Video of the Week – The State of the International Airline Market from the 2017 CAPA Americas Aviation Summit

The CAPA Americas Aviation Summit, which occurred in Apr-2017, delivered some of the most incredible discussions from a wide range of expert speakers. The State…..

Tourism Australia celebrates 50 year milestone

Tourism Australia, via its official weekly newsletter, celebrated (17-May-2017) 50 years since the Australian Government started promoting Australia to business and leisure travellers. Over the past five…..

Air New Zealand opens Buenos Aires office as part of South American growth project

Air New Zealand opened an office in Buenos Aires as part of the carrier’s South American growth project (Hosteltur, 16-May-2017). Air New Zealand GM for South…..

Tourism Australia releases the results of the Mood of the Nation survey

Tourism Australia, via its official weekly newsletter, announced (17-May-2017) the results of the Mood of the Nation survey which measures Australians’ perceptions of tourism. Tourism Australia…..

Tourism Australia: Demonetisation had little impact on Indian tourist arrivals in Australia

Tourism Australia released figures showing demonetisation had little impact on Indian tourist arrivals in Australia (NAM New Network, 17-May-2017). The number of Indian tourist arrivals in…..

Airways Aviation appoints Leo O’Reilly as new GM Australia

Airways Aviation announced (11-May-2017) the appointment of Leo O’Reilly as GM of its Australia operation to lead the company’s ongoing Asia Pacific expansion. Airways Aviation is a…..

Tahiti International Airport firefighters strike causing major disruptions and cancellations

Tahiti International Airport firefighters have been on strike since 15-May-2017, causing major disruptions and cancellations to services (Le Journal De L’Aviation, 17-May-2017). All major carriers including…..

Bendigo Airport to complete USD11m redevelopment project in late May-2017

Australia Minister for Infrastructure Darren Chester stated (18-May-2017) Bendigo Airport is applying the “finishing touches” to its AUD15 million (USD11 million) redevelopment project. The project…..

Tourism Australia: Australia leaves lasting impression on the global culinary scene

Tourism Australia released (15-May-2017) initial results of its latest phase of the Restaurant Australia campaign, the hosting of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards: The…..

Sydney Airport signs up as official supporter of Vivid Sydney

Sydney Airport commissioned (17-May-2017) light installations across all three terminals in support of Vivid Sydney, an annual light, music and art festival hosted by Destination…..

Wellington Airport reviewing contingency measures in case runway extension project is rejected

Wellington Airport is reviewing “a range” of contingency measures in the event its 350m runway extension project is rejected due to the proposed 90m runway…..