Video of the week – Looking to Asia for inspiration and growth

Asia is the fastest expanding and most innovative market in the world, it has enjoyed spectacular growth over the past several years and while China…..

Video of the week – Innovation in generating ancillary revenues

Ancillaries are becoming an increasingly important part of the airline revenue arsenal generating close to USD100 billion for the industry last year. Large strides have…..

Southern Africa airlines need liberalisation and scale to achieve sustained profitability

The Airlines Association of Southern Africa (AASA) is hopeful the region’s anemic passenger growth rate will accelerate under South Africa’s new administration. AASA also continues…..

Air Malta improves its business class product to support growth in business travel into Malta

Air Malta has introduced improvements to its business class product that should help the airline attract more corporate traffic. While Malta is a large and…..

Video of the week – Working with unions to achieve optimal outcomes

It is summer in Europe and that can generally mean strikes, especially in the UK as families attempt to escape the rat race during the…..

Royal Jordanian doubles transit traffic as LCC competition in Jordan intensifies

Royal Jordanian has increased its focus on sixth freedom transit traffic, providing better connectivity and competitively priced options for corporates. The oneworld member is particularly…..

airBaltic to consider new bases in Western Europe after completing expansion in Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania

airBaltic is looking at opening new bases outside the Baltics region after completing its planned expansion in Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania. The airline has nearly…..

SkyTeam shifts its focus to technology and offering passengers a seamless digital experience

SkyTeam has embarked on a new phase in its development focused on technology and providing its passengers with a seamless digital experience. The alliance has…..

Video of the week – CAE’s Women in Flight scholarship programme encourages exceptional women to become professional pilots

Training specialists CAE last year revealed it will invest around USD1 million a year in its Women in Flight scholarship programme, demonstrating its own commitment…..

Video of the week – Breaking the glass ceiling: departing Flybe CEO leaves a lasting legacy for women in aviation

Flybe’s departing CEO Christine Ourmières-Widener may not have been the first woman to run a UK airline, but she has certainly helped raise their profile…..