Air cargo demand continues to rise, but peak of cyclical growth may be near

Latest monthly figures released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) for global air freight markets shows that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs),…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Monarch Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Allegiant Air 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…..

China Southern continues secondary route expansion with Cairns launch

China Southern’s Australia operation will reach six destinations and eight routes in Dec-2017 following the launch of services to Cairns. Guangzhou-Cairns will be the fourth…..

Blue Swan Insights: Weekly Aviation Rankings

US carriers continue to dominate the top ranked airlines and airports around the globe however, the growth of easyJet (3) and Ryanair (5) shows there…..

International pax to/from Australia up 4% to 3.5m but LCC market share decreases

Australia‘s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE) released the results for international traffic to/from Australia for Jul-2017. The results show a 3.9% year-on-year growth of…..

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.   Monarch Airlines…..

Roy Morgan Research: Qantas is Australia’s leading domestic airline, Air New Zealand tops international airline list

New research shows Qantas Airlines is Australia’s most satisfying domestic airline with a customer satisfaction rating of 83.2% enough to beat key rivals Virgin Australia…..

Kempinski treats its loyal customers to ‘greater privileges and personalisation’

The Kempinski name is proudly borne by a growing collection of distinguished properties around the world and a more than 120 year history. As Europe’s…..

Aviation sector could become leading light in delivering on global sustainability agenda

Global aviation is a driver of sustainable development, bringing together people, businesses and communities and supporting trade and tourism. In fact, safe, reliable, efficient and…..

AccorHotels Asia Pacific Chairman and CEO on the sharing economy

AccorHotels Asia Pacific Chairman and CEO Michael Issenberg believes the sharing economy market has definitely had an impact on the hotel chains profitability, especially in…..

Top 20 Australian airports growth comparison

Australia’s airports continue to see impressive growth year-on-year with overall results showing a 2.7% increase for Jul-2017. The Sunshine Coast topped the list for the…..