CAPA WORLD SUMMIT: ‘The Great Debate’ – can aviation unions be a force for good?

The CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit closed on 28 Nov-2018 with a debate on the question: “Can aviation unions be a force for good?”. Polled…..

CAPA WORLD SUMMIT: Does ‘over-regulation’ pose a challenge to airport development in some parts of the world?

At last week’s CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit, Berlin Brandenburg Airport’s (FBB) CEO Dr Engelbert Luetke Daldrup highlighted over-regulation poses challenges for “big projects” in…..

CAPA WORLD SUMMIT: Jozsef Varadi named Airline Executive of the Year

The man behind the rise of LCC Wizz Air, Jozsef Varadi, was awarded the prestigious Airline Executive of the Year 2018 trophy by CAPA –…..

BLOG: Live from Berlin – insights from the CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit

Welcome to live coverage from The Blue Swan Daily of the CAPA – Centre for Aviation World Aviation Outlook Summit in Berlin, the capital and largest city in…..

The German market: the more things change, the more they stay the same?

The high-profile departure of the airberlin Group from the German market in Oct-2017 has occurred with minimal disruption, opening up opportunities for existing players, mainly Lufthansa…..

Europe takes pride at being home to three of four safest neighbourhoods for LGBTQ travellers

They may not have been able to dislodge the famous Castro district of San Francisco from the top of the rankings, but European city destinations…..

It may be Germany’s capital city, but why is long-haul ‘insufficiently developed’ in Berlin?

To an outsider there are two peculiarities about Berlin in its relation to the aviation business. The first one is the interminable amount of time…..

Was ist denn hier los? Even more deficiencies reported at Berlin Brandenburg Airport

Germany’s Technischer Überwachungsverein Rheinland (TÜV Rheinland) inspection company has released a report listing 863 technical deficiencies related to the under-construction Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER)’s main terminal,…..

Airport Insight: Berlin Schönefeld 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…..