Articles Tagged ‘YUL’

anna.aero joins Icelandair in celebrating inaugural flight to Montreal

anna.aero joins Icelandair in celebrating inaugural flight to Montreal

For the third time anna.aero’s Chief Analyst has been invited along to an Icelandair route launch to a new destination in North America. First it was Denver (2013), then Portland (2015) and now Montreal. See what happened this time around.

South American fiesta of FTWAs this week

South American fiesta of FTWAs this week

It’s not often that we receive an FTWA from South America, indeed prior to this week we had received just three so far this year. Yet this week we have had five – the most of any region! See if any of these entries can emulate Quito Airport back in February which won its week […]

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

WestJet helps stimulate UK-Canada seat capacity by 20% this summer; passenger numbers peaked in 2007 at 3.9 million

Can the UK-Canada market be stimulated by an LCC? WestJet hopes so as it launches six new routes to the UK, contributing to a big increase in seat capacity for this summer. We look at traffic trends since 1994 and exchange rates.


WOW air welcomed to Canada

WOW air welcomed to Canada

WOW air begins a four times weekly service to Montreal from its Reykjavik/Keflavik base.

Canadian air travel demand grows by just over 4% in 2015; Toronto Pearson passes 40 million mark, Vancouver breaks through 20 million

Canadian air travel demand grows by just over 4% in 2015; Toronto Pearson passes 40 million mark, Vancouver breaks through 20 million

Canada’s biggest airports reported overall growth in 2015 of just over 4%. We reveal the monthly trends for the top 10 airports plus a breakdown of growth by geographic segment.

Air Transat is almost two different airlines – winter versus summer; Cuba is #1 year-round

Air Transat is almost two different airlines – winter versus summer; Cuba is #1 year-round

Perhaps Air Transat should be named Canadian Caribbean Airlines in the winter and Canadian European Airlines in the summer, such is the difference in the carrier’s network between the seasons. anna.aero‘s data elves rummage through the operations one of the world’s most dynamic airlines.


Air China connects to Cuba via Canada

Air China connects to Cuba via Canada

Air China connects Beijing with Havana via Montreal.

Montreal Airport celebrates Route of the Week award for Air China launch; more celebrations in Amsterdam, Bratislava and Prague

Montreal Airport celebrates Route of the Week award for Air China launch; more celebrations in Amsterdam, Bratislava and Prague

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Ryanair celebrates 500,000 passengers from Prague and 10 years in Bratislava, while Krakow Airport opens part of its new terminal renovation. More news also from Amsterdam and Oslo.

A new leader at the top of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition

A new leader at the top of the 2015 Arch of Triumph competition

It’s taken 10 weeks, but finally Faisalabad has been ousted from the #1 spot on the 2015 Arch of Triumph leader board. Has the Australian airport pictured here celebrating its first Chinese service done enough to reach the competition summit? It’s one of seven global airports taking up the challenge this week.


Air China makes Montreal its second Canadian destination

Air China makes Montreal its second Canadian destination

Air China connects Beijing and Montreal with thrice-weekly 777-300ER flights.

Beijing Airport celebrates the Asian ANNIE award for developing the most long-haul routes

Beijing Airport celebrates the Asian ANNIE award for developing the most long-haul routes

In this week’s Network Planning Community News, Birmingham Airport celebrates passing 10 million passengers in the past 12 months, while Beijing Capital Airlines commences its first long-haul charter programme to Copenhagen. More news also from Amsterdam, as well as Frankfurt, Glasgow and Newcastle airports, plus Ryanair.

Canadian airports reporting growth of 4.1% in first half of 2015

Canadian airports reporting growth of 4.1% in first half of 2015

Canadian airports are growing steadily in 2015. We reveal monthly growth at 10 of the biggest as well as which airports are growing across all three market segments (domestic, transborder and international).