Articles Tagged ‘LED’

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 […]

Sochi/Adler Airport closes in on three million passengers in 2014

Sochi/Adler Airport closes in on three million passengers in 2014

Sochi/Adler Airport’s passenger figures are far from downhill and should speed skate close to the three million mark this year. anna.aero takes an ice dance through the Russian airport’s statistics to discover its gold medal winning airlines and routes this winter.

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.


TAP Portugal expands presence at Lisbon with eight new routes

TAP Portugal expands presence at Lisbon with eight new routes

TAP Portugal adds eight routes from Lisbon to Asturias, Belgrade, Bogota, Gothenburg, Hannover, Nantes, St Petersburg and Tallinn. Competes against transavia.com France on the French service.

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

First ever Heathrow FTWA for Avianca launch – but is it any good??

Included in this week’s bumper offering of 21 FTWAs are five from airports welcoming TAP Portugal, plus two, four tender FTWAs. It is also includes the first ever effort from one of the world’s most significant airports – London Heathrow – which might be an airport global leader, but how will it match up in […]

Moskovia adds Astrakhan services to Moscow and St. Petersburg

Moskovia adds Astrakhan services to Moscow and St. Petersburg

Moskovia starts its first two routes from Astrakhan, the Russian city at the mouth of the Volga River.


Ryanair gains access to Russia; Dublin to Moscow and St Petersburg from March 2014

Ryanair gains access to Russia; Dublin to Moscow and St Petersburg from March 2014

Following in the considerable footsteps of easyJet and Wizz Air, Ryanair has been granted access to the Russian market from March 2014.

Polet Airlines launches flights to Lithuania

Polet Airlines launches flights to Lithuania

Polet Airlines starts flying from St Petersburg to Vilnius.

Transaero Airlines doubles offering to Dubai

Transaero Airlines doubles offering to Dubai

Transaero Airlines launches four routes to Dubai; adds Bukhara from Moscow Vnukovo.


Ak Bars Aero adds 47 weekly frequencies to its route map

Ak Bars Aero adds 47 weekly frequencies to its route map

Ak Bars Aero starts flights from Moscow Domodedovo Airport, Kazan Airport, St Petersburg Airport Naberevnye Chelny Airport and Ekaterinburg Airport in Russia

SWISS doubles size of Geneva network this winter to 20 routes, but number of flights virtually unchanged

SWISS doubles size of Geneva network this winter to 20 routes, but number of flights virtually unchanged

SWISS long ago fell behind easyJet to be only the second busiest airline in Geneva, but this winter sees a major network expansion. We reveal how this is achieved without an increase in the total number of flights, and look at the competition the carrier will face on its new routes.

SWISS adds a second Russian route to its Geneva offering

SWISS adds a second Russian route to its Geneva offering

SWISS commences flights from Geneva Airport to St Petersburg Airport.