Articles Tagged ‘SYD’

Tigerair Australia celebrates its eighth birthday; parent Virgin Australia tinkering with fleet and network of wholly-owned LCC

Tigerair Australia celebrates its eighth birthday; parent Virgin Australia tinkering with fleet and network of wholly-owned LCC

Tigerair Australia is eight this week! The now wholly-owned Virgin Australia Airlines subsidiary has had a busy 12 months, with an ownership change, a new home at its main base, passing the 18 million passenger milestone, 737-800s joining the fleet as well as new crew uniforms. Phew!

One week to go until Asia’s biggest passenger experience expo kicks off – register for free today!

One week to go until Asia’s biggest passenger experience expo kicks off – register for free today!

anna.aero sister event Future Travel Experience Asia EXPO 2015 is now just a week away and time is running out to register for your free pass to attend Asia’s largest passenger experience expo. More than 1,000 forward-thinking air transport industry figures have already registered – will you be joining them in Singapore?

Dubai, Ryanair and China are the fastest growing airport, airline and country market entering W15/16

Dubai, Ryanair and China are the fastest growing airport, airline and country market entering W15/16

The northern hemisphere winter season has begun with the launch of dozens of new routes. anna.aero reveals which airports, airlines and country markets have seen the biggest volume increase in seat capacity this November compared with last November.


Košice Airport firefighters go wild with joy at second Arch of Triumph win

Košice Airport firefighters go wild with joy at second Arch of Triumph win

Is that a new Slovakian boy band? Or just four jubilant Košice Airport firefighters with their second Arch of Triumph certificate this year? Six global airports slug it out to win big this week in this special edition feature.

Indonesia AirAsia Extra settles in Sydney

Indonesia AirAsia Extra settles in Sydney

Indonesia AirAsia Extra connects Denpasar in Bali with Sydney in Australia.

American Airlines overtakes Delta Air Lines and United Airlines to become #1 at Los Angeles

American Airlines overtakes Delta Air Lines and United Airlines to become #1 at Los Angeles

The merger of American Airlines and US Airways has resulted in the ‘new’ American becoming the number one carrier out of Los Angeles, with the number one carrier in S14, United Airlines, slipping to third. anna.aero investigates to see which airlines are growing the most from the Californian hub, and which markets are becoming more popular.


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.

Qantas hops into Haneda from Sydney

Qantas hops into Haneda from Sydney

Qantas switches its Sydney to Tokyo service from Narita to Haneda, as Brisbane gets daily link to the former.

Middle East to Australia market to grow by 13%; Emirates and Qantas control nearly 60% of weekly seats

Middle East to Australia market to grow by 13%; Emirates and Qantas control nearly 60% of weekly seats

The insatiable appetite for Europeans to travel down under via the MEB3 carrier hubs looks set to continue, with 14 airport pairs available in January 2016 when compared to just half that amount five years ago. anna.aero takes a ‘Captain Cook’ at the market, with the Ashes (a five-game series of cricket matches between England […]


United Airlines dominates San Francisco, having nearly five times more weekly seats than #2 carrier Delta Air Lines; Will drop JFK in October

United Airlines dominates San Francisco, having nearly five times more weekly seats than #2 carrier Delta Air Lines; Will drop JFK in October

United Airlines has one of its largest bases at San Francisco, and is indeed the largest airline at the hub, with the carrier boasting 85 non-stop destinations this summer. Its domination shows when compared to the airport’s second largest airline, who has just nine routes this summer. But will the loss of JFK effect the […]

Qantas starts three routes – one domestic, one regional, one long-haul

Qantas starts three routes – one domestic, one regional, one long-haul

Qantas commences domestic flights to Hamilton Island, regional flights to Singapore and long-haul flights to Vancouver.

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.