Articles Tagged ‘VKO’

Week six of the 2016 Arch of Triumph sees Asia take on Europe

Week six of the 2016 Arch of Triumph sees Asia take on Europe

It’s Asia versus Europe this week as just two entries battle it out to become Week Six winner of the Arch of Triumph competition in 2016. Find out which of the dynamic FTWA duo has achieved the highest score and brought home the win for their airport.

Pobeda starts first German route

Pobeda starts first German route

Pobeda adds Cologne Bonn to existing international services to Bratislava and Milan/Bergamo.

Mahan Air returns to Moscow market

Mahan Air returns to Moscow market

Mahan Air re-starts flights to Moscow from Tehran Imam Khomeini by launching services to Vnukovo on 21 January.


Pobeda goes international serving Bratislava and Milan/Bergamo; Aeroflot’s LCC looking for other international destinations in 2016

Pobeda goes international serving Bratislava and Milan/Bergamo; Aeroflot’s LCC looking for other international destinations in 2016

Aeroflot’s in-house LCC started almost 50 new routes in 2015 including its first two outside of Russia. We reveal what share of the Moscow market the carrier has and which are its 15 biggest routes (by ASKs) from Moscow.

Houston Intercontinental celebrates winning Route of the Week for the arrival of Air New Zealand

Houston Intercontinental celebrates winning Route of the Week for the arrival of Air New Zealand

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, QantasLink commences services from Sydney on a domestic route to Sunshine Coast, while Pobeda launches services to Bratislava. More news also from Rome Fiumicino, Warsaw Chopin, Riga, Melbourne (Florida) and Copenhagen airports.

Pobeda ventures into Europe

Pobeda ventures into Europe

Pobeda starts its first routes outside of the Russian domestic market, launching daily flights to Bratislava and Milan/Bergamo.


10 more airports slug it out for 2015 Arch of Triumph honours

10 more airports slug it out for 2015 Arch of Triumph honours

Will this FTWA for the Russian LCC Pobeda be good enough to break-up the party at the top of the leader board? Find out which one of 10 global airports has won the penultimate Arch of Triumph title of 2015.

Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

Moscow Sheremetyevo overtakes Domodedovo to become Russia’s busiest airport again; #1 airline Aeroflot grows by 8%

Not since 2005, when Moscow Domodedovo became the busiest airport in Russia, has Moscow Sheremetyevo been #1, but 2015 figures so far reveal it is on course to take top spot again. Carriers like long-serving Czech Airlines have helped – a good reason for another celebratory fire truck water arch we think!

Pobeda pops-up in St Petersburg

Pobeda pops-up in St Petersburg

Pobeda enters the St Petersburg market with Krasnodar and Ekaterinburg services. Vnukovo network bolstered too.


Pobeda sets-off for Samara from Vnukovo

Pobeda sets-off for Samara from Vnukovo

Pobeda adds the 861-kilometre domestic sector to Samara from its Moscow Vnukovo operation.

Russian market set for changes as Aeroflot to absorb Transaero Airlines; fastest-growing Russian airports and airlines revealed

Russian market set for changes as Aeroflot to absorb Transaero Airlines; fastest-growing Russian airports and airlines revealed

We reveal the top airports and airlines in Russia in the first half of 2015 and how they compare with 2014. We also report on which country markets have seen the biggest changes in capacity in the last two years.

Transaero Airlines begins Belgorod flights for the first time

Transaero Airlines begins Belgorod flights for the first time

Transaero Airlines starts two new services from two different Moscow airports.