SkyBus expands at Avalon Airport with new depot and larger buses

SkyBus is adding capacity at Avalon Melbourne Airport ahead of the launch of international services from AirAsia X by introducing double deck buses. Summary SkyBus…..

Airline Insight: AirAsia X

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Perth-Kuala Lumpur overcapacity eases as AirAsia X pulls back

AirAsia X’s decision to cut one of its two daily flights to Perth should ease the overcapacity situation on the Kuala Lumpur-Perth market, benefitting Malaysia…..

Rapid Chinese carrier growth in Australia impact Cathay, SIA, Scoot and AirAsia X

The rapid expansion of Chinese carriers in the Australia market has impacted other foreign airlines which traditionally compete in the Australia-China market. Cathay Pacific and…..

Melbourne Avalon Airport capacity plateaus however a first international airline is on the horizon

Melbourne’s Avalon Airport has been on an impressive growth trajectory since 2014 but as growth slows in 2018 international operations may be on the horizon…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – IAG, Indigo Partners, AENA, HK Express and more

Every week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

AirAsia X considers Adelaide, Canberra and Cairns

AirAsia X is looking at Adelaide, Canberra and Cairns as potential new destinations in Australia. However, the Malaysian long haul low cost carrier in the…..

Malindo Air shelves plans for launching Melbourne and Sydney

Malaysia’s Malindo has shelved plans for expansion in Australia after parent Lion Group reallocated Malindo’s first three widebody aircraft to another subsidiary. Malindo is currently…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know.   Qantas Group…..

AirAsia X Group reports 7th consecutive quarterly profit

AirAsia X today reported its seventh consecutive quarterly profit in 2Q2017. Net profit of MYR47.4 million (USD11.1 million) was a result of foreign exchange gains…..

AirAsia X aims to double Australia operation over the next decade

AirAsia X is aiming to expand its Australia network by up to three new destinations within three years and double its Australia traffic over the…..