QUESTION FOR THE WEEK: Which markets reign from Spain – what are the the most popular destinations for a long-haul visit by Spaniards for the first half of the year?

In our weekly series to break up those Monday morning office blues, The Blue Swan Daily tests your knowledge and insight into the aviation and travel…..

China airlines outline regional and international schedules at Wuhan

China‘s airlines plans the following Wuhan regional service adjustments (Routes Online, 25-Jan-2020): Air China: Wuhan-Chiang Mai: Twice weekly service resumption 01-Mar-2020; Wuhan-Macau: Daily service resumption…..

China Southern Airlines could resume Wuhan operations in Feb-2020

China Southern Airlines suspended all services at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport from 23/24-Jan-2020 (Routes Online, 25-Jan-2020). The carrier plans to tentatively resume domestic services from…..

Industry Intelligence – catch up on CAPA’s exclusive market analysis insights

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

Fly Gangwon to commence Yangyang-Clark service in Feb-2020

Fly Gangwon plans to commence daily Yangyang-Clark service on 12-Feb-2020 (Routes Online, 24-Jan-2020). The LCC will operate the service with Boeing 737-800 equipment. This will…..

Bitcoin Watch – SITA: 72% of airlines have investment plans in blockchain

SITA VP business transformation, air travel solutions Ian Ryder, via the company’s official blog, reported (29-Nov-2019) the 2019 SITA Air Transport IT Insights survey shows 72% of airlines…..

EVA Air introduces additional precautions against coronavirus

EVA Air introduced (22-Jan-2020) additional precautions against the recently detected coronavirus. On all EVA Air services to and from high risk areas such as mainland…..

With an uncertain future, American Express Global Business Travel says travel buyers need to take a ‘nimble’ approach to programme management

Looking to 2020, it can seem that the only thing we can be certain of is uncertainty and with increased economic and geopolitical volatility ahead,…..

Is it time to go with the flow? How tracking and analysing passenger movements could deliver reduce wait times, less crowding and a better traveller experience

Most regular air travellers will have an airport routine. When flying from a known airport they will follow a preferred path right from arrival through…..

CHECK IN! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the second of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. US hotel…..

Visitor arrivals to Thailand up 4% to 39.8m in 2019

Thailand‘s Ministry of Tourism and Sports reported (23-Jan-2020) visitor arrivals to Thailand for the 12 months ended Dec-2019. Details include: Visitor arrivals: 39.8 million, +4.2%…..