Why the Bitcoin “bubble” isn’t just another tulip event

In the 1500s tulips were first brought from Turkey and introduced to the Dutch. The novelty of the new flower made it widely sought after…..

Perth-Kuala Lumpur overcapacity eases as AirAsia X pulls back

AirAsia X’s decision to cut one of its two daily flights to Perth should ease the overcapacity situation on the Kuala Lumpur-Perth market, benefitting Malaysia…..

Concern by the US Travel Association grows over negative inbound travel trends

The US Travel Association is expressing alarm over continuing negative trends in inbound travel to the country, and is warning addressing the declines in those…..

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. easyJet CEO Johan…..

Competitive Australia-Bali market impacts performance for Lion Group who should reconsider expansion plans

Indonesia’s Lion Group should reconsider plans for expanding in the Australia-Bali market after a less than stellar initial performance on its first two Australia-Bali routes……

Watch our follow up with CTM Founder and MD Jamie Pherous

A few weeks back we gave you a taste of what makes CTM founder and managing director Jamie Pherous tick when we caught up with…..

Millennial business travellers are the most security-conscious who travel in groups says CWT

Millennial business travellers are much more sociable than older business travellers, and are also most concerned about their personal safety, according to data released today…..

IATA forecasts airline industry to hit record profits in 2018

Strong demand, efficiency and reduced interest payments will help airlines improve net profitability in 2018 despite rising costs, says the International Air Transport Association (IATA)…..

Melbourne-Colombo route boosted by expanded partnership between national carriers

SriLankan Airlines’ expansion of its codeshare agreement with Qantas should improve the long-term viability of its new Melbourne-Colombo route. The two airlines have been codeshare…..

Appointment

ASPAC appointment wrap of the month – November 2017

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the Asia Pacific region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to…..

Will Chorus Aviation Capital bite on potential GECAS sale?

Roughly a year after after Chorus Aviation outlined plans to establish a regional aircraft leasing arm, the new lessor sees opportunities as larger lessors look…..