Articles Tagged ‘Icelandair’

Denver Airport displays its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate

Denver Airport displays its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate

Not only did Denver win its first ever Arch of Triumph certificate for the FTWA produced for the arrival of Lufthansa’s new Munich service, but it secured North America’s first win of 2016 in the process. Find out whether the region will add to its tally this week, as seven airports battle for supremacy.

Icelandair inaugurates Montreal service

Icelandair inaugurates Montreal service

Icelandair becomes second carrier to operate to the Canadian city from Reykjavik/Keflavik.

Icelandair introduces 767s to its fleet; launches Montreal as latest North American destination; Boston #1 route for ASKs

Icelandair introduces 767s to its fleet; launches Montreal as latest North American destination; Boston #1 route for ASKs

Icelandair has reported double-digit growth for each of the last six years. It now serves 40 destinations non-stop, with Montreal its newest route. We reveal the airline’s top routes by ASKs and which routes have been added since 2014.


anna.aero joins Icelandair in celebrating inaugural flight to Montreal

anna.aero joins Icelandair in celebrating inaugural flight to Montreal

For the third time anna.aero’s Chief Analyst has been invited along to an Icelandair route launch to a new destination in North America. First it was Denver (2013), then Portland (2015) and now Montreal. See what happened this time around.

Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Vote for the best of 36 S16 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Splash the route launch cash! The world’s airport firefighters have been busy with their ceremonial hosing down of inaugural aircraft this week, to bring you our twice-yearly public vote for the Arch of Triumph. So while the hoses are drying in the station, get the crews voting to be the best of the best.

Icelandair initiates Paris Orly operations

Icelandair initiates Paris Orly operations

Icelandair commences a twice-weekly services to Paris Orly from Reykjavik/Keflavik – complements existing Paris CDG services.


Brisbane West Wellcamp and Aberdeen airports celebrate anna.aero award wins

Brisbane West Wellcamp and Aberdeen airports celebrate anna.aero award wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Malindo Air celebrates its first services to Pakistan while Nice Airport welcomes its latest carrier Wizz Air. More news also from Gazipaşa Airport, the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2016, Birmingham and Ireland West Knock airports.

The busiest week for 2016 so far with 11 FTWAs entered; Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden poses with its winner’s certificate

The busiest week for 2016 so far with 11 FTWAs entered; Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden poses with its winner’s certificate

In the week before the start of S16, the Arch of Triumph competition has its busiest seven days so far, with 11 entries. With participants from Australasia, Asia, North and South America, Caribbean as well as Europe, we are truly global this week.

Icelandair heads for the Windy City

Icelandair heads for the Windy City

Icelandair begins a four times weekly service between Reykjavik/Keflavik and Chicago O’Hare – a route which will be served year-round.


Vorsprung durch FTWA for this week’s Arch of Triumph winner

Vorsprung durch FTWA for this week’s Arch of Triumph winner

A German airport won the 2014 Arch of Triumph competition, when Munich Airport produced the highest score (38.9) of the entire contest for its welcome of United Airlines’ Houston Intercontinental service. Find out whether this week’s German entry can live up to a nation’s lofty expectations.

Icelandair arrives in Aberdeen

Icelandair arrives in Aberdeen

Icelandair begins a four times weekly service from Reykjavik/Keflavik to its sixth UK destination – second route to Scotland after Glasgow.

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 6)

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 6)

easyJet’s London Gatwick route cuts for S16, multiple new routes to Iceland and impressive Spanish airport figures for January feature in this week’s statistical round-up.