Europe’s airlines opens their eyes to digital innovation as they start to see the light

Many of Europe’s leading airline groups are acknowledging the importance of establishing dedicated incubator and/or accelerator programmes to innovate in digital technology. Last month IAG…..

Airline Leader Summit: IAG hopes data insights can deliver a personal touch to its customers

The IAG European airline group believes it is in a strong enough position to start delivering personalised flight and fare offers to its customers thanks…..

Airline Leader Summit: Google monopoly is real threat to airline distribution

The world’s airlines are facing an increasing threat from Google Flight Search, and the technology giant’s monopoly position across multiple markets which could change the…..

Growing connectivity helps drive traffic growth across the Canary Islands

A growth in connectivity in and out of the Canary Islands, mainly driven by expansion of low-cost carriers, is helping boost foreign visitor arrivals into…..

Budapest continues to enjoy life after losing Malév, but US route remains a wish

It is now just over five years since Malév Hungarian Airlines closed its doors as the economic crisis prevalent in Europe at that time, combined…..

Is it time for a regional revolution in Malta?

Can smaller capacity regional airliners be the solution to Malta’s connectivity challenges, and to balance out schedules due to seasonal peaks and troughs? ‘Regional Connectivity…..

It’s ‘D-Day’ for the airline industry with disruption on the cards

Two key fundamentals of the airline industry are about to be uprooted – in tandem, as they are interrelated and, in some sense, feed off…..

Scoot continues to study European markets to support long haul low cost strategy

Asian carrier Scoot faces some critical decisions in the coming months as the Singapore Airlines LCC subsidiary begins long haul operations. The carrier recently took…..

BA and KLM’s Highland fling turns into happy Inverness marriage

UK airport operator Highlands & Islands Airports Limited (HIAL) is an excellent example of the essential role hub airport connectivity plays in supporting regional airports…..

SAS shouts about new Miami link; but what’s the big deal?

SAS Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has secured a lot of publicity from the launch of its new weekly winter flight between Stockholm and Miami, its fourth…..

Latest freight figures forward a positive economic outlook

Air freight is often seen as a barometer of global economic activity and latest data from global airline grouping International Air Transport Association (IATA) for…..