Articles Tagged ‘PEN’

Starlux Airlines commences operations

Starlux Airlines commences operations

Starlux Airlines, Taiwan’s newest carrier, starts operations on three routes with ambitious plans for global expansion.

Emirates announce Penang, Malaysia, as next Asian destination

Emirates announce Penang, Malaysia, as next Asian destination

Emirates will operate Dubai – Singapore – Penang daily from April. Qatar Airways operates Doha – Penang non-stop, with the UK/Germany Penang’s key markets.

anna.aero's 100 best unserved routes from Asia's top 10 airports

anna.aero’s 100 best unserved routes from Asia’s top 10 airports

With Routes Asia fast approaching, anna.aero has decided to look into the numbers to reveal the top 10 unserved markets from Asia’s top 10 airports. Using OAG Traffic Analyser data, we showcase the leading airports across the globe that are looking for direct flights to the continent’s biggest gateways.


AirAsia grew by 23% from Kota Kinabalu in 2018 and added two international links; operates a 20-destination network from the airport

AirAsia grew by 23% from Kota Kinabalu in 2018 and added two international links; operates a 20-destination network from the airport

Kota Kinabalu is AirAsia’s second largest base regarding annual capacity, having offered 5.73 million two-way seats from the airport in 2018. Jonathan Ford looks at the LCC’s development from the Malaysian airport over the past couple of years, including the expansion of international markets in North Asia.

MEB3 network review 2018; Qatar Airways dominates new route race; US is biggest market by ASKs, India and UK top capacity table

MEB3 network review 2018; Qatar Airways dominates new route race; US is biggest market by ASKs, India and UK top capacity table

Qatar Airways stretched its lead over Emirates and Etihad Airways in terms of destinations served between peak S17 and peak S18. anna.aero reveals which routes have been added and dropped by the MEB3 carriers since summer 2017, plus the fastest growing destination markets across the trio’s networks.

Malindo Air expands it Chinese and Indonesian offering

Malindo Air expands it Chinese and Indonesian offering

Malindo Air links Kuala Lumpur Subang to Silangit in Indonesia and Penang to Nanning in China. 


European airports have seven of 2018 Arch of Triumph top 10

European airports have seven of 2018 Arch of Triumph top 10

In a week when the nation’s football team failed to beat Croatia in the FIFA World Cup Round of 16, a little bit of Danish national pride will have been restored as a result of an Arch of Triumph win against 14 other airports in the FTWA World Competition.

AirAsia adds a pair of international routes from Penang

AirAsia adds a pair of international routes from Penang

AirAsia introduces Hanoi and Phuket services from Penang.

Malindo Air makes new Malaysian links

Malindo Air makes new Malaysian links

Malindo Air starts two routes between Malaysia and Indonesia.


Canberra collects third win for Australian airports in Arch of Triumph 2018 competition

Canberra collects third win for Australian airports in Arch of Triumph 2018 competition

Week six of anna.aero’s Arch of Triumph competition welcomed entries from Argentina, Australia and Malaysia. Antipodean airports continued their strong start to the season, claiming a third victory, meaning they now account for half of all winning entries so far this year. Take a look to see why this winning run continued.

Qatar Airways continues expansion with Canberra and Penang launches

Qatar Airways continues expansion with Canberra and Penang launches

Qatar Airways commences service to its fifth destination in Australia and second in Malaysia.

Malindo Air starts new routes to Australia, Bangladesh, China & Myanmar

Malindo Air starts new routes to Australia, Bangladesh, China & Myanmar

Malindo Air adds Brisbane, Chittagong, Haikou and Yangon to its network.