Articles Tagged ‘Sun Country Airlines’

Sun Country Airlines makes a move for Myrtle Beach

Sun Country Airlines makes a move for Myrtle Beach

Sun Country Airlines inaugurates non-stop service between Minneapolis-St. Paul and Myrtle Beach. 

Sun Country Airlines swings into Santa Rosa

Sun Country Airlines swings into Santa Rosa

Sun Country Airlines begins a weekly seasonal service between Minneapolis-St. Paul and Santa Rosa. 

Allegiant Air hits 1.8 million passengers from St. Pete-Clearwater; route count grows from 12 to 53 in 10 years; airline's third largest base

Allegiant Air hits 1.8 million passengers from St. Pete-Clearwater; route count grows from 12 to 53 in 10 years; airline’s third largest base

Allegiant Air carried 1.8 million passengers from St. Pete-Clearwater in 2016, up approximately 15% when compared to 2015. The airport is the airline’s third largest base behind Orlando Sanford and Las Vegas, with it occupying 8.0% of the carrier’s seat capacity last year. We take a closer look at the airline’s history at the Floridan […]


Sun Country Airlines links Minneapolis-St. Paul with Palm Beach

Sun Country Airlines links Minneapolis-St. Paul with Palm Beach

Sun Country Airlines joins Delta Air Lines on the US domestic connection. 

US traffic growing modestly in 2016 so far; domestic capacity down, international up this winter; LCCs continue to lead the way

US traffic growing modestly in 2016 so far; domestic capacity down, international up this winter; LCCs continue to lead the way

US airlines are racking up record profits partly thanks to keeping a check on capacity growth. Passenger numbers are up only modestly this summer, while this winter domestic capacity is down at the top five carriers. We reveal which of the top 50 airports are likely to see growth this winter.

ULCCs Allegiant Air, Frontier Airlines and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth in S16; Air Canada and Emirates growing by 20%

ULCCs Allegiant Air, Frontier Airlines and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth in S16; Air Canada and Emirates growing by 20%

US airlines set domestic and international traffic records in 2015. We reveal the leading airlines this summer in the US domestic and international markets and how their seat capacities compare with last summer.


International traffic to Mexico up almost 20% in September; US carriers such as Southwest Airlines adding plenty of new routes

International traffic to Mexico up almost 20% in September; US carriers such as Southwest Airlines adding plenty of new routes

Air travel to, from and within Mexico has been growing strongly in 2015. We look at how domestic and international growth rates compare and which airlines are leading the way by adding most new routes.

Southwest Florida Airport celebrates Cake of the Week win while Ryanair celebrates one year of Glasgow flights

Southwest Florida Airport celebrates Cake of the Week win while Ryanair celebrates one year of Glasgow flights

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, airberlin commences its first winter flights between Zurich and Faro while Ryanair also celebrates 250,000 passengers at Lublin Airport in Poland. Finally Bristol Airport unveils its newly refurbished gate lounge.

Arch of Triumph leader shows off its certificate

Arch of Triumph leader shows off its certificate

Sweeping back to the summit of the 2015 competition with a winning score of 37.9, Birmingham Airport brings out the big guns (Paul Kehoe, the airport’s CEO) in order to celebrate this week. Find out whether any of this week’s three entrants has enough to steal the #1 spot from the UK airport.


Sun Country Airlines links Southwest Florida with Cancún

Sun Country Airlines links Southwest Florida with Cancún

Sun Country Airlines commences a twice-weekly link between the two airports using its 737-800s.

Sun Country Airlines launches two routes from Minneapolis-St. Paul

Sun Country Airlines launches two routes from Minneapolis-St. Paul

Sun Country Airlines begins services to Savannah and Gulfport – both to be operated weekly with 737-800s.

ULCCs Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth this summer; Southwest Airlines doubles international capacity

ULCCs Allegiant Air and Spirit Airlines driving US domestic growth this summer; Southwest Airlines doubles international capacity

Domestic growth rates are rising while international growth rates are falling. We reveal the leading airlines in the US domestic and international markets and how their seat capacities compare with last year.