South Pac Share and Oil Price Weekly Update

Each week the Blue Swan Daily brings you a snap shot of the key share and oil prices related to all things travel and aviation. Qantas shares…..

SilkAir set to improve its premium product for the Cairns and Darwin markets

Singapore Airlines full service subsidiary SilkAir plans to upgrade Australia flights to the new 737 MAX 8 aircraft by the end of 2017, resulting in…..

Does Aer Lingus really wish to ‘own’ Dublin Airport’s Terminal 2?

Relations have deteriorated during the last year or so between Ireland’s national carrier Aer Lingus and the daa (Dublin Airport Authority) which owns and operates…..

International SOS asks, “How have travel risks changed in 2017?”

International SOS have launched a new research survey to identify how travel risks changed in 2017 and importantly, how are organisations responding? International SOS and…..

Air cargo demand continues to rise, but peak of cyclical growth may be near

Latest monthly figures released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) for global air freight markets shows that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs),…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Monarch Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Allegiant Air and more

Every week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

China Southern continues secondary route expansion with Cairns launch

China Southern’s Australia operation will reach six destinations and eight routes in Dec-2017 following the launch of services to Cairns. Guangzhou-Cairns will be the fourth…..

It’s power to the people for Eurowings’ Cologne/Bonn Summer 2018 network expansion

Route development decisions are highly complex and can take years to deliver from first contact. Based on a range of formulas that differ from airline…..

Blue Swan Insights: Weekly Aviation Rankings

US carriers continue to dominate the top ranked airlines and airports around the globe however, the growth of easyJet (3) and Ryanair (5) shows there…..

Hyatt plans to double its Africa offering with six new hotels by 2020

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts today announced that it plans to double the number of Hyatt properties in Africa, with six new hotels expected to open…..

International pax to/from Australia up 4% to 3.5m but LCC market share decreases

Australia‘s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE) released the results for international traffic to/from Australia for Jul-2017. The results show a 3.9% year-on-year growth of…..