Articles Tagged ‘NRT’

Malaysia Airlines’ Tokyo grown well; we explore Tokyo connectivity over KUL

Malaysia Airlines’ Tokyo grown well; we explore Tokyo connectivity over KUL

Last year was Malaysia Airlines’ best ever to Northeast Asia. Japan grew well, so we look at connectivity over KUL. Leisure and VFR markets key. 

Lufthansa’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt; seat load factor of ~88%, but to where do they connect?

Lufthansa’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt; seat load factor of ~88%, but to where do they connect?

We explore the carrier’s Sao Paulo – Frankfurt service, which had ~233,000 passengers last year and nearly 60% connecting. Nagoya #1 O&D.

United Airlines' website suggests 89 long-haul routes will restart from May

United Airlines’ website suggests 89 long-haul routes will restart from May

May is an important period for United Airlines’ long-haul operations, according to its booking engine. We look at what’s expected (which could change!).


VietJet up 10 million seats in 2 years; now goes west to Delhi

VietJet up 10 million seats in 2 years; now goes west to Delhi

VietJet doubled in size since 2015 and added 10 million seats since 2017. It’s now focused on longer routes, with Delhi launched this week.

ANA launches A380 services between Tokyo Narita and Honolulu

ANA launches A380 services between Tokyo Narita and Honolulu

In this week’s Network Planning Community Newsletter, Airbus celebrates 50 years in commercial aviation, ANA launches A380 services between Tokyo and Honolulu, Delta expands its transatlantic offering from Boston and Tampa, and SAS Scandinavian Airlines announces a partnership with Airbus to research electric aircraft. 

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part I – take your pick from 36 entries across the globe!

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part I – take your pick from 36 entries across the globe!

Along with cake, anna.aero is allowing the readers of anna.aero to vote for their favourite Arch of Triumph during the first week of S19. With 36 entries to choose from, make sure you select and vote for your favourite water salute, an award that is very prestigious in the eyes of the airport fire chief’s […]


Jetstar Japan shimmies into Shimojishima

Jetstar Japan shimmies into Shimojishima

Jetstar Japan begins a daily service from Tokyo Narita to Shimojishima. 

Royal Brunei Airlines navigates into Narita

Royal Brunei Airlines navigates into Narita

Royal Brunei Airlines inaugurates a three times weekly service to Tokyo Narita.

VietJet Air adds its third connection to Japan

VietJet Air adds its third connection to Japan

VietJet Air begins new link from Hanoi to Tokyo Narita.


SriLankan Airlines traffic fell 3.3% in Q3 2018; Melbourne route carries over 150,000 people in first year; India accounts for 33% of PAX

SriLankan Airlines traffic fell 3.3% in Q3 2018; Melbourne route carries over 150,000 people in first year; India accounts for 33% of PAX

SriLankan Airlines in 2018 operated a 35+ destination network from Colombo, having not opened a new route from Sri Lanka’s capital in over 12 months. Jonathan Ford looks at the airline’s network with regards to its top routes by passengers carried, and highlights potential future services as others are cut.

Lisbon takes annual Arch of Triumph honours for second time

Lisbon takes annual Arch of Triumph honours for second time

As the final collection of entries are assessed for the 2018 Arch of Triumph competition, we reveal which airport was crowned the annual winner. We received 434 entries in 2018 and competition was fierce but the successful airport is a returning champion. Read on to find out more!

American Airlines launches 26 new routes in three weeks

American Airlines launches 26 new routes in three weeks

American Airlines begins 26 new routes across seven bases in the US.