JetBlue maintains optimism for Puerto Rico as various campaigns champion tourists to visit the island

Several campaigns are underway to promote Puerto Rico’s tourism business after the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria in late 2017, and the island’s largest airline,…..

Monthly Route Recap – March 2018

In Mar-2018, Qantas is set to launch its historic new route linking Australia with Europe direct. This won’t be the only new route launched this…..

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. El Al CEO…..

Airline Insight: Vietnam 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: Berlin Tegel 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 – Bitcoin’s downward spiral continues

Bitcoin continued its downward spiral overnight dropping a further USD900, which equates to another 10%. Cryptocurrency experts are having difficulty attributing the drop to any…..

Hawaiian Airlines orders 10 787-9 aircraft, with first deliveries scheduled from 2021

Hawaiian Airlines selected (06-Mar-2018) the Boeing 787 as its “flagship” aircraft for medium to long haul services, executing a non binding LoI. The carrier intends to purchase 10 787-9 aircraft valued…..

Air Canada expands service to US/Mexico with new routes, expanded frequencies and upgauged aircraft

Air Canada announced (07-Mar-2018) plans to launch the following services to the US in winter 2018: Calgary–Palm Springs: Daily service from 28-Oct-2018 to 30-Apr-2019; Edmonton–Las Vegas: Daily service…..

GOL attributes CASK increase in 4Q2017 to ‘less benign jet fuel environment’

GOL reported (07-Mar-2018) a 1.4% year-on-year increase in total CASK in 4Q2017, to BRL21.21 cents (USD6.53 cents), due to a “less benign jet fuel environment”. CASK…..

Brazilian Senate approves Brazil-US open skies agreement

LATAM Airlines announced (07-Mar-2018) the Brazilian Senate approved the Brazil–US open skies agreement. Brazil’s President Michel Temer must sign the approval to bring it into effect. The agreement…..

New Jamaican Civil Aviation Authority ATM system goes live

Jamaican Civil Aviation Authority commissioned (07-Mar-2018) a series of new ATM systems developed by Thales as part of efforts to modernise airspace management services. Thales systems were deployed at…..