BLOG: Live from Berlin – insights from the CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit

Welcome to live coverage from The Blue Swan Daily of the CAPA – Centre for Aviation World Aviation Outlook Summit in Berlin, the capital and largest city in…..

Low Cost Carrier battle for Vienna helps elevate Austria to world’s fastest growing top 50 aviation market this winter

Winter temperatures in Austria may be close to freezing point, but the same certainly cannot be said of its aviation sector this winter. After a…..

Qantas bullish on corporate travel demand, despite slackening retail and business confidence; Premium Economy is playing a “vital role”

In an exclusive interview with CAPA and Blue Swan Daily this week, Qantas CEO Alan Joyce expressed confidence about the outlook for corporate and SME…..

Travel risk is not just about destination danger; management is out of step with the needs of the modern workforce

Almost half of decision makers believe that travel risks have grown this year and will increase again next year, according to new research from International SOS…..

Oneworld’s expected Qatar Airways divorce will be eased by potential China Southern marriage

As Qatar Airways falls out of love with the oneworld alliance, the grouping is already set to find a new partner. For a long time…..

New research uncovers the behavioural and psychological effects of international business travel

New research uncovers the rise in risky behaviours, burn out, and exhaustion from business travel. The International SOS Foundation has teamed up with Kingston University…..

Mobile platforms ‘ideally placed to facilitate loyalty programmes’ for airlines, but wide variation in adoption means airlines need to adapt strategies

There is an increasing focus among technology providers on the mobile platform. This week, Travelport revealed that mobile devices are as vital for travel as…..

WIN WIN WIN – Calling all corporate travel buyers!

The 2018 CAPA-ACTE Global Summit & Corporate Lodging Forum, to be held at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth 3-4 December is the premier corporate travel event in…..

Low Cost Carrier seats into Australia from Asia are set to grow over its summer period, but share could slip to six year low

After declining during the recent Australia winter 2018 schedule, Low Cost Carrier (LCC) air capacity into the country from destinations across Asia will return to…..

Air New Zealand to test hybrid aircraft for its regional network

Air New Zealand and ATR announced a new agreement designed to explore new environmentally friendly propulsion technologies that could play in the future of the…..