Panama considers introducing a connecting passenger tax, but there is resistance from air transport organisations and it could put its hub status ‘at risk’

IATA’s regional VP for the Americas, has called on Panama’s Government to reconsider a proposed bill introducing a connecting passenger tax, stating the tax “will…..

Copa takes a revenue hit as MAX jets with lie flat seats remain grounded

Panama’s Copa Holdings is one of many Boeing 737 MAX operators worldwide navigating the aircraft’s grounding, and has stated it assumes the aircraft won’t resume…..

Panama City’s Tocumen International airport consolidates its place as one of Latin America’s major hubs as new Terminal 2 opens its gates to traffic

Panama City’s Tocumen International airport announced that its new Terminal 2 was inaugurated on 29-Apr-2019. The terminal, spread over an 116,000 square metre area, features…..

Currency pressure in Argentina and Brazil is not getting any worse, but it’s also not getting any better

Currency devaluation in Argentina and Brazil has been a thorn in the sides of Latin Airlines throughout much of 2018, but even as conditions do…..

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Airline Insight: Copa 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…..

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.   Qantas Group…..