Video of the week – Blockchain: what it is and why it matters!

Blockchain’s role in reshaping the way businesses are run is gradually being appreciated. While frequently associated with various cryptocurrencies, its significance runs much deeper than…..

Tigerair Taiwan pursues rapid expansion in the Philippines as tourism booms

Tigerair Taiwan is looking at further expansion in the Philippines following the successful launch of three Philippine destinations within only six months. The expansion in…..

Video of the week – Drones: adapting to a world of UAVs, what’s next?

While unmanned aircraft technology is not new, the thought of thousands of drones constantly buzzing around our skies still feels as if it belongs in…..

Video of the week – NDC and fares distribution: empowering agents

“NDC is like Brexit,” says Peter Muller, international board director at global travel management services specialist ATPI. “We know its coming, we know we have…..

The cost of Mexico City’s alternative to its (cancelled) new airport is skyrocketing and WTTC now says its airbase conversion is not feasible

There is a saying in the English language about being ‘penny wise, pound foolish’. It is all about being extremely careful with smaller, inconsequential amounts…..

Video of the week – Australia Pacific Aviation and Corporate Travel Summit: industry perspectives

The South Pacific aviation market has enjoyed relatively benign operating conditions in the last couple of years, allowing the region’s carriers to record some of…..

Cebu Pacific eyes Australia, India and Russia from 2024 with new A321XLRs

Cebu Pacific plans to look at expanding in Australia and launching services to India and Russia from 2024, when it starts taking delivery of its…..

Video of the week – What is the outlook for Australia and New Zealand aviation for the medium term and what new dynamics will shape?

The South Pacific aviation market has enjoyed relatively benign operating conditions in the last couple of years, allowing the region’s carriers to record some of…..

Qantas sees revenue growth opportunities despite capacity slowdown – observations from CEO Alan Joyce

Qantas is nearing its “most exciting year,” as the carrier reaches its centenary, and he says the carrier, according to its CEO Alan Joyce and…..

Vanuatu and its flag carrier prepare for surge in Asian visitors

Vanuatu is preparing for an influx of Asian visitors as the small island country in the South Pacific increases in popularity. The nation has historically…..