Engine failure forces Air France A380 to divert into Goose Bay – IMAGES and VIDEO

A serious uncontained engine failure forced an Air France Airbus A380 to divert into the small Canadian town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay in the province…..

Can we safely live in a world full of drones making data-driven decisions in real time?

While unmanned aircraft technology is not new, the thought of thousands of drones constantly buzzing around our skies still feels like it belongs in a…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Avianca, Ryanair, Philippine Airlines and more

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

NDC, airline distribution, travel apps, payments: CAPA presents a blockbuster travel agenda in London

Airline sales and distribution practices are evolving at a mind numbing rate. Apps are being developed that utilise the power of artificial intelligence combined with…..

The WOW factor – strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats to Iceland’s growing LCC

Having lived in the shadow of Icelandair’s effective European and North American network strategy since it launched services in 2012, WOW air has now exploded…..

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.   Dubai Airports…..

Advito and BCD release 2018 Industry Forecast

The 2018 Industry Forecast has been released by consultancy group, Advito and corporate travel management company, BCD Travel. The report is designed to assist procurement…..

The world’s Top 20 busiest routes and airports by seats

It’s our weekly top 20, featuring the busiest routes and airports around the world. Using the wealth of CAPA – Centre for Aviation and OAG…..

London Heathrow the ‘most connected International Megahub’; Asia leads the way among LCC connections

It may remain heavily constrained by its capacity, but London Heathrow remains the single most connected International Megahub in the world by a clear margin,…..

Designing airports for the ever-changing future

Ever wondered what goes into the building of an airport? The years of planning, years of building and continued development and updating. The Blue Swan…..

LEVEL up! ‘Next generation long haul’ brand to grow fleet to 30 aircraft by 2022

LEVEL, the recently-launched ‘next generation long haul’ brand from the International Airlines Group (IAG), parent of Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia and Vueling, is planning…..