Articles Tagged ‘Swoop’
Swoop will expand its U.S. presence with nonstop services to five new destinations this summer: New York, Chicago, Nashville, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. It will also extend current seasonal services to San Diego, Palm Springs, Las Vegas, St. Pete-Clearwater, Orlando (Sanford) and Phoenix (Mesa) into the summer season.
Swoop has launched services between Abbotsford International Airport and Los Cabos International Airport. The ultra-low-cost airline will also add Mazatlán to its schedule from Abbotsford on 12 March 2022, the third destination in Mexico following Puerto Vallarta and Los Cabos.
anna.aero spoke with Charles Duncan, President, Swoop, at the recent Future Travel Experience Global event in Las Vegas, about the ultra low cost carrier’s vision for the future of travel. Read the full interview to learn more about Swoop’s plans for 60% fleet growth this summer and its route developments.
Contrary to its airport code – PIE – St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport also loves a good cake. The airport recently celebrated both the Swoop inaugural from PIE to Toronto and the Allegiant launch from PIE to Key West with spectacular cakes, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Cake of the Week prize.
Swoop has 15 routes this winter, with seven domestic and eight international. Edmonton is top, followed by Toronto, a new airport for the carrier.
Routes Reconnected put the spotlight on North America and Canada in a panel session featuring senior stakeholders from JetBlue, San Antonio International Airport, and Swoop.
Swoop launches flights from Winnipeg to Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas, Los Cabos, Orlando and Tampa.
anna.aero looks at the development of the US market ahead of the upcoming ACI-NA JumpStart Nashville conference. Data published by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics shows that 1.01 billion scheduled passengers flew from US airports in 2018, averaging at 2.77 million travellers a day.
Swoop inaugurates four new routes from its London Ontario and Winnipeg bases.
Edmonton Airport set to record 7.8 million terminal passengers for 2018; ULCCs Flair Airlines and Swoop drive second consecutive year of growth
Edmonton Airport handled 7.38 million terminal passengers in 2017, returning to growth after two years of declining traffic. Figures for 2018 suggest that it was on target to exceed 7.80 million passengers by the end of December. Nick Preston takes a closer look at the Albertan airport’s network developments.
Swoop begins a twice-weekly service between the Canadian and Jamaican airports.
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 W18/19. With 20 to choose from, make sure to select and vote for your favourite water salute.