Country Insight: #45 – Austria

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

‘Der Preiskampf am Wien ist ausgebrochen’; Vienna airport is loving it, Austrian Airlines is struggling with it

Vienna International airport has doubled passenger growth each year for the past four years, capping off an 11% year-on-year increase in 2018 to exceed 27…..

Third runway approved at Vienna Airport, but is it justifiable on recent growth estimates?

Austria’s Administrative Court (VwGH) has now approved the construction of a third runway at Vienna International airport after overturning appeals made on the basis of…..

Vienna Airport may now waltz to the LCC beat, but it remains a long-established network hub

The Austrian market has become a market of focus for many of Europe’s leading LCCs following the collapse of airberlin and NIKI. The gaps in…..

Low Cost Carrier battle for Vienna helps elevate Austria to world’s fastest growing top 50 aviation market this winter

Winter temperatures in Austria may be close to freezing point, but the same certainly cannot be said of its aviation sector this winter. After a…..

IAG home helps to keep low cost brand on the straight and level

Whether low cost brand LEVEL does eventually gain its own Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) or continues its model of operational production units, its newly appointed…..

Airline Insight: Austrian Airlines

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…..

Vienna displaces Melbourne as the world’s most liveable city in a year that has seen significant changes to global ranking

Austria’s capital city, Vienna, is the most liveable city in the world, according to a new survey. The European capital displaced Melbourne from a regular…..

Spain, Austria and the Netherlands lead the European arrivals growth in Australia this year, but the United Kingdom remains by far the busiest source market

Spain, Austria and the Netherlands have all recorded double-digit rises in travellers to Australia over the first four months of 2018, according to latest data…..

Full abolition of Austria’s air passenger taxes could increase GDP by EUR320 million per annum and create 1000 new jobs by 2030

The reduction of Austria’s air passenger taxes from the start of this year has helped to support the country’s aviation industry, but the removal of…..

Airport Insight: Vienna International Airport

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…..