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American Airlines launched four new routes including international flights to Canada (Kitchener) and Brazil (Manaus)

American Airlines launched four new routes including international flights to Canada (Kitchener) and Brazil (Manaus)

American Airlines starts four new routes on 14 June involving five US airports. Taking on Alaska Airlines on two transcontinental routes.

Spirit Airlines arrives in Minneapolis/St. Paul

Spirit Airlines arrives in Minneapolis/St. Paul

Spirit Airlines starts Minneapolis/St. Paul service with daily flights to Chicago O’Hare and Las Vegas.

Frontier Airlines adds Chicago and St. Louis flights to Punta Cana

Frontier Airlines adds Chicago and St. Louis flights to Punta Cana

Frontier Airlines grows seat capacity from the United States to the Dominican Republic.


American Airlines cuts international capacity 6% in June; UK market up 6%, Canada down 12% as three routes dropped

American Airlines cuts international capacity 6% in June; UK market up 6%, Canada down 12% as three routes dropped

While its future direction remains in doubt anna.aero takes a look at which international country markets American Airlines has increased capacity this June, and where it has cut capacity. Which leading country market has seen a capacity cut despite the addition of a new route?

WestJet arrives in Chicago O’Hare with services from Calgary and Vancouver

WestJet arrives in Chicago O’Hare with services from Calgary and Vancouver

WestJet adds services to Chicago O’Hare from Calgary and Vancouver.

Spirit Airlines launches new routes from Dallas/Fort Worth and to Denver

Spirit Airlines launches new routes from Dallas/Fort Worth and to Denver

Spirit Airlines has launched six new domestic, low-cost route in competition with network carriers.


What would be the network implications of an American Airlines and US Airways merger?

What would be the network implications of an American Airlines and US Airways merger?

Speculation is growing of a possible merger between American Airlines and US Airways. But which would be the combined airline’s biggest hubs? Which would be its biggest monopoly routes (in terms of weekly flights) and what are the implications for transatlantic services?

American Airlines returns to Dublin for the summer; Ryanair surprises Liverpool with a ‘fleshmob’ strip-off

American Airlines returns to Dublin for the summer; Ryanair surprises Liverpool with a ‘fleshmob’ strip-off

With temperatures in Europe yet to turn summery, airlines celebrated the change of seasons in different ways. But why did American Airlines bake a cake in Dublin? And which of Europe’s LCCs surprised shoppers with a beach party in rather wintry conditions?

American Airlines launches Barcelona route from Miami

American Airlines launches Barcelona route from Miami

American Airlines now flies to Barcelona in Spain from its Miami Airport hub in Florida, as well as new routes to Sioux City, Waterloo and Garden City.


The 'new' United; leading airports and routes revealed

The ‘new’ United; leading airports and routes revealed

The Continental name has joined America West, Eastern, Northwest, Pan-Am and TWA in the history of US aviation. So now that the merged airline has a single reservation system what sort of network does United have? We reveal the leading airports (by flights and ASKs) and look at the biggest routes (as measured by ASKs).

America’s top 20 airports grew by 2.5% in 2011; Miami fastest-growing as Houston Bush drops from 7th to 10th

America’s top 20 airports grew by 2.5% in 2011; Miami fastest-growing as Houston Bush drops from 7th to 10th

Our look at America’s 20 busiest airports in 2011 reveals which grew fastest (Miami) and which saw a drop in passenger numbers (Chicago O’Hare and Houston Bush). Which two airports swopped places among the top 20 despite both reporting growth?

Copa Airlines launches four new routes from Panama to the US, Mexico, Paraguay and Colombia

Copa Airlines launches four new routes from Panama to the US, Mexico, Paraguay and Colombia

Copa Airlines now flies from Panama City to Chicago O’Hare Airport, Monterrey, Asuncion and Cucuta.