Emirates tie-up with flydubai will deliver more than 50 destinations to its global network

An extensive partnership between United Arab Emirates (UAE) carriers Emirates Airline and flydubai will see the two Dubai-based airlines join forces to offer customers enhanced…..

China Southern adds capacity to Adelaide as Chinese visitor numbers to South Australia surge

China Southern has already increased capacity to Adelaide, which it began serving in late 2016, by switching from the A330-200 to higher density A330-300. However,…..

Australia’s Federal Government establishes the WSA Co to manage Western Sydney Airport

In May-2017, Australia’s Federal Government committed AUD5.3 billion over the next 10 years towards the development of the Western Sydney Airport. It was announced that…..

Yusen Logistics commences forwarding operations in New Zealand

Yusen Logistics (Australia) commenced (04-Aug-2017) air and sea freight forwarding operations to and from New Zealand. The company’s new facility near Auckland Airport provides integrated…..

Qantas begins retiring 747s to make room for 787-9 deliveries

Qantas confirmed (04-Aug-2017) it will retire five Boeing 747s over coming years in line with the delivery of eight new Boeing 787-9 aircraft, to begin…..

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Over 700 delegates enjoyed the 2017 CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit in Sydney last week and had the opportunity to enter our…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Delta, Japan Airlines, United 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…..

CAPA: Airline margins likely to remain solid in 2017/2018 as capacity utilisation improves and low fuel prices stimulate growth

CAPA’s latest six monthly update of its world airline industry operating margin model increases its forecasts to 2018 relative to the CAPA Jan-2017 update. 2016…..

Western Chinese cities shine among “New Economy Index” top 10 Chinese inflow airports

An index of economic activity in non-industrial growth industries has shown that central and western Chinese cities are leading the way in attracting new growth……

Scoot to retime Singapore-Melbourne flights to improve passenger experience

Scoot has boosted sixth freedom traffic from Sydney since rescheduling three weekly frequencies to improve connections with and India and is planning to introduce a…..