Articles Tagged ‘MYR’
Spirit Airlines now transports two million passengers a year from Atlanta; offering 13% the number of departures on routes versus Delta
Spirit Airlines has ramped-up its operations from the world’s busiest airport, growing from just under a quarter of a million passengers a year and a single route in 2009, to 2.23 million passengers and 17 routes in 2018. Jonathan Ford looks into the carrier’s expansion from Atlanta in recent years in more detail.
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, along with Reno-Tahoe celebrating its Cake of the Week triumph for its new route to Carlsbad, Adelaide welcomes Singapore Airlines’ medium-haul A350s, plus Myrtle Beach announces its 50th direct destination. More news also from Aena and London Luton.
With World Routes in Guangzhou fast approaching, each week leading up to the event, anna.aero will preview the nominees for this year’s marketing awards, starting with the ‘Under 4 Million’ category. Read about what Billund, Cork, London Southend, Myrtle Beach and Shannon think of their nominations.
ACI-NA JumpStart Air Service Development Conference 2018 – a review of this year’s event, hosted by Cleveland Airport
Earlier this month ACI-NA’s JumpStart Air Service Development Conference took place in Cleveland, Ohio. Take a closer look at the events that unfolded over the three-day event, ranging from the topics discussed at the education sessions, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame party, and more.
Spirit Airlines begins operations on nine domestic links and adds Cap-Haitien in Haiti to its route map.
Sun Country Airlines inaugurates non-stop service between Minneapolis-St. Paul and Myrtle Beach.
Elite Airways adds flights from Myrtle Beach to Albany and Westchester County in New York State.
Spirit Airlines links Fort Lauderdale to Guayaquil – launches a further four routes.
Volaire Aviation Consulting hosts second Air Service Forum in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; attended by 42 airports and 12 airlines
After the success of its first event last October, Volaire Aviation Consulting hosted its second Air Service Forum in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina between 14 and 16 March. A total of 236 one-to-one meetings took place between airlines and airports, with 42 airports and 12 airlines in attendance.
In this week’s Network Planning Community News, along with Allegiant Air’s newest airport announcement, Newcastle Airport in the UK unveils the progress on its new international arrival hall, on course to open ahead of this year’s summer season peak.
US regional airports accounted for 19% of seats in 2017; ULCCs report greatest growth; Pittsburgh and Cleveland are on the up
With much of the recent talk in US route development surrounding the topic of secondary cities gaining transatlantic service, anna.aero has decided to see what the trends are at the nation’s regional airports, ranging from passenger traffic gains to last year’s seat capacity increases.
Allegiant Air adds six new markets to its route map, with four of them being unique city pairs.