Articles Tagged ‘SYD’
Hawaiian Airlines breaks nine million passenger barrier at Honolulu; traffic up 43% in ten years as international market share grows
Hawaiian Airlines is the largest airline at Honolulu, with the carrier accounting for 47% of the airport’s weekly seat capacity in S17. Last year the airline’s traffic increased by 2.2% from the Hawaiian airport. We investigate further into the airline’s growth from Honolulu and the rise of its international markets.
Helsinki-Denpasar is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ nearly 230,000 searches; Finnair’s next Asian foray??
Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shown that in the last 12 months nearly 230,000 potential travellers searched on the leading flight comparison site for flights between Helsinki and Denpasar ‒ but the route is unserved!? Finnair currently serves 99 destinations from its main hub – will Bali become #100??
Jetstar Airways returns to Vietnam with flights from Melbourne and Sydney.
Luxembourg-Budapest is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ nearly 35,000 searches; Luxair’s next link after Alicante??
Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shown that in the last year nearly 35,000 potential travellers searched on the leading flight comparison site for flights between Luxembourg and Budapest ‒ but the route is unserved!? After adding Alicante already this summer, and with Biarritz to start next week, will the Hungarian capital be next for Luxair??
Changsha Airport breaks 20 million passenger milestone in 2016; Hainan Airlines starts non-stop services to Australia and Los Angeles
Now ranked as China’s 13th busiest airport, Changsha Huanghua International Airport also has a new runway to help take it to 30 million passengers by 2020. We reveal its rate of growth since 2007, the leading airlines and busiest routes.
Sydney-Osaka is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” ‒ over 275,000 searches; Jetstar’s next Kansai connection?
Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has shown that in the last year over 275,000 potential travellers searched on the leading flight comparison site for flights between Sydney and Osaka ‒ but the route is unserved!? We reckon there could be up to five different carriers which may have this link on their respective to-do lists – but who will tick it off […]
Oslo Airport outdoes its opposition to win the Part I of Arch of Triumph Public Vote; Now it’s S17 launches – Part II
Nearly 600 votes were cast to determine who the world thinks performed the best FTWA to mark the start of S17 ‒ with Oslo Gardermoen’s firefighters coming out on top. Europe’s fire stations still reign supreme, as the Norwegian airport becomes the region’s tenth straight winner in the Public Votes.
Vietnam Airlines links Hanoi and Sydney three times weekly with 787-9s.
Newcastle-Perth is “Skyscanner Unserved Route of the Week” with 23,000 annual searches; Jetstar’s fourth route from NSW airport??
Skyscanner’s Travel Insight software has revealed that in the last year 23,000 potential travellers searched the leading flight comparison site for flights between Newcastle and Perth ‒ but the route is unserved!? After our recent success in getting Fiji Airways to fly Nadi-Adelaide, will this become our second Australian new route triumph??
AirAsia X grows passenger numbers by 30% in 2016; now serves 11 countries from Kuala Lumpur base with 22 aircraft; US access granted
AirAsia X has been a pioneer in the low-cost long-haul (LCLH) market and celebrates its 10th anniversary in November. We look at the airline’s recent rapid growth, fleet plans and biggest country markets, as well as taking a closer look at all the routes that have failed to deliver.
Qantas will compete against Air China on the Beijing to Sydney route.
Low-cost long-haul flights up 20% this summer; Norwegian now has more flights than AirAsia X; KL and London Gatwick are top airports
The low-cost long-haul (LCLH) market is still in its relative infancy. We reveal the leading airlines and airports this summer, as flights are up 20%, but the number of airports involved has remained unchanged. Eurowings’ Cologne Bonn operation is adding several new routes this summer.