Articles Tagged ‘MSY’

Arch of Triumph certificate and spacemen land in Narita

Arch of Triumph certificate and spacemen land in Narita

The #1 spot on the Arch of Triumph leaderboard has changed hands three times in recent weeks, as a glut of summer route launches heats up the 2015 competition – and it has happened again this week. Find out which of the 12 airports from across the world has scooped overall pole with this week’s […]

Southwest Airlines adds five routes in California

Southwest Airlines adds five routes in California

Southwest Airlines launches five new city pairs across its network, including its latest international route from Orange County to Puerto Vallarta.

Seattle-Tacoma reports 7.7% traffic growth in 2014; Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines compete on 44 routes

Seattle-Tacoma reports 7.7% traffic growth in 2014; Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines compete on 44 routes

Seattle-Tacoma (which hosts ACI-NA’s JumpStart® Air Service Development Conference in June) handled 37.5 million passengers last year. With a total of 22 airlines serving the airport, anna.aero takes a closer look at the aggressive competition between Alaska Airlines and Delta Air Lines and reveals how dominant the local carrier is this May.


Branson AirExpress introduces eight new routes

Branson AirExpress introduces eight new routes

Branson Air Express starts new routes from Branson, Cincinnati, New Orleans and Orlando Sanford airports in the USA using MD-83s and Jetstream 41s.

5th US ANNIES honours Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Allegiant Air; Azul Airlines does it for the little guys!

5th US ANNIES honours Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Allegiant Air; Azul Airlines does it for the little guys!

Four airlines have won prizes in the 2015 US ANNIES, with Allegiant Air adding to its trophy cabinet a win in the prestigious “Airline with the biggest increase in the number of US airports in its network” category. Other winners are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and Azul Airlines.

Allegiant Air loves Florida; sets passenger record in March as Indianapolis, New Orleans and Pittsburgh are added to network

Allegiant Air loves Florida; sets passenger record in March as Indianapolis, New Orleans and Pittsburgh are added to network

We know Allegiant Air doesn’t like being written about. But sorry guys, you’re just too interesting (and profitable) to ignore. We examine the airline’s monthly (and daily) operations, leading airports and new airports for 2015.


Delta Air Lines flies seasonally to San Jose del Cabo and Cancun

Delta Air Lines flies seasonally to San Jose del Cabo and Cancun

Delta Air Lines now operates from San Diego to San Jose del Cabo and from New Orleans to Cancun with daily and weekly flights respectively.

Asia asserts itself in global ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition

Asia asserts itself in global ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition

The deadlock has been broken in the 2015 ‘Arch of Triumph’ inter-regional competition, as Asia’s second victory of the year sees it standing proud at the leaderboard summit. This week’s victorious airport also streaks to the top of the inter-airport battle, toppling Turin.

Allegiant Air arrives in New Orleans with four new routes

Allegiant Air arrives in New Orleans with four new routes

Allegiant Air now links New Orleans to Cincinnati, Columbus, Indianapolis and Orlando Sanford with twice-weekly flights.


New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

The 37th busiest airport in the US, New Orleans handled a new record high of 9.8 million passengers in 2014, growing by 6.2%. With a total of 10 airlines operating to 40 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Southwest Airlines is this February.

PEOPLExpress adds destinations #6 and #7 from Newport News

PEOPLExpress adds destinations #6 and #7 from Newport News

PEOPLExpress makes New Orleans, LA and St. Pete-Clearwater, FL its latest destinations from Newport News, VA with twice-weekly and thrice-weekly flights respectively.

Second 2014 victory for this week’s ‘Arch of Triumph’ winner

Second 2014 victory for this week’s ‘Arch of Triumph’ winner

Last month, this week’s winner – a major Asian airport – won its first weekly ‘Arch of Triumph’ title with this FTWA — the third lowest winning score of the year (22.8). This week it has scored over 10 more points to secure victory. But did the Japanese airport make it onto the overall leader […]