Articles Tagged ‘RIC’

Aarhus steals the show in Arch of Triumph Part I voting; Choose now from 30 arches and select your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part II

Aarhus steals the show in Arch of Triumph Part I voting; Choose now from 30 arches and select your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part II

Aarhus Airport stole the show in S19 Part I of the Arch of Triumph Public Vote, securing 71% of all ballots. With a further 30 entries in Part II of the S19 season launch voting, take a peruse through the global salutes and choose your favourite today. Vote now!

Allegiant Air sets off from Sarasota for seven new cities

Allegiant Air sets off from Sarasota for seven new cities

Allegiant Air launches flights to Columbus/Rickenbacker, Cleveland, Grand Rapids, Harrisburg, Nashville, Richmond and Syracuse.

Allegiant Air adds four domestic destinations in single day

Allegiant Air adds four domestic destinations in single day

Allegiant Air introduces new domestic connections from Jacksonville and Nashville.


Lisbon scores second Portuguese hat-trick in a week

Lisbon scores second Portuguese hat-trick in a week

The FTWA competition is continuing to hot up with another 21 entries received this week. There’s strong representation from Europe, plus examples from North America and the Caribbean. This week’s result sees a previous 2018 winner extend a remarkable winning run. Find out more here.

Spirit Airlines adds Richmond to its route map

Spirit Airlines adds Richmond to its route map

Spirit Airlines begins routes to Fort Lauderdale and Orlando from the Virginia airport.

Allegiant Air to begin serving Nashville

Allegiant Air to begin serving Nashville

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, along with Allegiant Air’s newest airport announcement, Newcastle Airport in the UK unveils the progress on its new international arrival hall, on course to open ahead of this year’s summer season peak.  


Spirit Airlines now pushes six million passengers from Fort Lauderdale, its largest airport; 39 of 53 routes flown at least daily this summer

Spirit Airlines now pushes six million passengers from Fort Lauderdale, its largest airport; 39 of 53 routes flown at least daily this summer

Spirit Airlines is one of the leading carriers at Fort Lauderdale, carrying 6.31 million passengers from the Floridian city in 2017. This year the airline will add six new routes from its biggest base, however one destination appears to have not performed as expected. Jonathan Ford tells more on recent developments.

Viennese fire fighters in a whirl after Arch of Triumph win

Viennese fire fighters in a whirl after Arch of Triumph win

Vienna’s triumphant fire crew celebrates last week’s win for the Air India inaugural – the Austrian capital’s first ever victory in the competition. 10 airports vie for honours in this week’s Arch of Triumph battle.

Allegiant Air starts eight unserved US routes

Allegiant Air starts eight unserved US routes

Allegiant Air begins services on eight US domestic routes facing no direct competition – all served twice-weekly.


Cluj-Napoca clobbers the competition in S16 FTWA public vote; Vienna takes this week’s title

Cluj-Napoca clobbers the competition in S16 FTWA public vote; Vienna takes this week’s title

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.

United Airlines launches Denver double

United Airlines launches Denver double

United Airlines begins daily services to Hartford and Richmond from its Colorado hub.

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.