LAs vegas - Routes World

In 2019, Harry Reid International Airport in Las Vegas (then still known as McCarran International Airport) handled over 51 million passengers, making it the world’s 30th busiest airport. Last year saw the airport welcome just under 40 million passengers. As a result of the pandemic significantly reducing traffic at many Asian and European airports, Las […]

JetBlue and Spirit

Last Thursday it was announced that JetBlue and Spirit had agreed a merger under which JetBlue will acquire Spirit to create an airline with over 450 aircraft. Cirium schedule data for August 2022 shows that JetBlue is the sixth biggest airline operating from US airports, with Spirit just behind in seventh. As it stands, combining […]

JumPStart 2022

Since the start of the pandemic, domestic air travel in many countries has recovered more quickly than international air travel, as many countries put in place severe travel restrictions aimed at reducing the number of imported cases of Covid. Countries with large domestic markets (such as the US, Turkey and Mexico), or where domestic air […]

Allegiant surprised many industry observers last week by announcing an order with Boeing for brand new aircraft. It will purchase 50 737 MAX aircraft (a mix of 737-7s and 737-8-200s) and has an option to purchase 50 more. This marks an evolution of the airline’s fleet policy which has previously been based around using older, […]

FNL - LASBUR map

Avelo has launched a second route from Fort Collins/Loveland (IATA code FNL, also known as Northern Colorado Regional Airport) this time to Las Vegas. The 2-weekly service (operating Wednesdays and Saturdays) on the 1,010-kilometre route, began on 15 December and faces no competition. Avelo launched its first route to the airport from its Hollywood/Burbank base […]

December 22, 2021 | Latest Route News +

LAS - HRL bear line-up

On Thursday 9 September Frontier began 2-weekly service between Las Vegas and Valley International Airport (IATA code HRL), serving Harlingen and the Rio Grande Valley in Texas. The inaugural service on the 1,990-kilometre route (flight number F9 1954 operated by an Airbus A320neo, registration N349FR) departed Las Vegas at 14:47 and touched down in Harlingen […]

September 10, 2021 | Latest Route News +

LAS - XWA

On Thursday 2 September Sun Country began 2-weekly service between Las Vegas and Williston Basin International Airport (IATA code XWA) in North Dakota, around 60 kilometres from the Canadian border. The inaugural service on the 1,645-kilometre route (flight number SY 171 operated by a Boeing 737-800, registration N835SY) departed Las Vegas at 15:15 and touched […]

September 6, 2021 | Latest Route News +