Is it time to go with the flow? How tracking and analysing passenger movements could deliver reduce wait times, less crowding and a better traveller experience

Most regular air travellers will have an airport routine. When flying from a known airport they will follow a preferred path right from arrival through…..

CHECK IN! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the second of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. US hotel…..

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. Boeing CEO: Company…..

Airlines under the microscope – how can they achieve their sustainability goals?

Just as airlines begin to savour the prospect of financial sustainability, this ease has been quickly interrupted by the threat of failing to meet sustainability…..

Lufthansa’s investment in TripActions opens the door to a new collaborating that could shape the future distribution and corporate retailing landscape

Lufthansa Group’s investment in business travel platform TripActions will not only support the latter’s expansion across Europe, but could ultimately help shape the future distribution…..

International tourism growth continues to outpace the global economy; has UNWTO been too conservative with its industry forecast?

More than 1.5 billion international tourist arrivals were recorded globally in 2019, a 4% increase on the previous year, according to the latest United Nations…..

‘The commercial viability of ultra long-haul operations’ – a niche that might just get a tiny bit bigger thanks to Project Sunrise

A big question mark remains over the validity of ultra long-haul air travel. New, more efficient and longer-range airliners now mean that you can effectively…..

Advancing 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…..

DATA SPOTLIGHT: Wuhan Tianhe International Airport

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

Social media is ‘at the centre of changing travel trends’ and super apps that offer a ‘one-stop-shop for travellers’ are on the way

In the era of modern marketing, social media is at the “centre of changing travel trends,” explains Mieke De Schepper, executive vice president for online…..

Lisbon’s Montijo airport – with traffic demand in Portugal’s capital doubling during the 2010s, it is time to finally get the job finished

Anyone would think that Brexit is longest running project in Europe, but plans to convert the Montijo military airbase in Portugal and deliver much needed…..