Weekly New Route Awards | anna.aero
Just two weeks left of the 2014 ‘Arch of Triumph’ competition, will this offering challenge the leader board this week? It needs to average more than 8.725 per anna.aero judge in order to break inside the top 10.
Winning at the second attempt, Orlando celebrates its first ‘Arch of Triumph’ award – and boy were they happy. They will be dining out on that win for a long time, not to mention the pay rise. Find out which global airport wins a one horse race this week with the lowest winning score ever!
Etihad Airways adds Californian city to existing flights to Chicago, Washington Dulles, New York JFK and Los Angeles.
tame now serves Fort Lauderdale, FL with thrice-weekly flights from Guayaquil, using its A320s.
Qantas starts services to Australia’s first new airport to open in 50 years. The new facility is 130 kilometres west of downtown Brisbane.
Volaris starts twice-weekly service from Guadalajara to Orlando using A320s.
The airports of the Canary Islands have dominated this competition over the last three weeks, with Las Palmas (LPA) and La Palma (SPC) winning the two W14/15 public votes, now being joined by Lanzarote (ACE) last week. Maybe these guys should be doing FTWA courses for the rest of the world’s airports.
Tampa’s gob-smackingly gorgeous cake sees off intense competition from Katowice and Bremen in a tight three-airport battle for Cake of the Week honours in the second readers’ vote marking the start of the W14/15 operational season.
Condor starts four routes this week, including Windhoek and Grenada, both from Frankfurt.
Jet Airways begins daily flights from Delhi to Ho Chi Minh City via Bangkok.
The second of the reader votes for the start of the W14/15 season delivers another crushing victory for a Canary Islands airport, following last week’s win by Gran Canaria. Back to normality now, as anna.aero’s expert judges look over this week’s offerings.
Wizz Air commences eight new routes from Chisinau to Milan/Bergamo, Gdansk to Groningen, Katowice to Maastricht Aachen, Poznan to Glasgow, as well as from Timisoara to Bari, Brussels Charleroi, Frankfurt Hahn and Memmingen, with twice-weekly flights.