Corporate sector drives yield and profit improvement at Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines (SIA) recorded the first yield increase in several years in 1Q2018, driven partially by improved demand from the corporate sector. Summary Corporate demand…..

Royal Brunei drops Dubai stop on Bandar Seri Begawan – London route, but will need to rely on sixth freedom rights to make it work

Royal Brunei Airlines has confirmed the delivery of a fifth Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner later this summer will help facilitate the introduction of non-stop flights between…..

AFRICAN INSIGHTS – Against a backdrop of long-standing liberalisation discussions, Africa continues to suffer regional capacity variations

The African market has continued to witness strong capacity growth into 2018 although continued regional variations dominate the capacity story as we still await the…..

ATOL report reveals around three million Brits are happy to book a holiday on the day of departure, and thanks to Norwegian they can also now select destinations by temperature!

A new report from ATOL, the UK government-backed holiday financial protection scheme, has revealed that an amazing three million Brits a year are more than…..

Airline Insight: Cathay Dragon

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: Zürich 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 dives for a second day in a row to USD7,500

Bitcoin has taken a hit for the second day in a row, diving to around the USD7,500 mark. This drop represents an almost 15% decline…..

Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegovina sign LoI for cooperation in transportation

Turkey‘s Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, via its official Twitter account, announced (20-May-2018) Minister Ahmet Arslan signed an LoI for cooperation in the…..

Air Corsica board member: Canada represents ‘very interesting’ market opportunity

Air Corsica board member Hervé Pierret said the carrier “continues to reflect on strategic partnerships” to foster route development, including potential ties with Air Transat or Air Canada (TourMag, 22-May-2018). Mr Pierret noted Canada represents…..

New Nigerian national carrier to commence operations by Dec-2018

Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), via its official Twitter account, announced (17/18-May-2018) Nigeria‘s new national carrier will commence operations by Dec-2018. FAAN participated in a meeting…..