Articles Tagged ‘RDU’

Southwest Airlines expands Texas' Dallas Love Field Airport seat capacity by 38% in S15 thanks to repeal of Wright Amendment

Southwest Airlines expands Texas’ Dallas Love Field Airport seat capacity by 38% in S15 thanks to repeal of Wright Amendment

Southwest Airlines has added 34 new routes from Dallas Love Field over the past year, resulting in the airline increasing capacity from the airport by 38%. anna.aero looks into this expansion, and also which markets have been trimmed following the repeal of the Wright Amendment.

Southwest Airlines begins 13 new routes

Southwest Airlines begins 13 new routes

Southwest Airlines launches 13 new domestic services in the US – nine of them from Dallas Love Field.

Budapest Airport displays its third ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Budapest Airport displays its third ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificate

Budapest Airport, still the only airport in the world to benefit from on-site fire truck water arch training from one of anna.aero’s four esteemed judges, now has three ‘Arch of Triumph’ certificates on its fire station walls as a result. Seven airports from across the world battle it out for this week’s award.


Allegiant Air expands domestically with six new routes

Allegiant Air expands domestically with six new routes

Allegiant Air commences six new domestic routes from Fort Lauderdale, Orlando Sanford, Punta Gorda, St. Pete-Clearwater, Savannah and Tulsa using its MD-80s.

5th US ANNIES honours Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Allegiant Air; Azul Airlines does it for the little guys!

5th US ANNIES honours Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Allegiant Air; Azul Airlines does it for the little guys!

Four airlines have won prizes in the 2015 US ANNIES, with Allegiant Air adding to its trophy cabinet a win in the prestigious “Airline with the biggest increase in the number of US airports in its network” category. Other winners are Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and Azul Airlines.

New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans Airport reports a new record high for the first time since Hurricane Katrina

The 37th busiest airport in the US, New Orleans handled a new record high of 9.8 million passengers in 2014, growing by 6.2%. With a total of 10 airlines operating to 40 non-stop destinations, anna.aero takes a closer look at the airport’s recent activity and reveals how dominant Southwest Airlines is this February.


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.

Frontier Airlines adds 18 domestic routes in four days

Frontier Airlines adds 18 domestic routes in four days

Frontier Airlines commences 18 domestic routes from Chicago Midway, IL, Cleveland, OH, and Denver, CO, utilising its A319s and A320s.

Delta Air Lines inaugurates 28 winter routes in two days

Delta Air Lines inaugurates 28 winter routes in two days

A total of 28 new routes were launched by Delta Air Lines from 14 US airports in two days, with an average frequency of just 2.4 flights per week.


Delta Air Lines launches Raleigh Durham and resumes Portland route

Delta Air Lines launches Raleigh Durham and resumes Portland route

Delta Air Lines resumes services from Los Angeles Airport, CA to Portland Airport, OR and launches Philadelphia Airport, PA to Raleigh Durham Airport, NC; all in the United States.

Frontier Airlines launches four new routes to Trenton in New Jersey

Frontier Airlines launches four new routes to Trenton in New Jersey

Frontier Airlines grows in Trenton, NJ; adds flights from Columbus, Atlanta, Chicago Midway, and Raleigh Durham.

American Airlines launches second route to Lima; adds two routes from Miami and one each from Los Angeles and New York JFK

American Airlines launches second route to Lima; adds two routes from Miami and one each from Los Angeles and New York JFK

American Airlines resumes services from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX, to Lima; launches domestic services from Los Angeles, CA, and New York JFK, NY; connects Miami, FL, with two Caribbean destinations.