Articles Tagged ‘GYD’

Billund Airport shows off its second Arch of Triumph certificate

Billund Airport shows off its second Arch of Triumph certificate

Despite crashing out of the World Cup in the Round of 16 to England’s semi-final opponents Croatia, the Danes are born winners, particularly their airport firefighters! While Billund Airport’s firefighters celebrate their own global triumph, 10 more airports take it to extra time in search of victory.

Azerbaijan Airlines arrives in Tivat

Azerbaijan Airlines arrives in Tivat

Azerbaijan Airlines forges a link between the coastal communities of Baku and Tivat.

Azerbaijan market set to grow 8.7% in 2018; low-cost sector now accounts for over 10% of seats; seven new airlines this year

Azerbaijan market set to grow 8.7% in 2018; low-cost sector now accounts for over 10% of seats; seven new airlines this year

Nestled on the edge of the Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan has witnessed its scheduled commercial aviation market double in size between 2009 and 2018. Jonathan Ford looks into the growth taking place, which airlines are taking advantage of the potential, and where Azerbaijani’s like to travel.


flynas launches six routes in a week

flynas launches six routes in a week

flynas introduces new links to Baku, Tbilisi, Vienna and Athens.

Back-to-back wins for Middle East in 2018 competition

Back-to-back wins for Middle East in 2018 competition

After waiting until Week Eight of the 2018 Arch of Triumph competition to chalk up its first win of the year, the Middle East has not wasted any time in securing its second victory, and as a result, the region draws level with Asia in the fledgling inter-regional battle, with leader Australasia now in its […]

Etihad Airways adventures into Azerbaijan from Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways adventures into Azerbaijan from Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways begins a three times weekly service from its UAE capital hub to Baku.


Buta Airways begins Baku to Bulgaria service

Buta Airways begins Baku to Bulgaria service

Buta Airways launches weekly flights between Baku and Sofia.

Tbilisi Airport on track to hit three million passengers in 2017, a 42% increase on last year's total; destination of CONNECT 2018

Tbilisi Airport on track to hit three million passengers in 2017, a 42% increase on last year’s total; destination of CONNECT 2018

Handling 2.25 million passengers in 2016, Tbilisi Airport is on a roll this year, with traffic expected to reach the three million barrier. anna.aero’s Assistant Editor Jonathan Ford went to Georgia to discover more about the airport’s past, plus its plans for the future, including being the destination for CONNECT 2018.   

It's a three-continent battle for Arch of Triumph supremacy in Week 28 of the 2017 competition

It’s a three-continent battle for Arch of Triumph supremacy in Week 28 of the 2017 competition

Three airports from three separate continents have sent in entries for this week’s battle to claim the Arch of Triumph crown. But has either Cebu, Moscow Zhukovsky or Toronto Pearson done enough to break into the top 10 leaderboard? 


Pegas Fly zooms from Moscow Zhukovsky to Baku

Pegas Fly zooms from Moscow Zhukovsky to Baku

Pegas Fly begins a three times weekly service between the capitals of Russia and Azerbaijan. 

Middle East LCCs battle it out for Arch of Triumph supremacy

Middle East LCCs battle it out for Arch of Triumph supremacy

This week we have two Middle Eastern LCCs going head-to-head in the Arch of Triumph competition. Will Dubai’s flydubai beat its neighbour Air Arabia from Sharjah? Next week…the first of anna.aero’s renowned public votes, as S17 gets underway.

Air Arabia adds Azerbaijan to its network

Air Arabia adds Azerbaijan to its network

Air Arabia boosts its Sharjah hub with four times weekly Baku sector.