SilkAir halts capacity expansion ahead of lie-flat introduction in 2020

Singapore Airlines (SIA) full service regional subsidiary SilkAir is slowing down expansion ahead of the installation of lie-flat business class seats and merging with SIA……

WIN WIN WIN – Calling all corporate travel buyers!

The 2018 CAPA-ACTE Global Summit & Corporate Lodging Forum, to be held at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth 3-4 December is the premier corporate travel event in…..

Virgin Australia supportive of Western Sydney Airport project to ease capacity: CEO

Virgin Australia Group CEO Rob Sharp expressed support for the Western Sydney Airport (WSA) project, commenting: “Sydney Kingsford Smith is basically full from a practical perspective” (australianavaition.com, 14-Nov-2018)……

India remains home to the world’s most digitally-advanced travellers, says Travelport

India has been crowned champions for the second year in a row as the country with the most digitally-advanced travellers, says Travelport following the release…..

Air NZ seeing ‘great customer demand’ for Auckland-Chicago service: Chief revenue officer

Air New Zealand chief revenue officer Cam Wallace said (14-Nov-2018) the carrier is registering “great customer demand” for three times weekly nonstop Auckland-Chicago Boeing 787-9 service, the…..

Tourism NZ launches tourism campaign to attract Australia visitors

Tourism New Zealand launched (14-Nov-2018) a new tourism campaign in collaboration with Christchurch Airport to attract Australian visitors to New Zealand. Tourism New Zealand general manager Australia Andrew…..

Air Niugini to retime certain services over APEC

Air Niugini announced (13-Nov-2018) plans to retime certain services on the main APEC days of 17/18/19-Nov-2018 to allow for movement of world leaders and their entourage. Morning…..

Did you know? Top 20 Airlines by Fleet Size

In this week’s Did you know, we take a closer look at airline fleet size and identify which carriers have the most amount on active…..

Video of the week: Connections could be key to supporting Scoot’s low cost long haul expansion

Singapore-based LCC Scoot has begun interlining with Greece’s Aegean Airlines and its domestic subsidiary Olympic Air to help deliver important feed to its Singapore –…..

Low Cost Carrier seats into Australia from Asia are set to grow over its summer period, but share could slip to six year low

After declining during the recent Australia winter 2018 schedule, Low Cost Carrier (LCC) air capacity into the country from destinations across Asia will return to…..