Articles Tagged ‘FLL’
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.
Allegiant Air now links Cincinnati to Fort Lauderdale with four weekly flights, utilising its MD-80s. Competes against Delta Air Lines.
Frontier Airlines continues to expand at Washington Dulles, VA with four new links and commences another service from Cleveland, OH to Las Vegas, NV. Competes against Southwest Airlines and United Airlines.
The main gateway to the capital of Norway, Oslo Gardermoen handled almost 23 million passengers in 2013 (a new record high). With a total of 33 airlines flying to 117 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity, reveals its seasonality profile and how dominant SAS is this September.
Spirit Airlines now connects Houston Intercontinental to San Diego and Fort Lauderdale with daily flights using its A319s. Competes against United Airlines.
Silver Airways now links Jacksonville, FL to Fort Lauderdale, FL with 18 weekly flights, using Saab 340s. Competes against Southwest Airlines.
North America has secured its second win of the 2014 competition this week, with a Fire Truck Water Arch entry from Washington Dulles Airport, to celebrate the historic base launch by Frontier Airlines.
Spirit Airlines’ Airbus fleet to grow by over 20 aircraft in next 18 months; potential for many new services from US airports
Spirit Airlines has added domestic routes from 16 US airports in the last 12 months. With the fleet set to grow rapidly in the next 18 months we reveal the airline’s biggest bases and which handful of routes it has dropped.
Spirit Airlines commences two new domestic routes from New Orleans, LA to Fort Lauderdale, FL and Houston Intercontinental, TX with daily flights, using A319s. Competes against Southwest Airlines and United Airlines.
Palm Beach is the seventh busiest airport in Florida, itself the third biggest state in terms of weekly seats available, behind California and Texas. anna.aero reveals that fortunes seem to improving once again for Palm Beach, due in part to the arrival of PEOPLExpress on 14 July.
Copa Airlines adds four weekly flights to Fort Lauderdale, FL and twice-daily operations to Georgetown from Panama City. Competes against Spirit Airlines to US.
We’ve been invited on a few first flights before, but we’ve never been asked to fly the thing! (Just kidding, Ross struggles to ride his tricycle, let alone fly a plane). anna.aero’s intrepid Ross Falconer reports from the dream flight to New York JFK on the Norwegian inaugural from London Gatwick.