What does Argentina’s election mean for upstart low cost operators?

A new leftist president in Argentina could potentially disrupt recently introduced liberalisation in the country’s airport transport industry. The country’s electorate recently selected Alberto Fernández,…..

Responsible tourism: What’s in a label?

There is no argument that responsible tourism is gaining steam as sustainability becomes a mainstay of everyday life. But at times travellers could experience challenges…..


Americas appointment highlights of the month – October 2019

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the Americas region witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..

Country Insight: #12 – Italy

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…..

Looking towards 2020, Sabre survey reveals top traveller trends in Asia Pacific

Sabre Corporation recently released the results of an APAC-wide study that compiles insight from over 500 travel professionals. Looking towards 2020, here are 5 key…..

Russia’s airports seek to attract 300 million passengers annually by 2024

The head of Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsiya), Aleksandr Neradko, says that growth in air transport services continues in 2019, with 11% overall growth…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces

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 – Bitcoin back above USD9,000 in mere minutes

Early last week, Bitcoin took a sharp dive in value and dropped below USD8,800, despite almost two weeks well above the USD9,000 mark. The increase…..

Swedavia’s traffic loss blamed partly on “climate debates” – so it launches a ‘green bond’

Swedavia, which operates many of Sweden’s most important airports, including those at the three largest cities of Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö, reported a 4.2% year-on-year…..

Groupe ADP sell-off seems more and more likely as the shared referendum loses steam

The international airport operator Groupe ADP continued its run of improved revenue growth in the nine months ended 30-Sep-2019, reporting a nearly 18% y-o-y increase…..

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 says…..