Cyber security and cloud services lead airline and airport USD33 billion annual investment

It is estimated that airlines and airports will spend nearly USD33 billion on IT this year, according to SITA’s 2017 edition of its Air Transport…..

The Blue Swan Start-up Report

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a monthly wrap of the key start-up activity for Aug-2017, including two key launches: VLM Airlines Slovenia launched on…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – LATAM Airlines Group, Ryanair, Interjet and more

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

Pegasus Airlines focuses on CASK, cash and capacity

Pegasus Airlines CCO Guliz Ozturk stated (08-Sep-2017) the carrier’s focus on CASK, cash and capacity contributed to recovery in 2017. Ms Ozturk said: “With a focus…..

ACI EUROPE DG: European airport competition for new routes continues to grow

ACI EUROPE DG Olivier Jankovec stated (Sep-2017) airlines “routinely” call on airports of all sizes to “make their best offers” for launch of new routes. Mr Jankovec…..

Qantas has a promising recipe for ultra long haul operations: CAPA

CAPA – Centre for Aviation, in a report entitled: ‘Qantas‘ New York & London nonstops need long range aircraft, but secret ingredient is Qantas’ brand’,…..

Air France-KLM pax up 6% at 7.6m in Aug-2017, 90% load factor

Air France-KLM reported (09-Sep-2017) the following traffic highlights for AirFrance, KLM and HOP! for Aug-2017: Passengers: 7.6 million, +5.6% year-on-year; Long haul: 2.6 million, +2.6%; North America: 820,000, +6.1%; Asia Pacific:…..

ACI EUROPE cites ‘paradox’ regarding State aid rules and airport charges

ACI EUROPE DG Olivier Jankovec stated (Sep-2017) there is a “paradox” in European airport regulation, concerning State aid rules and airport charges. He said if the Commission considers…..

DHL commences service from Oslo to Seoul and Shanghai

DHL commenced (08-Sep-2017) twice weekly service from Oslo to Seoul and Shanghai with Boeing 747-400F equipment on 08-Sep-2017. The service is expected to meet strong demand for Norwegian seafood and…..

Delta to drive non-stop European traffic to Indianapolis ahead of race day

US major Delta Air Lines says that in cooperation with its transatlantic joint venture partner Air France, it will launch the first nonstop flights between…..

Weathering the storm – Delta avoids Irma disruption through meticulous planning

We often hear stories of airline flight cancellations due to bad weather and the personal accounts on the disruption caused to travellers. Weather events are…..