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…..

Boeing confident 777-8 will be able to operate Sydney to London nonstop

Boeing is confident that with the 777-8 it can meet Qantas’ challenge of developing a next generation aircraft by 2022 capable of operating Sydney to…..

Tourism’s Tipping Point – ‘The soul of your destination is like your virginity, you only get to lose it once’

This summer ‘sustainability’ has been the buzz word in the tourism sector as a rising opposition to an industry that has fuelled development is now…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Philippine Airlines, Ukraine International Airlines, Aegean 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…..

LOT Polish Airlines hungry to highlight how its long-haul model can translate into foreign markets

LOT Polish Airlines believes its recent comprehensive business restructuring has delivered sufficient cost savings for it to be able to deploy its long-haul aircraft on…..

Air New Zealand expands in Argentina as Australasia-South America capacity reaches record levels

Air New Zealand is increasing capacity to Buenos Aires by more than 30% this summer in response to increasing demand for travel between Australia/New Zealand…..

LCC Start-up plans to use 737 bellyhold for innovative additional seating

It had to happen. For some years airlines and sometimes aircraft manufacturers have talked of replacing conventional seating with “stand-up” seats, which would allow higher…..

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. Ryanair CEO Michael…..

Atlanta tops the passenger numbers league as part of mature market renaissance, but Asia Pacific leads the growth

Industry body Airports Council International (ACI) has released its official passenger and cargo statistics for 2016 with the standout news being the growth of the…..

Recovering Energy, Resources and Marine sectors means higher travel pricing in 2018

Airfares and hotel rates in key locations for the Energy, Resources and Marine (ERM) sectors are expected to rise in 2018, says Carlson Wagonlit Travel…..

The world’s Top 20 airlines by seats and frequencies

Seats and departing frequencies are key factors in determining the “size” of an airline, and while not the only indicator both clearly represent just how…..