Articles Tagged ‘MSP’

US Airways adds five more destinations from Washington Reagan

US Airways adds five more destinations from Washington Reagan

US Airways launches three domestic and two transborder destinations from Washington Reagan.

Spirit Airlines arrives in Minneapolis/St. Paul

Spirit Airlines arrives in Minneapolis/St. Paul

Spirit Airlines starts Minneapolis/St. Paul service with daily flights to Chicago O’Hare and Las Vegas.

Sun Country Airlines launches new route to Liberia in Costa Rica

Sun Country Airlines launches new route to Liberia in Costa Rica

Sun Country Airlines now serves Liberia in Costa Rica from Minneapolis-St. Paul in Minnesota.


Delta launches three international routes; two in the Pacific

Delta launches three international routes; two in the Pacific

Delta Air Lines now flies between Honolulu and Fukuoka, from Busan to Saipan and between Minneapolis/St. Paul and Liberia in Costa Rica.

Delta launches new route to Beijing from Detroit and between Minneapolis and Reno

Delta launches new route to Beijing from Detroit and between Minneapolis and Reno

Delta launched its third route to Beijing in China when it just began flying from Detroit.

New airline routes launched (31 May – 6 June 2011)

New airline routes launched (31 May – 6 June 2011)

It has been a very busy week with an entire 86 new routes launched. We have all the analysis – and the cakes – of routes ranging from Emirates’ 26th destination in Europe to LOT Polish Airlines’ fourth Ukrainian route. But which European airline launched routes to both Asia and South America? And which US […]


New airline routes launched (24 – 30 May 2011)

New airline routes launched (24 – 30 May 2011)

49 routes started in the last week, eight of which were to the Spanish island Ibiza. But which two airlines launched the same US domestic route? Which Asian low-cost carrier continued expanding with its third international route? And how come there is a new link between Baku in Azerbaijan and Aberdeen in Scotland?

Sun Country Airlines expands in Lansing, Michigan with city routes

Sun Country Airlines expands in Lansing, Michigan with city routes

In addition to its sunshine routes, Sun Country Airlines has launched from Lansing to Minneapolis/St. Paul and Washington D.C.’s Ronald Reagan Airport.

New airline routes launched (29 March - 4 April 2011)

New airline routes launched (29 March – 4 April 2011)

The second phase of the start of the summer scheduling season has brought almost 130 further routes. Again, we have the analysis, pictures, downloadable spreadsheet – and cakes! Which two Mexican routes were picked up, having been unserved after the demise of Mexicana? Which Asian national carrier added its third Australian route? And which European […]


Minnesota-based Sun Country Airlines plans new flights from Lansing this winter; London served briefly this summer

Minnesota-based Sun Country Airlines plans new flights from Lansing this winter; London served briefly this summer

It’s not exactly Allegiant, but Sun Country is another niche operator of primarily leisure routes. How broad is its network and just how seasonal are its operations? And how did it manage to operate to London this summer with a 737?

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 28 September - Monday 4 October):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 28 September – Monday 4 October):

The last week has seen the launch of 35 new routes, of which eight were filling the void in the Mexican market after Mexicana’s demise. Plenty of cakes were baked to celebrate, but which airline opened a new base at a capital city airport? Which airline has changed its name just after launching two new […]

New routes launched during the last week<br/> (Tuesday 7 - Monday 13 September):

New routes launched during the last week
(Tuesday 7 – Monday 13 September):

The world has seen the launch of 19 new routes in the last week, eight of which are US domestic services. The remaining countries that have seen new routes are Australia, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Portugal and the UK. But which is the airline that launched the most new services? And which […]