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Las Vegas McCarran International Airport

IATA Code
LAS
ICAO Code
KLAS
Website
http://www.mccarran.com
City
Las Vegas
Country
United States of America
Network
Domestic | International
Airport Type
Primary
Other airports serving Las Vegas
Las Vegas Boulder City Municipal Airport
Las Vegas Nellis AFB Airport
Runways
4423m x 46m
3208m x 46m
2979m x 46m
2739m x 46m
Airlines currently operating to this airport with scheduled services
Aeromexico
Air Canada
Alaska Airlines
Allegiant Air
Aloha Air Cargo
American Airlines
British Airways
Condor Flugdienst
Copa Airlines
Delta Air Lines
Edelweiss Air
Frontier Airlines
Hainan Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines
Interjet
jetBlue Airways
JetSuiteX
Korean Air
Southwest Airlines
Spirit Airlines
Sun Country
Thomas Cook Airlines
United Airlines
Virgin America
Virgin Atlantic Airways
Volaris
WestJet
Airlines currently operating to this airport via codeshare
Aer Lingus
Aerolineas Argentinas
Air China
Air Europa Lineas Aereas
Air France
Air New Zealand
Air Tahiti Nui
Alitalia
All Nippon Airways
Asiana Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Avianca
Azul
Brussels Airlines
Cathay Pacific
China Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
China Southern Airlines
El Al
Emirates Airline
Ethiopian Airlines
Etihad Airways
Fiji Airways
Finnair
Gol
Gulf Air
Iberia
Icelandair
Japan Airlines
Jet Airways
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
LAN Airlines
LAN Argentina
LAN Ecuador
LOT Polish Airlines
Lufthansa
Malaysia Airlines
Qantas Airways
Qatar Airways
Royal Air Maroc
Royal Jordanian
SAS
Singapore Airlines
South African Airways
SWISS
TAM Airlines
TAP Portugal
Turkish Airlines
Virgin Australia

McCarran International Airport is the main gateway to Las Vegas and Clark County, Nevada. The airport hosts domestic, regional and international services for over 20 airlines.

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Frontier to celebrate ULCC transition with an IPO: intensity grows in the US competitive landscape

16-Apr-2017 11:18 AM

After toying with the idea of engaging in an initial public offering for more than year, the US ULCC Frontier Airlines now intends to go public as its major shareholder, ULCC specialist Indigo Partners, sets its sights on Argentina. Frontier has arrived at and passed many ULCC milestones, including producing unit costs excluding fuel below the USD6 cent benchmark for the ULCC model, placing it on par with its fellow ULCCs Spirit Airlines and Allegiant.

Frontier markets its product differently from other US ULCCs, giving passengers the options to purchase product in a bundled form or a la carte, but it still maintains ultra low fares. However, Frontier couldn’t escape the pricing pressure that permeated the US market in 2016, joining the majority of the country’s airlines in posting distinct yield and unit revenue declines.

Obviously, despite the pricing pressure and changing dynamics in the US market, Frontier remains bullish on the opportunities for ULCCs in the market place, concluding that numerous markets exist for it to operate profitably with low fares.

During the past several years Frontier’s network focus has been somewhat murky. Now Frontier’s network strategy is targeting high fare, underserved routes. And like its rival Spirit, Frontier also singles out medium sized markets that offer some protection from larger competitors.

Interjet moves forward in strengthening its transborder position. Politics spurs market uncertainty

25-Mar-2017 7:55 PM

Mexico’s third largest airline, Interjet, recorded a surge in international passengers during 2016, reflecting the company’s desire to capitalise on a loosened bilateral agreement between the US and Mexico that eliminated restrictions on certain routes between the two countries. Interjet added several new routes to the US in 2016, upping competition with its Mexican rivals and the US airlines.

Based on Interjet’s aircraft delivery schedule and forward looking data, the airline’s capacity is set to grow at a healthy pace in 2017 as it absorbs new route launches from 2016 and expands its fleet. The airline logged 18.3% capacity growth in 2016.

Interjet is undertaking a significant US expansion as changing political tides are creating uncertainty about future travel patterns between Mexico and the US. Interjet asserts that business travel demand on its largest international route – Mexico City to New York JFK – remains robust, and the airline is expanding frequencies on the route.

But Mexico-US relations remain fragile in the light of uneasiness about changing trade pacts, and the heightened rhetoric over construction of a border wall between the two countries that was a hallmark of (now) President’s Trump campaign.

