Video of the week – Dubai Airports is taking a technological journey, but people still matter in its strategy

Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths believes short haul transport could change as new technologies are introduced, but notes that where such technologies are already available,…..

Video of the week – Airlines and airports share insights on the industry’s major talking points

CAPA – Centre for Aviation has seen some high-profile speakers at its recent global events. This week we focus on some of the keynote presentations…..

flydubai benefits from visa reform, driving rapid inbound and outbound growth for Dubai

flydubai, which turns 10 years old at the beginning of next month, has played an integral role in Dubai’s tourism boom. It also has driven…..

Video of the week – Understanding aviation in the Middle East and Africa: industry perspectives

CAPA – Centre for Aviation attempted to address the big questions impacting aviation across the Middle East and Africa as part of more than ten…..

BLOG: Live from Dubai – insights from the CAPA Middle East & Africa Aviation Summit

Welcome to live coverage from The Blue Swan Daily of the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Middle East & Africa Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). As…..

In conversation with… Con Korfiatis, Chief Executive Officer, flyadeal

Next week, the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Middle East and Africa Aviation Summit will take place at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre…..

In conversation with… Krešimir Kučko, Chief Executive Officer, Gulf Air

Next week, the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Middle East and Africa Aviation Summit will take place at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre…..

In conversation with… Ghaith Al Ghaith, Chief Executive Officer, flydubai

Next week, the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Middle East and Africa Aviation Summit will take place at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre…..

Lessons to be shared and learnt – developing a new sustainable template for air travel across the Middle East and Africa

Despite the near-medieval nature of aviation’s regulatory structure, it is only relatively rarely that politics intervenes to disrupt airline connections. Perhaps it is the socio-humanitarian…..