Mexican airport group may hit a jam in Jamaica – GAP takes over in Kingston while also operating Montego Bay’s airport

Mexico’s Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico (GAP), one of three major private sector airport operators in that country, and the second most prolific investor abroad after…..

Baggage allowance issue is ‘a good populist topic’, how Chatbots are now ‘a core part of business as usual’ and the ‘overwhelming adoption’ of basic economy fares – more insights from CAPA’s Latin America Aviation & LCCs Summit

The Latin American aviation industry is undergoing some dynamic changes. Airport and airspace infrastructure is improving, and airline operating efficiencies are rising. Airport privatisation processes…..

Prospects for Curaçao tourism look solid; Airbnb is also a growing and important component of its tourism industry

Curaçao is posting solid trends in tourism dollars and its hotel performance, which should bode well for the country’s increasing attractiveness as a tourism destination……

Believing in Brazil – international pressures remain, but domestic market seems to be showing signs of improvement

Brazil posed significant challenges for Latin American operators during 2018 because of currency fluctuations and uncertainty driven by the presidential elections. The pressure was largely…..

Does uncertainty blanket the future of the Latin American aviation sector?

Latin American Airlines continue to face a level of uncertainty in as new governments in the region’s two largest markets settle in and navigate trade…..

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…..