Articles Tagged ‘MCI’

Las Vegas is second biggest airport for Spirit Airlines; 21 destinations served this summer; going head-to-head with Southwest on 15 of them

Las Vegas is second biggest airport for Spirit Airlines; 21 destinations served this summer; going head-to-head with Southwest on 15 of them

Since the summer of 2010 Spirit Airlines has launched 21 routes from Las Vegas and dropped just two. We reveal the airline’s growth at the airport and a snapshot of one-way ‘bare’ fares for the week ahead from the Nevada airport.

Kansas City is commended by anna.aero with Cake of the Week victory

Kansas City is commended by anna.aero with Cake of the Week victory

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, a Kansas City celebration featuring Justin Meyer’s and the world’s brightest t-shirt, lots of airport SkyTrax award winners and Norwegian smashes a key transatlantic passenger milestone. 

Southwest Airlines launches seven routes from seven airports

Southwest Airlines launches seven routes from seven airports

Southwest Airline begins seven new routes – will face direct competition on four. 


Allegiant Air raises the stakes between Las Vegas and Kansas City

Allegiant Air raises the stakes between Las Vegas and Kansas City

Allegiant Air begins twice-weekly flights between the two cities – a route already offered by Southwest Airlines and Spirit Airlines.

Frontier Airlines starts five US domestic services

Frontier Airlines starts five US domestic services

Frontier Airlines begins service on five US domestic routes – all five will face direct competition.

American Airlines commences 21 US domestic routes

American Airlines commences 21 US domestic routes

American Airlines launches service on 21 domestic routes of which 10 connect to Los Angeles.


American Airlines adds six domestic routes

American Airlines adds six domestic routes

American Airlines commences operation on new routes from its Charlotte Douglas, Chicago O’Hare, New York LaGuardia and Washington Reagan hubs – five will face direct competition.

American Airlines adds 10 services to network

American Airlines adds 10 services to network

American Airlines commences 10 routes across its US and Mexico network – four to face direct competition.

Badajoz and Kansas City airports celebrate anna.aero wins

Badajoz and Kansas City airports celebrate anna.aero wins

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, we have route news from Ryanair at the three London airports it serves and infrastructure developments in Birmingham and Dubai. Other news comes from Swedavia, as well as Beijing, Munich and Taipei Taoyuan airports.


Allegiant Air launches route quartet

Allegiant Air launches route quartet

Allegiant Air begins services from Pittsburgh to New Orleans and West Palm Beach, while Punta Gorda gains connections to Belleville/St. Louis and Harrisburg.

Alaska Airlines commences Portland trio

Alaska Airlines commences Portland trio

Alaska Airlines begins services from the Oregon airport to Kansas City, Minneapolis-St. Paul and Omaha – all flown by the carrier’s E175s.

Frontier Airlines increases Florida offerings

Frontier Airlines increases Florida offerings

Frontier Airlines begins four new routes from Florida – two from Orlando to Kansas City and Milwaukee and two from Southwest Florida to Detroit and Indianapolis.