Articles Tagged ‘Kansas City’

Kansas City very underserved with 3.5 million flying indirectly

Kansas City very underserved with 3.5 million flying indirectly

Kansas City has 31 markets with P2P demand of 17,000+ before stimulation for a total of 1.3 million. We explore these, including by fares. Where’s next?

British Airways to start Portland; Cincinnati and St Louis next?

British Airways to start Portland; Cincinnati and St Louis next?

Portland coming in 2020, but with high fares per mile and each up to 260,000 passengers to Europe, Cincinnati and St. Louis are likely for British Airways.

Frontier now #8 US domestic airline with 2% of market; over 100 routes including over 60 from main Denver base

Frontier now #8 US domestic airline with 2% of market; over 100 routes including over 60 from main Denver base

The ‘new’ Frontier (which includes the ‘old’ Midwest) operates around 100 aircraft on over 100 routes from three main bases. But beyond its three bases which are its favourite destinations? How many destinations has it started in the last 18 months? And what role do Flip, Jack, Larry and Grizwald perform for the airline?


Kansas City sees Delta and Frontier expanding; Southwest #1 with 40% of traffic keeping fares well below US average

Kansas City sees Delta and Frontier expanding; Southwest #1 with 40% of traffic keeping fares well below US average

How has traffic at Missouri’s second busiest airport developed since it opened in 1972? Which is the only non-US carrier serving the airport? Which new services have been added this summer? And how much cheaper are air fares than the national average?