IATA reports double digit airfreight growth in Jul-2017, but growth may be nearing a peak

IATA recently reported global Freight Tonne Kilometres (FTKs) increased 11.4% year-on-year in Jul-2017, the fourth month of double digit growth in the last five months. All…..

Cyber security and cloud services lead airline and airport USD33 billion annual investment

It is estimated that airlines and airports will spend nearly USD33 billion on IT this year, according to SITA’s 2017 edition of its Air Transport…..

The Blue Swan Start-up Report

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a monthly wrap of the key start-up activity for Aug-2017, including two key launches: VLM Airlines Slovenia launched on…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – LATAM Airlines Group, Ryanair, Interjet and more

Every week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Brisbane travellers to benefit from improved premium products thanks to Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines (SIA) is significantly improving its position in the Brisbane corporate travel market as it increases business class capacity by over 40% and starts…..

Weathering the storm – Delta avoids Irma disruption through meticulous planning

We often hear stories of airline flight cancellations due to bad weather and the personal accounts on the disruption caused to travellers. Weather events are…..

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.   Ryanair CEO…..

Beyond bots and robots – exploring the unrealised potential of cognitive computing in travel

Many travel executives understand the power cognitive computing has to transform their industry. However, even the most advanced travel companies are only making initial forays…..

Philippine Airlines responds to growing demand with new nonstop service to Auckland

Philippine Airlines (PAL) is adding capacity to Auckland and beating Air New Zealand in offering the first nonstop link in the growing New Zealand-Philippines market……

High Tech – investment in technology is enhancing passenger satisfaction

Today, almost every passenger is using a smart device as an essential travel tool and this is now dictating the services they expect from airlines…..

Skyscanner white paper: The evolution towards seamless flight shopping experience

The future of airline shopping and travel searching must be geared towards providing value and relevance to travellers, rather than simply focusing on price. This…..