Fancy a weekend break? Which are the best global Cities to spend a weekend

As we reach the end of the week our thoughts to turn to our plans for the weekend and those couple of valuable days where…..

Technology running amok: what impact will recent innovations have on airline retailing? CAPA-ACTE Global Summit insights

A host of new apps and techniques are being developed across the spectrum of retailing, payments and generally controlling customer behaviour – or at least…..

VIDEO: Disruption in distribution – We speak to the industry!

Airline sales and distribution practices are evolving at a mind numbing rate. Apps are being developed that utilise the power of artificial intelligence combined with…..

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 CEO Michael…..

Technology techniques – exploiting airport infrastructure for future passenger growth

As passenger numbers are on the rise around the world, and airports are reporting being at or near capacity, how can the industry hope to…..

Economic Insights into the aviation sector – IATA’s observations at CAPA-ACTE Global Summit

Last week the International Monetary Fund (IMF) released its latest World Economic Outlook. Overall, the IMF suggests that the ‘global upswing in economic activity is…..

VIDEO: The future of alliances and partnerships – We speak to the industry!

The death warrant for global alliances is routinely issued. It takes only a squabble between members or one airline’s partnership with a member outside the…..

ACTE: Corporate Travel Managers increasingly dissatisfied with traditional hotel sourcing

Corporate travel managers, increasingly frustrated with traditional approaches to sourcing hotels, are slowly supplementing their programmes with newer, dynamic systems, according to research from the…..

Aviation Infrastructure: adding new facilities against enormous odds – CAPA-ACTE Global Summit insights

It is a popular refrain that there has been no new runway added in the UK since WWII – although many unused and underused airports…..

VIDEO: Low Cost Long Haul – Will it work? We speak to the industry!

The topic of low cost long haul is a major buzz in the aviation sector as airlines take advantage of the efficiency of new generation…..