Air Canada Rouge helps shock Air Canada back to life as leisure business acts as ‘defibrillator for mainline’

The growth of Air Canada Rouge, the leisure focused low cost division of Air Canada, has been phenomenal since it launched operations just five years…..

US arrivals into Canada hit 15-year high, but air demand is slipping

Visitors from the United States of America (USA) to Canada continue to grow, but automobiles are edging out aircraft as the preferred vehicles for travel…..

Airline fuel surcharges? … What airline fuel surcharges?

Fuel prices have pretty much doubled over the past year and US airlines have been particularly badly hit, as mostly they weren’t hedged against price…..

Montréal Saint Hubert Airport undergoes a renaissance as upgrades open the door to alternative air connections between the main business centres of eastern Canada

Montréal’s Saint Hubert Airport, in Longueuil, Quebec, has completed upgrades to its primary runway that will enable it to accommodate larger aircraft, such as Boeing 737s,…..

Winnipeg Airport snapshot – Blue Swan exclusive infographic

In this week’s exclusive Blue Swan Daily infographic, we focus on airports in varying regions. For the Americas, we look at Winnipeg Airport in Canada……

Toronto Hamilton International Airport positions itself as an attractive LCC base in Canada

Canada’s aviation market is slowly transforming itself into a more LCC friendly environment following years of inhibited growth due to protectionist aviation policies. This was…..

Airline Insight: Sunwing 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…..

Airline Insight: Air Canada

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…..

Trans-Atlantic system seats hit new monthly high in Jul-2018; Delta remains the largest airline but its share is shrinking

This month will represent the 65th consecutive month of increasing year-on-year trans-Atlantic air capacity between Europe and North America as the low cost long haul model…..

Saudia to end flights to Toronto as Saudi Arabia – Canada diplomatic row hits the skies

Saudi Arabia has said it is freezing all new trade with Canada, expelling its ambassador and relocating about 7,000 Saudi scholarship recipients studying in the country…..