Hannover and its airport may have ‘fantastic potential’ but destination visitor dynamics may continue to limit attractiveness

Hannover Airport CEO Dr Raoul Hille said recently that Hannover as a city has “fantastic potential” despite its size comparable to German hub locations. “Our…..

Did you know? Top 20 Airlines by Fleet Size

In this week’s Did you know, we would take a closer look at the top ranked airlines by fleet size. Top 20 Airlines by Fleet…..

Advantage Africa – an update on latest travel developments across the Continent

Is the African market finally ready to fulfil its full potential? Will a new more open approach to air connectivity finally open the door to…..

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. Copa Airlines CEO…..

Country Insight: #71 – Bolivia

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

Transatlantic Turmoil? Schedule data for summer 2019 shows falling frequencies and negligible capacity growth in North Atlantic skies

After its largest seasonal rise this decade during the past winter 2018/2019, current trans-Atlantic flight schedules for summer 2019 show the first year-on-year summer declines…..

KDS hopes to simplify travel and expense management as its KDS Neo software incorporates machine learning and sees interface enhancements

Travel and expense technology provider KDS has revealed updates to its unified travel and expense software KDS Neo that it believes further optimises and simplifies…..

ANA selects OpenJaw Technologies to support its NDC journey and distribution partners will be able to link directly to the carrier’s reservation systems from later this year

Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) has selected OpenJaw Technologies to modernise its retailing capabilities and create a New Distribution Capability (NDC) platform. The partnership…..

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. Hilton expands in…..

Video of the week – Industry perspectives from the CAPA Americas Aviation Summit

Industry rationalisation has helped the US majors enjoy very healthy profits over the last year. But this has not always been kind to airports which…..