PAUL BOBSON WASHINGTON

Air Service One had the opportunity to talk with Paul Bobson, Vice President – Airline Business Development Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority ahead of this year’s ACI-NA JumpStart conference also taking place in Washington DC.  We wanted to find out about the success story behind both of the capital’s airports, which markets he would like to […]

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 […]

PHL-Nice

France is the third-largest non-stop European market from North America this summer, comprising Canada, Mexico and the US. This is about available seats; it does not show where passengers go. Cirium schedules information shows that France has 13% of available seats. Capacity has risen by 5% versus S23 and 8% compared to S19; it is […]

The Irish capital is Europe’s 13th busiest airport in S24 by available departing seats, according to Cirium schedules information. It has just over 13 million, up slightly on S23 and 5% above S19. Dublin has 180 non-stop destinations this summer. While its network is down compared to last summer, it is nonetheless significant. Dublin has […]

Edmonton launches

Edmonton is Canada’s fifth most populous city. The airport welcomed 6.9 million passengers in 2023, about 10% lower than in 2019 and 12% lower than the peak year of 2018. Seven other years since 2010 had more traffic than last year. FBO numbers are excluded. The recovery continues, helped by WestJet’s new route to Atlanta, […]