Google remains a big threat to airlines, but AI delivers a great opportunity if airlines can utilise it correctly

Many of us would have now heard Bobby Healy’s cautionary presentation on how Google is disrupting the travel space and ultimately may in the future…..

INSIGHT: Osaka Kansai, Tokyo Narita, Manchester and Los Angeles among major global airports offering strongest airline variety

Global air travel has changed considerably over the past decade thanks to major improvements in technology. Air travel is more efficient, more accessible and travel…..

Brisbane to Seattle? You got to be kidding!

Qantas has talked about Brisbane-Seattle or Brisbane-Chicago to round out the initial portfolio of routes to be launched with the new 787-9 fleet. Qantas supposedly…..

Accidents and incidents on the decline in Australia

The Australia Transport Safety Bureau released the September 2017 Domestic Accident and Incident Register highlighting a considerable drop in occurrences from 2016. While the 28%…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – EVA Air, LATAM Airlines, Alitalia 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…..

Aircalin fleet renewal to drive new phase of growth

New Caledonia’s Aircalin is preparing to renew its entire jet fleet following orders for A330-900neos and A320neos. The small Pacific island carrier will use the…..

Fancy a weekend break? Which are the best global cities to spend a weekend

As we reach the end of the week our thoughts turn to our plans for the weekend and those couple of valuable days where we…..

Technology running amok: what impact will recent innovations have on airline retailing? CAPA-ACTE Global Summit insights

A host of new apps and techniques are being developed across the spectrum of retailing, payments and generally controlling customer behaviour – or at least…..

Disruption in distribution – We speak to the industry!

Airline sales and distribution practices are evolving at a mind numbing rate. Apps are being developed that utilise the power of artificial intelligence combined with…..

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. Ryanair CEO Michael…..

Hear from the speakers: 2017 CAPA-ACTE New Zealand Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit in Auckland

Catch up on some of the most thought-provoking discussions and keynotes from the 2017 CAPA-ACTE New Zealand Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit in Auckland. Below…..