Corporate sector drives yield and profit improvement at Singapore Airlines

Singapore Airlines (SIA) recorded the first yield increase in several years in 1Q2018, driven partially by improved demand from the corporate sector. Summary Corporate demand…..

New Bogota Airport challenges competitive conventions as it will see old and new operate alongside one another

The tender for the long-awaited New Bogota (El Dorado II) Airport will commence by Aug-2018 according to Colombia’s Minister of Transport, German Cardona. The COP3…..

Cities top beaches for US travellers for Summer 2018

US summer travellers are flocking to cities this year at a higher rate than beaches, according to a new study conducted by Marriott International. Summary:…..

Airline Insight: Cathay Dragon

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Airport Insight: Zürich Airport

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Bitcoin Watch – Bitcoin dives for a second day in a row to USD7,500

Bitcoin has taken a hit for the second day in a row, diving to around the USD7,500 mark. This drop represents an almost 15% decline…..

CAPA: ‘Mexico’s aviation industry is facing potentially serious jeopardy if AMLO follows through’

CAPA – Centre for Aviation, in a report entitled: ‘Latin governments jeopardise aviation growth’, stated (21-May-2018) Mexico‘s aviation industry is facing potentially serious jeopardy if the…..

American Airlines: US-Brazil open skies agreement to pave way for LATAM JV

American Airlines SVP Nate Gatten responded (22-May-2018) to the finalisation of the US–Brazil open skies agreement, stating: “We applaud the US Departments of State and Transportation and the…..

Canada: Transport reform bill to raise foreign ownership limit of Canadian airlines to 49%

Canada Transport Minister Marc Garneau’s transport reform legislation (Bill C-49) passed final votes and is slated to receive royal assent (Bloomberg, 22-May-2018). The bill includes a…..

Air North launches first air service between Canada’s North and Vancouver Island

Air North launched (18-May-2018) twice weekly service connecting Whitehorse, Victoria, and Kelowna with Boeing 737 equipment, effective 18-May-2018. The route marks the first direct air connection between Canada‘s North and Vancouver Island……