Hong Kong’s new runway may be behind schedule, but it is still anticipating a 2022 entry to service

Airport Authority Hong Kong has reported reclamation works for the Hong Kong International airport (HKIA) third runway development project are behind schedule and are now…..

Corporate Update: Cathay Pacific will not follow Singapore Airlines in offering lie flat product on all flights

The Cathay Pacific Group has opted not to follow rival Singapore Airlines (SIA) in upgrading its regional business class product to lie flat. Cathay Pacific…..

Cathay Pacific improves connectivity and adds capacity to Adelaide

Cathay Pacific is improving connectivity in the South Australia to Europe, North America and Asia markets as it introduces a split schedule and adds capacity…..

Cathay’s operation in the Southwest Pacific adds more capacity than can be absorbed in 1H2018

Cathay Pacific’s interim results, disclosed 08-Aug-2018, overall showed a better result but with unwelcome growth in its underlying cost base. Its regional performance for the…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Eurocontrol director general…..

Should Cathay Pacific switch its Copenhagen route to Helsinki and partner with Finnair?

01-Jul-2018 marks the fifth anniversary for Japan Airlines’ service to Helsinki. The flight caters to Japan’s interest in visiting Finland and also gives JAL passengers…..

Airline Insight: Cathay Dragon

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…..

Technology drives Alibaba’s impressive 61% rise in revenues

Alibaba Group Holding Limited recently announced its financial results for the quarter and fiscal year ending 31-Mar-2018. The Group reported a better-than-expected 61% rise in…..

Low rate of the South African rand helps stimulate Cape Town’s air connectivity with Asia

After growth to Cape Town from Western Europe, Asia is seeing enhanced links with South Africa’s tourism gateway. Cathay Pacific’s announcement of seasonal non-stop three…..

Airline Insight: Cathay Pacific

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…..