Weekly New Route Awards | anna.aero
Salvador Bahia in Brazil won last week’s Arch of Triumph award for the impressive aqua performance that it laid on for Copa Airlines’ inaugural flight from Panama City. See which airport this week has attempted to match the results of Salvador Bahia and tried to break into the top 10 FTWA leaderboard.
easyJet adds three lines from Basel and 10 from Tegel – also marks return of Norway to route map.
Jetstar Airways launches year-round services between Brisbane and Uluru.
The 2018 Arch of Triumph leader board now sees two Brazilian FTWAs taking pride of place inside the top 10. What with three victorious baptisms from Lisbon too, Portuguese appears to be the winning language of water arches. Excelentes arcos de água!!
easyJet launches four routes from London Southend, three from Liverpool and two from Naples.
Copa Airlines adds year-round Salvador de Bahia service – becomes airport’s third Star Alliance carrier.
At the fifth attempt, starting with its first entry back in 2014, Stuttgart Airport has finally won its first ever weekly win in the Arch of Triumph competition. Airports from Africa, Caribbean, Europe and South America battle it out for new route marketing glory this week.
LEVEL launches flights to London Gatwick, Palma de Mallorca and Barcelona from its new base.
With France claiming Germany’s crown as football World Cup champions on Sunday, the nation craved something to lift its collective spirits. Step-up some German airport firefighters to restore some well-needed national pride.
Norwegian commences a four times weekly operation to the home of Hollywood from Madrid.
Cambodia Airways commences service to Siem Reap and Sihanoukville.
Despite crashing out of the World Cup in the Round of 16 to England’s semi-final opponents Croatia, the Danes are born winners, particularly their airport firefighters! While Billund Airport’s firefighters celebrate their own global triumph, 10 more airports take it to extra time in search of victory.