Articles Tagged ‘IAD’

Romanian one-two, as the little airports dish out FTWA master class; London Southend shows off certificate

Romanian one-two, as the little airports dish out FTWA master class; London Southend shows off certificate

Last week’s winners, London Southend Airport, will be adding their ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate to the station walls. Find out which airport will be looking to do the same thing next week.

London secures its first ever FTWA success

London secures its first ever FTWA success

Can you guess which of the seven commercial airports in London (we’re including London Oxford in this) is to gain the accolade of being the first to win an ‘Arch of Triumph’ award. Please don’t write in with the answers, just read on.

United Airlines adds a dozen new routes including Chengdu

United Airlines adds a dozen new routes including Chengdu

United Airlines launches seven new domestic routes and five new international routes.


Frontier Airlines set to become #2 at Washington Dulles Airport; launching 14 routes by mid-September, faces United on 10

Frontier Airlines set to become #2 at Washington Dulles Airport; launching 14 routes by mid-September, faces United on 10

Jack, Larry, Foxy and Grizwald will soon be making their first appearances in the US capital, as Frontier Airlines announces plans to start 14 new routes from Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), starting in mid-August. This will make the Denver-based carrier #2 at IAD, and will also make IAD Frontier’s second biggest airport after Denver.

US-Germany capacity grows 3.9% this summer; Lufthansa dominates with 50% of seats

US-Germany capacity grows 3.9% this summer; Lufthansa dominates with 50% of seats

The US-Germany market appears to be once again growing after being affected by the global economic recession in 2009. In fact, according to anna.aero forecasts this country pair recorded over 10 million passengers in 2013. We take a closer look at the eight carriers serving this market to reveal how rapidly they are growing this […]

United Airlines adds two Canadian destinations from Chicago O’Hare and Washington Dulles

United Airlines adds two Canadian destinations from Chicago O’Hare and Washington Dulles

United Airlines commences flights between Chicago O’Hare Airport and Saskatoon Airport, as well as Washington Dulles Airport to Québec City Airport.


Brussels Airlines launches Washington Dulles service

Brussels Airlines launches Washington Dulles service

Brussels Airlines inaugurates services from Brussels Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

United Airlines adds nine routes; launches Shannon from Chicago O’Hare and Tokyo Narita from Denver

United Airlines adds nine routes; launches Shannon from Chicago O’Hare and Tokyo Narita from Denver

United Airlines celebrates the launch of nine routes; commences services from Chicago O’Hare Airport to Shannon Airport, and from Denver Airport to Tokyo Narita Airport.

Mesa Airlines affected by changes to the network philosophy of US majors; Capacity cuts give better LFs

Mesa Airlines affected by changes to the network philosophy of US majors; Capacity cuts give better LFs

Mesa Airlines, one of the largest US regional airlines, has certainly been affected by the volatile economic conditions in the last decade. Just over a year after its emergence from Chapter 11, anna.aero examines the airline’s network.


Vancouver set for record-breaking year in 2013

Vancouver set for record-breaking year in 2013

With more than half of Vancouver’s residents speaking English as a second language only, the city’s airport, Canada’s second largest and serving the country’s third most populous metropolitan area, boasts an impressive network of services to China, with most routes seeing growth this summer.

Birmingham, Melbourne and Milan on the cards for Air India – as we predicted!

Birmingham, Melbourne and Milan on the cards for Air India – as we predicted!

Three down and one to go. Air India’s Chairman and MD, Rohit Nandan, has confirmed this week the airline’s plans to fly later this year to new points in  Australia, Italy and the UK…its US routes are still to be confirmed.

United Airlines expands its Central American network from key hubs

United Airlines expands its Central American network from key hubs

Guatemala City and San Jose added to United Airlines network