Delta at heart of Virgin’s French kiss of life

US major Delta Air Lines is at the centre of a deepening transatlantic airline partnership that will see Sir Richard Branson sell his majority stake…..

Australia smartphone use surges ahead while China hits a ceiling

As the world turns mobile, as customers initiate increasing amounts of airline buying transactions on smartphones, it looks as if China’s growth has levelled off……

Blue Swan Infographic: Is the UK brexiting Australia?

There continues to be a trend where international visitors from the UK are “brexiting” Australia, but it is not exactly as it seems. Despite growth…..

New research: Does your company’s corporate travel policy match its culture?

Artificial intelligence-powered travel assistant app Mezi says no. According to a recent survey conducted by the organisation, majority of people believe their corporate travel policy…..

Singapore Airlines Group to once again be Australia’s largest foreign airline group by capacity

The Singapore Airlines Group is again boosting capacity to Australia for the winter season. The Singapore Airlines Group will be operating 168 weekly passenger flights…..

Airport Profile: Townsville Airport

Townsville Airport is a regional airport serving the city of Townsville, Queensland, Australia. Wholly-owned and operated by Queensland Airports Limited, Townsville is operated under a…..

Qatar adds daily Canberra and doubles Sydney capacity: Everyone’s a winner (almost)

On 22-Jul-2017 Qatar Airways updated the GDS and inventory timetable display to show a new daily Doha-Sydney-Canberra service effective from 12-Feb-2018. The airline will operate the…..

The impact of a major event on tourism

Tourism NZ responded to new international visitor arrival results for Jun-2017, highlighting the impact a major event can have on tourism. The report, released by Statistics…..

Maintaining reliability – an eye on aviation’s on time performance

One of the few constants in our dynamic industry is the need for travellers to arrive at their destination or connecting airport on time. Whether…..

Overcapacity may hurt Australia-Samoa market thanks to Virgin Australia and Samoa Airways

Overcapacity could result in the Australia-Samoa market following Virgin Australia’s decision to launch services to Samoa in Nov-2017. Virgin Australia will likely compete on the…..

Introducing OAG’s on-time Performance Star Ratings

CAPA – Centre for Aviation partner, OAG has launched a new on-time performance programme designed to inform travellers about carrier’s performance across the globe. The…..