Articles Tagged ‘KLM’

Shannon Airport and Delta Air Lines celebrate 70-year anniversaries

Shannon Airport and Delta Air Lines celebrate 70-year anniversaries

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Cork Airport welcomes the news that Aer Lingus Regional will launch two new UK routes, while Cathay Pacific Airways celebrates one year of Manchester services. More news also from St. Petersburg, Hamburg and Bengaluru airports.

easyJet confirms it is to add an eighth aircraft to its Edinburgh base

easyJet confirms it is to add an eighth aircraft to its Edinburgh base

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, London Southend Airport celebrates being named the ‘Best airport in the UK’ in the under 3 million passengers category by the Airport Operators Association, while Finnair begins A350 operations to China. More news also from SAS, Wizz Air and KLM.

Med-View Airline becomes latest entrant in Nigeria to Europe market; annual growth of 8% includes new Turkish Airlines service to Abuja

Med-View Airline becomes latest entrant in Nigeria to Europe market; annual growth of 8% includes new Turkish Airlines service to Abuja

Last week the Nigeria to Europe market welcomed a new entrant, as Med-View Airline began a four times weekly service from Lagos to London Gatwick on 20 November. We take a look at the market dynamics over the last 12 months, as well as recent travel habits between Africa and Europe.


Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

Not since 2005, when Moscow Domodedovo became the busiest airport in Russia, has Moscow Sheremetyevo been #1, but 2015 figures so far reveal it is on course to take top spot again. Carriers like long-serving Czech Airlines have helped – a good reason for another celebratory fire truck water arch we think!

Chinese President Xi Jinping and British PM David Cameron announce direct link between Manchester and Beijing

Chinese President Xi Jinping and British PM David Cameron announce direct link between Manchester and Beijing

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Air Malta and KLM inaugurate their code-share agreement, while Ryanair announces two new routes from Turin. More news also from London City, Naples, Miami, Cleveland Burke Lakefront and Iasi airports as well as from Monarch Airlines.

Virgin Galactic, Google and Facebook to keynote at FTE Global in Las Vegas in just 2 weeks!

Virgin Galactic, Google and Facebook to keynote at FTE Global in Las Vegas in just 2 weeks!

From 9-11 September, more than 650 delegates from airlines, airports and other industry stakeholders will descend upon Las Vegas for anna.aero sister initiative Future Travel Experience Global 2015. Confirmed speakers include Virgin Galactic, Google, Facebook, United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Airbus, Air France KLM, Qatar Airways and Lufthansa.


Dutch part of Transavia dominated by routes to Spain; new services to Germany and Cyprus celebrated in 2015

Dutch part of Transavia dominated by routes to Spain; new services to Germany and Cyprus celebrated in 2015

Transavia is the new(ish) name for both transavia.com and transavia.com France as Air France KLM looks to make its in-house LCC a growing force. We look in more detail at the Dutch part of the operation.

Munich Airport celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ award for Kuwait Airways launch

Munich Airport celebrates ‘Route of the Week’ award for Kuwait Airways launch

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Munich Airport celebrates receiving the anna.aero ‘Route of the Week’ award, while Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport rewards its most punctual airlines.

anna.aero helps welcome Xiamen Airlines to Europe

anna.aero helps welcome Xiamen Airlines to Europe

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol welcomed the arrival of Xiamen Airlines inaugural service to Europe, and the carrier’s first long-haul service. anna.aero’s Assistant Editor Jonathan Ford was specially invited by the Dutch mega hub to attend this historic launch. See what it’s like to race a 787 from the end of the Polderbaan to the gate in what […]


Ryanair to launch Amsterdam base; London, Paris, Barcelona and Frankfurt likely new route targets

Ryanair to launch Amsterdam base; London, Paris, Barcelona and Frankfurt likely new route targets

Ryanair has been awarded a batch of slots at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol as the ULCC continues to move away from using secondary airports. If you had been reading anna.aero last October you would know that already. Now we tell you where the airline is going to fly and against who.

Mexico City Airport is not served by any MEB3 or Asian carriers; on course to pass 38m passengers in 2015

Mexico City Airport is not served by any MEB3 or Asian carriers; on course to pass 38m passengers in 2015

Mexico’s biggest airport recorded its busiest ever year in 2014, handling over 34 million passengers. anna.aero looks at demand since 2005, the airport’s seasonality profile and which are the leading airlines and routes from the capital.

Canadian airports reporting growth of 4.4% in 2015 Q1

Canadian airports reporting growth of 4.4% in 2015 Q1

Canadian airports are growing steadily in 2015. We reveal which airports are growing across all three market segments (domestic, transborder and international) and what new international routes have been launched this summer.