Discover Airlines

  When the first flight took off in 2021, it was called Eurowings Discover (IATA code 4Y). However, the Lufthansa Group carrier changed its name to Discover Airlines in 2023 (same IATA code). Partially set up to compete with Condor, which was once owned by Lufthansa, Planespotters.net shows that leisure operator Discover now has 26 […]

Prague airport 10 years of Korean Air

Prague Airport has celebrated the 20th anniversary since Korean Air introduced flights between Seoul ICN and the Czech capital. Since its launch in 2004, the route has seen over 1.5 million passengers. To commemorate the milestone, Korean Air’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner was welcomed with a water cannon salute by Prague Airport firefighters on 15 May, […]

US and Mexico markets soar as Canada plays catch-up

The US and Mexican markets have set themselves apart for their fast-paced growth during the all-important second and third quarters of 2024, boasting record capacity volumes and outstripping their pre-pandemic performance. Mexico becomes North America’s fastest-growing market during the summer, while Canada will be the only of the three yet to reach its 2019 record. […]

United Airlines at Brussels

United Airlines is the number-one airline between North America and Europe by available seat kilometers (ASK) in Q3 (July-September) 2024, according to Cirium data. It is also first by the number of flights, but it is second to Delta Air Lines for available seats. Focusing on ASKs, which reflect distance, United’s capacity is at a […]

SkyAlps

SkyAlps is an Italian regional airline (IATA code: BQ). According to Planespotters.net, it has 11 Dash 8-Q400s. Seven aircraft are operational, all with a Maltese registration. The remaining four aircraft, which have Slovakian registrations, are parked in Slovakia ahead of delivery. SkyAlps’ Q400s are a good choice of aircraft for different reasons, including speed, range […]