SIA to retime Singapore-Canberra-Wellington improving connection times for travellers

Singapore Airlines (SIA) is moving up by one hour its Singapore-Canberra-Wellington flight, resulting in improved connections from several points in Asia. The airline is satisfied…..

Australia smartphone use surges ahead while China hits a ceiling

As the world turns mobile, as customers initiate increasing amounts of airline buying transactions on smartphones, it looks as if China’s growth has levelled off……

Airport Profile: Townsville Airport

Townsville Airport is a regional airport serving the city of Townsville, Queensland, Australia. Wholly-owned and operated by Queensland Airports Limited, Townsville is operated under a…..

Overcapacity may hurt Australia-Samoa market thanks to Virgin Australia and Samoa Airways

Overcapacity could result in the Australia-Samoa market following Virgin Australia’s decision to launch services to Samoa in Nov-2017. Virgin Australia will likely compete on the…..

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. Cathay Pacific stated it support’s…..

Australia’s domestic aviation market in the midst of hibernation

Australia is proving an outlier to a strong global growth trend seen across other major domestic aviation markets over early 2017. According to recent release…..

Can the Argentina-Australia market again support a nonstop service?

Argentina has been a white spot in Australia’s international network since Qantas and Aerolineas Argentinas suspended services earlier this decade on the Sydney-Buenos Aires route……

Airport Profile: Cairns Airport continues to shine

Cairns Airport is the major international and domestic gateway to far north Queensland and is operated by Cairns Airport Pty Ltd, which is owned and…..

Jin Air to return to Australia as South Korean visitor traffic surges

Korean Air LCC subsidiary Jin Air is resuming seasonal flights to Cairns in late 2017 and could eventually serve Cairns year-round as well as launch…..

Blue Swan Exclusive Infographic: International Airline Activity – April 2017

The Blue Swan Daily brings you another exclusive infographic, focussing on the Australia’s international airline activity for Apr-2017, sourced from BITRE and CAPA data. Australia continues to enjoy…..