British Airways and Norwegian are enjoying a merry dance on the trans-Atlantic

A recent blog post by aviation intelligence provider OAG provides some interesting insight into the trans-Atlantic market between the United Kingdom and North America and…..

IHG pilots new hotel room lighting technology as study reveals almost 80% of travellers struggle to sleep when staying away from home

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has partnered with a global leader in innovative LED lighting solutions, to pilot the use of state-of-the-art circadian lighting to help…..

Airports Council International’s performance indicators reveal that two-thirds of the world’s airports are loss-making, most of them handling less than one million ppa

Airports Council International (ACI) World has published its annual Airport key performance indicators (KPIs) on global air transport demand for 2017 and one of the…..

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 Sun CEO…..

Addressing the corporate and business travel markets more effectively – there are few more valuable segments

There are few more valuable market segments than the repeat travellers in corporate programmes and SMEs. Yet airlines have mostly failed to capitalise fully on…..

JetBlue completes cabin restyling on first A320

JetBlue Airways completed (20-Mar-2019) interior cabin restyling on its first A320 aircraft. Around one third of the carrier’s A320 fleet is scheduled for restyling with expected completion by the…..

A4A requests Congress reject US President’s proposed tax increases

Airlines for America (A4A) requested (20-Mar-2019) the USCongress reject proposed tax increases on travel included in President Donald Trump’s FY2020 budget. A4A claimed the suggested increases would…..

Boom Supersonic to double staff in next 12 months

Boom Supersonic reported (19-Mar-2019) it anticipates doubling its staff over the next 12 months. The company presently employs a full time team of over 130 employees……

Winair to expand operations from Curacao in Apr-2019

Winair plans to expand operations from Curacao Hato International Airport as follows (Routes Online, 20-Mar-2019): Curacao–Aruba: Increase from five to seven times weekly effective 15-Apr-2019; Curacao–Bonaire: Increase from…..

CTM announces outlines key strategic initiatives under three phase growth programme

Corporate Travel Management outlined (CTM) (20-Mar-2019) details of its three phase strategic development plan: Phase one: Establishing a global network through acquisition over FY2014 to FY2017:…..