Interjet’s international passengers soar with new US transborder push against Mexican and US rivals

19-Sep-2016 11:45 PM

International passenger numbers for the Mexican low cost airline Interjet skyrocketed more than 50% in the first seven months of 2016, reflecting the launch of more than 10 new international routes during that period, and with US transborder routes representing the bulk of Interjet’s international expansion.

Interjet is no doubt positioning itself to seize on opportunities created by a new, finalised bilateral between the US and Mexico that lifts restrictions on the number of airlines operating on specific routes between the two countries. Interjet’s rival Volaris has also grown its US transborder passengers in 2016, but it has a different route profile from that of Interjet. Generally, Interjet is subject to higher levels of competition on some of its transborder routes than Volaris, given that Interjet and Volaris offer different products to their passengers.

During the past two to three years Interjet and Volaris have been essentially tied for the coveted position of Mexico’s second largest domestic airline. But for the seven months ending Jul-2017 Volaris logged 22% domestic passenger growth, while Interjet’s passenger numbers inched down slightly, resulting in Volaris assuming full command of the second place ranking.

Hainan Airlines to Las Vegas: more international flights to follow as Southwest starts partnerships

9-Aug-2016 12:45 PM

Hainan Airlines' Beijing-Las Vegas 787 service commencing in Dec-2016 will end Korean Air's tenure as the only Asian airline in Las Vegas. Las Vegas is arguably the largest feasible unserved North American market for Hainan. Delivery of over 30 787-9s in coming years means that Hainan will need to establish new markets. The route tests the booking data that airlines and airports rely on: Las Vegas believes airlines have shied away from serving the city and that this is misguided – because Las Vegas' international visitors are not represented, since they often take multi-city itineraries and thus do not appear as a Las Vegas international passenger. Las Vegas wants to prise its international passengers away from transit hubs.

Hainan's presence will initially be about half of Korean Air's, which was upped days prior to Hainan's announcement. Yet this may be the best outcome for Korean. A Chinese service was inevitable, but Las Vegas had to wait for political sensitivities to cool since Las Vegas flights would not have been timely as China's anti-corruption and austerity campaigns unfolded. Hainan brings enough presence to deter more competition in the short term, yet its narrow focus on the outbound Beijing market leaves Korean Air with many opportunities around Asia. Further international growth for Las Vegas is likely after McCarran airport's largest operator, Southwest Airlines, is ready to partner with other airlines in 2018.

Mexico-US transborder airline market Part 1: Interjet and Volaris capitalise on new US opportunities

23-Jul-2016 11:21 AM

Mexican low cost airlines Volaris and Interjet are engaged in a significant transborder push in 2016. Combined, the airlines will launch a dozen routes to the US as an upcoming new bilateral lifts restrictions on the number of airlines operating routes between the US and Mexico. With many countries in Latin and Central America experiencing economic weakness, the US is a safer bet for expansion in the near term.

Volaris and Interjet target different passenger segments, and the airlines have little overlap on the new flights that they are launching to the US. Volaris cites numerous route opportunities in the US transborder market, and has grown rapidly in that space during the past several years. Interjet has grown more slowly but has quickly broadened its US reach in 2016, entering some markets that already have ample service.

Although US airlines still dominate the transborder market Mexican airlines are working to chip away at the sizeable gap between them, growing their international passenger numbers 10% year-on-year for the first five months of 2016.

(This is Part 1 of two reports examining the Mexico-US transborder market. Part 2 will focus on the proposed joint venture between Aeromexico and Delta).

Frontier Airlines and its network challenges: starting and leaving routes as US ULCC dynamics shift

14-Jul-2016 8:00 PM

US ULCC Frontier continues to make numerous changes to its network. In early 2016 it unveiled a network blitz, tabling 42 new routes that start in Apr-2016 and continue through Jun-2016, including a return to the smaller market of Colorado Springs. It also joined Allegiant Air in injecting some ULCC competition into Pittsburgh, and it continued expansion from Orlando International airport.

At the same time Frontier has opted to reduce its footprint in Atlanta after joining fellow ULCC Spirit Airlines in making a push from the airport in 2015. Atlanta is a market dominated by two of the large US network airlines – Delta and Southwest. It is not clear whether that has bearing on Frontier’s evaluation of its strategy in Atlanta but Orlando is largely an O&D market, which could be better suited for Frontier’s ULCC operations.

The only conclusion that can be drawn from many of Frontier’s network moves is that no distinctive pattern emerges. There are major competitors in every market that it is leaving, but that is also the case for the remaining routes the airline is serving from Atlanta. Despite the shifts by Frontier, a small ULCC presence remains in one of the world’s busiest airports.

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