Jetstar’s domestic market share in New Zealand slips as Air New Zealand expands faster

Jetstar’s market share in the domestic New Zealand market has slipped over the last two years and is likely to slip further as it not…..

Exclusive: Jetstar CEO discusses opportunities for 787s as they are freed up by A321neoLRs

Jetstar Airways is looking at new widebody route opportunities using the 787-8s freed up from Bali flights as A321neoLRs are delivered but is not about…..

16 potential new long haul narrowbody routes Jetstar may launch with its new A321neoLRs

CAPA – Centre for Aviation has identified 16 potential new long-haul routes from Australia for Jetstar which are made feasible with the LCC’s new fleet…..

The latest on Western Sydney Airport – Aerotropolis & North South Rail Link

Sydney’s proposed second airport at Badgery’s Creek Airport is expected to commence construction in 2018.  WSA Co was incorporated by the Australian government in Aug-2017,…..

The Commodity of Airspace – by no means a finite resource

Globally, estimates suggest that overall aviation passenger traffic will remain on its unremitting path of growth. Preliminary figures from IATA indicate that airlines handled over…..

‘Airlines are stupid’; bleisure has ‘always been a topic’; and aircraft become ‘very good investment assets’- initial insights from CAPA’s Global LCC Summit

The CAPA – Centre for Aviation Global LCC Summit 2018 took place in Singapore last week bringing together some of the biggest names in aviation to…..

Exclusive: Fiji Airways has no expansion plans for Australia, leaving little hope for an expanded Australia-Fiji bilateral

Fiji Airways is not interested in seeking additional traffic rights for Brisbane, Melbourne or Sydney, which could thwart Australia’s attempt to forge an expanded air…..

Calls for policy reform for regional air travel in Australia

In Nov-2017, Australia’s Senate Standing Committee on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport announced plans to investigate airline pricing methodologies in regional and rural areas…..

American Express GBT: Business Travel outlook ‘bright’ for 2018, particularly in Asia driven by China/India

The outlook for international business travel in 2018 is ‘bright’ says American Express Global Business Travel (GBT), particularly in Asia driven by China and India. Demand…..

Airbnb has “seriously considered a lot of things around aviation” as it intends to fulfil end-to-end business needs

A decade after it started to disrupt the hotel business and the billionaire behind Airbnb is looking to invest his fortune in the airline business…..

Increasing adoption in mobile payments is starting to influence Australian’s banking decisions

Smartphone sales experienced strong growth in 2017 driven by an Android replacement cycle, according to a new study by emerging technology analyst firm Telsyte. The Telsyte…..