Qantas’ Jayne Hrdlicka moves the odds

Not that Qantas CEO Alan Joyce is planning to leave for now, but it is a fine media game to speculate on who comes next……

As Rigby Group acquires Bournemouth Airport, the big question is can money be made out of a small group of airports?

The Rigby Group has acquired Bournemouth Airport from Manchester Airports Group (MAG) to expand its portfolio to seven airports. It is one of only two…..

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. Malaysia Airlines CEO…..

Bitcoin Watch – Keep an eye on the cryptocurrency taking the world by storm

At the beginning of 2017, the highly volatile Bitcoin was valued at just below USD1,000, however recently it has skyrocketed well into the teens at a…..

Hilton’s new Connected Room to debut across USA in early 2018

Hilton has confirmed its new ‘Connected Room’ a high-tech guest room that enables guests to personalise and control every aspect of their stay from one…..

Latest commitment to liberalisation shows Africa has its eyes on the value of air connectivity prize

The signing last month of a commitment to deliver a Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) may turn out to be yet another unfulfilled landmark…..

Changing market conditions – we speak to the industry!

In an era where demand for air travel continues to grow, and where competition in the dynamic aviation is getting fierce, airports and airlines must…..

Zambia intends to build a new hub airport for Africa

Zambia Airports Corporation Ltd (ZACL) recently claimed that investments at Lusaka’s Kenneth Kaunda International Airport are aimed at establishing a “new hub”, and that the…..

Bitcoin Watch – Keep an eye on the cryptocurrency taking the world by storm

At the beginning of 2017, the highly volatile Bitcoin was valued at just below USD1,000, however recently it has skyrocketed well into the teens at a…..

Uber’s competition continues to grow: is the tech company being ‘out-teched’?

The European ride-sharing company Taxify officially launched in Sydney yesterday, bringing important competition to giant Uber. According to Taxify, the launch brings with it a…..