Leading airlines on intercontinental long-haul routes from Europe revealed

Europe is blessed with many non-stop flights to Africa, Asia, the Middle East, North and South America. Most of these are, not surprisingly, long-haul flights (defined here as those over 4,000 kilometres). This analysis of Cirium schedules data focuses on these intercontinental, long-haul routes and how this summer compares with last summer (August 2024 versus […]

Miami International Airport handled a record 52.3 million passengers in 2023

Miami International Airport (MIA) stands as the vibrant heart of Miami-Dade County, serving not only as a critical transportation hub but also as a key economic engine for the entire region. With its strategic location and unparalleled connectivity, MIA plays a pivotal role for Florida’s global connectivity, managing nearly 60% of the state’s total international […]

John Wayne Airport

John Wayne, Orange County, Santa Ana. They’re all names used for the slot-constrained airport in the enormous LA Basin. The airport, which will hereafter be referred to as John Wayne, had 11.7 million passengers in 2023, up by one million passengers over 2019. It added more additional traffic than any other airport in the LA […]

BHX 5 million pax easyJet

easyJet only serves Birmingham in the English Midlands. While Cirium data shows that the West Midlands airport only ranks as the LCC’s ninth most-served UK airport this summer by available seats, it is nonetheless increasingly important, as its base there opens in March. It will be the carrier’s only base in the Midlands since it […]