Friday, December 9, 2016

Ethiopian increases Delhi capacity

Ethiopian Airlines has officially announced that it will be significantly increasing cargo and passenger capacity to Delhi from the on set of the IATA S17 season. 

Currently, ET operates a double daily B738 service nonstop from ADD to DEL, however from 26MAR17 both flights shall be upgraded to the B763ER. 

Other capacity changes for S17 revealed by ET are as follows:

ENU - capacity reduced from 3 weekly B763ERs to B738s

JNB - capacity reduced from daily B773ER to daily A359

CGK - new 3 weekly flights to be operated via BKK using a B788

MXP - frequencies increased to a daily service using a mix of B763s and B788s

FIH - capacity increased from daily B77L to daily A359

LAD - capacity increased from 5 weekly B788s to B773ERs

OUA - frequencies increased from 4 to 5 weekly nonstop flights using a B738

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

TAP announces Toronto

TAP Portugal has officially confirmed that it shall be launching new nonstop services to YYZ-Toronto effective 10JUN17. Flights are to be flown 5 times per week using an A330-200 using the below mentioned schedule:

Days - 1/3/5/6/7

TP 259 Dep LIS 1905 Arr YYZ 2220TP 258 Dep YYZ 0010 Arr LIS 1215 

Demand between LIS and YYZ increased greatly by 55% YoY (year over year) reaching 102,000 pax over the past 12 months but this market segment is seasonal to the core.