Hear from the speakers live: 2018 CAPA Melbourne Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit

The Blue Swan Daily is live at the 2018 CAPA Melbourne Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit. Catch up on some of the most thought-provoking discussions…..

Corporate sector drives yield and profit improvement at Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines (SIA) recorded the first yield increase in several years in 1Q2018, driven partially by improved demand from the corporate sector. Summary Corporate demand…..

New Zealand reports 9.0% decline in international arrivals in Apr-2018

Statistics New Zealand reported (23-May-2018) international visitor arrivals to New Zealand for Apr-2018. Details include: Total international visitor arrivals: 283,910, -9.0% year-on-year; Oceania: 122,736, -15.0%; Australia: 109,824, -15.9%;…..

Royal Brunei drops Dubai stop on Bandar Seri Begawan – London route, but will need to rely on sixth freedom rights to make it work

Royal Brunei Airlines has confirmed the delivery of a fifth Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner later this summer will help facilitate the introduction of non-stop flights between…..

Helloworld Travel Limited group GM – corporate and air tickets resigns, prompting executive changes

Helloworld Travel Limited (HLO) announced (23-May-2018) group GM – corporate and air tickets Russell Carstensen tendered his resignation. HLO Group GM – retail and commercial John…..

Serko achieves NDC Level 3 certification for Zeno, in partnership with Qantas

Serko announced (23-May-2018) ‘Zeno’, its next generation technology for travel and expense management, has been granted Level 3 Certification by IATA for native support of New Distribution Capability…..

Melbourne airfares soar in Q1 2018, hotel occupancy/rates also rise: CWT/CAPA Report

CWT Solutions Group, the consulting division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, and CAPA – Centre for Aviation have found that airfares on key domestic and international…..

Qantas and Air France renew codeshare partnership for Australia-France via Asia

Qantas and Air France announced (23-May-2018) they have renewed their codeshare partnership and will offer more options for travel between Australia and France via Asia. Details include: Air France will add its…..

Airline Insight: Cathay Dragon

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Airport Insight: Zürich Airport

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..