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…..

Lauda overtakes IAG on final lap to record NIKI victory

Former Austrian Formula 1 driving champion Niki Lauda will reacquire the airline he founded – the former airberlin Austrian holiday subsidiary, NIKI. Following a reopening…..

After deals with Lufthansa Group and then IAG, where will NIKI eventually land?

It is now nearing three months since airberlin operated its last flight, but while most of its assets have now been absorbed by the Lufthansa…..

Klagenfurt Airport looks to tourist traffic as it prepares for hopeful privatisation

Klagenfurt Airport, in southern Austria, has declared that it will focus more on tourism than business traffic as it prepares for privatisation. Tourism is a…..