Articles Tagged ‘Kingfisher’

Ten for Tuesday: announcements from Sun Country, Kingfisher, airBaltic, bmi, Carpatair, Jin Air, Lufthansa, Mango, Spanair, and Virgin America

Ten for Tuesday: announcements from Sun Country, Kingfisher, airBaltic, bmi, Carpatair, Jin Air, Lufthansa, Mango, Spanair, and Virgin America

Which airlines have decided to start routes identified recently by as having potential? Who’s going transatlantic with a 737-800? Which is airBaltic’s latest ‘country of the week’  and whose second international route is to Guam?

India bounces back with spectacular 8% growth in 2009; Kingfisher and Jet share half of market

arThe Indian domestic market has bounced back to its 2007 levels while international traffic has continued to grow steadily. Which airports have been driving international growth and which carriers have been introducing new services?

Indian domestic demand bounces back with a vengeance; Jet passes Kingfisher as local #1

nl271109-trend-indiav2-100.jpgIndian domestic demand is now growing at 20% once more. But given the dramatic falls last year, is traffic above or below 2007 levels? Which airlines have the biggest market shares and which niche player recently ceased operations?

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 14 Nov – Friday 20 Nov):

nl201109-100.gifA big welcome this week to LAM Mozambique Airlines making its first appearance in our news section. We also have details (and celebratory pictures) of new routes started this week in Angola, Azerbaijan, Australia, Bahamas, China, Denmark, El Salvador, Honduras, India, Italy, Malaysia, Mexico, Mozambique, Netherlands, Pakistan, Poland, Russia, Sudan, Thailand, the UAE, and the USA.

Singapore boosted by enhanced bilateral with Malaysia; AirAsia now serves 15 destinations

nl250909-country-100.jpgThe sporting world will be focused on Singapore this weekend as the F1 world flies into town. Malaysian routes have been given a boost recently, but which other new services have been started?

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 12 – Friday 18 September):

Article Thumbnail: Route NewsA dozen new routes from 10 airlines featuring airBaltic, Dragonair, IndiGo, Indonesia AirAsia, Kenya Airways, Kingfisher, Montenegro Airlines, Pacific Blue, Porter Airlines and a curious new route from Ryanair.

Indian domestic traffic returns to growth in June; international traffic up throughout Q2

Article Thumbnail: Market TrendsAfter a year of declines Indian domestic air traffic is growing once more, by 5% in June. Which airports are benefiting most, which airlines have grown their market share this year and what’s happening to international traffic?

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 8 August – Friday 14 August)

Route newsWell it had to happen sooner or later. We could find only three new routes that started this week but we’re not saying which ones. You’ll just have to read our fascinating facts and trivia on each route. Don’t worry, next week it looks like we’ll have about 20 new routes to write about.

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 20 June – Friday 26 June):

Article Thumbnail: Route NewsThis week sees the launch of over 30 new routes from the likes of AeroSvit, Air China, Air Europa, Air Italy, AirTran, Alaska Airlines, blu-express, BlueWings, China Southern, clickair, CSA Czech Airlines, Delta, easyJet, Flybe, Jazeera, JetStar, Kingfisher, Lufthansa, MIAT Mongolian, Pegasus, Pluna, Porter, Transavia and Zambezi Airlines. That pretty much covers all four corners of the globe!

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 9 May – Friday 15 May):

Article Thumbnail: Route NewsA slightly quieter week this week but still another 20-plus routes were launched by Air Arabia Maroc, Air Canada Jazz, AirTran, B&H Airlines, Cebu Pacific, Flybe, germanwings, Kingfisher, S7, Southwest, Sun Country, Ural Airlines, US Airways, WestJet, Wizz Air Ukraine and Zambezi Airlines. Four of these routes are to a new US airport which shares its name with the boss of a global airline brand.

Indian domestic traffic down 18% in 2008 Q4; international demand up 8%

Article ThumbIndia’s domestic market is still witnessing a reality check with regards to capacity. However, international traffic is still growing. Which airports are leading the way and which was the busiest airport in 2008? And what market share did the carriers have in the domestic market in January?

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 17 January – Friday 23 January):

Article Thumbnail: Route NewsAnother nine new routes were started around the world this week by Aer Arann (Ireland), Air France (France), EVA Air (Taiwan), Kingfisher (India), Mexicana (Mexico), Turkish Airlines (Turkey), Sun-Air (Denmark) and Wizz Air (Poland).