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…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know.   Monarch Airlines…..

Aer Lingus continues trans-Atlantic expansion and adds Philadelphia to its Dublin departure board

Irish carrier Aer Lingus is delivering on its promise to further build connectivity between Europe and North America with the announcement of a record trans-Atlantic…..

Roy Morgan Research: Qantas is Australia’s leading domestic airline, Air New Zealand tops international airline list

New research shows Qantas Airlines is Australia’s most satisfying domestic airline with a customer satisfaction rating of 83.2% enough to beat key rivals Virgin Australia…..

ANALYSIS: October 2017 – European 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…..

Kempinski treats its loyal customers to ‘greater privileges and personalisation’

The Kempinski name is proudly borne by a growing collection of distinguished properties around the world and a more than 120 year history. As Europe’s…..

Aviation sector could become leading light in delivering on global sustainability agenda

Global aviation is a driver of sustainable development, bringing together people, businesses and communities and supporting trade and tourism. In fact, safe, reliable, efficient and…..

AccorHotels Asia Pacific Chairman and CEO on the sharing economy

AccorHotels Asia Pacific Chairman and CEO Michael Issenberg believes the sharing economy market has definitely had an impact on the hotel chains profitability, especially in…..

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…..