Fort Myers Southwest Florida International Airport plans terminal expansion

Fort Myers Southwest Florida International Airport (Florida) is considering plans to expand its terminal with an estimated cost between USD150 million to USD180 million (Naples Daily News,…..

TAME suspends Venezuela operations

TAME suspended operations to Venezuela on 03-Feb-2018 (El Comercio, 03-Feb-2018). The carrier operated Quito-Bogota-Caracas and justified the decision to profitability and “technical problems” at Caracas…..

Western Global Airlines applies for expanded authorisation to open skies countries

Western Global Airlines applied (02-Feb-2018) for an exemption and certificate of public convenience and necessity from the US Department of Transportation to operate scheduled service…..

Primera Air tweaks trans-Atlantic network as it prepares for low cost long haul debut

Primera Air has confirmed plans to expand its new low cost long haul trans-Atlantic operation to a fourth North American destination, but poor initial sales…..

Airbus A321neoLR: Is this the aircraft that could change airline route structures forever?

Airbus previously followed the ‘big is beautiful’ road with the A380, but now it is mixing this with the ‘small is sustainable’ tag to expand…..

Projections for Canada’s hotel industry show notable strength for Toronto during 2018 

Demand for hotels in Canada continues to outstrip supply, which is fuelling a bullish forecast for the country’s accommodation industry during 2018, driven in part…..

Airline Insight: Hawaiian Airlines

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Airport Insight: Hong Kong International Airport

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Bitcoin Watch – US Banks deliver another blow to Cryptocurrencies

Over the weekend, US banks; Bank Of America, Citigroup, JP Morgan, Capital One and Discover have all banned their customers from purchase cryptocurrencies when using…..

ATPCO acquires Routehappy as a wholly owned subsidiary and strategic business unit

ATPCO acquired (01-Feb-2018) Routehappy, a rich content provider for flight shopping. ATPCO stated the acquisition broadens its value to the airline distribution ecosystem by enabling…..

Travelport reports unprecedented increases in fare shopping peaks in Jan-2018

Travelport announced (02-Feb-2018) Jan-2018 was a record month for the company for fare shopping, with “unprecedented” increases in peak (one-day) shopping rate messages per second…..