Fancy a weekend break? Which are the best global Cities to spend a weekend

As we reach the end of the week our thoughts to turn to our plans for the weekend and those couple of valuable days where…..

Avinor seeks to build new airports in remote locations as tourism trends change

Norwegian airport operator Avinor has been talking about airport infrastructure and capacity expansion strategy in remote northwest Norway where it has pursued an “aggressive” strategy…..

Technology running amok: what impact will recent innovations have on airline retailing? CAPA-ACTE Global Summit insights

A host of new apps and techniques are being developed across the spectrum of retailing, payments and generally controlling customer behaviour – or at least…..

VIDEO: Disruption in distribution – We speak to the industry!

Airline sales and distribution practices are evolving at a mind numbing rate. Apps are being developed that utilise the power of artificial intelligence combined with…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Ryanair CEO Michael…..

Flybe’s shares tumble 20% as it cuts 1H profits forecast

UK regional low-fare carrier Flybe saw its shares fall by 20% on 18-Oct-2017 after a second profits warning in just over six months. The airline…..

Antwerp Airport wants to be an alternative to Dutch airports as the imposition of another airport tax there is considered

Belgium’s Antwerp International Airport has declared that it wants to be an “attractive alternative” to Dutch airports in light of the Dutch Government’s proposal to…..

Technology techniques – exploiting airport infrastructure for future passenger growth

As passenger numbers are on the rise around the world, and airports are reporting being at or near capacity, how can the industry hope to…..

Economic Insights into the aviation sector – IATA’s observations at CAPA-ACTE Global Summit

Last week the International Monetary Fund (IMF) released its latest World Economic Outlook. Overall, the IMF suggests that the ‘global upswing in economic activity is…..

Thomas Cook Group Airlines to launch Thomas Cook Airlines Balearics, applies for Majorca AOC

Thomas Cook Group Airlines launched (18-Oct-2017) Thomas Cook Airlines Balearics, a new Majorca based carrier to supplement its existing operations in Germany, UK and Scandinavia. Details include: Airline Operator Certificate applied for…..