DATA SPOTLIGHT: Royal Air Maroc

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

Delta president: More passengers purchasing ‘equal or better product on a future trip’

Delta Air Lines president Glen Hauenstein reported (14-Jan-2020) 53% of the carrier’s revenue is now generated through premium products, loyalty and other non ticket revenue sources,…..

Airport Authority votes to increase customer facility charge at Pittsburgh International Airport

Allegheny County Airport Authority voted to increase the customer facility charge at Pittsburgh International Airport from USD5.50 to USD6.00, effective 01-Feb-2020 (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 18-Jan-2020). Pittsburgh International Airport CEO Christina Cassotis said revenue generated from…..

Avianca to suspend Cartagena-Miami service from Mar-2020

Avianca reportedly plans to suspend daily Cartagena–Miami service from 29-Mar-2020 due to low profitability (El Universal, 19-Jan-2020). American Airlines also operates the route, according to OAG.

La Compagnie ‘very attractive for the American public’: DG

La Compagnie DG Christian Vernet, in an interview retweeted via the airline’s official Twitter account, reported (17-Jan-2020) close to 60% of the airline’s traffic originates from North…..

Mexico sets a date for the inauguration of its ‘new capital city airport’; its President threatens to stop using his name if it doesn’t open on time

Only a short time ago, a headline like that above would have referred to the opening of a brand new purpose-built airport in Mexico City,…..

QUESTION FOR THE WEEK: Airport connectivity is key for corporate travellers, but what are the world’s largest airports by destinations served?

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 – Bitcoin crashes after steady trend upwards

Bitcoin enjoyed a solid week of growth reaching a high of USD9,113, a value it had not seen since early Nov-2019. Many predicted the growth…..

Delta Air Lines CEO: ‘seeing some weakness’ in Asia, US corporate travel ‘doing quite well’

Delta Air Lines CEO Edward H Bastian stated (14-Jan-2020) “We’re certainly seeing some weakness” in Asia, due to “the China issues and some of the tariff discussions that’s…..