport’s top 15 routes, seasonality profile and new routes for 2017.

Edelweiss Air enters Mauritian market

Edelweiss Air enters Mauritian market

Edelweiss Air launches a twice-weekly service between Zurich and Mauritius.

Turkish Airlines defies network cuts with new long-haul route plans; Latin America and Asia in focus for growth

Turkish Airlines defies network cuts with new long-haul route plans; Latin America and Asia in focus for growth

On 1 September Turkish Airlines launched services to Cluj-Napoca, a sector which started despite its W16/17 network cuts. The carrier’s CEO Temel Kotil says he is still planning for further long-haul network growth, so our data elves have taken a look at the competitive landscape on the four anticipated routes.


Brazil enduring prolonged period of declines; Rio Olympics unlikely to help much; GOL and LATAM still vying for domestic honours

Brazil enduring prolonged period of declines; Rio Olympics unlikely to help much; GOL and LATAM still vying for domestic honours

With the economy predicted to shrink by almost 4% this year it’s no surprise that the demand for domestic air travel has been falling significantly. We reveal just how much and look at how the country’s privatised airports are getting on.

Budapest celebrates back-to-back Arch of Triumph victories

Budapest celebrates back-to-back Arch of Triumph victories

Last week Budapest Airport had back-to-back meetings at the 138th IATA Slots Conference in Hamburg, now it has back-to-back victories in the Arch of Triumph competition. Unfortunately the airport has not entered this week to go for the hat-trick. However, 13 other airports have. With mid-season approaching, the world’s airports should now have a measure […]

Edelweiss Air arrives in Calgary

Edelweiss Air arrives in Calgary

Edelweiss Air begins twice-weekly service to the Canadian airport from its Zurich base.


Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

Double bubble week in Arch of Triumph competition

We had an interior shot of one of the 15 FTWAs sent in to this week’s competition, which has all the arches from the last two weeks of route launches (because we were in Krakow last week). Find out which airport sent it and whether the all-important exterior shot was good enough to win.

Edelweiss Air expands to Rio de Janeiro

Edelweiss Air expands to Rio de Janeiro

Edelweiss Air begins twice-weekly services between Zurich and Rio de Janeiro Galeao onboard its A330 fleet.

Vancouver and Edelweiss Air show-off awards; Lufthansa jets off to Montreal from Frankfurt; Condor’s pre-launch party; more news from Manchester Airport

Vancouver and Edelweiss Air show-off awards; Lufthansa jets off to Montreal from Frankfurt; Condor’s pre-launch party; more news from Manchester Airport

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Vancouver Airport and Edelweiss Air show-off Cake awards, Montreal Airport welcomes Lufthansa’s five weekly flights from Frankfurt, and Cologne Bonn Airport pre-celebrates Condor’s new route to Varadero that will be commence on 11 November. We also have news from Manchester Airport’s milestone.


Istanbul Atatürk and Zurich show-off awards; Thomas Cook Airlines’ brand new A321 at London Stansted; Ryanair’s tracker award at Bristol; Edelweiss Air’s Zurich to Edinburgh; more news from Ankara and Enfidha airports

Istanbul Atatürk and Zurich show-off awards; Thomas Cook Airlines’ brand new A321 at London Stansted; Ryanair’s tracker award at Bristol; Edelweiss Air’s Zurich to Edinburgh; more news from Ankara and Enfidha airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Istanbul Atatürk and Zurich airports show-off Cake awards, London Stansted Airport welcomes Thomas Cook Airlines’ brand new A321 in the new “Sunny Heart” livery, and Ryanair takes the cake in Bristol Airport’s tracker-keeping awards. We also have news from Ankara, Edinburgh and Enfidha airports.

Edelweiss Air continues to expand its Zurich offering

Edelweiss Air continues to expand its Zurich offering

Edelweiss Air now links Zurich to Havana and Edinburgh with weekly and twice-weekly flights respectively, using its A330-300s and A320s.

Zurich and Vienna’s awards; Skopje and Northeast Florida’s cakes; US Airways’ 10th anniversary at Glasgow; more news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford airports

Zurich and Vienna’s awards; Skopje and Northeast Florida’s cakes; US Airways’ 10th anniversary at Glasgow; more news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford airports

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Zurich and Vienna airports show-off certificates; Skopje and Northeast Florida airports welcome Alitalia and Frontier Airlines respectively with two fantastic cakes; as well as Glasgow Airport celebrates US Airways’ 10th anniversary at the Scottish gateway. We also have news from Munich, Barcelona, Nuremberg, Hannover, Kosice and Leeds Bradford […]