Articles Tagged ‘PHX’
Volaris makes Phoenix its eighth US destination from Guadalajara. Will take on US Airways.
Mesa Airlines affected by changes to the network philosophy of US majors; Capacity cuts give better LFs
Mesa Airlines, one of the largest US regional airlines, has certainly been affected by the volatile economic conditions in the last decade. Just over a year after its emergence from Chapter 11, anna.aero examines the airline’s network.
Darwin Airport is the furthest away place to send us cake pictures this week, but many other airports decided to enhance their respective celebrations with a tasty bake.
SkyWest Airlines continues to defy the crisis; grows by 5% in 2012; starts partnership with American Airlines
Over the last four decades, SkyWest Airlines seems to have built an agile business model flying regional routes for major carriers. New business opportunities from restructuring partners, continue to drive the business forward.
Southwest Airlines inaugurates services on five domestic routes; adds two routes from Nashville, TN, and one each from Fort Lauderdale, FL, Milwaukee, WI, and Ontario, CA.
What would a potential merger with American Airlines mean for US Airways’ busiest airports? At which airports would the combined carrier significantly increase its market share? And at which North American airport that it serves does US Airways currently have its smallest presence?
Frontier Airlines now flies from Colorado Springs to Los Angeles, Phoenix, Seattle and Portland.
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?
US Airways launches services between Phoenix Sky Harbour and New York LaGuardia.
Southwest complements existing AirTran services to Las Vegas and Phoenix from Atlanta.
Canada’s WestJet has launched four more low-frequency routes to help Canadians escape their cold winter weather.
Canada’s WestJet has launched two more routes from smaller Canadian airports to the US; Las Vegas and Phoenix welcome new services.