Articles Tagged ‘Milwaukee’

The US’ top-100 airports: 15 airports down 22 million seats vs. 2010

The US’ top-100 airports: 15 airports down 22 million seats vs. 2010

These 15 airports had 126 million seats last year, down 22 million vs. 2010. Yet since 2015, 13 have been clawing back capacity, with seats up 9.5 million.

Frontier now #8 US domestic airline with 2% of market; over 100 routes including over 60 from main Denver base

Frontier now #8 US domestic airline with 2% of market; over 100 routes including over 60 from main Denver base

The ‘new’ Frontier (which includes the ‘old’ Midwest) operates around 100 aircraft on over 100 routes from three main bases. But beyond its three bases which are its favourite destinations? How many destinations has it started in the last 18 months? And what role do Flip, Jack, Larry and Grizwald perform for the airline?

Analysis of air fares at US airports reveals Florida airports are good value; Continental's hubs rather expensive

Analysis of air fares at US airports reveals Florida airports are good value; Continental’s hubs rather expensive

The US DOT Office of Aviation Analysis publishes lots of data on fares at US airports. We take a closer look and see at which airports fares are lowest and highest in three different size categories. Huntsville, take a bow.


Bradley International welcomes eight new services from five carriers in second half of 2010; JetBlue arriving in November

Bradley International welcomes eight new services from five carriers in second half of 2010; JetBlue arriving in November

Serving Hartford in Connecticut and Springfield in Massachusetts, Bradley’s traffic numbers have fallen significantly from their 2005 peak. However, several new routes will be starting soon including JetBlue services for the first time.

Southwest’s arrival in Milwaukee increases seat capacity by 10%; six new routes target AirTran and Midwest

Top StoryAs Southwest starts a new base; will the airline find new route opportunities or compete with the carriers already based at the airport? Also see our coverage of the remarkable launch celebrations, including a flight attendant rapper.

Midwest becomes Republic; chance to regain market share at Milwaukee as LCCs threaten

Midwest becomes Republic; chance to regain market share at Milwaukee as LCCs threatenRapidly downsized Midwest is now part of Republic. Which routes has it given up in the last year and where is increased competition coming from at Milwaukee? Which are its busiest routes?


AirTran reduces reliance on Atlanta; Milwaukee network grows to 17 routes this summer

Article Thumbnail: Airline AnalysisAirTran now has lower unit costs than Southwest, but has put its fleet expansion plans on hold. Which new markets has it opened in 2008/09 and which segments of its route network are growing fastest?

Midwest axes one-third of capacity at Milwaukee; AirTran growing fast

Logo: MilwaukeeMilwaukee is just 100 kilometers from O’Hare and is Wisconsin’s leading airport. Midwest is the leading airline but its new owners have decided to initiate major cuts from September. AirTran added eight new routes at the airport in May having failed take control of Midwest. Let battle commence!