Looking back… 2019 was a packed year of insights from a record CAPA event programme

Behind the scenes it may have been a year of transition for CAPA – Centre for Aviation as it was integrated into the Aviation Week…..

Overcoming the hurdles of 2020 – the key stories from the opening morning of the CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit in Malta

The enormous publicity attracted by a sixteen year old Swedish girl has rattled the airline industry and is prompting government talk of aviation taxes to…..

CAPA Global Aviation Awards for Excellence recognises top aviation leaders – British Airways, Swoop, Spirit Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines and airBaltic secure coveted awards

British Airways, Swoop and Spirit Airlines, have been recognised among the top airlines at CAPA’s annual Global Aviation Awards for Excellence in Malta. The nine…..

Global market access, have we reached a high-water mark?

As the originator of the swathe of open skies agreements in the 1990s and the early part of the 21st century, the US is a…..

European islands: airlines are helping to drive tourism growth

Europe has seven island markets listed as separate countries/territories in the CAPA – Centre for Aviation and OAG databases for aviation data on capacity and…..

Social impact in the aviation industry – environment, flight shaming and taxes: why are the airlines dropping the ball?

As customers, employees, suppliers and society at large begin to place increasing importance on corporate social responsibility, corporate leaders have started to implement practises which…..

Video of the week – The ‘new’ Air Malta and its ‘if you don’t change, you die’ mindset

Air Malta has for a long time struggled to find its own identity in an increasingly competitive market, suffering years of unprofitability and struggling to…..

Video of the week – Creating new interfaces between large aviation organisations and the growing global travel technology scene

The digital economy has transformed consumer expectations around the way they research, purchase and experience the airline product and airlines increasingly need to work hard…..

Video of the Week – The Golden Falcon emerges out of the shadows thanks to Gulf Air’s boutique aspirations

Gulf Air is one of the most famous names in Middle East aviation. Formerly the flag carrier of multiple nations it is today just a…..

Video insights from the CAPA World Aviation Outlook Summit – Part 2

The latest decade has been one of relative stability for the aviation industry, but the tide has almost certainly now turned, and it is certainly…..