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…..

The route revolution: how next generation aircraft are transforming global route maps

As technology advances, it changes the way the world connects, driving down the cost of air travel and offering aircraft with greater range and capabilities…..

Russia tax change could limit import of foreign airliners

The Russian government is once-again considering the removal of the current tax breaks it offers on imported commercial airliners as it seeks to promote and…..

Videos of the Week – Focus on LCCs from #CAPASummit

The CAPA LCCs in North Asia Summit 2017, which occurred in Osaka in June 2017, delivered some of the most thought-provoking discussions from a wide…..

Air Niugini goes all-jet all the time

Air Niugini (ANG) recently announced it was now an all-jet aircraft operator after the last of its six Q400 turboprop aircraft left the country in…..

Boeing strides away from Paris in the unfamiliar role of victor

The 2017 Paris Air Show produced an unexpected flurry of orders –  Boeing and its new 737 MAX 10 emerging with a clear victory on…..

El Al brings competitive edge as Dreamliner arrival debuts improved passenger comforts

Israel’s El Al has never been seen as being at the cutting edge of the passenger experience, but that could all change as the airline…..

Boeing provides a glimpse at potential ‘797’ middle of the market solution; a ‘big niche’ of potentially up to 4,000 airliners

There has been much debate over the past couple of years of the potential need for a middle of the market aeroplane to replace the…..

Aircraft Deliveries 2017 – Blue Swan Infographic

The Blue Swan Daily brings you another exclusive infographic, focussing on aircraft deliveries for 2017 and sourced from the CAPA Fleet Database. Key highlights include:…..