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Japan Airlines resumes Australia expansion after several years of market share declines

Japan Airlines (JAL) is expanding in the Australia market for the first time in several years following the recent launch of services to Melbourne. JAL…..

Airport technology – what passengers really want

Airport technology is one of the fastest developing aspects of the entire aviation industry. Passengers, though, may take another view, and a recent survey shows…..

Domestic fares up 2% in Australia for Nov-2017

Australia‘s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics released its Nov-2017 Domestic Air Fare Indexes: Business fares: 94.7, +0.5ppt (compared to a Jul-2003 baseline of 100); Restricted…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – IAG, Indigo Partners, AENA, HK Express 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…..

Aeroflot Singapore service would improve Australia-Russia connectivity

Aeroflot has no aspirations of operating to Australia but could improve its offline presence in Australia if it expands its network in Southeast Asia. Aeroflot…..

Ancillary earnings are driving up airline loyalty satisfaction levels, but redemption woes remain a headache

Airline loyalty rewards programme benefits that extend beyond airline services and ticket fees have a significant effect on customer satisfaction, according to the recently published…..

Australia now in the top ten countries by seat capacity to China

As Chinese tourist numbers surge and Australia prepares for China to become its largest inbound market the aviation market has responded with capacity increases. For…..

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. fastjet CEO Nico…..

AirAsia X considers Adelaide, Canberra and Cairns

AirAsia X is looking at Adelaide, Canberra and Cairns as potential new destinations in Australia. However, the Malaysian long haul low cost carrier in the…..

Asia Pacific home to an increasing number of the world’s top city destinations

Asia Pacific is the standout region that has driven change in the travel landscape over the past decade and is expected to continue doing so…..