Qantas’ Jayne Hrdlicka moves the odds

Not that Qantas CEO Alan Joyce is planning to leave for now, but it is a fine media game to speculate on who comes next……

How Australian airlines manage Christmas capacity

The holidays are just around the corner meaning capacity in the leisure market ramps up, while corporate eases off. Airlines have teams and teams of…..

On time performance: Australia vs. the USA

Delays and cancellations are probably the most commonplace complaint heard by airlines from customers. Nothing is more infuriating than sitting at an airport or stuck…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Malaysia Airlines CEO…..

Bitcoin Watch – Keep an eye on the cryptocurrency taking the world by storm

At the beginning of 2017, the highly volatile Bitcoin was valued at just below USD1,000, however recently it has skyrocketed well into the teens at a…..

Vietnam-Australia market to receive increased capacity as Vietnam Airlines readies itself for 787-10 deliveries

Vietnam Airlines could add capacity to Australia in 2019 as it takes delivery of 787-10 aircraft. Summary Vietnam Airlines intends to use its future fleet…..

Hilton’s new Connected Room to debut across USA in early 2018

Hilton has confirmed its new ‘Connected Room’ a high-tech guest room that enables guests to personalise and control every aspect of their stay from one…..

Changing market conditions – we speak to the industry!

In an era where demand for air travel continues to grow, and where competition in the dynamic aviation is getting fierce, airports and airlines must…..

Qantas launches new direct, year-round Sydney-Osaka service

Qantas launched it’s fourth route between Australia and Japan today with a year-round Sydney-Osaka service. The route marks the airline’s 70 years of flying between the…..

Bitcoin Watch – Keep an eye on the cryptocurrency taking the world by storm

At the beginning of 2017, the highly volatile Bitcoin was valued at just below USD1,000, however recently it has skyrocketed well into the teens at a…..