CarTrawler: Ancillary revenue has become a ‘mandatory component for the revenue mix of all airlines’

CarTrawler SVP of Distribution Michael Cunningham said (17-Jul-2018) ancillary revenue has become a “mandatory component for the revenue mix of all airlines” and the est producing airlines…..

KLM considering ‘new proposition’ for inflight duty free

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is reportedly assessing its inflight duty free business (TR Business, 17-Jul-2018). KLM said: “Nothing has been decided… We will take the time to review…..

LEVEL Austria could grow to 30 aircraft by 2023: report

IAG reportedly plans to grow LEVEL Austria‘s fleet from four to 15 aircraft by 2020 and 30 aircraft by 2023 (austrianaviation.net/Reuters, 17-Jul-2018). IAG’s Austrianoperation is also aimed to be…..

CityJet CEO: ‘We have many things in common with Air Nostrum’

CityJet CEO Pat Bryne commented on the carrier’s proposed merger with Air Nostrum, stating: “There are so many things we have in common with Air Nostrum, especially…..

Once a little known hub between East and West, Russia’s Kaliningrad Airport is set to be a hub again; well, sort of!

In the past, Khabrovo Airport in Russia’s Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad had been established as an unlikely hub for travel between western Europe and Russia…..

NDC 101: What you need to know about IATA’s New Distribution Capability, according to Amadeus

IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) has been around now for some time, and some industry leaders are even suggesting changing the name to “Old Distribution…..

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. H Hospitality Collection…..

Airline Insight: SunExpress

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: Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj 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 – Cryptos jump up to 10% following positive news and developments of the week

Bitcoin’s value jumped almost 10% overnight to around USD7,330. The prices of Ethereum, ripple, and lite coin also got a boost increasing by between 5-10%……