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……

American’s change of policy means United is the lone US major to charge for carry-ons in basic economy 

Even as most of the large US airlines believe the roll-out of their branded fare schemes is meeting expectations, some of those carriers are making…..

Seoul-Los Angeles: American Airlines could be considering a new route

There is industry speculation that American Airlines will start a new route between Seoul and Los Angeles. Although American has sought to ease its Asia…..

Delta and WestJet planned trans-border joint venture will share less than a third of USA-Canada seat capacity

US major Delta Air Lines and Canadian carrier WestJet have committed to create a trans-border joint venture that will offer passengers a combined route network…..

Delta Air Lines cites strong corporate demand through 3Q2018 as it reveals non-hub long haul European flights are doing “quite well”

Despite continuing uncertainty triggered by geopolitics and trade tiffs, US carrier Delta Air Lines is maintaining a positive view of its corporate revenue prospects for…..

Virgin Atlantic waves goodbye to Dubai… but will it mean hello to Detroit, Orlando or even Minneapolis St Paul?

The news last week that UK carrier Virgin Atlantic is to suspend flights between London and Dubai would not really have been a surprise to…..

Delta works to drive direct distribution and shrink First Class upgrades, but sees limited threat from low cost long haul operators

All global airlines are working to raise their levels of direct distribution, and US major Delta Air Lines is no different. The company now estimates…..