Articles Tagged ‘MIA’

Caracas and CONVIASA command Venezuelan market; Airlines cutting services due to currency crisis

Caracas and CONVIASA command Venezuelan market; Airlines cutting services due to currency crisis

On the Chinese President’s South American tour this month and a potential bolt-hole for notorious sports stars, Venezuela is often in the headlines. anna.aero takes a look at this oil-rich country’s biggest serving airlines.

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.

Qatar Airways makes it to Miami

Qatar Airways makes it to Miami

Qatar Airways launches Miami as its sixth US destination.


Romanian one-two, as the little airports dish out FTWA master class; London Southend shows off certificate

Romanian one-two, as the little airports dish out FTWA master class; London Southend shows off certificate

Last week’s winners, London Southend Airport, will be adding their ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate to the station walls. Find out which airport will be looking to do the same thing next week.

World Cup puts spotlight on Brazil; international capacity at Brazilian airports up 15% in June

World Cup puts spotlight on Brazil; international capacity at Brazilian airports up 15% in June

The football World Cup is off and running and fans from all over the world have arrived in Brazil for the event. But how did they get there? We take a closer look at the international air services currently on offer from Latin America’s biggest country and highlight some of the recent long-haul additions.

Air Europa serves Miami again after two-year break

Air Europa serves Miami again after two-year break

Air Europa continues to build its Madrid hub with new domestic and international connections.


London secures its first ever FTWA success

London secures its first ever FTWA success

Can you guess which of the seven commercial airports in London (we’re including London Oxford in this) is to gain the accolade of being the first to win an ‘Arch of Triumph’ award. Please don’t write in with the answers, just read on.

Boliviana de Aviación arrives in Miami

Boliviana de Aviación arrives in Miami

Boliviana de Aviación links Bolivian cities to Florida, operating four times weekly with 737-300s,

Jetairfly looks to France for expansion in 2014; new routes from Brussels airports to Miami, Prague and Tel Aviv as ASKs to grow 11%

Jetairfly looks to France for expansion in 2014; new routes from Brussels airports to Miami, Prague and Tel Aviv as ASKs to grow 11%

Jetairfly, the Belgian leisure airline that is part of the TUI group, operates mostly 737-series aircraft. But it also has a couple of Embraer E190s and a 787. We reveal the airline’s busiest airports this summer, which airports it has dropped and added since last summer, and which new routes have been started for this […]


Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Global FTWA competition resumes after thousands take part in two weeks of public votes

Last week, Bucharest Airport blasted its way to victory in the second public vote for the ‘Arch of Triumph’ when it welcomed Ryanair’s new four times weekly service from Dublin. Business as usual this week, with the so-called anna.aero ‘experts’ undertaking the scoring and FTWA critique.

Aer Lingus starts first scheduled flight to Canada with Dublin-Toronto Pearson service; Thai AirAsia X officially launches; FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour visits Miami Airport

Aer Lingus starts first scheduled flight to Canada with Dublin-Toronto Pearson service; Thai AirAsia X officially launches; FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour visits Miami Airport

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Aer Lingus commences its first scheduled flight to Canada since 1979, Thai AirAsia X – Thailand’s first low-cost long-haul airline – officially launches in Bangkok, as well as Miami Airport welcomes the legendary FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour.

InselAir Aruba links Aruba with Florida

InselAir Aruba links Aruba with Florida

InselAir Aruba starts four times weekly flights between Aruba and Miami in Florida using MD-83s.