Articles Tagged ‘WDH’

European airports have seven of 2018 Arch of Triumph top 10

European airports have seven of 2018 Arch of Triumph top 10

In a week when the nation’s football team failed to beat Croatia in the FIFA World Cup Round of 16, a little bit of Danish national pride will have been restored as a result of an Arch of Triumph win against 14 other airports in the FTWA World Competition.

Air Namibia gets going for Ghana and Nigeria

Air Namibia gets going for Ghana and Nigeria

Air Namibia launches a four times weekly triangular route between Windhoek, Lagos and Accra. 

Heathrow Expansion - 61 unserved African routes; 27 African countries!

Heathrow Expansion – 61 unserved African routes; 27 African countries!

In the lead up to the anna.aero-RABA Heathrow HubLAB conference next month, we look at Heathrow’s underserved potential for routes to Africa and the Middle East. There are 61 African airports and 27 countries with links to other mega hubs in Europe, but no services to Heathrow this summer.


Eurowings enters 27 extra city pairs from core markets

Eurowings enters 27 extra city pairs from core markets

Eurowings starts flights from 11 different Austrian and German airports.

Cape Town Airport experiences strong growth since 2014; increase in international seats outpaces domestic demand

Cape Town Airport experiences strong growth since 2014; increase in international seats outpaces domestic demand

Cape Town Airport handled 10.7 million passengers in 2017, representing a 6.1% increase compared to 2016 and a significant 24% rise since 2014. Nick Preston takes a look at the factors driving this growth and identifies the airport’s main network trends over the past 10 years, including its largest airline operators, and top domestic and […]

MEB3 carriers experience network slowdown in 2017; US, Australia and UK remain biggest country markets by ASKs

MEB3 carriers experience network slowdown in 2017; US, Australia and UK remain biggest country markets by ASKs

Emirates is catching Qatar Airways in terms of the number of destinations served by the big three Middle Eastern airlines (MEB3). We reveal the routes added (and dropped) by the MEB3 carriers in the last 12 months, and which are the top 15 country markets for the combined carriers.


SA Airlink adventures into St. Helena

SA Airlink adventures into St. Helena

SA Airlink becomes first airline to offer schedule flights to St. Helena with a weekly link from Johannesburg.

Eurowings enters two new long-haul markets

Eurowings enters two new long-haul markets

Eurowings commences US and African flights from its Cologne Bonn base. 

Vote for the best of 12 W16/17 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

Vote for the best of 12 W16/17 Fire Truck Water Arches – get voting now

For one of the 12 airports involved in this week’s Arch of Triumph public vote it will be a great start to November, because within seven days one airport will have a new certificate adorning the fire station walls, and the fire crews will be the toast of the airport. Let battle commence!!


KLM adds to Asian, African and European networks

KLM adds to Asian, African and European networks

KLM links its Amsterdam hub to Colombo, Dublin and Windhoek, with the latter operating via its existing Luanda connection.

Air Namibia launches fourth route to South Africa

Air Namibia launches fourth route to South Africa

Air Namibia begins flight to Durban from Windhoek via Gaborone – already serves Cape Town and Johannesburg.

Qatar Airways makes Windhoek African destination #23

Qatar Airways makes Windhoek African destination #23

Qatar Airways becomes first MEB3 carrier to serve Namibia.