Norwegian Air Argentina to operate international and domestic routes with bases in Buenos Aires, Córdoba and Mendoza

Norwegian has launched its first long haul services from Spain with three US cities – Los Angeles, New York and Oakland (commenced Jun-2017) – and…..

UK tourism remains resilient in face of recent terror attacks

Tourists flying to the UK this summer appear so far to be relatively undaunted by recent terror attacks, according to intelligence provider ForwardKeys. The company,…..

Boeing provides a glimpse at potential ‘797’ middle of the market solution; a ‘big niche’ of potentially up to 4,000 airliners

There has been much debate over the past couple of years of the potential need for a middle of the market aeroplane to replace the…..

Qatar Airways reveals first routes for its Qsuite ‘First in Business Class’ concept

Gulf carrier Qatar Airways will place its new Qsuite business class concept into commercial service later this month, just days after unveiling the product onboard…..

New A380plus aims to prolong the life of endangered Airbus species

Airbus is presenting a development study for an enhanced A380, the “A380plus” in the hope of securing additional customer for the slow-selling aircraft. The study…..

Circumventing the barriers of ownership and control regulation

There seems to be a growing consensus in the airline industry that the rules restricting the foreign ownership and control of airlines are archaic and…..

Infographic: Aircraft Deliveries 2017

With the biennial Paris Air Show opening at the Le Bourget business aviation airport this weekend  The Blue Swan Daily brings you an exclusive infographic, focusing…..

powdair takes a huge jump into Sion for winter sports enthusiasts

Irish virtual airline powdair plans to launch a winter programme of flights into Sion, the capital of the canton of Valais in Switzerland. The airline…..

The Cyprus Airways name returns to the skies, but things look very different in the Cypriot market

A start-up backed by a leading Russian airline has resurrected the Cyprus Airways brand and boost connectivity from the Mediterranean island. Established under the name…..

Lufthansa finds a new home for the A380 in Munich, as Frankfurt loses five SuperJumbos

After selecting its Bavarian hub for the deployment of its initial batch of Airbus A350s at the start of this year, German flag carrier Lufthansa…..

Airbus predicts demand for 40,000 mainline jets over next 20 years, but do we have enough pilots to fly them?

We have all sniggered when Otto, the inflatable autopilot is deployed in the film Airplane!, however the idea of unmanned flight decks is certainly a…..