Top 20 Australian airports growth comparison

Australia’s airports continue to see impressive growth year-on-year with overall results showing a 2.7% increase for Jul-2017. The Sunshine Coast topped the list for the…..

INSIGHT: Route opportunities and fleet developments… what does the collapse of Monarch Airlines mean from a network perspective?

Despite serving more than 120 routes from the UK, Monarch Airlines held a monopoly on just 13 of them, with Birmingham Airport having the largest…..

Airlines hold court – new analysis reveals intensifying competition between airports in Europe

Competition between airports for airlines and passengers is an indisputable part of the European air transport system, but latest research by Oxera reveals that both…..

SriLankan Airlines targets Melbourne-Mumbai market with quick connections and low fares

SriLankan Airlines is adding a second daily flight to Mumbai, enabling it to offer quick connections in the Mumbai-Melbourne market. SriLankan is launching daily services…..

ANALYSIS: October 2017 – Middle East capacity insights for the month ahead

In the continuation of a regular new series, The Blue Swan Daily offers a capacity snapshot in time and looks at the month ahead to…..

Amadeus commissions study to better understand Travel & Expense programmes

Amadeus has taken the liberty of commissioning a new study designed to better understand Travel & Expense (T&E) programmes for corporates. The result? An opportunity…..

Hotel wrap of the month

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a wrap up of the months key hotel news, including: Sheraton on the Park to undergo mega renovation All…..

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 CEO Alan…..

Aircraft fleet deal helps ease leisure airline seasonal stresses

In a perfect world we would have level demand on routes across the year, but we all know that things are not that simple. For…..

A330-200 could be a solution for Malaysia Airlines’ Auckland quandary

Malaysia Airlines’ newly acquired fleet of A330-200s could emerge as a lifesaver for the Auckland-Kuala Lumpur route. Malaysia Airlines has served Auckland with A330-300s since…..

ANALYSIS: October 2017 – Africa capacity insights for the month

In the continuation of a regular new series, The Blue Swan Daily offers a capacity snapshot in time and looks at the month ahead to highlight…..