Articles Tagged ‘RNO’

Fuerteventura shows off its winner’s certificate; first blood to Europe

Fuerteventura shows off its winner’s certificate; first blood to Europe

The first week of the 2015 ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition sees 12 entries from around the world, including two airports sending us two FTWAs each. The last weekly winners of 2014 – the firefighters from Fuerteventura – get the Airport Director to share in their glory.

Reno-Tahoe International Airport welcomes first international service in 15 years; seasonal London service set to start in December

Reno-Tahoe International Airport welcomes first international service in 15 years; seasonal London service set to start in December

Nevada’s second busiest airport has seen passenger numbers drop by a third in the last seven years, but international services have recently returned to the airport. We look at the airport’s seasonality profile, top 10 routes and leading airlines.

Volaris launches two routes to Nevada

Volaris launches two routes to Nevada

Volaris adds Vegas from Cancun and Reno from Guadalajara, both operating twice-weekly.


Alaska Airlines grows in Seattle and Portland

Alaska Airlines grows in Seattle and Portland

Alaska Airlines launches Omaha, NE, from Seattle, WA; and Reno, NV, from Portland, OR.

Viva Las Vegas; McCarran International Airport set to welcome World Routes delegates this weekend

Viva Las Vegas; McCarran International Airport set to welcome World Routes delegates this weekend

McCarran International Airport serving Las Vegas, has slipped from being ranked 10th in the world (in 2005) to 23rd. We take a closer look at why the airport has stopped growing, and which carriers are Southwest Airlines’ nearest challengers at the airport. We also examine Nevada’s other main airport at Reno, and what other scheduled […]

Allegiant Air begins operating flights to Reno out of Oakland

Allegiant Air begins operating flights to Reno out of Oakland

Allegiant Air started operating Oakland International Airport to Reno-Tahoe International Airport


Allegiant Air adds five new routes to its network

Allegiant Air adds five new routes to its network

Allegiant Air expands in St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL; Bellingham, WA; Greensboro, NC; Orlando Sanford, FL; and Oakland, CA.

Allegiant Air arrives in Reno

Allegiant Air arrives in Reno

Allegiant commences twice-weekly flights from Las Vegas, NV, to Reno, NV.

Southwest Airlines adds five domestic routes including LaGuardia from Nashville

Southwest Airlines adds five domestic routes including LaGuardia from Nashville

Southwest Airlines inaugurates services on five domestic routes; adds two routes from Nashville, TN, and one each from Fort Lauderdale, FL, Milwaukee, WI, and Ontario, CA.


Alaska Airlines launches new regional routes in western United States

Alaska Airlines launches new regional routes in western United States

Alaska Airlines now flies from Portland to Bellingham, Bozeman and Santa Barbara, as well as from San Diego to Fresno and Monterey, and from San Jose to Reno.

Delta launches new route to Beijing from Detroit and between Minneapolis and Reno

Delta launches new route to Beijing from Detroit and between Minneapolis and Reno

Delta launched its third route to Beijing in China when it just began flying from Detroit.

New airline routes launched (15-21 February 2011)

New airline routes launched (15-21 February 2011)

The last week has been busy, with 56 new routes starting. But which single airline launched 20 routes as it opened two bases? Which island nation attracted three new routes? Which route resumed after a hiatus of over five-years? Which busy domestic route got a low-cost carrier to compete? And which capital city airport got […]