The annual Airbus-Boeing order book competition: everyone’s a winner

With a tidy 430 A320 sales to LCC industry maestro Bill Franke, for the Indigo Partners suite of LCCs around the world, Airbus managed to…..

ANALYSIS: Where are all the Boeing 787 Dreamliners flying?

When US manufacturer Boeing first introduced the Boeing 787 Dreamliner it was marketed as a hub-buster, an aircraft that would enable airlines to fly non-stop…..

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. Malaysia Airlines CEO…..

The value of aircraft orders – it is all a tale of smoke and mirrors

A rumoured Emirates Airline follow-up Airbus A380 order failed to materialise at the Dubai Air Show and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) carrier selected the…..

WestJet’s 787s help it address a long haul market worth billions

Canada’s WestJet ripped up the low cost playbook years ago with new initiatives spanning from the creation of its regional subsidiary Encore to the launch…..

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. SkyWork Airlines CEO…..

United in praise as Queen of the Skies flies off to Honolulu sunset

An apparent minor fault with an air conditioning pack may have resulted in a quick de tour to United’s San Francisco maintenance base and a…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Tigerair Taiwan, Air Canada, airberlin, AirAsia Japan and more

Every week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

Boeing confident 777-8 will be able to operate Sydney to London nonstop

Boeing is confident that with the 777-8 it can meet Qantas’ challenge of developing a next generation aircraft by 2022 capable of operating Sydney to…..

United heads back in time to celebrate 747 retirement, but where does the Jumbo Jet still fly?

US major United Airlines has revealed plans to turn its operations back more than 45 years by marking the retirement of the Boeing 747 from…..