Weekly New Route Awards | anna.aero
Europe claims first victory and flies to the top of the Arch of Triumph competition
It’s has taken till just before the start of the S19 season, but Europe has finally earned its first weekly Arch of Triumph victory for the year. Not only has this feat been achieved, but the continent has flown straight to the top of the overall leaderboard in impressive style with a milestone route launch. See more here.
Loganair lands in Newcastle launching Norwegian and Belgian links
Loganair replaces bmi regional on key services – also launches new German link from Glasgow.
IndiGo enters European market
IndiGo launches its first flights to Europe with new service linking Delhi with Istanbul Atatürk.
Europe and Asia battle it out in the latest Arch of Triumph competition
In this week’s Arch of Triumph competition, four airports compete to be crowned the weekly winner. With two airports each from Europe and Asia, all of which greeted new low-cost services on single-aisle aircraft, it’s a hot battle to see which airport has taken the title given the similar characteristics of the routes.
Southwest Airlines heads for Hawaii
Southwest Airlines launches flights between Oakland and Honolulu – adds another eight routes too.
Pobeda opens Ostend service
Pobeda launches a three times weekly operation between Moscow Vnukovo and Ostend.
American Airlines debuts five Dallas/Fort Worth domestic delights
American Airlines adds flights to Augusta, Bakersfield, Gainesville, Harlingen and Yuma from the hub.
Alaska Airlines initiates Everett Paine Field operations
Alaska Airlines begins its first three routes from Everett Paine Field to Las Vegas, Phoenix and Portland.
It’s a hat-trick of victories for Asian airports in the 2019 Arch of Triumph competition
The 2019 Arch of Triumph competition has entered its third week and it’s a hat-trick of wins for Asian airports! This is the first week of the 2019 competition in which the anna.aero judges have received entries from Europe and North America, but it wasn’t enough to stop another Asian airport taking home the crown.
Asian airports maintain momentum in 2019 Arch of Triumph competition
As we enter the second week of the 2019 Arch of Triumph competition, Asian airports show no sign of loosening their grip on this prestigious weekly award. All of the FTWA entries received so far this year have come from airports on the continent. Read on to see which one took home the honours this week.
Thai AirAsia opens Chiang Rai base
Thai AirAsia begins four new routes from Chiang Rai.
Juneyao Airlines adds Singapore to its Shanghai network
Juneyao Airlines begins daily flights from Shanghai Pudong to Singapore.