CAPA’s Women in aviation: In Asia Pacific, LCCs represent more women CEOs

In Asia Pacific, LCCs have performed better than their full service counterparts on a new CAPA – Centre for Aviation analysis of women airline CEOs……

China’s ridesharing giant DiDi picks Melbourne as Western market launch

The Chinese ridesharing giant Didi Chuxing (DiDi), which famously absorbed Uber in China after a ferocious pricing battle, has finally announced the first Western market…..

CAPA Events speaker updates Jun-2018

CAPA Events are hosted in key markets around the world and attract the highest calibre of thought leaders and decision makers in the aviation and…..

Airline Insight: Shenzhen Airlines

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: Beirut Rafic Hariri 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 rallies as New York approves new app for crypto trading

Bitcoin has rallied overnight, increasing more than USD300 thanks, in part, to New York’s Department of Financial Services granting Square a virtual currency license, allowing…..

Singapore and Rwanda sign air services agreement

Singapore and Rwanda signed (15-Jun-2018) an air services agreement on 14-Jun-2018, formalising an agreement concluded in 2010. Airlines of Singapore and Rwanda are now able to operate any number of…..

China Eastern Airlines launches Shanghai-Stockholm service

China Eastern Airlines launched (16-Jun-2018) four times weekly Shanghai Pudong–Stockholm Arlanda service with A330-200 aircraft on 16-Jun-2018, marking the first nonstop service between the cities. [more – original PR…..

Japan MLITT to lead aviation safety subcommittee in forming interim future aircraft safety plan

Japan‘s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism(MLITT) announced (14-Jun-2018) it will hold its sixth Aircraft Inspection System Review Subcommittee on 18-Jun-2018, at which it will…..

Jet Airways to change extra baggage policy

Jet Airways, via its official website, confirmed (Jun-2018) changes to its baggage policy, involving a cap on hand luggage for domestic, economy travel. For domestic…..

oneworld pursues expansion by launching new tier of membership

The oneworld global alliance aims to expand its portfolio by adding several members under the newly launched oneworld connect platform. Highlights The oneworld global alliance…..