Articles Tagged ‘PHX’

US airlines celebrate their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES

US airlines celebrate their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES

Last week airports across the US celebrated their wins in the sixth annual US ANNIES. Now it is the turn of the airlines. Take a closer look to see which carriers across the nation’s 50 states have won big this year.

Southwest Airlines skates onto 11 new sectors

Southwest Airlines skates onto 11 new sectors

Southwest Airlines begins 11 new routes – five face direct competition.

Frontier Airlines flies onto 35 US domestic routes

Frontier Airlines flies onto 35 US domestic routes

Frontier Airlines commences services on 35 US domestic routes – only three not currently served.


Spirit Airlines springs between LA and Phoenix

Spirit Airlines springs between LA and Phoenix

Spirit Airlines begins double-daily services between Los Angeles and Phoenix – city pair already served by four incumbents.

A deLUXe FTWA wins this week’s trophy

A deLUXe FTWA wins this week’s trophy

Sending the anna.aero judges a selection of Arch of Triumph images is always going to work out well, as we always choose the best of the bunch for the competition. That’s what this week’s winner did. Now it can LUXuriate in its glory over the other six competing airports from around the world.

Orange County’s domestic market makes up 96% of the airport’s overall seat capacity; Phoenix remains #1 route

Orange County’s domestic market makes up 96% of the airport’s overall seat capacity; Phoenix remains #1 route

Orange County this winter will be connected to 26 destinations, of which only four are international. So far in 2015, passenger traffic to the Californian airport is up 6.7%, with the facility expecting to reach the 10 million milestone if this trend continues. As the domestic market is so significant to the airport, anna.aero looks […]


British Airways to start flights to San Jose – not New Orleans

British Airways to start flights to San Jose – not New Orleans

Do you know the way to San Jose? This cabbie did and so will BA next summer when it plans to launch daily services to the Californian city. We thought New Orleans would have been the next US destination for the oneworld carrier, but the Silicon Valley airport was on our radar too.

American Airlines becomes #1 carrier in US-Mexico market while Southwest Airlines is the fastest growing

American Airlines becomes #1 carrier in US-Mexico market while Southwest Airlines is the fastest growing

American Airlines has passed United Airlines to become the number one carrier in the market between the US and Mexico. However, LCCs are growing in the country pair market at a much greater rate than full service carriers. anna.aero looks into the market expansion to see which airports have seen the greatest capacity increases, and […]

Southwest ready to smash 140 million in 2015; Chicago Midway still #1

Southwest ready to smash 140 million in 2015; Chicago Midway still #1

Southwest Airlines recently celebrated its birthday of providing its low fares by that new-fangled thing called the internet (well it was 20 years ago). In the last 10 years it has carried over 1.1 billion passengers, add this year’s expected passengers and you have a number close to India’s population (1.25 billion). We go under […]


Delta Air Lines debuts 15 new routes

Delta Air Lines debuts 15 new routes

Delta Air Lines was by far the busiest carrier over the festive season, launching seven domestic and eight international routes.

Air Canada rouge expands seasonal offering from Vancouver

Air Canada rouge expands seasonal offering from Vancouver

Air Canada rouge now connects Vancouver to Phoenix, AZ and Palm Springs, CA with daily and thrice-weekly flights respectively, using its A319s. Competes against WestJet and US Airways.

Hawaiian Airlines grows by 4.8% in 2013; regional subsidiary launched in March

Hawaiian Airlines grows by 4.8% in 2013; regional subsidiary launched in March

Founded on 30 January 1929 as Inter-Island Airways to provide short sightseeing flights over O’ahu, Hawaiian Airlines has grown rapidly beyond these borders, offering flights to a total of 28 destinations this December. As the airline has recently added its second route to San Francisco, anna.aero looks at Hawaiian Airlines’ top markets by weekly capacity.