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Every week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

IATA stresses need for investment in European airport infrastructure

IATA director general and CEO Alexandre de Juniac stated (16-Oct-2017) charges at EU airports must be more tightly regulated and warned that the region is “headed for an…..

TAP plans trans Atlantic expansion from Porto with A321neo LR

TAP Portugal board member and shareholder David Neeleman stated the carrier plans to operate trans Atlantic routes with A321neo LR equipment, including Porto–US and Porto-Canada routes (Aeroin, 20-Oct-2017). The carrier…..

Eurocontrol: European traffic to Egypt and Tunisia rises in Sep-2017

Eurocontrol reported (17-Oct-2017) traffic flows between Europe and Egypt increased 50.4% to 210 daily movements in Sep-2017. Traffic from Europe to Tunisia increased 18.8% to 161 daily movements,…..

Air France-KLM CEO: British Government should plan in case of no Brexit agreement in Mar-2019

Air France-KLM chairman and CEO Jean-Marc Janaillac stated Brexit is “more a problem for British airlines than continental operators” (The Guardian, 22-Oct-2017). “For Air France–KLM, and other…..

RwandAir to adjust Kigali-Brussels-London service in Oct-2017

RwandAir announced (20-Oct-2017) plans to commence three times weekly Kigali-Brussels–London Gatwick service on 31-Oct-2017, replacing Kigali-Brussels-London Gatwick-Kigali service. The new service was made possible through negotiations with London Gatwick…..

Slovakia’s Prime Minister notes plans for new national carrier: report

Slovakia‘s Prime Minister Robert Fico reportedly proposed the operation of Bratislava-Poprad-Kosice service by a new national carrier (The Slovak Spectator, 19-Oct-2017). As previously reported by CAPA, Bratislava Ivanka…..

Air Malta to launch four new routes in Dec-2017: Tourism Minister

Malta‘s Minister of Tourism Konrad Mizzi, via his personal Facebook account, announced (21-Oct-2017) Air Malta will launch new routes from Malta International Airport to Casablanca, Lisbon, Saint Petersburg and Venice from Dec-2017.

Fancy a weekend break? Which are the best global cities to spend a weekend

As we reach the end of the week our thoughts turn to our plans for the weekend and those couple of valuable days where we…..

Avinor seeks to build new airports in remote locations as tourism trends change

Norwegian airport operator Avinor has been talking about airport infrastructure and capacity expansion strategy in remote northwest Norway where it has pursued an “aggressive” strategy…..

Technology running amok: what impact will recent innovations have on airline retailing? CAPA-ACTE Global Summit insights

A host of new apps and techniques are being developed across the spectrum of retailing, payments and generally controlling customer behaviour – or at least…..