Articles Tagged ‘SCL’

New airline routes launched (20 December - 09 January)

New airline routes launched (20 December – 09 January)

Happy new year! In this edition, Turkish Airlines wins Route of the Week for its Xi’an service, and Manchester Airport is the first Cake of the Week winner of 2020.

JetSMART starts Santiago service

JetSMART starts Santiago service

JetSMART launches four-weekly flights between Salvador Bahia and Santiago de Chile.

LATAM Group’s top-20 connecting routes; Buenos Aires – Natal #1

LATAM Group’s top-20 connecting routes; Buenos Aires – Natal #1

Over 7 million connected with the LATAM Group over Sao Paulo in the last year. Domestic Brazil has 3 million connections, and to/from Europe 1.4 million.


LATAM lands in Brasilia from Santiago

LATAM lands in Brasilia from Santiago

LATAM launches three-times-weekly services between Santiago de Chile and Brasilia.

JetSMART's clever move into Colombian market

JetSMART’s clever move into Colombian market

In this week’s Network Planning Community Newsletter, JetSMART announces first flights to Columbia and takes initial A320neo; Clark International celebrates Arch of Triumph win; Ryanair announces 42 Ukrainian routes; Air Austral places an A220 order and we forecast initial routes; Spirit announces Nashville base expansion just after launch, and Emirates adds A380 to Cairo…

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part I – take your pick from 36 entries across the globe!

Vote for your favourite Arch of Triumph – S19 Part I – take your pick from 36 entries across the globe!

Along with cake, anna.aero is allowing the readers of anna.aero to vote for their favourite Arch of Triumph during the first week of S19. With 36 entries to choose from, make sure you select and vote for your favourite water salute, an award that is very prestigious in the eyes of the airport fire chief’s […]


LATAM Airlines touches down in Tel Aviv

LATAM Airlines touches down in Tel Aviv

LATAM Airlines begins a three times weekly Santiago – Sao Paulo Guarulhos – Tel Aviv service. 

Passenger numbers in Chile grow 130% in 10 years; international sector growing twice as fast as domestic; LATAM Airlines holds 63% of market

Passenger numbers in Chile grow 130% in 10 years; international sector growing twice as fast as domestic; LATAM Airlines holds 63% of market

Chile has an aviation market which handled 22.32 million passengers in 2017, up from 9.71 million in 2009. LATAM Airlines flew 14.13 million passengers last year, while over 334,000 were transported by start-up carrier JetSMART. Jonathan Ford looks further into this nation’s growth and how carriers are reacting.

LATAM Airlines connects Cuzco with Santiago

LATAM Airlines connects Cuzco with Santiago

LATAM Airlines launches a three times weekly service between the Peruvian and Chilean cities.


Narrow-body aircraft on long-haul routes; US is leading market in S18, Copa Airlines heads airline rankings

Narrow-body aircraft on long-haul routes; US is leading market in S18, Copa Airlines heads airline rankings

Narrow-body aircraft are typically workhorses for short- and medium-haul flying. However, some carriers choose to deploy single-aisle types on longer sectors, including a growing number of LCCs. Nick Preston reveals the leading airlines, airports and country markets for long-haul narrow-body flights in S18.

Billund Airport shows off its second Arch of Triumph certificate

Billund Airport shows off its second Arch of Triumph certificate

Despite crashing out of the World Cup in the Round of 16 to England’s semi-final opponents Croatia, the Danes are born winners, particularly their airport firefighters! While Billund Airport’s firefighters celebrate their own global triumph, 10 more airports take it to extra time in search of victory.

Sky Airline returns to growth following LCC restructure; international market accounts for 18% of seats but some routes have been chopped

Sky Airline returns to growth following LCC restructure; international market accounts for 18% of seats but some routes have been chopped

Sky Airline is a Chilean airline that was founded in 2002, however it went through a restructure in 2015 to become a low-cost carrier to help reduce costs. Jonathan Ford takes a closer look at the recent developments of this South American airline, including its growth in international markets.