Bitcoin Watch – Fundstrat identifies cost of mining Bitcoin and its not good news

Fundstrat recently released a report identify the cost of mining Bitcoin. According to the research organisation’s Thomas Lee, “Bitcoin currently trades essentially at the break-even…..

Laudamotion tickets now available for booking, carrier to operate 14 aircraft on launch

Laudamotion opened (16-Mar-2018) tickets for booking, with fares starting from EUR59.99. Details include: Carrier to launch with inaugural operations at Duesseldorf Airport on 25-Mar-2018; Services from Austria, with a base…..

Ryanair launches first services to Turkey in summer 2018

Ryanair has announced plans to launch its first services to Turkey in summer 2018. Details include: Dublin–Dalaman: Weekly, effective Jun-2018; Bratislava-Dalaman: Weekly, effective Jun-2018. According to OAG, Ryanair will…..

SAA undergoing ‘journey’ of transformation to eventually attract equity partner: CEO

South African Airways (SAA) CEO Vuyani Jarana said the carrier is undergoing “a journey of transforming the airline” to reach the point of being able to…..

Air France-KLM seeking to strengthen existing alliances and expand partnerships

Air France-KLM stated (14-Mar-2018) in order to offer customers an “extensive network and the best connecting opportunities”, the group is “actively pursuing its policy of strengthening…..

Emirates Holidays trialling new website

Emirates Holidays launched a trial of its new website, designed to simplify the booking process for agents (TTG Media, 14-Mar-2018). The new site was initially launched for…..

Finavia outlines next steps in Helsinki-Vantaa Airport development programme

Finavia has outlined the next steps in its Helsinki-Vantaa Airport development programme. Details include: Expansion of terminal 2 to commence after summer 2018, with completion expected in 2022; Introduction of…..

Muscat International Airport to deploy two humanoid robots once terminal opens

Muscat International Airport plans to deploy two humanoid robots once its new terminal opens on 20-Mar-2018 (Gulf News, 14-Mar-2018). The airport also reportedly plans to enforce…..

Primera Air to launch first Manchester service in winter 2018

Primera Air has confirmed plans to launch four times weekly Manchester–Malaga service, effective 29-Oct-2018. The route will mark Primera Air’s first service from Manchester. According to OAG, Ryanair, TUI Airways,, easyJet and British Airways also…..

London calling – will Brexit bite in Europe’s largest city market?

The European Commission has made it clear to all stakeholders in aviation that unless a ratified withdrawal agreement establishes another date, all European Union (EU)…..

Amadeus invests in young firm that uses new technology to streamline airport passenger flows 

Amadues Ventures – a branch of the travel technology provider that invests in start ups using technology to improve travel – has chosen CrowdVision as…..