Articles Tagged ‘SilkAir’

Australian domestic air travel declining; international traffic up as Air China, Cebu Pacific Air, SilkAir and United Airlines add routes

Australian domestic air travel declining; international traffic up as Air China, Cebu Pacific Air, SilkAir and United Airlines add routes

Australia’s domestic air travel market is no longer growing, though international traffic is. We look at recent trends ‘down under’ and reveal which airlines have added which international routes in the last 12 months.

SilkAir now serves almost 50 destinations from Singapore; China, India and Indonesia are leading country markets

SilkAir now serves almost 50 destinations from Singapore; China, India and Indonesia are leading country markets

Singapore Airlines’ regional subsidiary SilkAir now carries over 3.5 million passengers per year on a fleet of almost 30 narrow-body jets. We look at the airline’s growth in the last 10 years, leading routes and country markets.

Portland proudly parades its 'Arch of Triumph' win

Portland proudly parades its ‘Arch of Triumph’ win

With a table-topping score of 36.7, Portland Airport’s Aircraft Fire and Rescue C Shift have a lot to be proud of this week. Meanwhile, 10 airports from across the world slug it out for this week’s award.


SilkAir raises presence in Australia

SilkAir raises presence in Australia

SilkAir now links Singapore with Cairns in Australia, in part via existing Darwin service.

Hangzhou Airport passes 25m passenger mark in 2014; KLM and Qatar Airways operate airport’s longest routes to Amsterdam and Doha

Hangzhou Airport passes 25m passenger mark in 2014; KLM and Qatar Airways operate airport’s longest routes to Amsterdam and Doha

Just 200 kilometres from Shanghai, Hangzhou is home to China’s 10th busiest airport, which grew by 15% in 2014. We look at the airport’s rapid growth since 2006, its leading routes, leading airlines and developments in international services.

Singapore Airlines struggles to grow in dynamic Singapore market

Singapore Airlines struggles to grow in dynamic Singapore market

Singapore Airlines has an enviable reputation for service quality but its route network from Changi has been shrinking rather than growing in recent years. We reveal the airline’s top routes by ASKs and how its partner airlines have been developing.


Darwin Airport reports 5% traffic growth in FY2014; Malaysia Airlines drives international growth

Darwin Airport reports 5% traffic growth in FY2014; Malaysia Airlines drives international growth

Gateway to the capital of the Northern Territory of Australia, Darwin Airport consolidated its annual passenger performance in FY2014, reaching 2.3 million this year. With a total of 11 carriers operating from the airport, anna.aero takes a closer look at Darwin’s recent developments and reveals which is the busiest destination this summer.

SilkAir makes Hangzhou eighth Chinese destination

SilkAir makes Hangzhou eighth Chinese destination

SilkAir offers four weekly flights from Singapore to Hangzhou competing with Jetstar Asia’s five.

SilkAir adds Mandalay in Myanmar to network

SilkAir adds Mandalay in Myanmar to network

SilkAir now links Singapore with Mandalay thrice-weekly via Yangon using A320s.


Strongest February for Airbus and Boeing; SilkAir receives first 737-800

Strongest February for Airbus and Boeing; SilkAir receives first 737-800

Airbus and Boeing recorded the strongest February since anna.aero started tracking aircraft deliveries in 2008, with the American producer handing over 50 airframes, five more than its European counterpart.

Philippines capacity up 5.4% in 2013; Cebu Pacific Air commands half of domestic market

Philippines capacity up 5.4% in 2013; Cebu Pacific Air commands half of domestic market

Benefiting from an emerging economic climate, seat capacity in the Philippines has grown rapidly since we last looked at this market two years ago, offering over 41 million one-way seats in 2013. anna.aero investigates the biggest carriers operating in this dynamic market and reveals which airports are going to grow this summer. 

SilkAir makes Yogyakarta its 12th destination in Indonesia

SilkAir makes Yogyakarta its 12th destination in Indonesia

SilkAir links Singapore Changi with Yogyakarta with thrice-weekly flights. Competes with both Indonesia AirAsia and Tiger Airways.