Articles Tagged ‘MDE’

Quito Airport in Ecuador sees traffic growth of 9.1% in 2014; Avianca is fastest growing airline

Quito Airport in Ecuador sees traffic growth of 9.1% in 2014; Avianca is fastest growing airline

The primary international gateway to Ecuador, Quito Airport (perhaps better known as Mariscal Sucre International Airport) handled six million passengers last year (a new record high). We look at the airport’s rapid growth since 2003 and its operating airlines for this May.

Delhi’s fire crew show off their winner’s certificate; South America wins as Europe’s drought continues

Delhi’s fire crew show off their winner’s certificate; South America wins as Europe’s drought continues

Delhi Airport’s fire crew show-off their winner’s certificate for the beautiful FTWA crafted recently for the launch of Transaero Airlines’ service from Moscow Vnukovo. Will the Indian hub’s stance at the top of the leader board be challenged by this week’s five offerings?

Aeromexico launches second route to Colombia

Aeromexico launches second route to Colombia

Aeromexico links Mexico City and Medellin with four weekly 737 flights.


Panama’s capacity grows by 8.1% in three years; Copa Airlines adds #1 domestic flight

Panama’s capacity grows by 8.1% in three years; Copa Airlines adds #1 domestic flight

Situated on the isthmus connecting North and South America, Panama is served by 18 commercial airports providing scheduled airline services in 2015. With Panama City controlling 94% of the country’s scheduled seat capacity this January, anna.aero investigates the airlines operating in this interesting market and reveals which is the #1 country market.

JetBlue Airways grows 14% at Fort Lauderdale in 2014; 33 destinations served this December

JetBlue Airways grows 14% at Fort Lauderdale in 2014; 33 destinations served this December

anna.aero undertakes an in-depth analysis of exactly what are the top 13 routes flown by USA’s fifth biggest carrier – JetBlue Airways – from its third busiest operational base in terms of weekly capacity this December – Fort Lauderdale.

Peruvian market grows by 7.9% in 11 years; Lima commands 63% of seat capacity

Peruvian market grows by 7.9% in 11 years; Lima commands 63% of seat capacity

One of Latin America’s best-managed economies, Peru is also an aviation hot-spot, having seen its gateways offering 15 million one-way seats this year. As LAN Airlines commands over half of weekly seats, anna.aero investigates the carriers operating in this dynamic market and reveals which is the first international country market this October.


VivaColombia enters Panama with two routes to Panama City/Balboa

VivaColombia enters Panama with two routes to Panama City/Balboa

VivaColombia now serves Panama City/Balboa with daily flights from Bogota and four weekly operations from Medellin, using its A320s.

VivaColombia grows by 20% in last year; starts its first international routes this week

VivaColombia grows by 20% in last year; starts its first international routes this week

VivaColombia is now entering into its third year of operations and just this week has added its first two international routes to its network. anna.aero last looked at this LCC when it was set-up in May 2012, so it’s well overdue for an appraisal.

Avianca’s traffic grows by 6.6% in 2013; resumes Heathrow operations

Avianca’s traffic grows by 6.6% in 2013; resumes Heathrow operations

The oldest commercial carrier in Latin America, Avianca has been growing impressively in recent years, following the integration of TACA Airlines’ operations. As the Star Alliance member is now serving a total of 54 destinations worldwide, anna.aero investigates how dominant Avianca is at Bogota and which is its top country market this summer.


Avianca and Bogotá boss Colombia market; LCC VivaColombia increasing capacity at break-neck speed

Avianca and Bogotá boss Colombia market; LCC VivaColombia increasing capacity at break-neck speed

Famous for coffee, oil, emeralds and for being the home of pop-star Shakira, Colombia is also a South American aviation hot-spot – having seen its top 12 routes grow by over 20% in the last year. anna.aero takes a look at this fast-growing, dynamic market.

Avianca launches flights from Medellin to Mexico City

Avianca launches flights from Medellin to Mexico City

Avianca inaugurates seasonal services from Medellin Airport to Mexico City Airport.

JetBlue Airways launches Medellin as its second Colombian destination from Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue Airways launches Medellin as its second Colombian destination from Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue Airways inaugurates daily operations from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Medellin Airport in Colombia.