Breeze is the USA’s 12th-largest airline by available seats this winter. According to Cirium data, it has 1.85 million on an entirely domestic network. It provides one in 233 domestic seats. While it is fast growing, it remains relatively new and small, and its fleet comprises low-capacity aircraft. Planespotters.net shows that it has 34 aircraft […]

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Themes of the Week American cutting back in AUS Icelandair is connecting the land of the Puffins with the city that has Penguins Spirit is leaving the Centennial State in January Capacity Update To see a detailed list of U.S. domestic and international capacity changes by airline, please click here. Alaska reduced capacity in April […]


The international market is a growing part of JetBlue’s network. According to Cirium schedules information, the carrier has a record 1.71 million departing non-US seats in October-December 2023 (Q4), up by more than a fifth versus 2022 and well above the pre-pandemic period. In contrast, domestic capacity remains down by 9% year-on-year. About 15% of […]

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Themes of the Week Southwest added and will resume over 30 markets Tel Aviv, Israel (TLV) flight suspensions were extended on several airlines JetBlue suspended seven Northeast routes and added four new international routes Breeze added three new routes including their first new market in Mississippi United added a new international market that doesn’t currently […]

Sun Country, Avianca, Viva Aerobus

Oakland is a busy airport serving the highly populous and vibrant San Francisco Bay area. It welcomed nearly 7.5 million passengers in the first eight months of 2023, according to the airport’s own statistics. While that was down by about 16% versus the same period in 2019, it was up by only 3% versus 2022 because […]

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Themes of the Week American will add and resume nine routes Spirit filed nine new and resuming routes Delta added a new international destination from ATL Four earnings calls this week on Tuesday and Thursday Our LEX Airport Roundtable is sold out! Our next Airport Roundtable will be in SAV from February 20-22, register and […]

DEN-MUC United Airlines

United is the fourth-largest US carrier by October-December (Q4) seats. According to Cirium data, it has 51.2 million available, against 64.5 million for American, 61.4 million for Southwest and 57.5 million for Delta. Yet comparing Q4 2023 to 2019 shows that United has exceeded its pre-pandemic capacity (+2.7%), surpassing American (-2.2%) and Delta (-3.7%), although […]

Lufthansa Munich

Located close to the Mexican border, San Diego welcomed 13.1 million passengers in the first seven months of this year. Based on the airport’s own data, about 96% flew domestically. Total passenger volume was 5% lower than in 2019, almost the same in July (4.9%). The recovery will be helped by multiple new and returning […]