Atlanta retained its #1 global passenger airport ranking in 2018; Beijing continued its growth, but Dubai is stalling

ACI World has published preliminary world airport rankings for 2018. In its opening remarks ACI says passenger traffic remains resilient but cargo hubs have seen…..

Opening the door to Beijing – new Daxing International airport on-track for Q3 launch

Beijing’s new Daxing International airport could be operationally ready at the end of the second quarter of this year and scheduled operations could commence before…..

Airport Arrivals – the top five most anticipated airport openings in 2019

The travel and tourism sector is a key global economic driver, but how will the air transport industry will continue to support economic growth against…..

New Beijing airport is now within just 17 months of opening

The New Beijing Daxing International Airport is scheduled to commence operation on 01-Oct-2019. Major construction works for the new airport development project are expected to…..

The world’s top 20 airports in 2017 – Atlanta still looks down on the opposition but for how much longer will that remain the case?

ACI World has released its list of the world’s busiest airports by passenger numbers in 2017. Once again Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International tops the list but it…..

Airport Insight: Beijing Capital 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…..

Manchester’s ‘China Dividend’ highlights economic impact of air services

Manchester Airports Group (MAG) has revealed that its non-stop Hainan Airlines link to Beijing, the UK’s first direct regular flight to China from outside of…..

Asian markets provide best value for money for long haul city breaks from Europe

A trio of Far Eastern cities have been named best value for a long haul city break in a new barometer of costs for holidaymakers…..