Houston wants to wow WOW air and other long haul low cost airlines

Iceland’s long-haul low cost operator WOW air has rapidly added new US service during the last year to largely medium-sized airports. But the country’s fourth…..

Aviation is not a cash cow’, ‘it never has stability’ but is performing at a ‘very high level’ – insights from the CAPA Americas Aviation Summit

This week the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Americas Aviation Summit has been taking place at  a key time in the United States of America…..

Capacity growth in 2018 set to grow once again

In 2018, there will be over 10.7 billion arriving and departing seats available on commercial flights around the world, an increase of 218 million (more…..

Airline Insight: TAP Air Portugal

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: Manila Ninoy Aquino 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 – NY Attorney General to investigate 13 major crypto exchanges

An investigation into 13 major cryptocurrency exchanges trading cryptocurrencies has been launched by the New York Attorney General. In a letter to exchanges such as…..

Norwegian Air UK reaches 10,000 passengers on London-Buenos Aires service

Norwegian Air Argentina, via its official Twitter account, announced (16-Apr-2018) Norwegian reached the 10,000 passengers handled on London-Buenos Aires service. According to OAG, Norwegian Air UK operates twice weekly London Gatwick–Buenos…..

BLOG: Live from Houston – insights from the CAPA Americas Aviation Summit

Welcome to live coverage from The Blue Swan Daily of activities in Houston at the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Americas Aviation Summit. It is…..

UAE and US close to reaching agreement on open skies debate: report

UAE and US governments are reportedly close to an agreement to resolve the debate surrounding open skies policies and alleged government subsidies, similar to an agreement reached with Qatar earlier…..

LATAM Airlines plans to launch LCC in Chile

LAN Express‘ cabin crew union (Sindicato de Tripulantes de Cabina de Lan Express – STCLE), via its official Twitter account, announced “LATAM Airlines Group informed Chile DGAC its intention…..

Air Canada CEO sees benefit in supportive dynamic between small and large aircraft manufacturers

Air Canada CEO Calin Rovinescu stated the supportive dynamic between smaller and bigger aircraft manufacturers “can actually be a good thing”, so long as there is still “good…..