Is the long-running Alitalia sale finally set for conclusion?

The saga over the survival of Italian flag carrier Alitalia has been a long one. It has struggled along for many years, but it is…..

Delta continues to see solid gains in its net promoter score

Delta Air Lines’ net promoter score continues to rise, but the airline may not be interested in moving the needle in that metric much above…..

Trade tariff concerns are clear, but Delta sees positive corporate trends through early 2019

Although large US corporations are warning of higher prices of consumer goods triggered by tariffs imposed on Chinese imports, and a potential recession looms in…..

More airline majors sign-up and add weight to the SITA and ATPCO NDC Exchange platform

In Aug-2018 Air Canada became the first global airline to process a NDC (New Distribution Capability) production transaction via the NDC Exchange platform developed by…..

Delta’s new corporate traveller portal has been designed with personalisation of the travel experience at its heart

“Corporate customers aren’t one-size-fits-all, so their experience with Delta shouldn’t be, either,” says an executive of the US major, as it confirms that it will…..

Airline fuel surcharges? … What airline fuel surcharges?

Fuel prices have pretty much doubled over the past year and US airlines have been particularly badly hit, as mostly they weren’t hedged against price…..

Delta Air Lines believes co-branded credit card dynamics have changed

Delta Air Lines expects to garner roughly USD3.5 billion in additional revenue this year from its co-branded credit card with American Express, and much of…..

Alaska and Delta take different approaches to the all important net promoter score 

With more than 85% of its merger integration with Virgin America complete, Alaska Air Group has managed to sustain high net promoter scores during the…..

As Delta works to dismantle its Tokyo Narita hub, could it open the door to a new Seattle – Singapore connection?

Delta Air Lines will need to decide over the next year how to serve Singapore in future. As it works to dismantle its Tokyo Narita…..

Winnipeg Airport snapshot – Blue Swan exclusive infographic

In this week’s exclusive Blue Swan Daily infographic, we focus on airports in varying regions. For the Americas, we look at Winnipeg Airport in Canada……