Wesgro confirms expanded Cape Town services by Kenya Airways, TAAG and Air Mauritius

Western Cape and Cape Town‘s Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Wesgro) confirmed (05-Feb-2018) the following operational changes, which are expected to support the Cape Town Air…..

Jazeera Airways chairman: 2018 to be ‘no less transformational’ than 2017

Jazeera Airways chairman Marwan Boodai said (09-Feb-2018) 2017 was “a transformational year for customer experience enhancements” and added: “2018 will be no less transformational”. In 2017,…..

Air capacity between Europe and North America set to hit new heights

An analysis by The Blue Swan Daily of OAG data shows that scheduled air capacity between Europe and North America will grow beyond 70 million…..

A new President, but Zimbabwe’s airports are still to shine to potential investors

In Nov-2017, and after 37 years in power, President Robert Mugabe was placed under house arrest and subsequently resigned in the wake of over a…..

Low Cost Terminals – “the pace is quickening” tweets Tony Fernandes, but there is actually little evidence to prove that

The AirAsia Group CEO, Tony Fernandes, never one to be shy where Twitter is concerned, came up with what was close to a President Trump-like…..

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. UPS Chairman and…..

Airline Insight: Pakistan International Airlines

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: Zhengzhou Xinzheng 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 – ECB warns of threats posed by cryptocurrencies

European Central Bank Executive Board member Yves Mersch has confirmed the organisation “can no longer ignore the threats posed by cryptocurrencies to the real world.”…..

Thomas Cook Group CEO: Rival carrier insolvencies in UK and Germany helped deliver 7% growth

Thomas Cook Group CEO Peter Fankhauser commented (08-Feb-2018) on airline insolvencies, stating: “Taking advantage of the disruption in the UK and German markets by providing a high quality…..

Dublin Airport: Norwegian to increase Dublin-Newburgh frequency to twice daily

Dublin Airport confirmed (08-Feb-2018) Norwegian plans to increase Dublin-Newburgh frequency to twice daily, effective Apr-2018. As previously reported by CAPA, Norwegian launched trans Atlantic services from Dublin Airport in…..