Nonstop Wellington-Singapore could prove viable despite low take-up on Singapore Airlines’ one-stop product

The Sep-2016 launch of flights by Singapore Airlines (SIA) has led to a more modest than expected increase in international traffic for Wellington Airport. The…..

Loganair warns Flybe competition is not in Scotland’s best interests

UK regional carrier Loganair will take to the air in its own right once again in autumn 2017 after nearly quarter of a century flying…..

Airlines cashing in on the box office bonanza

Earlier this month, we witnessed yet another example of an airline attempting to cash in on the success of a movie franchise by plastering well…..

The changing needs of the business traveller

It’s not all priority boarding and airport lounge access driving business travellers anymore, says Egencia’s Business Travel and Technology Survey. In its 4th edition, the survey…..

Cebu Pacific ready to upgrade Sydney to daily…Philippines experiencing record tourism growth

Philippine low cost airline Cebu Pacific is aiming to upgrade its Manila-Sydney service to daily, satisfied with its improving performance on the route. Cebu Pacific…..

Laptop losers – OAG provides connectivity impact for Europe’s key hubs

The great strength of hub airports is that they connect passengers from one point to another, quickly, effectively and quite often more cheaply than on…..

PNG Air reaches halfway point in fleet renewal exercise, bringing new aircraft to the Papua New Guinea domestic market

Papua New Guinea’s PNG Air is hallway through an ambitious fleet renewal and expansion programme, which has enabled the airline to improve its product and…..

Heathrow hits new heights as airlines work to maximise slot usage at London hub

A more efficient usage of slots at London Heathrow has helped Europe’s largest airport continue to grow its passenger traffic despite operating at near capacity……

Air Europa’s long-haul outlook starts to put pressure on Iberia’s Latin America lead

The introduction last month of a new seasonal Transatlantic connection from Madrid to Boston, Air Europa’s third US route and fourth destination in North America…..

Blue Swan TV Exclusive: Malaysia Airlines Update with CEO Peter Bellew

Last week, the Blue Swan Daily teased you with our exclusive interview with Malaysia Airlines CEO, Peter Bellew, who visited the CAPA offices to discuss…..

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. Cathay Pacific stated it support’s…..