Thai takeaways – Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi’s second terminal to proceed, but government is against expansion of Airports of Thailand

Thailand’s prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha says the government plans to proceed with the second terminal project at Bangkok Suvarnabhumi International airport. The project is expected…..

CWT projects +8% growth for the meetings and events sector in 2020, but warns of gathering geopolitical and economic headwinds

CWT Meetings & Events (CWT M&E), the global meetings and events division of CWT, says the USD840 billion industry is poised for an +8% growth…..

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. Flair Airlines reported…..

The trans-Atlantic shift – what impact, if any, will low cost long haul have on this important market?

Long haul low cost international operations are becoming a feature of the US-Europe market, introducing a new dynamic into the equation. Until now, the market…..

It’s time to ‘change the game’ – Clarity Travel reveals travel buyer rulebook that redefines the rules for procuring business travel

“Redefine the rules of engagement and make business travel a winning way for your organisation to become more competitive, productive and profitable.” The advice from…..

Perth airport’s former control centre and observation deck to be transformed into new pay to enter Aspire lounge

The fact that it is housed in Perth airport’s former control centre and a part of the observation deck, Swissport’s first Aspire lounge in Australia,…..

Top 20 Airlines by Aircraft on Order

In this week’s Did you know, we would take a closer look at the airlines with the largest aircraft on order. Top 20 Airlines by…..

Country Insight: #29 – Norway

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

From a 2% to 20% share in just a decade – low cost airlines are driving the rapid growth at Taipei’s Taoyuan International airport and executives expect it to continue

The management team at Taipei’s Taiwan Taoyuan International airport expects low cost airlines to continue driving rapid passenger growth. LCCs now account for around 20%…..

Brand.com bookings exceeding all other US hotel channels is clear indicator of the evolution in consumer booking behaviour

An update of the Hotel Industry Performance Overview (HIPO) from benchmarking specialist Kalibri Labs shows that Jul-2019 marked the first time in history that Brand.com…..