Articles Tagged ‘PTY’

Lufthansa – hats off for Panama City launch

Lufthansa – hats off for Panama City launch

Lufthansa begins five times weekly Jump service to the home of codeshare partner Copa Airlines.

Avianca adds Quito - Panama City route

Avianca adds Quito – Panama City route

Avianca begins a twice-weekly service between the Ecuadorian and Panamanian airports using its A319 fleet.

Glasgow Airport celebrates Air France Paris announcement with cake

Glasgow Airport celebrates Air France Paris announcement with cake

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, there is the passing of significant passenger handling milestones at Chambéry, Dublin and Milan/Bergamo airports. More news also from Moscow Sheremetyevo, Sofia, Tampa and Miami airports.


Baltimore/Washington boasts with its first Arch of Triumph certificate

Baltimore/Washington boasts with its first Arch of Triumph certificate

Everyone might be busy out Christmas shopping (or doing it all on-line these days), but the world’s airports fire crews are still producing FTWAs at a rate that would put Santa’s elves to shame. Find out which one of nine global airports has won the penultimate Arch of Triumph title of 2015.

Copa Airlines commits to Belize City

Copa Airlines commits to Belize City

The Star Alliance member begins a twice-weekly service to Belize City from its Panama City hub.

Copa Airlines commences San Francisco

Copa Airlines commences San Francisco

Copa Airlines begins flights to the Californian hub from Panama City, allowing passengers to connect onto United Airlines’ extensive network.


Lufthansa using CityLine/Jump off-shoot to add destinations at its Frankfurt base this winter; US accounts for six of top 10 routes by ASKs

Lufthansa using CityLine/Jump off-shoot to add destinations at its Frankfurt base this winter; US accounts for six of top 10 routes by ASKs

This week, Lufthansa’s CityLine/Jump off-shoot began operations on behalf of the parent from Frankfurt to Tampa in Florida, using high-density configured A340-300s transferred from the mainline carrier’s fleet. anna.aero looks at what else is going on at the world’s sixth biggest carrier’s largest hub.

Columbus crew crows over certificate ceremony

Columbus crew crows over certificate ceremony

Two Arch of Triumph entries, almost two years apart, and two Arch of Triumph wins for Columbus Airport in the US. These guys certainly have an impressive strike rate. Find out which of this week’s dynamic duo of FTWAs does the deed this time out.

Discover who wins week 26 of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition

Discover who wins week 26 of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition

Out of 500 FTWA entries in the last three years, we have only ever had eight from Africa…and six of those were from three airports. Find out this week how entry #9 – from new entrant Nairobi ‒ does against competitors from the US and Mexico.


Copa Airlines parades into Puebla

Copa Airlines parades into Puebla

Copa Airlines inaugurates services between Panama City and Puebla in Mexico – a route that will operate four times weekly.

Copa Airlines adds Villahermosa to its network

Copa Airlines adds Villahermosa to its network

Copa Airlines begins services between Panama City and Villahermosa – a service that will operate thrice-weekly.

Best connected airline hubs by region revealed; global winner Turkish Airlines in Istanbul pulls away from Delta Air Lines in Atlanta

Best connected airline hubs by region revealed; global winner Turkish Airlines in Istanbul pulls away from Delta Air Lines in Atlanta

This week we reveal which are the top 12 airline hubs (in terms of destinations served) in seven different regions across the world. Regional winners include Aeromexico, Air China, Air New Zealand, Qatar Airways and Royal Air Maroc.