The ultra long ranger – latest variant of the Airbus A350 family takes flight

The inaugural test flight of the new Ultra Long Range version of the Airbus A350 this week starts the countdown to Singapore Airlines once again…..

Conferma Pay brings new end-to-end virtual payment solution for travel companies

Leading FinTech company Conferma has partnered with global payments technology company Mastercard to bring to market Conferma Pay, an end-to-end virtual payment solution for banks…..

Airline Insight: Kenya Airways

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: Bogota El Dorado 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 – Bitcoin is making an impressive run but can it keep it up

In the last seven days, the price of Bitcoin and almost all major cryptocurrencies has enjoyed an impressive run of growth, increasing by more than…..

JetBlue to codeshare on semiprivate JetSuiteX services from May-2018

JetBlue Airways announced (23-Apr-2018) plans to implement a codeshare partnership with JetSuiteX on 01-May-2018, covering JetSuiteX service to Burbank, Concord, Oakland and Las Vegas. JetBlue pointed out the partnership marks the first codeshare between a…..

United Airlines takes delivery of first 737 MAX 9, targeting 10 aircraft by end of 2018

United Airlines stated (23-Apr-2018) it took delivery of its first Boeing 737 MAX 9 aircraft from the Boeing Delivery Centre in Seattle on 23-Apr-2018. The aircraft will reduce fuel use…..

Argentina ANAC approves Aerolineas-Air New Zealand’s codeshare extension

Argentina ANAC approved (18-Apr-2018) the expansion of Aerolineas Argentinas–Air New Zealand codeshare with the following services: Air New Zealand operated: Auckland-Buenos Aires, Auckland-Sydney, Auckland-Melbourne, Auckland-Brisbane, Auckland-Adelaide, Auckland-Cairns, Auckland-Perth, Auckland-Gold Coast,…..

Avianca to add new links to Orlando from Guatemala City, Lima and San Salvador

Avianca plans to launch three times weekly Guatemala City-Orlando service operated by TACA effective from 01-Aug-2018 with A320 aircraft, as per a 23-Apr-2018 GDS and inventory timetable display. It…..

Do cost savings mean it is now ‘if’ rather than ‘when’ for JetBlue’s trans-Atlantic aspirations?

It is approaching two years since US carrier JetBlue Airways amended a purchase agreement with Airbus to add an additional 30 A321s and delivered a…..

Seasonal shifts in supply – Europe hit the hardest by capacity seasonality

Overcoming the issue of seasonality is one of the most significant issues impact airline and airport demand. You can’t escape from the issue as passenger…..