Weekly New Route Awards | anna.aero
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.
Norwegian commences third route to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi, this time from Copenhagen, and expands its seasonal offering from London Gatwick with Funchal and La Palma flights.
Gulf Air links Bahrain with Moscow Domodedovo four times weekly.
Reykjavik/Keflavik Airport won the Cake of the Week Vote W14/15 Part I for easyJet’s new service from Geneva, with a close win over the effort baked for easyJet’s London Gatwick to the Icelandic gateway. There are 17 more cakes to choose from this week.
While Gran Canaria Airport has won Fire Truck Water Arch W14/15 Part I for the arrival of Lufthansa from Munich, with a convincing win over Riga’s masterpiece for Brussels Airlines from the European capital; this week has brought a total of eight more FTWAs to be evaluated by anna.aero readers. Keep voting!
easyJet links London Luton to Rome Fiumicino and London Gatwick to Reykjavik; Geneva base also benefits from Icelandic link.
Emirates launches daily 278-seat A330-operated services to Budpaest, becoming the Hungarian capital’s second MEB3 carrier, joining Qatar Airways.
The start of the W14/15 season sees a lot of the world’s airports pulling out all the stops in terms of new route marketing ‒ and that means lots of fire truck water arches (FTWAs). This week, we give you, the reader, the chance to select the best of the 10 FTWAs we have been sent.