With well-being in the spotlight we may be concerned over road warrior burn out, but more than two thirds have revealed they would be happy to travel more often if given the option

There is increasing talk about being better businesses and employers taking more care of employees’ physical and mental well-being. For road warriors especially this is…..

China Southern Airlines Group ends Oct-2019 with 857 aircraft

China Southern Airlines Group reported (14-Nov-2019) its fleet comprised 857 aircraft as of Oct-2019, 283 owned, 252 under finance lease and 322 under operating lease. The…..

Oyo and Jin Jiang lead in the Asia Pacific hotel space, which has faced a tough third quarter in 2019

Oyo Hotels & Homes represents the largest hotel supply count in the Asia Pacific region, while Jin Jiang International leads in number of rooms in…..

Singapore approves Emirates request to suspend Singapore-Brisbane service

Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (CCS) approved Emirates Airline‘s request to suspend Singapore-Brisbane service, effective 30-Mar-2020 (The Business Times/The Straits Times, 14-Nov-2019). The carrier has…..

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. AirAsia X Malaysia…..

China Southern, SpiceJet, VietJet and Vistara have been recognised among Asia’s top airlines and leaders at CAPA’s 16th annual Asia Pacific Aviation Awards for Excellence

Asia Pacific’s top airlines and aviation leaders were announced at the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Aviation Awards for Excellence in Singapore last night (14-Nov-2019)……

Social impact in the aviation industry – environment, flight shaming and taxes: why are the airlines dropping the ball?

As customers, employees, suppliers and society at large begin to place increasing importance on corporate social responsibility, corporate leaders have started to implement practises which…..

Air India closes reservations for select services to Bangkok from Jan-2020

Air India closed reservations for the following services to Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International Airport from 20-Jan-2020 (Routes Online, 14-Nov-2019): Bangalore-Bangkok: Closed reservation for four times weekly…..

Korean Air outlines operational changes for summer 2020

Korean Air plans to make the following operational changes in summer 2020 (Routes Online, 14-Nov-2019): Seoul Incheon-Amsterdam: 777-300ER replaces 777-200ER, effective 29-Mar-2020; Seoul Incheon-Barcelona: Increase…..

Etihad Airways and PIA to relaunch codeshare partnership from Nov-2019

Etihad Airways and Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) announced (13-Nov-2019) plans to relaunch their codeshare partnership. Commencing 26-Nov-2019, Etihad will codeshare on PIA’s Islamabad-Abu Dhabi, Lahore-Abu…..

Tigerair Taiwan to launch 15th Japan service in early 2020

Niigata Prefecture stated Tigerair Taiwan plans to launch twice weekly Taipei Taoyuan-Niigata service with 180 seat A320 aircraft, effective 30-Mar-2020 (Travel Vision, 13-Nov-2019). Tigerair Taiwan currently…..