Alaska Airlines updates mask policy, ‘If you don’t wear a mask, you won’t be flying with us’

Alaska Airlines announced (05-Aug-2020) all passengers over the age of two are required to wear a cloth mask or face covering at all times when at…..

Colombia maintains 01-Sep-2020 reactivation date for international operations

Colombia‘s Government maintained the 01-Sep-2020 date for reactivation of international aviation (Reportur, 01-Aug-2020). Colombia‘s Minister of Transport Angela Orozco stated several route pilots were requested, including…..

Hawaii’s airports now implementing thermal temperature screening

Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDoT) announced (05-Aug-2020) thermal temperature screening is now in use at Honolulu Daniel K Inouye International Airport, Kahului Airport, Lihue Airport, Kona International Airport and Hilo International Airport……

Azul: ‘We are glad to see that passenger demand is returning’

Azul announced (05-Aug-2020) the carrier expects to operate 407 peak daily departures in Sep-2020. Domestic capacity will represent approximately 45% of the total capacity in Sep-2019. Azul has…..

CHECK OUT! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the second of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. Radisson Collection…..

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. Air Canada CEO:…..

Air Canada CEO: Aeroplan will not be influenced by short term corporate travel demand

Air Canada chairman and CEO Calin Rovinescu said the carrier’s plans for Aeroplan are “not going to be influenced at all by what we’re seeing in…..

Southwest Airlines reduces aircraft cleaning between departures

Southwest Airlines will cease to clean arm rests and seat belts after every flight, effective 01-Aug-2020, in order to reduce turnaround times (The Dallas Morning News/Bloomberg/USA Today, 03/04-Aug-2020). These…..

Global X ‘on track’ for launch; plans A320 deal in ‘next six months’

Global Crossing Airlines (GlobalX) CEO Ed Wegel, via The Howard Group Canada official YouTube channel, stated (29-Jul-2020) the carrier is “on track, under budget and well advanced in…..