Articles Tagged ‘PSP’

Californian air travel market now almost as big as Spain; Etihad Airways and Norwegian among 60 carriers serving the golden state

Californian air travel market now almost as big as Spain; Etihad Airways and Norwegian among 60 carriers serving the golden state

California’s airports handled over 180 million passengers in 2013, and it has two airports among the world’s top 25. We reveal which are the leading airlines in the state and which are the leading destinations from the state’s airports. Plus we reveal which carriers have entered (and left) the market.

WestJet’s traffic grows by 6.3% in 2013; Calgary is #1 base by flights this summer

WestJet’s traffic grows by 6.3% in 2013; Calgary is #1 base by flights this summer

Canada’s second largest carrier according to weekly seat capacity, WestJet has grown remarkably in recent years, serving over 300 non-stop routes in July 2014. As passenger numbers reached a new record high last year, anna.aero investigates the LCC’s network and busiest airports for this summer.

Virgin America connects New York JFK, NY, and Palm Springs, CA

Virgin America connects New York JFK, NY, and Palm Springs, CA

Virgin America inaugurates low-frequency services from New York JFK, NY, to Palm Springs, CA.


Allegiant Air launches new Hawaii routes

Allegiant Air launches new Hawaii routes

Allegiant Air now competes with Alaska Airlines on routes to Hawaii from the alternative airport for Vancouver in Bellingham, Washington.

Alaska Airlines launches new route to Palm Springs from San Jose

Alaska Airlines launches new route to Palm Springs from San Jose

Alaska Airlines flies a new intra-Californian route between San Jose and Palm Springs

Virgin America makes Palm Springs its 16th destination

Virgin America makes Palm Springs its 16th destination

Virgin America launches daily seasonal intra-Californian flights between San Francisco and Palm Springs. Also offering ‘same plane’ service between JFK and Palm Springs.


WestJet adds fourth route to Palm Springs in California

WestJet adds fourth route to Palm Springs in California

WestJet launches twice-weekly flights from Winnipeg to Palm Springs, complementing existing Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver services.

Frontier launches two more Denver routes for Thanksgiving

Frontier launches two more Denver routes for Thanksgiving

Frontier adds year-round flights to Little Rock and seasonal services to Palm Springs from Denver base.

United launches new route between Houston, TX and Palm Springs, CA

United launches new route between Houston, TX and Palm Springs, CA

United Airlines, through United Express/SkyWest, now flies between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Texas and Palm Springs, California.


Allegiant Air links Palm Springs and Stockton; first intra-Californian route for niche LCC

Allegiant Air links Palm Springs and Stockton; first intra-Californian route for niche LCC

Allegiant launches first intra-Californian route between Palm Springs and Stockton. For both airports it is Allegiant’s second route. Palm Springs to welcome Frontier and Virgin America before the end of the year.

New airline routes launched (1-7 February 2011)

New airline routes launched (1-7 February 2011)

31 new routes launched across the world in the last week. Two different airlines moved some of its services between competing airports, but which ones? Which are the four new African routes launched? And which low-cost carrier just entered a highly competitive route?