Philippine Airlines improves product in Papua New Guinea market as A321neos are introduced

Philippine Airlines (PAL) is adding capacity and upgrading its product in the Papua New Guinea market after selecting Manila-Port Moresby as the third route for…..

Airline Insight: Air Niugini

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Airport Insight: Raleigh-Durham International Airport

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Bitcoin Watch: Bitcoin falls to USD6700 while SEC delays ETF proposal

Bitcoin’s price had increased from USD6860 to over USD7100 on 07-Aug-2018, however at reporting time, has corrected and stands at USD6750. The fluctuation comes as…..

Taiwan to be served by 22 LCCs in Sep-2018

Taiwan Civil Aeronautics Administration said the number of LCCs serving Taiwan will increase from 21 to 22 in Sep-2018 (China Times, 05-Aug-2018). LCC passengers increased…..

China United Airlines approved to launch Yantai-Fukuoka service, LCC’s first international

Japan MLITT approved (06-Aug-2018) China United Airlines‘ application to launch twice weekly Yantai-Fukuoka service with Boeing 737-800 aircraft, effective 15-Aug-2018. The service will be China…..

Turkish Airlines to launch Istanbul Ataturk-Bali Denpasar service in Jul-2019

Turkish Airlines plans to launch three times weekly Istanbul Ataturk-Bali Denpasar service with A330-300 equipment, effective 17-Jul-2019, as per a 06-Aug-2018 GDS and inventory timetable display. The…..

Korean Air plans Seoul Incheon-Boston service

Korean Air announced (06-Aug-2018) plans to launch five times weekly Seoul Incheon-Boston service in spring 2019, operating with Boeing 787-9 aircraft, as confirmed by the…..

Millennials and Gen Z continue to splurge on experiences rather than upgrades 

There never seems to be a shortage of research into travel habits of millennials and Generation Z, and the latest insight from New Horizons shows…..

Indonesia’s state airport operator Angkasa Pura II looks to manage Philippines’ Clark Airport

Indonesia’s state airport operator PT Angkasa Pura II (AP II) has revealed it plans to participate in a competitive tender process to manage the Philippines’…..

Appointment

Asia Pacific appointment highlights of the month – July 2018

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the Asia Pacific witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..