Articles Tagged ‘Moscow’

Moscow Domodedovo – more passengers in September than all of Norway

Moscow Domodedovo – more passengers in September than all of Norway

Moscow Domodedovo had more passengers in September than Norway and almost twice as many as Switzerland. We examine its network.

Ural Airlines launches EIGHT routes from Moscow Zhukovsky

Ural Airlines launches EIGHT routes from Moscow Zhukovsky

Zhukovsky is a “simple, inexpensive” airport; we chat with management about future routes – helped by not being a Moscow airport for bilaterals.

Belavia grew 90% since 2015; has 43 routes + 614 flights week starting 15 Sept.

Belavia grew 90% since 2015; has 43 routes + 614 flights week starting 15 Sept.

Belarus’ Belavia is not an airline that’s often discussed, but it’s doing interesting things – and it has grown rapidly.


Aeroflot’s North America network analysed; New York #1, but where do people connect from Miami?

Aeroflot’s North America network analysed; New York #1, but where do people connect from Miami?

Aeroflot’s North America network had over 1 million seats last year. We examine its development and look in particular at Miami’s connections, with Miami having above-avg SLF + the highest local fare.

UTAir announces Moscow Vnukovo to Split from June

UTAir announces Moscow Vnukovo to Split from June

UTAir is to operate twice-weekly to Split from 2 June, supplementing Aeroflot’s daily service from Moscow Sheremetyevo.

St Petersburg now offers 7th freedoms to 30 countries

St Petersburg now offers 7th freedoms to 30 countries

With 7th freedoms to 30 European countries, St Petersburg’s tourism will grow. 


Moscow airports up 28 million seats in last five years

Moscow airports up 28 million seats in last five years

Since 2009, seats at Moscow’s airports grew from 52 to 120 million. In the past five years, they’ve grown by 28 million. Sheremetyevo was mainly responsible.

FlyArystan revolutionising Kazakhstan as Moscow begins

FlyArystan revolutionising Kazakhstan as Moscow begins

Kazakhstan’s first LCC, FlyArystan, has begun its first international route. FlyArystan’s the first LCC in Central Asia and has 40% lower costs than parent.

Moscow Sheremetyevo to hit 40 million in 2017; eight new airlines this year; anna.aero meets with airport's Head of Foreign Airlines

Moscow Sheremetyevo to hit 40 million in 2017; eight new airlines this year; anna.aero meets with airport’s Head of Foreign Airlines

Moscow Sheremetyevo is Russia’s busiest airport, handling 34.05 million passengers in 2016, with 40 million expected by the end of this year. anna.aero’s Jonathan Ford travelled to the Russian capital to find out more about Sheremetyevo’s growth from its Head of Foreign Airlines Division, Alexander Nikonov.  


Europe’s most competitive airport pairs and city pairs in S15 revealed

Europe’s most competitive airport pairs and city pairs in S15 revealed

Germans heading for Antalya and Brits heading for the Mediterranean have lots of choice of carriers during the summer but a Russian domestic route has the most airlines competing for passengers this summer. We reveal all.

easyJet launches London-Moscow route as it joins FTSE 100

easyJet launches London-Moscow route as it joins FTSE 100

easyJet has launched its historic London Gatwick Airport-Moscow Domodedovo route. This is our on-site report from the launch from Gatwick and Moscow featuring a special anna.aero route launch cake – and a detailed anna.aero analysis of the London-Moscow air travel market which has seen passenger numbers double in the last decade.

easyJet’s Moscow route kills Heathrow dominance; Norwegian establishes London LGW base

easyJet’s Moscow route kills Heathrow dominance; Norwegian establishes London LGW base

easyJet and Norwegian are announcing big developments from spring 2013 at London Gatwick Airport. But what is the effect of easyJet being awarded the Moscow route over Virgin Atlantic? And what makes Norwegian’s new London base different from its other bases outside the Nordic region?