Carbon credits or carbon complacency? Offsetting can improve climate awareness image and attract the eco-anxious but more needs to be done

Carbon offsetting in aviation currently is one of the major mechanisms companies implement to offer a ‘carbon neutral’ product and image. Offset programmes allow passengers…..

Contagion – How improved global air connectivity may be facilitating the spread of deadly viruses

We may have read books and watched films on how viruses can mutate and quickly spread from one single host to billions of people in…..

QUESTION FOR THE WEEK: Which markets reign from Spain – what are the the most popular destinations for a long-haul visit by Spaniards for the first half of the year?

In our weekly series to break up those Monday morning office blues, The Blue Swan Daily tests your knowledge and insight into the aviation and travel…..

Industry Intelligence – catch up on CAPA’s exclusive market analysis insights

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Bitcoin Watch – SITA: 72% of airlines have investment plans in blockchain

SITA VP business transformation, air travel solutions Ian Ryder, via the company’s official blog, reported (29-Nov-2019) the 2019 SITA Air Transport IT Insights survey shows 72% of airlines…..

With an uncertain future, American Express Global Business Travel says travel buyers need to take a ‘nimble’ approach to programme management

Looking to 2020, it can seem that the only thing we can be certain of is uncertainty and with increased economic and geopolitical volatility ahead,…..

Is it time to go with the flow? How tracking and analysing passenger movements could deliver reduce wait times, less crowding and a better traveller experience

Most regular air travellers will have an airport routine. When flying from a known airport they will follow a preferred path right from arrival through…..

CHECK IN! – 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. US hotel…..

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. Boeing CEO: Company…..

Airlines under the microscope – how can they achieve their sustainability goals?

Just as airlines begin to savour the prospect of financial sustainability, this ease has been quickly interrupted by the threat of failing to meet sustainability…..

Lufthansa’s investment in TripActions opens the door to a new collaborating that could shape the future distribution and corporate retailing landscape

Lufthansa Group’s investment in business travel platform TripActions will not only support the latter’s expansion across Europe, but could ultimately help shape the future distribution…..