Articles Tagged ‘KUF’

Vueling ventures into 35 new route markets

Vueling ventures into 35 new route markets

Vueling starts 69 weekly flights from seven airports to 34 other airports across Europe.

Belavia grows traffic by 26% in 2014; Russia is leading country market

Belavia grows traffic by 26% in 2014; Russia is leading country market

Founded on 5 March 1996, when the local Aeroflot division was nationalised and renamed, Belavia is now offering services to a total of 38 destinations in 28 countries within Europe, the Middle East and Africa. With the carrier having received its first 737-800 in January, anna.aero looks at Belavia’s top routes and country markets for […]

Pobeda starts new routes #2, #3 and #4

Pobeda starts new routes #2, #3 and #4

Following the re-launch of its LCC last week, Aeroflot’s ‘Victory’ begins operations to Samara, Ekaterinburg and Belgorod.


Aeroflot claims ‘Victory’ in the LCC market as Pobeda launches (again)

Aeroflot claims ‘Victory’ in the LCC market as Pobeda launches (again)

Produced between 1946 and 1958 in the Soviet Union, the GAZ-manufactured ‘Pobeda’ car (it means Victory) has been adapted for many purposes. The name has now been adopted by Aeroflot’s LCC (formerly known as Dobrolet), which was launched (or is that relaunched) this week from Moscow Vnukovo Airport.

VIM Airlines starts Samara from Moscow Domodedovo

VIM Airlines starts Samara from Moscow Domodedovo

VIM Airlines starts its first operations to Samara in competition with S7 Airlines, Transaero Airlines and Ural Airlines.

Traffic growth of 20% expected in 2014 for Moscow’s fastest growing airport in 2013 – Vnukovo

Traffic growth of 20% expected in 2014 for Moscow’s fastest growing airport in 2013 – Vnukovo

Due to its proximity to downtown Moscow (just 17 kilometres), Vnukovo Airport has often been used by foreign VIPS, including famously by US President Ronald Reagan in 1988, for a summit which marked the start of the end of the Cold War. anna.aero takes a look at the vital statistics of the Russian capital’s smallest […]


Kazan and Samara airports show-off certificates for Finnair

Kazan and Samara airports show-off certificates for Finnair

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Tallinn Airport welcomes with the traditional water arch salute Japan Airlines’ first charter service from Osaka Kansai. More news from Cancun and Kaunas airports.

Samara Airport grows by 12% in 2013; Finnair touches down from Helsinki

Samara Airport grows by 12% in 2013; Finnair touches down from Helsinki

Gateway to one of the 11 host cities during the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Samara Airport handled over two million passengers last year. With a total of 20 airlines operating from the gateway to Samarskaya Oblast, anna.aero investigates the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Aeroflot is this summer.

Finnair ventures to Russia for destination #5

Finnair ventures to Russia for destination #5

Finnair touches down at Samara from Helsinki with thrice-weekly flights, using Flybe Finland’s E190s.


Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats

Finnish market close to 20 million passengers in 2014; Finnair commands 58% of weekly international seats

Finnish airports achieved over 19 million passengers last year, decreasing by a modest 0.4% since we last looked at this market three years ago. With Helsinki Airport offering 80% of traffic in 2013 and Sweden being the top international country this summer, anna.aero investigates how the Finnish market is evolving.

Russian airport wins ‘Arch of Triumph’ – first this year

Russian airport wins ‘Arch of Triumph’ – first this year

Russia wins its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ title in 2014, and in the process secures a spot on the overall leader board. The winning airport joins Vologograd (pictured) to become only the second Russian facility to win the prestigious airport marketing award.

ORENAIR adds four new German routes

ORENAIR adds four new German routes

ORENAIR adds two new weekly routes to both Hannover and Munich using its 737-800s.