Articles Tagged ‘MEX’

Europe goes three weeks without a win – no entries either! North America takes back-to-back victories

Europe goes three weeks without a win – no entries either! North America takes back-to-back victories

This week’s winning airport has had an unprecedented year, not because of some significant slugs of air service development, but because it has added the Arch of Triumph as the cherry on the top of those achievements. Find out which of five global airports will have something extra to celebrate this week. 

Aeromar becomes first scheduled carrier at Monclova in nine years

Aeromar becomes first scheduled carrier at Monclova in nine years

Aeromar links Monclova to Mexico City, the former airport’s first scheduled route since September 2008. 

Alaska Airlines returns to Mexico City with Californian connections

Alaska Airlines returns to Mexico City with Californian connections

After a two-year hiatus, Alaska Airlines returns to Mexico City with Los Angeles and San Francisco routes.


Mexico sees traffic growth of 13% in first half of 2017; Aeromexico and Volaris still fighting for #1 in domestic market; Interjet now serves Canada

Mexico sees traffic growth of 13% in first half of 2017; Aeromexico and Volaris still fighting for #1 in domestic market; Interjet now serves Canada

Demand for air travel in Mexico is still growing strongly. We reveal the rate of international and domestic growth over the last decade and which airlines are doing well domestically. Aeromexico and Volaris busy adding new international routes.

It's a three-continent battle for Arch of Triumph supremacy in Week 28 of the 2017 competition

It’s a three-continent battle for Arch of Triumph supremacy in Week 28 of the 2017 competition

Three airports from three separate continents have sent in entries for this week’s battle to claim the Arch of Triumph crown. But has either Cebu, Moscow Zhukovsky or Toronto Pearson done enough to break into the top 10 leaderboard? 

Interjet takes off for Toronto with new route pair

Interjet takes off for Toronto with new route pair

Interjet connects Cancún and Mexico City with Toronto Pearson.


Friedrichshafen basks in first-time Arch of Triumph glory – and south German sunshine!

Friedrichshafen basks in first-time Arch of Triumph glory – and south German sunshine!

Last week German regional airport Friedrichshafen beat-off competition from the likes of Melbourne, Orlando and Nice to secure its first-ever Arch of Triumph title. As the airport celebrates its landmark victory, find out whether this week’s competition will be be won by a minnow or mega-hub here!

Interjet commences Canadian connections

Interjet commences Canadian connections

Interjet adds two new services to Montreal – its first Canadian routes

Aeromexico adds new routes to California and South Korea

Aeromexico adds new routes to California and South Korea

Aeromexico links Mexico City with Seoul and Guadalajara with San Jose.


Calgary International Airport traffic doubles since 2001; Edelweiss Air and Hainan Airlines new carriers in 2016; Aeromexico coming in S17

Calgary International Airport traffic doubles since 2001; Edelweiss Air and Hainan Airlines new carriers in 2016; Aeromexico coming in S17

Canada’s fourth busiest airport handled almost 16 million passengers in 2016. Home carrier WestJet and Air Canada account for over 85% of seat capacity. We reveal the airport’s top 15 routes, seasonality profile and new routes for 2017.

Oslo Airport outdoes its opposition to win the Part I of Arch of Triumph Public Vote; Now it's S17 launches – Part II

Oslo Airport outdoes its opposition to win the Part I of Arch of Triumph Public Vote; Now it’s S17 launches – Part II

Nearly 600 votes were cast to determine who the world thinks performed the best FTWA to mark the start of S17 ‒ with Oslo Gardermoen’s firefighters coming out on top. Europe’s fire stations still reign supreme, as the Norwegian airport becomes the region’s tenth straight winner in the Public Votes.

Aeromexico joins Delta Air Lines on Detroit–Mexico City route

Aeromexico joins Delta Air Lines on Detroit–Mexico City route

Aeromexico makes it to Michigan from Mexico City – will offer a daily service.