Articles Tagged ‘SGN’

IndiGo, Ryanair and China set the pace for W16/17 growth; India now growing faster than US; Spain and UK lead European growth this winter

IndiGo, Ryanair and China set the pace for W16/17 growth; India now growing faster than US; Spain and UK lead European growth this winter

With eight of the top 20 airports and five of the top 10 airlines no wonder China is seeing three times as many additional seats across its airports than any other country this winter. We crunch the numbers and reveal the fastest-growing airlines, airports and country markets this winter.

Thai Lion Air ventures into Vietnam

Thai Lion Air ventures into Vietnam

Thai Lion Air starts daily flights between Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh City.

Air Astana traffic up over 160% since 2006; operates dual hub strategy from Astana and Almaty; Iran becomes latest country market

Air Astana traffic up over 160% since 2006; operates dual hub strategy from Astana and Almaty; Iran becomes latest country market

Air Astana last year carried nearly 3.9 million passengers compared to just 1.5 in 2006. anna.aero takes a closer look to see how the carrier has expanded over the past decade, and to investigate its dual hub network even further.


Skyscanner reveals the value of time to air travellers is $8 per hour for long-haul passengers

Skyscanner reveals the value of time to air travellers is $8 per hour for long-haul passengers

We all know that time is money, but just how much is a long-haul passenger prepared to pay to save one hour of travel time? Those clever people at Skyscanner have analysed the top 100 long-haul routes, and they reckon it’s $8 per hour. They also reveal the potential for new non-stop routes.

VietJetAir starts second Taiwan route from Ho Chi Minh City

VietJetAir starts second Taiwan route from Ho Chi Minh City

VietJetAir now links Ho Chi Minh City and Tainan with four weekly flights.

Air New Zealand ventures into Vietnam

Air New Zealand ventures into Vietnam

Air New Zealand now connects Auckland and Ho Chi Minh City with non-stop flights.


VietJetAir ventures into Malaysia

VietJetAir ventures into Malaysia

VietJetAir now serves Kuala Lumpur from Ho Chi Minh City. Also starts two new domestic routes.

VietJetAir reaches 19 million passengers; has ordered almost 100 A320-series aircraft

VietJetAir reaches 19 million passengers; has ordered almost 100 A320-series aircraft

Only just over four years old, VietJetAir is already challenging Vietnam Airlines to be the biggest carrier in the Vietnamese domestic market. We look at the LCC’s leading routes and international network.

Malindo Air ventures into Vietnam

Malindo Air ventures into Vietnam

Malindo Air starts daily service between Kuala Lumpur and Ho Chi Minh City.


New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 3)

New airline route announcements and fascinating facts and figures we came across this week (2016 – week 3)

In our newest feature we reveal what exciting route news and statistical trivia our data elves have come across during the last week while reading their e-mails (that’s short for elf-mail) and preparing this week’s stories.

AirAsia starts new routes to China and Vietnam

AirAsia starts new routes to China and Vietnam

AirAsia starts new routes to Guangzhou, Ho Chi Minh City and Wuhan.

t’way air ventures into Vietnam

t’way air ventures into Vietnam

t’way air becomes fifth carrier to connect Seoul with Ho Chi Minh City.