Articles Tagged ‘LED’

Blue Air turns carriers green with envy over Cake of the Week win

Blue Air turns carriers green with envy over Cake of the Week win

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, St. Petersburg Airport awards 11 airlines in its sixth annual LED Together awards and Cardiff Airport celebrates its Thomson Airways cruise charters to Dubai. More news also from Manchester Airport. 

Skyscanner reveals airports with biggest Christmas footfall surge

Skyscanner reveals airports with biggest Christmas footfall surge

anna.aero data partner Skyscanner Travel Insight has analysed search and booking data over the festive period to reveal which airports are likely to see the biggest surge in footfall, when compared with the rest of the year. The study also reveals which airports are likely to see the biggest passenger volumes on any single day throughout […]

Madrid celebrates Route of the Week for new Indian capital connection

Madrid celebrates Route of the Week for new Indian capital connection

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Budapest welcomes its 11 millionth passenger for 2016 while Prague celebrates the 25-year anniversary of El Al services from Tel Aviv. More news also from Savannah, Helsinki and St. Petersburg airports.


Pobeda pushes into Georgia from Rostov-on-Don

Pobeda pushes into Georgia from Rostov-on-Don

Pobeda adds four routes to its network, three domestic from St. Petersburg and one international from Rostov-on-Don.

UTair produces new route pair from Pulkovo

UTair produces new route pair from Pulkovo

UTair strengthens its presence in St. Petersburg with Munich and Samara sectors.

Delta Air Lines is largest of SkyTeam’s 20 members with 25% of seats; Guangzhou joins Atlanta and Paris CDG in top three hubs

Delta Air Lines is largest of SkyTeam’s 20 members with 25% of seats; Guangzhou joins Atlanta and Paris CDG in top three hubs

SkyTeam has 20 airline members which cover a network of over 1,000 airports in 177 countries across 3,700+ routes. We take a closer look at the size of all the carriers, the alliance’s top airports, as well as its top 12 routes in relation to ASKs and seats.


Saratov Airlines resumes St. Petersburg services

Saratov Airlines resumes St. Petersburg services

Saratov Airlines starts flights to Russia’s fourth busiest airport after a seven-year hiatus.

Oslo-Shanghai is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ 80,000 annual searches; China Eastern’s next European service?

Oslo-Shanghai is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ 80,000 annual searches; China Eastern’s next European service?

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software reveals that in the past year 80,000 potential travellers hunted the Skyscanner flight comparison site for flights between Oslo and Shanghai ‒ but the route is unserved! With existing European services from its base in China’s biggest city, but none to Scandinavia, surely this is a great route for China Eastern.

Yamal Airlines links Ufa with St. Petersburg

Yamal Airlines links Ufa with St. Petersburg

Yamal Airlines begins its sixth route into Russia’s second city.


Air Serbia and Amsterdam Schiphol celebrate awards

Air Serbia and Amsterdam Schiphol celebrate awards

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Lisbon Airport celebrates the launch of flights to Birmingham with Monarch Airlines, while China Eastern Airlines celebrates its first St. Petersburg flight. More news also from Manchester, Pittsburgh, Prague and Vienna airports as well as HK Express.

China Eastern Airlines launches three new European routes from Shanghai

China Eastern Airlines launches three new European routes from Shanghai

China Eastern Airlines adds Amsterdam, Prague and St. Petersburg to its Shanghai network.

Malta-St Petersburg is "Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ 76,000 annual searches ‒ why isn't Ryanair "Russian" in?

Malta-St Petersburg is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ 76,000 annual searches ‒ why isn’t Ryanair “Russian” in?

Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has uncovered that in the last year 76,000 potential travellers searched for non-stop flights between Malta and St. Petersburg ‒ but the route is unserved. Will this be Air Malta’s next new route after it launches flights to Palermo in July?