US hotel performance in May bodes well for the busy summer season

US hotels posted a positive performance in three key metrics for the month of May, and prospects look promising for the buy summer season. Data…..

Brisbane wins two new US routes but will Qantas grow its Brisbane 787 base?

Qantas Airways has unveiled plans to launch services from Brisbane to Chicago and San Francisco following tentative approval of its proposed joint venture with American…..

Atlanta retained its #1 global passenger airport ranking in 2018; Beijing continued its growth, but Dubai is stalling

ACI World has published preliminary world airport rankings for 2018. In its opening remarks ACI says passenger traffic remains resilient but cargo hubs have seen…..

Istanbul becomes the eighth global city to join the 100 million passenger per annum club

At this time last year The Blue Swan Daily reported that in 2017 Paris had joined the exclusive club of cities whose airports collectively handle…..

If passenger traffic doesn’t increase, try cargo instead – a story of Chicago’s ‘other’ airport

Several years ago, a number of small airports around the major US cities perceived that they could benefit from the growth not only in domestic…..

Airport Insight: Chicago Midway International Airport

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…..

Airport Insight: Chicago O’Hare International Airport

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…..

LOT Polish Airlines hungry to highlight how its long-haul model can translate into foreign markets

LOT Polish Airlines believes its recent comprehensive business restructuring has delivered sufficient cost savings for it to be able to deploy its long-haul aircraft on…..

Norwegian adds Austin and Chicago as it continues Transatlantic growth

Norwegian will increase the pressure on European and US legacy carriers with the further expansion of its Transatlantic network next summer as it continues to…..