Articles Tagged ‘SAW’

anna.aero helps welcome Emirates to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen

anna.aero helps welcome Emirates to Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen

anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, was warmly invited by Emirates and Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport to help welcome the arrival of the carrier’s inaugural service from Dubai on 15 December, a route which has been in the pipeline for five years. Take a closer look to see how the evening’s events unfolded, and find out […]

30 Second Interview – Adnan Kazim, Emirates’ Divisional SVP, Strategic Planning, Revenue Optimization & Aeropolitical Affairs

30 Second Interview – Adnan Kazim, Emirates’ Divisional SVP, Strategic Planning, Revenue Optimization & Aeropolitical Affairs

During a recent visit to Istanbul to welcome Emirates’ inaugural flight from Dubai to the city’s Sabiha Gökçen Airport, anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, caught a moment with Emirates’ Divisional SVP, Strategic Planning, Revenue Optimization & Aeropolitical Affairs, Adnan Kazim. During their conversation, they spoke about the growth of the Emirates A380 network, which will […]

Istanbul New Airport could help generate over 200 new routes when it opens in 2018; anna.aero reveals over 150 possible new destinations

Istanbul New Airport could help generate over 200 new routes when it opens in 2018; anna.aero reveals over 150 possible new destinations

Last week’s ACI Airport Exchange marked the first big public reveal of the details of Istanbul New Airport which is set to open its first phase in 2018. The senior management of both the new airport and Turkish Airlines comprehensively turned out and gave top briefings, while anna.aero unveiled over 200 possible new routes.


MEB3 in Europe +360% since 2005: Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways now serve 48 airports in 28 countries

MEB3 in Europe +360% since 2005: Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways now serve 48 airports in 28 countries

With certain European airlines still grumbling about distorted competition from carriers in the Middle East, we take a closer look at the development of the MEB3 carriers on routes to Europe during the last decade.

Moscow Sheremetyevo hands out its Perfect Timing Awards while Emirates welcomes its first two-class A380

Moscow Sheremetyevo hands out its Perfect Timing Awards while Emirates welcomes its first two-class A380

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, London Stansted Airport welcomes the arrival of Eurowings’ inaugural service from Vienna, while Routesonline celebrates a special 40th birthday. More news also from fastjet Zimbabwe as well as Puerto Plata, São Paulo Guarulhos and Bristol airports and from the 137th IATA Slot Conference.

Find out which airport wins this week’s Arch of Triumph as 2015 competition enters season finale period

Find out which airport wins this week’s Arch of Triumph as 2015 competition enters season finale period

The stakes could not be higher for the world’s airports, as the end of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition enters its final phase. Las Vegas Airport gambled all its chips on this FTWA for Norwegian – but was it enough to win the weekly jackpot? Find out the results here.


Pegasus Airlines adds another domestic sector from Sabiha Gökçen

Pegasus Airlines adds another domestic sector from Sabiha Gökçen

Pegasus Airlines makes Ordu-Giresun domestic route #31 from its Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen hub.

anna.aero meets with Pegasus Airlines’ Sales VP, Emre Pekesen, at World Travel Market to discuss the carrier’s future growth

anna.aero meets with Pegasus Airlines’ Sales VP, Emre Pekesen, at World Travel Market to discuss the carrier’s future growth

During this year’s World Travel Market in London, anna.aero’s Assistant Editor, Jonathan Ford, met with Pegasus Airlines’ Sales VP, Emre Pekesen. Topics discussed included the carrier’s growth, the capacity issues currently being seen at Istanbul’s two major airports and why the city’s new airport needs to come sooner rather than later.

Istanbul Atatürk, Dallas Love Field and Osaka Kansai welcome winter network growth; Turkish Airlines, Southwest and Ryanair driving airport expansion

Istanbul Atatürk, Dallas Love Field and Osaka Kansai welcome winter network growth; Turkish Airlines, Southwest and Ryanair driving airport expansion

Part two of our global analysis of the start of the W15/16 season looks at which airports have seen the biggest net gain in new routes since last winter. We reveal the leading airports in Asia, Europe and North America.


Dubai, Ryanair and China are the fastest growing airport, airline and country market entering W15/16

Dubai, Ryanair and China are the fastest growing airport, airline and country market entering W15/16

The northern hemisphere winter season has begun with the launch of dozens of new routes. anna.aero reveals which airports, airlines and country markets have seen the biggest volume increase in seat capacity this November compared with last November.

Vote for Cake of the Week – 19 tasty treats from W15/16 Part I

Vote for Cake of the Week – 19 tasty treats from W15/16 Part I

Mobilise your staff, fans and followers and win one of aviation’s most sought after awards – yes the public vote for the prestigious anna.aero Cake of the Week is back to herald the start of the W15/16 season. Rules? The airport with the most votes wins! Simple.

Turkish Airlines makes Miami destination #12 in the Americas

Turkish Airlines makes Miami destination #12 in the Americas

Turkish Airlines’ two Istanbul hubs both see the start of a new destination each – one in US and one in Iraq.