Articles Tagged ‘GDL’

14 airports battle for world Arch of Triumph supremacy

14 airports battle for world Arch of Triumph supremacy

For one of this week’s 14 entrants to the Arch of Triumph competition it could mean basking in airport marketing glory for eternity (or at least until the next route launch). See which airport, drawn from five different world regions, has secured these exclusive bragging rights this week.

Aeromexico adds new routes to California and South Korea

Aeromexico adds new routes to California and South Korea

Aeromexico links Mexico City with Seoul and Guadalajara with San Jose.

Volaris adds three new US routes from Mexico

Volaris adds three new US routes from Mexico

Volaris links Mexico City to Houston Intercontinental and New York JFK as Guadalajara gains Milwaukee.


World's longest route becomes world's best FTWA of 2017 (so far...!)

World’s longest route becomes world’s best FTWA of 2017 (so far…!)

At 14,535 kilometres, Qatar Airways launched the world’s longest flight between Doha and Auckland on 5 February, beating the previous longest route flown by ‘Arch’ rival Emirates from its Dubai hub to New Zealand’s biggest city. But what score did Auckland get for its Arch of Triumph welcoming this landmark new route?

Volaris grows by 25% in 2016; fleet of 69 aircraft flies over 15 million passengers; three million on international (mainly US) services

Volaris grows by 25% in 2016; fleet of 69 aircraft flies over 15 million passengers; three million on international (mainly US) services

Now into its 11th year of operation, Mexican LCC Volaris has been growing rapidly in recent years. We reveal the airline’s top airports by ASKs. Plus analysis of which new airports were added in 2016 and the LCC’s top 10 routes and what competition it faces on these services.

Volaris swops airports in Florida from Fort Lauderdale to Miami

Volaris swops airports in Florida from Fort Lauderdale to Miami

Volaris links Mexico City and Guadalajara with Miami in Florida.


anna.aero honours Jasim Al Beloushi, Dubai Airport firefighter

anna.aero honours Jasim Al Beloushi, Dubai Airport firefighter

This week, anna.aero remembers Jasim Al Beloushi, the Dubai Airport firefighter who made the ultimate sacrifice saving the lives of others when Emirates flight EK521 crash landed on 3 August.

Volaris launches 22nd US route from Guadalajara

Volaris launches 22nd US route from Guadalajara

Volaris makes Austin-Bergstrom in Texas its latest route from Guadalajara.

ANA welcomes Portuguese football team with Arch of Triumph

ANA welcomes Portuguese football team with Arch of Triumph

Lisbon Airport, the current leader in 2016 Arch of Triumph competition, welcomed the victorious Portuguese football team home earlier this week with a very special Euro 2016 Arch of Triumph. Find out who will lift the title from this week’s four entrants.


Volaris adds Seattle-Tacoma to US network

Volaris adds Seattle-Tacoma to US network

Volaris launches two new US, one each from Monterrey and Guadalajara.

Interjet adds two US routes; one each to Orlando and Las Vegas

Interjet adds two US routes; one each to Orlando and Las Vegas

Interjet now links Mexico City with Orlando Sanford and Guadalajara with Las Vegas.

Aeromexico starts second route to Los Mochis

Aeromexico starts second route to Los Mochis

Aeromexico becomes third carrier to links Los Mochis with Guadalajara.