United’s new club in Raleigh Durham could serve as a blueprint for other mid-sized airports

United Airlines has opened a new lounge at Raleigh-Durham International airport, and if the airline’s effort to cater to corporate travellers in mid-sized spoke airport…..

The size of the bleisure market proves hard to define as it emerges almost two-thirds of travellers are secretly extending business trips for pleasure

A new survey from La Quinta by Wyndham has found that the northern hemisphere summer is proving a popular time for bleisure travel, the activity…..

Copenhagen airport has lofty long-haul ambitions and is not afraid to steal long haul routes from rivals to feed its own hub

Copenhagen Airports’ CEO Thomas Woldbye recently said the company aims to attract “even more long haul routes” to draw passengers from Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Germany,…..

Check in! – latest hotel highlights from across EMEA

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Radisson promises ‘unforgettable…..

Amadeus reveals the five advancements that are shaping the future online travel landscape in Asia Pacific

In today’s fast-paced digital environment, online travel players are facing pressure from multiple fronts – from travellers, to suppliers, to new players – underlining the…..

Aeromexico echoes Delta’s arguments over unfair subsidies as Emirates prepares for Barcelona-Mexico flights

Although it has fallen farther down the industry radar, the Gulf airline subsidy debate is still simmering across the Americas. Now Aeromexico has joined the…..

Hampton by Hilton hits 2,500 property milestone as portfolio grows to almost 260,000 rooms across 27 countries, and there are 700 properties and more than 93,000 rooms in its pipeline!

Hampton by Hilton is celebrating its continued growth in the upper-midscale accommodation category worldwide as it marks the opening of its 2,500th hotel. The landmark…..

Inside Travel: Understanding the latest technology and industry trend insights

Find it hard to keep track with all the latest insights into business trends, new products and technology advancements in the travel sector? The Blue Swan…..

Shifting Sands – an update on latest developments across the Middle East

The Middle East market has been a story of growth for so many recent years as the development strategies from the likes of Emirates Airline,…..

Berlin Airports: EUR110m loss expected in FY2019 but there is light at the end of the tunnel with Brandenburg Airport opening in Oct-2020

Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (FBB), operator of the Berlin airport system and the Berlin Brandenburg Airport construction project, registered an improved fiscal year 2018 with…..

Where airports and the environment clash you just can’t win. Now the world’s leading airport user of solar panels is removing them for fear of flooding

India’s Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) has started dismantling and removing a significant number of solar panels at the airport site, due to concerns from…..