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Time is running out for airports to win prestigious marketing award

Time is running out for airports to win prestigious marketing award

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.

Orlando’s firefighters overjoyed with ‘Arch of Triumph’ win

Orlando’s firefighters overjoyed with ‘Arch of Triumph’ win

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 increases US points to five - adding San Francisco

Etihad Airways increases US points to five – adding San Francisco

Etihad Airways adds Californian city to existing flights to Chicago, Washington Dulles, New York JFK and Los Angeles.


tame commences #2 route to Fort Lauderdale

tame commences #2 route to Fort Lauderdale

tame now serves Fort Lauderdale, FL with thrice-weekly flights from Guayaquil, using its A320s.

Qantas adds new airport Brisbane West Wellcamp to its domestic portfolio

Qantas adds new airport Brisbane West Wellcamp to its domestic portfolio

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 adds second route to Orlando in Florida

Volaris adds second route to Orlando in Florida

Volaris starts twice-weekly service from Guadalajara to Orlando using A320s.


Canary Islands' celebrations for last week’s Arch of Triumph champions

Canary Islands’ celebrations for last week’s Arch of Triumph champions

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.

Over 2,000 votes cast in W14/15 Cake of the Week competition Part II

Over 2,000 votes cast in W14/15 Cake of the Week competition Part II

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 connects Cologne Bonn to Cuba

Condor connects Cologne Bonn to Cuba

Condor starts four routes this week, including Windhoek and Grenada, both from Frankfurt.


Jet Airways starts service to Vietnam

Jet Airways starts service to Vietnam

Jet Airways begins daily flights from Delhi to Ho Chi Minh City via Bangkok.

Results of the W14/15 Part II FTWA vote

Results of the W14/15 Part II FTWA vote

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 increases European offering with eight new routes

Wizz Air increases European offering with eight new routes

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.