Articles Tagged ‘YYJ’

NewLeaf adds a further 11 Canadian domestic routes

NewLeaf adds a further 11 Canadian domestic routes

NewLeaf adds routes from Hamilton, Kelowna, Edmonton, Kamloops and Winnipeg – now serves 11 Canadian destinations.

NewLeaf begins serving 11 Canadian airports; will face competition from WestJet on four routes; bases at Hamilton, Kelowna and Winnipeg

NewLeaf begins serving 11 Canadian airports; will face competition from WestJet on four routes; bases at Hamilton, Kelowna and Winnipeg

Last week witnessed Canada’s newest airline, ULCC NewLeaf, take to the skies, with it launching domestic routes from 11 airports, with its main focus of operation being at Hamilton, Kelowna and Winnipeg airports. anna.aero takes a look at the airline’s current schedule, with the airline seemingly following the style of a certain ULCC across the […]

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.


Pacific Coastal Airlines links Victoria with Kelowna

Pacific Coastal Airlines links Victoria with Kelowna

Pacific Coastal Airlines commences a new 12 times weekly service between Victoria and Kelowna in direct competition with WestJet.

Pacific Coastal Airlines expands its British Colombia offering

Pacific Coastal Airlines expands its British Colombia offering

Pacific Coastal Airlines now links Victoria to Prince George and Trail to Kelowna with six weekly flights, utilising its Saab 340s and Beech 1900s respectively.

WestJet’s traffic grows by 6.3% in 2013; Calgary is #1 base by flights this summer

WestJet’s traffic grows by 6.3% in 2013; Calgary is #1 base by flights this summer

Canada’s second largest carrier according to weekly seat capacity, WestJet has grown remarkably in recent years, serving over 300 non-stop routes in July 2014. As passenger numbers reached a new record high last year, anna.aero investigates the LCC’s network and busiest airports for this summer.


WestJet Encore launches from Calgary with two Q400s

WestJet Encore launches from Calgary with two Q400s

WestJet Encore launches from Calgary Airport with two Q400s and routes to Vancouver Airport, Nanaimo Airport, Fort St. John Airport and Victoria Airport.

Canada's busiest airports report 5.4% growth in Q1 2012

Canada’s busiest airports report 5.4% growth in Q1 2012

Canada’s airports have seen traffic grow by a healthy 5% in the first three months of this year. But which are the fastest-growing airports, how much are the domestic, transborder and international markets growing at each of the top eight airports, and which airlines will be introducing new services at the biggest airports?

WestJet adds first route to Puerto Rico among four new ‘winter sun’ routes

WestJet adds first route to Puerto Rico among four new ‘winter sun’ routes

Canada’s WestJet has launched four more low-frequency routes to help Canadians escape their cold winter weather.


Passenger numbers stable in Canada in Q1; Ottawa only top 10 airport growing at more than 5%; Demand up at Air Canada and WestJet

Passenger numbers stable in Canada in Q1; Ottawa only top 10 airport growing at more than 5%; Demand up at Air Canada and WestJet

Air travel at Canada’s airports has shown little growth yet both Air Canada and WestJet have seen an increase in demand (RPMs). How can this be? How dominant are these two carriers at Canada’s top airports?

New routes launched during the last week
(Saturday 12 – Friday 18 December)

New routes launched during the last week (Saturday 12 - Friday 18 December)Over 60 new routes this week from 30 airlines. Countries involved in celebrating new services include Australia, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Fiji, France, Germany, Hungary, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Kuwait, Libya, Lithuania, Netherlands, Nepal, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland, Syria, Thailand, Turkey, the UAE, the UK, and the USA. Phew, I guess that’s what you’d call global coverage