Articles Tagged ‘Regent Airways’
Kolkata traffic leaps by 26% during FY17/18; LCCs are driving growth, Bangladesh is leading international market in S18
Kolkata Airport handled 19.89 million passengers during the financial year FY17/18, 26% more than in the previous 12 months. Its average year-on-year traffic growth over the past two financial years is 25%. Nick Preston examines key traffic trends at this rapidly rising Indian airport, including its top airlines and routes.
Dhaka’s regional market goes from strength to strength with 48% year-on-year growth to Bangkok, while capacity to domestic leader Chittagong increases to 817,957 seats. James Davis examines the airlines and routes driving this impressive expansion, whilst reviewing external socio-economic trends which will determine the future for this up-and-coming hub.
Over 4,500 votes were cast to determine who the world thinks performed the best FTWA to mark the start of S16 ‒ with Cluj-Napoca’s firefighters coming out on top. This means that the Romanian airport has won both competitions this week, clearly mobilising its local fans and followers to bring home the win.
Regent Airways links Dhaka and Chittagong with Muscat. Becomes third carrier on both routes.
Regent Airways takes on three other carriers serving the Dhaka-Singapore market.
Regent Airways makes Kolkata third international destination after Kuala Lumpur and Bangkok.
Regent Airways launches second international route from Dhaka. Bangkok service will face considerable competition.
Two international destinations have been launched by the Bengali Regent Airways already this year, but its CEO has appetite for even more growth. anna.aero investigates the airline’s growing operations.