Articles Tagged ‘MSY’

30-Second Interview - Mike Morisi, Founder and COO, PEOPLExpress

30-Second Interview – Mike Morisi, Founder and COO, PEOPLExpress

“Our network is this big at the moment.” anna.aero grabs half a minute with one of the busiest people in the industry at the moment — US start-up PEOPLExpress Founder and COO Mike Morisi — to discuss where next for the fledgling LCC and crab cakes.

Southwest Airlines expands in Washington and heads to Mexico

Southwest Airlines expands in Washington and heads to Mexico

Southwest Airlines commences five routes from Atlanta, GA, Baltimore/Washington, MD and Washington Reagan, VA, using its 737-700s. Competes against Delta Air Lines and US Airways.

Spirit Airlines expands its domestic offering with two routes

Spirit Airlines expands its domestic offering with two routes

Spirit Airlines commences two new domestic routes from New Orleans, LA to Fort Lauderdale, FL and Houston Intercontinental, TX with daily flights, using A319s. Competes against Southwest Airlines and United Airlines.


PEOPLExpress launches services to Boston, Pittsburgh and New York Newark from new Newport News base

PEOPLExpress launches services to Boston, Pittsburgh and New York Newark from new Newport News base

Some 27 years after the original airline folded, the name PEOPLExpress is back in the air, this time based at Newport News, VA (not New York Newark, NJ). anna.aero takes a look into this reinvigorated brand’s initial flying programme and where it plans to go next.

New Orleans top of British Airways US to-do list

New Orleans top of British Airways US to-do list

Airlines from around the world will be finalising their plans for new long-haul services as part of their annual planning cycle. anna.aero investigates where in the US British Airways may well be considering to launch in S15.

Alaska Airlines strengthens its domestic network with six new routes

Alaska Airlines strengthens its domestic network with six new routes

Alaska Airlines commences six domestic routes, five being launched from Salt Lake City, UT, while the last one was inaugurated from Seattle-Tacoma, WA.


Alaska Airlines targets Delta’s Salt Lake City hub after Delta’s short-haul expansion in Seattle-Tacoma

Alaska Airlines targets Delta’s Salt Lake City hub after Delta’s short-haul expansion in Seattle-Tacoma

Alaska Airlines is currently the second most profitable US airline (by operating margin) after Allegiant Air, but its key Seattle-Tacoma hub is coming under increasing pressure from Delta Air Lines which wants to use the airport as an Asian gateway. We take a closer look at how Alaska Airlines has responded to Delta’s advances.

Southwest Airlines launches 20th route from San Diego

Southwest Airlines launches 20th route from San Diego

Southwest Airlines introduces daily flights from San Diego to New Orleans utilising its 737-700s.

Kjos you’re worth it (again). Norwegian nets in 4th US ANNIEs - O’Hare and Delta win big

Kjos you’re worth it (again). Norwegian nets in 4th US ANNIEs – O’Hare and Delta win big

Airline CEOs like awards. But there are only some that they love and are happy to be ‘seen’ receiving. Oh, look, here’s Norwegian’s CEO Bjørn Kjos with his latest award – the U$ ANNIES ‘Biggest New Airline in the US Market’. Clearly he must love reading anna.aero (or looking at the great pictures like this). […]


Southwest Airlines adds 17 new routes for the winter

Southwest Airlines adds 17 new routes for the winter

Southwest Airlines launches 17 new routes; Atlanta takes four new services.

AirTran Airways expands with 13 new routes

AirTran Airways expands with 13 new routes

AirTran Airways launches new routes from Atlanta, Baltimore/Washinton, Chicago Midway, Houston Hobby and five other airports.

AirTran Airways launches four domestic routes between seven airports

AirTran Airways launches four domestic routes between seven airports

AirTran Airways inaugurated four new domestic routes in one day, linking Fort Myers Airport to Port Columbus Airport; Orlando Airport to Houston Hobby and New Orleans Airports, plus; Fort Lauderdale Airport to Pittsburgh Airport.