Corporate sector drives yield and profit improvement at Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines (SIA) recorded the first yield increase in several years in 1Q2018, driven partially by improved demand from the corporate sector. Summary Corporate demand…..

Royal Brunei drops Dubai stop on Bandar Seri Begawan – London route, but will need to rely on sixth freedom rights to make it work

Royal Brunei Airlines has confirmed the delivery of a fifth Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner later this summer will help facilitate the introduction of non-stop flights between…..

Incheon Airport aiming to be the world’s third busiest for international passengers by 2023 and North Korean connections could help deliver passenger uplift

South Korea’s Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) aims to increase passenger throughput at its Seoul Incheon International Airport to 95 million passengers per annum by…..

Airline Insight: Cathay Dragon

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Airport Insight: Zürich Airport

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Bitcoin Watch – Bitcoin dives for a second day in a row to USD7,500

Bitcoin has taken a hit for the second day in a row, diving to around the USD7,500 mark. This drop represents an almost 15% decline…..

Value Alliance launches cross-booking portal with some limitations

The Value Alliance has a launched a new website with a booking portal enabling cross-bookings between member airlines. Summary The Value Alliance has launched a…..

India’s Ministry of Civil Aviation expects 1bn Indian pax in next 15-20yrs

India‘s Ministry of Civil Aviation, via its official Twitter account, stated (22-May-2018) the expectations are for strong domestic passenger growth over the next 15 to…..

KrisFlyer and Points expand loyalty points redemption options

Singapore Airlines‘ KrisFlyer frequent flyer programme and loyalty commerce company Points launched (22-May-2018) the ‘KrisFlyer vRooms’ platform, enabling KrisFlyer members to use miles to redeem…..

Indonesian Govt to speed up expansion of Padang Minangkabau Airport

Indonesia‘s President Joko Widodo stated the government plans to expedite the redevelopment and expansion of Padang Minangkabau International Airport (The Jakarta Post/Industri, 21-May-2018). The project is targeted…..