Trans-Atlantic system seats hit new monthly high in Jul-2018; Delta remains the largest airline but its share is shrinking

This month will represent the 65th consecutive month of increasing year-on-year trans-Atlantic air capacity between Europe and North America as the low cost long haul model…..

It’s a hot start to the summer at western Europe’s leading airports; Antalya holds the top spot in terms of capacity growth

The warm weather conditions that much of western Europe has enjoyed in July has been replicated in terms of seat growth at the major airports…..

Spain, Austria and the Netherlands lead the European arrivals growth in Australia this year, but the United Kingdom remains by far the busiest source market

Spain, Austria and the Netherlands have all recorded double-digit rises in travellers to Australia over the first four months of 2018, according to latest data…..

Air Belgium’s Charleroi selection has shown there is clearly life for long haul from European secondary-level city airports; Stansted is seeing similar success

Start-up long haul carrier Air Belgium, which launched scheduled flights on 03-Jun-2018 with a Hong Kong service, has been explaining the choice of Brussels South…..

UK hotels warm to current British sunshine after weather washout hits March performance

Hotels across the UK have warmed to the hot weather the recent Bank Holiday weekend has brought to the UK after bad weather severely impacted…..

Europe – Asia to become 100 million seat market in 2018 as non-stop capacity hits new heights

Air passenger flows between Europe and Asia have been altered significantly by the rise of the Gulf carriers and their attractive fares and convenient schedules…..

Do cost savings mean it is now ‘if’ rather than ‘when’ for JetBlue’s trans-Atlantic aspirations?

It is approaching two years since US carrier JetBlue Airways amended a purchase agreement with Airbus to add an additional 30 A321s and delivered a…..

Seasonal shifts in supply – Europe hit the hardest by capacity seasonality

Overcoming the issue of seasonality is one of the most significant issues impact airline and airport demand. You can’t escape from the issue as passenger…..

Low Cost Carriers could deliver a summer of love in Europe by driving short- and long-haul growth

Low Cost Carriers (LCCs) will be the main drivers of capacity growth in Europe this summer, according to a study from CAPA – Centre for…..

Ryanair acquires majority stake in Laudamotion; goes on offensive versus Lufthansa and opens the door to Airbus operation

In a move that has been met by initial surprise across the industry, Ryanair Holdings has entered into a binding agreement with Mr Niki Lauda…..