Articles Tagged ‘MSY’

Allegiant Air hits 1.8 million passengers from St. Pete-Clearwater; route count grows from 12 to 53 in 10 years; airline's third largest base

Allegiant Air hits 1.8 million passengers from St. Pete-Clearwater; route count grows from 12 to 53 in 10 years; airline’s third largest base

Allegiant Air carried 1.8 million passengers from St. Pete-Clearwater in 2016, up approximately 15% when compared to 2015. The airport is the airline’s third largest base behind Orlando Sanford and Las Vegas, with it occupying 8.0% of the carrier’s seat capacity last year. We take a closer look at the airline’s history at the Floridan […]

Over 50 new services added between Europe and US this summer; airberlin, Norwegian and WOW air adding most capacity versus S16

Over 50 new services added between Europe and US this summer; airberlin, Norwegian and WOW air adding most capacity versus S16

The Europe to US market will see capacity grow by 6% this summer thanks to the addition of over 50 new services. We reveal the leading players in the market and how quickly they are growing, plus which US airport will welcome back European flights for the first time since the 80s.

Allegiant Air kick-starts 2017 route expansion with 11 new sectors

Allegiant Air kick-starts 2017 route expansion with 11 new sectors

Allegiant Air launches 11 US domestic routes – welcomes Cleveland to its network. 


Frankfurt Airport should just make 60m passengers this year; Lufthansa still #1 but falling

Frankfurt Airport should just make 60m passengers this year; Lufthansa still #1 but falling

Frankfurt Airport’s growth has slowed down of late, while others around them like Amsterdam have continued to pile-up the high monthly traffic increases. We look at the hub’s passenger figures, its biggest carriers (any guesses?), routes and country markets to understand what is happening inside Germany’s busiest airport .

Akron-Canton Airport celebrates its Fire Truck Water Arch victory

Akron-Canton Airport celebrates its Fire Truck Water Arch victory

Akron-Canton delivered North America’s third win of 2016, joining the likes of Denver and Kelowna with weekly wins in the Arch of Triumph battle. With 50% of this week’s six entries, North America may just provide back-to-back wins.

Allegiant Air arrives in New York

Allegiant Air arrives in New York

Allegiant Air begins four routes to New York Newark – also launches a further four routes. 


British Airways announces US destination #23 – New Orleans; anna.aero: “We told you it was coming!”

British Airways announces US destination #23 – New Orleans; anna.aero: “We told you it was coming!”

On 20 October British Airways announced that from March 2017 it will launch flights to its 23rd destination in the US, a four times weekly 787-8 service between London Heathrow and the Louisiana city. anna.aero predicted two years ago that New Orleans would be high-up on BA’s radar. We take a closer look at traffic […]

Arch of Triumph win for China-Europe new route

Arch of Triumph win for China-Europe new route

As we were all flouncing around in Chengdu last week at World Routes, we have a double whammy of FTWAs this week, with a massive 19 airports from around the world battling it out for airport marketing glory.

GLO grows New Orleans network with Huntsville route

GLO grows New Orleans network with Huntsville route

GLO commences a thrice-weekly operation between the two cities using its Saab 340 fleet – now serves four routes from New Orleans year-round.


Condor turns 60; growth in Spain, US and Canada offset by downturn in Egypt and Turkey; New Orleans and San Diego new for S17

Condor turns 60; growth in Spain, US and Canada offset by downturn in Egypt and Turkey; New Orleans and San Diego new for S17

With a fleet of over 40 aircraft and with more than seven million annual passengers, we reveal the leading German airports, country markets and most popular destinations for Condor, one of Germany’s biggest airlines.

Aeromexico celebrates its Route of the Week victory

Aeromexico celebrates its Route of the Week victory

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, New Orleans is flying high after Condor’s S17 route announcement, while Reno-Tahoe celebrates the start of Oakland services from Southwest Airlines. Other news from Larnaca, St. Petersburg, Cairns, Tbilisi and Belfast City airports as well as Blue Islands.

Allegiant Air continues its US ANNIES winning route expansion

Allegiant Air continues its US ANNIES winning route expansion

Allegiant Air continues to expand its ever growing network by adding a further 10 routes to its network – three already served by other carriers.