Articles Tagged ‘PTY’

Copa Airlines starts Fort Lauderdale and Georgetown from Panama City

Copa Airlines starts Fort Lauderdale and Georgetown from Panama City

Copa Airlines adds four weekly flights to Fort Lauderdale, FL and twice-daily operations to Georgetown from Panama City. Competes against Spirit Airlines to US.

Copa Airlines adds second destination in Canada

Copa Airlines adds second destination in Canada

Copa Airlines makes Montreal its second Canadian route after Toronto, with four weekly flights.

London secures its first ever FTWA success

London secures its first ever FTWA success

Can you guess which of the seven commercial airports in London (we’re including London Oxford in this) is to gain the accolade of being the first to win an ‘Arch of Triumph’ award. Please don’t write in with the answers, just read on.


American Airlines, Copa Airlines and United Airlines battle for #1 in North-Central America market; capacity up 7% versus last February

American Airlines, Copa Airlines and United Airlines battle for #1 in North-Central America market; capacity up 7% versus last February

Non-stop services between airports in North and Central America are growing steadily, with several carriers launching new services in recent months. We rank the top 12 country pairs and the top 12 airlines in the market, and reveal the top 10 airports in each region for capacity to the other.

Budapest’s S14 capacity growth; Hamilton and Tampa show-off certificates; Marseille Airport’s first leisure flights from Seoul in April; Leeds Bradford’s capacity boost in 2014

Budapest’s S14 capacity growth; Hamilton and Tampa show-off certificates; Marseille Airport’s first leisure flights from Seoul in April; Leeds Bradford’s capacity boost in 2014

Another busy week for Network Planning Community News, including S14 capacity growth at Budapest Airport, Hamilton and Tampa Airports showing-off their certificates, and other newsworthy events from our peers from around the world.

Copa Airlines makes Tampa its ninth US destination

Copa Airlines makes Tampa its ninth US destination

Copa Airlines now serves three destinations in Florida, adding Tampa to its existing Miami and Orlando routes.


Conviasa launches Panama City-Managua service

Conviasa launches Panama City-Managua service

Conviasa starts flights from Panama City Airport in Panama to Managua Airport in Nicaragua.

Air France broadens its connections to Central America

Air France broadens its connections to Central America

Air France starts flights from Paris CDG Airport in France to Panama City Airport in Panama.

Panama City has even more business from Copa Airlines; new Avianca adds capacity

Panama City has even more business from Copa Airlines; new Avianca adds capacity

Copa Airlines’ sleek hub operation in Panama City has become a textbook example for network planners. anna.aero examines how the airport compares with other aspiring hubs in the region.


Copa Airlines now serves nine US cities from its Panama hub

Copa Airlines now serves nine US cities from its Panama hub

Copa Airlines adds Boston Logan Airport as its ninth US destination from Panama City Tocumen Airport.

Copa launches new route from Panama to Iquitos in the Peruvian Amazon

Copa launches new route from Panama to Iquitos in the Peruvian Amazon

Copa starts twice-weekly services from its Panama hub to Iquitos in the Peruvian amazon.

New Star Alliance member Copa Airlines grows capacity by 30% this summer; 11 new routes launched since December

New Star Alliance member Copa Airlines grows capacity by 30% this summer; 11 new routes launched since December

One of the world’s most consistently profitable airlines has officially joined the Star Alliance. How big is the airline’s fleet and how fast is it growing? How dominant is the airline at Panama City and which new routes has the airline launched from the airport during the last 12 months?