As Latin America and Caribbean carriers celebrate 15 consecutive years of traffic growth, ALTA reveals the fastest growing intra Latin American markets

ALTA, the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association, has reported that passenger traffic levels among its airline members across these regions grew 5.7% in…..

Country Insight: #91 – Jamaica

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

Buenos Aires excels in what was a mixed performance for hotels across Central, South America and the Caribbean in 2018

Hotels across the Central and South America region reported positive, but inflation-affected performance results in 2018, according to full calendar year data from benchmarking specialist…..

Martinique takes a people-to-people approach with Airbnb to attract visitor numbers

The Martinique Tourism Authority has entered a tentative partnership with Airbnb to deliver additional visitors to the French overseas territory in the Caribbean. The Memorandum…..

Airline Insight: Air Caraibes

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…..

Haïtian Government seeks private sector participation in new Port-de-Paix airport development as it seeks to grow country’s appeal

The Haïtian Cabinet is reported to be planning the development of a new airport in Port-de-Paix, in the country’s north-west, under a public-private partnership (P3)…..

Mexico’s GAP gets preferred bidder status for Kingston, but can it narrow the gap on Montego Bay where it is already the concessionaire?

Mexico’s Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico  (GAP) has been selected by the Jamaican Government as the provisional preferred bidder to operate, improve and expand Kingston Norman…..

STR raises US hotel industry forecast as stronger-than-expected pricing power boosts performance levels

In what is a rare occurrence, industry benchmarking specialist STR has raised its performance forecast for the US hotel industry in its mid-year projections after…..

Caribbean aviation sector sees notable H1 schedule decline; collaboration is seen as key to unlock region’s growth potential

Scheduled air seats within and from the Caribbean declined by -6.4% during the first half of this year as many nations across the region continue…..

Airline Insight: Caribbean 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…..

Hurricane recovery in the Caribbean from 2017 storms could take up to four years 

Massive hurricanes that struck the Caribbean in late 2017 seem like a distant memory with the fast-changing global news cycle. But a full recovery from…..