Singapore Airlines caps momentous 2017 with new cabin products; 2018 promises to be another year of milestones

Singapore Airlines capped a busy 2017 with the delivery of a new A380 and introduction of new cabin products. Summary: Singapore Airlines introduced new cabin…..

ANALYSIS: Where are all the Boeing 787 Dreamliners flying?

When US manufacturer Boeing first introduced the Boeing 787 Dreamliner it was marketed as a hub-buster, an aircraft that would enable airlines to fly non-stop…..

CAPA’s Top 5 Airport Profiles for 2017

CAPA – Centre for Aviation houses the most comprehensive database of every airlines and airports in the world. CAPA’s unrivalled market intelligence, research and data is…..

Norwegian Air Argentina plans Buenos Aires-Tahiti service

Norwegian Air Argentina plans to launch service from Buenos Aires to Tahiti (Radio NZ, 29-Dec-2017). Currently, the only air service between Papeete and South America…..

Emirates updates South Pacific operations for summer 2018

Emirates updated planned South Pacific summer 2018 operations, effective 25-Dec-2017, as follows (Routes Online, 29-Dec-2017): Dubai–Brisbane: Boeing 777-300ER replaces -200LR from 25-Mar-2018 on EK430/431. Overall,…..

Australia expected to announce plans for major security upgrades to regional airports in Jan-2018

Australia‘s newly appointed Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton is expected to announced plans for major security upgrades to regional airports during Jan-2018 (ABC, 30-Dec-2017). Changes…..

HNA may be starting to rethink its airport investment plans

China’s HNA group, despite only having been founded 17 years ago, is considered to be one of the most active investment companies in the world…..

ANALYSIS: Where are all the Airbus A380 SuperJumbos flying?

Now into the eleventh year of Airbus A380 operations, it is clear that the aircraft has not been the commercial success that Airbus hoped, and…..

CAPA’s Top 5 Airline Profiles for 2017

CAPA – Centre for Aviation houses the most comprehensive database of every airline and airport in the world. CAPA’s unrivalled market intelligence, research and data is…..

An in-depth look at global alliances

The death warrant for global alliances is routinely issued. It takes only a squabble between members or one airline’s partnership with a member outside the…..

CAPA’s Top 5 most popular analysis pieces of 2017

CAPA – Centre for Aviation’s unrivalled market intelligence, research and data is represented in industry leading analysis pieces released every day. More than 10 different pieces…..