Articles Tagged ‘LIR’

Southwest Airlines now handling over 17 million passengers from Baltimore/Washington; only 3.7% of traffic flies on non-US routes

Southwest Airlines now handling over 17 million passengers from Baltimore/Washington; only 3.7% of traffic flies on non-US routes

Baltimore/Washington is Southwest Airlines’ second largest hub, and in 2016 the carrier handled over 17 million passengers from the US East Coast airport. anna.aero takes a closer look at how traffic has developed with the carrier in recent years, and analyses the performance of its international routes. 

Southwest Airlines skates onto 11 new sectors

Southwest Airlines skates onto 11 new sectors

Southwest Airlines begins 11 new routes – five face direct competition.

Southwest Airlines now serving almost 100 airports; biggest growth this summer at Dallas Love Field and Denver

Southwest Airlines now serving almost 100 airports; biggest growth this summer at Dallas Love Field and Denver

Of Southwest Airlines’ top 10 airports in 2006, eight are still in its top 10 in 2015. We reveal which two airports are new and which have dropped out as well as highlighting the airports with the biggest increases in Southwest services this summer.


Southwest Airlines begins 23 new routes

Southwest Airlines begins 23 new routes

Southwest Airlines begins 23 new routes across its domestic and international network including its first ever services to Liberia in Costa Rica – 11 will face direct competition.

Alaska Airlines cruises into Costa Rica

Alaska Airlines cruises into Costa Rica

Alaska Airlines starts its first flights into Costa Rica, with four times weekly services from Los Angeles to Liberia and San José.

JetBlue Airways expands at Boston and Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue Airways expands at Boston and Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue Airways now connects Boston to Liberia, Puerto Plata and St. Lucia, as well as Fort Lauderdale to Cartagena, Jacksonville, FL, Pittsburgh, PA and Las Vegas, NA, using its E190s and A320s.


Delta Air Lines inaugurates 28 winter routes in two days

Delta Air Lines inaugurates 28 winter routes in two days

A total of 28 new routes were launched by Delta Air Lines from 14 US airports in two days, with an average frequency of just 2.4 flights per week.

WestJet adds three new destinations to its network; Antigua, Liberia and Curacao

WestJet adds three new destinations to its network; Antigua, Liberia and Curacao

WestJet launches three new routes from Toronto Pearson; Antigua, Liberia and Curacao.

Copa Airlines starts new route from Panama City to Recife in the Brazilian North-East; adds Costa Rican Liberia

Copa Airlines starts new route from Panama City to Recife in the Brazilian North-East; adds Costa Rican Liberia

Copa Airlines launches four weekly services from Panama City to Recife in Brazil; starts services to Liberia in Costa Rica.


Sun Country Airlines launches new route to Liberia in Costa Rica

Sun Country Airlines launches new route to Liberia in Costa Rica

Sun Country Airlines now serves Liberia in Costa Rica from Minneapolis-St. Paul in Minnesota.

Delta launches three international routes; two in the Pacific

Delta launches three international routes; two in the Pacific

Delta Air Lines now flies between Honolulu and Fukuoka, from Busan to Saipan and between Minneapolis/St. Paul and Liberia in Costa Rica.

JetBlue launches four pre-Thanksgiving routes

JetBlue launches four pre-Thanksgiving routes

JetBlue adds three more international routes from New York area plus one intra-Caribbean service.