Articles Tagged ‘SRQ’

American Airlines launches 26 new routes in three weeks

American Airlines launches 26 new routes in three weeks

American Airlines begins 26 new routes across seven bases in the US. 

Frontier Airlines flings into action four new Florida connections

Frontier Airlines flings into action four new Florida connections

Frontier Airlines begins three new routes to Sarasota and one from Orlando. 

Ryanair announces Exeter as its latest UK destination

Ryanair announces Exeter as its latest UK destination

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, along with Ryanair’s announcement, Blue Islands announced record passenger numbers in S18, British Airways celebrates 20 years of flying to Denver, while Sarasota Airport commissions a fantastic cake to celebrate the opening of its new control tower. More news also from Vietnam Airlines and Aeroflot.


Allegiant Air, flydubai and Transavia post multiple entries in this week's Arch of Triumph competition

Allegiant Air, flydubai and Transavia post multiple entries in this week’s Arch of Triumph competition

Special livery aircraft featuring the Egyptian National Football Team, three airlines with multiple entries, five global regions doing battle, this week’s Arch of Triumph competition has got it all. Which one of the 10 entries will be victorious??

Allegiant Air adds Sarasota to its Florida destination list

Allegiant Air adds Sarasota to its Florida destination list

Allegiant Air now links Sarasota with Cincinnati, Indianapolis and Pittsburgh. 

St. Petersburg celebrates Route of the Week accolade for the arrival of Qatar Airways, while Orlando Melbourne toasts Cake of the Week win

St. Petersburg celebrates Route of the Week accolade for the arrival of Qatar Airways, while Orlando Melbourne toasts Cake of the Week win

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Icelandair announces that it will begin a seasonal route to Kansas City starting 25 May 2018, while Allegiant Air has confirmed two new sectors from Pittsburgh for S18. More news also from Luxair at Berlin Tegel and SilkAir in Darwin.   


Arch of Triumph double winners on display

Arch of Triumph double winners on display

This week we have not one, but two Arch of Triumph certificate celebrations from previous winners in Marseille and Sarasota – both first-time victors. Who will join the roll-call of 2016 winners as the year draws to a close – will it be an FTWA newbie or an old-hand of this four-year-old competition?

Akron-Canton Airport celebrates its Fire Truck Water Arch victory

Akron-Canton Airport celebrates its Fire Truck Water Arch victory

Akron-Canton delivered North America’s third win of 2016, joining the likes of Denver and Kelowna with weekly wins in the Arch of Triumph battle. With 50% of this week’s six entries, North America may just provide back-to-back wins.

Elite Airways selects Sarasota as its fourth Floridian gateway

Elite Airways selects Sarasota as its fourth Floridian gateway

Elite Airways begins serving Sarasota from Portland in Maine, a route it will operate twice-weekly.


WestJet welcomes five new services to network

WestJet welcomes five new services to network

WestJet begins five new international services – two of which connect Charlottetown and Toronto with Florida.

North America nets its second FTWA win of 2015; Europe goes five weeks without a win

North America nets its second FTWA win of 2015; Europe goes five weeks without a win

All tied at the top of the inter-regional ‘Arch of Triumph’ table again, with North America joining Asia at the summit of the leader board. This week’s victorious airport also charges into the top two of the inter-airport battle, squeezing in between Delhi and Turin.

United Airlines introduces second route to Sarasota in Florida

United Airlines introduces second route to Sarasota in Florida

United Airlines now operates daily from New York Newark to Sarasota in Florida, utilising its 737-800s.