Articles Tagged ‘ICN’

Korean Air bids to buy Asiana – 70% of Asiana's route network overlaps

Korean Air bids to buy Asiana – 70% of Asiana’s route network overlaps

We examine both carriers’ route networks. Asiana may offer Korean Air a reasonably ‘straightforward’ means of consolidation around very similar networks.

Hanoi's top-20 international routes had 7 million passengers in 2019, up 7% YOY

Hanoi’s top-20 international routes had 7 million passengers in 2019, up 7% YOY

We look at traffic + fares across Hanoi’s top-20 international routes. Seoul #1, but Tokyo Narita grew by 40% from a 25% fare fall from VietJet’s entry.

Dubai - Heathrow now WORLD’s #1 international route by ASKs

Dubai – Heathrow now WORLD’s #1 international route by ASKs

There’s a new world order!  The world’s top-20 international routes shaken up because of coronavirus – with 14 new routes. Dubai – Heathrow up from fifth.


Vietjet boosts international expansion with two new routes

Vietjet boosts international expansion with two new routes

VietJet launches Can Tho to Taipei and Seoul; announces five new Japanese routes.

New airline routes launched (08 – 18 December)

New airline routes launched (08 – 18 December)

Amongst this week’s new airline routes launched, FlyArystan adds its first international service to Moscow, and Jetstar adds Seoul from Gold Coast.

Jetstar connects Gold Coast with Seoul

Jetstar connects Gold Coast with Seoul

Jetstar launches Gold Coast to Seoul route with a three-weekly service.


Korean Air connects Clark with Seoul Incheon

Korean Air connects Clark with Seoul Incheon

Korean Air launches daily flights between Seoul Incheon and Clark International.

Arch of triumph: Clark vs Edinburgh

Arch of triumph: Clark vs Edinburgh

It was a head-to-head this time round with Clark International up against Edinburgh Airport. Although the KLM service wasn’t *technically* a new route, as a nice 100th birthday present for the airline we made an exception…

Africa World Airlines partners with Brussels Airlines

Africa World Airlines partners with Brussels Airlines

In this week’s network planning community newsletter: Africa World Airlines announces a codeshare with Brussels Airlines; Air Transat brings A321LR to Gatwick; KLM celebrates 100 years; Uzbekistan Airways connects Munich with Tashkent; Birmingham Airport adds Austrian Airlines; Melbourne Airport announces new Asiana and Jetstar routes; Air Astana launches A321LR operations to Moscow; Cabo Verde Airlines announces […]


Pan Pacific Airlines launches Seoul route from Clark

Pan Pacific Airlines launches Seoul route from Clark

Pan Pacific Airlines commences daily flights between Clark International and Seoul Incheon.

Qantas' quest: test flights announced from London to Sydney

Qantas’ quest: test flights announced from London to Sydney

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Qantas announces research flights from London and New York to Sydney, Wizz Air expands in Vienna and announces Southend services, Seoul Incheon welcomes its 700-millionth passenger, Vietjet announces first Indian routes, FlyArystan announces a new base, Tigerair Taiwan orders the A320neo, Southwest axes 20 routes in a bid to […]

Asiana goes far in Ulaanbaatar

Asiana goes far in Ulaanbaatar

Asiana Airlines launches three times weekly services to the Mongolian capital.