Articles Tagged ‘Florida’

British Airways expands London Gatwick Airport network without significant increase in flights; New York and Lima highlights for S16

British Airways expands London Gatwick Airport network without significant increase in flights; New York and Lima highlights for S16

Once upon a time British Airways was the leading carrier at London Gatwick. Now it is less than half the size of easyJet there, but it is growing again and has added a dozen new routes in the last two years. We take a closer look at the leading routes (by ASKs) and country markets […]

Air Transat turns 25; shifts capacity with the seasons

Air Transat turns 25; shifts capacity with the seasons

Canada’s Air Transat has operated for quarter of a century, quietly growing its operation to become the ninth biggest airline across the North Atlantic this summer. But how has the carrier fared in the turbulent last decade? To what extent does it change its network depending on the season? And which two European countries account […]

Allegiant Air raises Orlando Sanford network to 40 routes

Allegiant Air raises Orlando Sanford network to 40 routes

Four new routes launched this week means that Allegiant will serve Orlando Sanford from some 40 destinations this summer. On which days of the week does the airline choose to fly considerably less, and which routes are served with between two and five weekly flights in March?


Spirit Airlines reveals IPO details; still has just 1% of US domestic market despite launching 14 new routes this year

Spirit Airlines reveals IPO details; still has just 1% of US domestic market despite launching 14 new routes this year

Spirit Airlines operates an interesting mix of domestic and international routes mostly from Florida. Where does it rank among US domestic airlines and which new routes has it started in 2011? How quickly is its fleet growing and which destinations in the Caribbean and Latin America does it serve?

Orlando Sanford welcomes back 'lost' Allegiant routes; Arkefly to start Amsterdam flights in June

Orlando Sanford welcomes back ‘lost’ Allegiant routes; Arkefly to start Amsterdam flights in June

Orlando in Florida is blessed with two airports but the smaller airport suffered last year when Allegiant moved some flights to the bigger airport. Now they’re back and the airport expects traffic to grow considerably. In what year did international flights peak and what role do UK charter airlines play?

Miami celebrates the big award

Miami celebrates the big award

Miami International Airport celebrated its 2010 U$ ANNIE prize for “The Airport With The Most New International Routes” – seven in total – with a record metre-sized version of the award.


US Annies – anna.aero's winning airports

US Annies – anna.aero’s winning airports

We examine capacity data for over 600 airports to see which have grown the fastest, and then identify winners in various size categories. Which airport has added most new destinations (total and international) and welcomed most new airlines?

Analysis of air fares at US airports reveals Florida airports are good value; Continental's hubs rather expensive

Analysis of air fares at US airports reveals Florida airports are good value; Continental’s hubs rather expensive

The US DOT Office of Aviation Analysis publishes lots of data on fares at US airports. We take a closer look and see at which airports fares are lowest and highest in three different size categories. Huntsville, take a bow.

Washington Reagan welcomes JetBlue and more Delta routes in November; fares are 25% above average

Washington Reagan welcomes JetBlue and more Delta routes in November; fares are 25% above average

Washington’s downtown airport can handle almost 20 million annual passengers, but which carrier is #1. How has JetBlue managed to gain access to the slot-constrained airport and which new routes is Delta starting in the winter season? And just how much more than average do passengers pay for flights at DCA?


Allegiant adds more low-frequency leisure routes to Arizona and Florida; will add 16 seats to all 150-seat MD80s

Allegiant adds more low-frequency leisure routes to Arizona and Florida; will add 16 seats to all 150-seat MD80s

What do Americans like to do in winter given half a chance? Enjoy some sun and play golf according to Allegiant which has announced seven new routes in just a matter of days. But which cities will benefit from these new routes?

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?

Miami dominates US to Latin America and Caribbean; London Heathrow top international route

Miami dominates US to Latin America and Caribbean; London Heathrow top international route

The largest airport in Florida relies greatly on American Airlines’ hub, but what are the other major US carriers’ presence like? Which are the main destinations offered? And how dominant is the airport’s Latin American and Caribbean network?