Diametric domestic and international trends continue – US Travel Association data shows solid domestic growth but faltering international demand

The latest data from the US Travel Association show domestic and International US travel trends for Jul-2019 largely followed trends that have been entrenched for…..

CWT projects +8% growth for the meetings and events sector in 2020, but warns of gathering geopolitical and economic headwinds

CWT Meetings & Events (CWT M&E), the global meetings and events division of CWT, says the USD840 billion industry is poised for an +8% growth…..

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. Flair Airlines reported…..

The trans-Atlantic shift – what impact, if any, will low cost long haul have on this important market?

Long haul low cost international operations are becoming a feature of the US-Europe market, introducing a new dynamic into the equation. Until now, the market…..

It’s time to ‘change the game’ – Clarity Travel reveals travel buyer rulebook that redefines the rules for procuring business travel

“Redefine the rules of engagement and make business travel a winning way for your organisation to become more competitive, productive and profitable.” The advice from…..

Top 20 Airlines by Aircraft on Order

In this week’s Did you know, we would take a closer look at the airlines with the largest aircraft on order. Top 20 Airlines by…..

Country Insight: #29 – Norway

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

Spirit says it’s time to ‘ditch the pitch’ as it prepares to debut new seating concept that includes an extra inch of comfort to passengers in the unfavourable middle seat

US budget carrier Spirit Airlines is advancing on its promise to invest in the guest experience by unveiling new, more comfortable seats that provide additional…..

Brand.com bookings exceeding all other US hotel channels is clear indicator of the evolution in consumer booking behaviour

An update of the Hotel Industry Performance Overview (HIPO) from benchmarking specialist Kalibri Labs shows that Jul-2019 marked the first time in history that Brand.com…..