United takes a cautious approach to selling Premium Economy; will not see full value of product until 2021

United Airlines is in the middle of a significant retrofit of its a large portion of its widebody fleet with its new Premium Economy class,…..

Goldman Travel Corporation’s 2019 Corporate Travel Trend Forecast

In a post on the Goldman Travel Corporation blog, Joint Managing Director David Goldman divulged what he believes is next for corporate travel. From new…..

RAM’s entry into oneworld finally gives the alliance a visible presence in Africa; is China next?

As the largest unaligned carrier in Africa, Royal Air Maroc (RAM) was always going to be a target for the global alliances, especially as its…..

Airline Insight: Nile Air

The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the world’s largest airlines…..

GOL’s new 737 MAX-8 deal will allow it to add one ‘new international destination every quarter over the next two years’

Brazilian carrier GOL Linhas Aereas is to accelerate its fleet renewal programme after signing a lease deal with Avolon to introduce an additional 11 Boeing…..

Guest contributor – Advito: Merchandising and technology optimisation: Your ticket to big savings

From Advito Senior Director and Practice Area Leader, Traveller Engagement Michael Silvey With a multi-million dollar spend on business travel, any savings will make a…..

Seeking European arrivals? Outbound market may see growth slowing in 2018, but the 2019 outlook is ‘positive’

While most eyes are on Asia, Europe remains a major outbound market and continues its steady growth despite recent geopolitical instability worldwide, which studies show…..

Airport Insight: Larnaca Glafcos Clerides International Airport

The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the world’s largest airlines…..

United sees more upsell opportunities for branded fares across a larger number of channels

Fare segmentation is now a staple in the airline business worldwide, and US airlines have enjoyed solid upsell rates from their basic economy offerings. The…..

New ‘Autopilot’ technology aims to revolutionise how hotels think about their online guest experience

Smart technology solutions specialist Hotelchamp has introduced ‘Autopilot’, a new technology which it hopes will revolutionise how hotels think about their online guest experience. The artificial intelligence…..