Bustling Reno-Tahoe region sees airport reach new records in 2023

Fueled by a record number of passengers in 2023 and substantial capital investments from expanding companies in northern Nevada, Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO) is emerging as an important contributor to the region’s economic growth. The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority (RTAA) is taking steps to ensure it can meet both current and future needs of passengers and […]

May 20, 2024 | Air Service Event News

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 […]

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, […]

ACI-NA JUMPSTART 2024

ACI-NA’s 2024 JumpStart Conference will take place in Washington DC from May 20 – 22, bringing together decision makers from the world’s leading airlines and over 200 airports to grow air services and expand global economic growth. The premier three-day air service development conference is hosted by Washington Dulles International Airport in partnership with Destination […]

April 11, 2024 | Air Service Event News

BOG - YUL

The US/Canada to Colombia market is enormous. In 2023, approximately 5.1 million people flew between them, equivalent to about 14,000 daily. The US had about 95% of the traffic. Examining Cirium schedules information shows that non-stop departing seats in S24 have surpassed two million, passing this milestone for the first time. Capacity has risen by […]

AUH - BOS

Etihad Airways’ first flight was in November 2003. It ended up replacing Gulf Air, whose Abu Dhabi hub closed in 2005. Etihad first served Europe in 2004 with the launch of London Heathrow flights, with North America following in October 2005 with the start of Toronto. North America capacity remains down by much more than […]

JetBlue has removed 25 airports since 2019, with eight leaving in 2024

All airlines remove airports from their network, whether because of underperformance, a negotiating stance over fees/charges, competition, an inability to expand, better opportunities with its limited resources, and more. JetBlue is no exception, and not just because of its continuing troubles. These include the end of the Northeast Alliance with American, calling off its proposed […]