Understanding LCCs – what makes them successful and what drives their growth?

The Blue Swan Daily is today focusing on the LCC market and its continued evolution. In a series of videos we speak to executives across…..

The vanishing airport interior – Dubai Airport CEO aiming to get rid of check-in desks; the thin end of the wedge?

Dubai Airports’ CEO Paul Griffiths recently confirmed the company is aiming to phase out physical check-in desks at Dubai International Airport and Dubai World Central…..

Video of the week – Expedia’s supplier engagement includes real-time benchmarking data

Expedia ls largely known as a travel mega site where customers can book airfare and hotels, but the company also provides key data to its…..

Video of the week – Airline perspectives from the CAPA Americas Aviation Summit

In Mar-2019 delegates at the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Americas Aviation Summit discussed many of the key issues impacting the aviation and travel sectors…..

What is on Denver International’s service wish list? China, Brazil and additional flights to Europe are the most wanted

Denver International airport has posted a record run of impressive passenger growth during the last couple of years, and the airport is not resting on…..

Socioeconomic turmoil across Latin America may not blunt the desire to travel, but trips will be better planned, shorter and less costly

Latin Americans still plan to travel this year, even if it is only on a domestic basis due to the socioeconomic turmoil that continues across…..

Video of the week – Industry perspectives from the CAPA Americas Aviation Summit

Industry rationalisation has helped the US majors enjoy very healthy profits over the last year. But this has not always been kind to airports which…..

Video of the week – Utilising the travel distribution model… Future proofing your distribution channel

Legacy distribution systems have for decades presented airlines with the twin problems of high costs and product commoditisation. In efforts to address these issues carriers…..

Video of the week – In conversation with… Akbar Al Baker

Qatar Airways Group CEO HE Akbar Al Baker has never been afraid of speaking his mind and in recent years has replaced Ryanair boss Michael…..