Video of the week – Understanding aviation in the Middle East and Africa: industry perspectives

CAPA – Centre for Aviation attempted to address the big questions impacting aviation across the Middle East and Africa as part of more than ten…..

New terminal in Jeddah will give Saudia ‘a good shot’ at developing transit traffic, but in reality it could be a tough proposition

The new terminal at Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz International airport will, according to one source, give Saudia “a good shot” at developing transit traffic. The terminal,…..

In conversation with… Con Korfiatis, Chief Executive Officer, flyadeal

Next week, the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Middle East and Africa Aviation Summit will take place at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre…..

Saudia Group: the latest example of a successful dual brand strategy: Two CAPA Awards and four CAPA TV videos

In 2016, Saudia joined a growing group of major flag carriers to adopt a dual brand as part of an ambitious transformation programme. The strategy…..

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. IATA CEO and…..

Saudi Arabia’s new vision opens a door of opportunity for airlines

The aviation spotlight in the Middle East over the past couple of decades has centred around the rise of the Gulf hub carriers. But while…..

Shifting sands of time – a new LCC wind blows across the Middle East

Any discussion about aviation across the Middle East tends to focus on the major airline players in the region, but behind these network giants an…..

Changing market conditions – we speak to the industry!

In an era where demand for air travel continues to grow, and where competition in the dynamic aviation is getting fierce, airports and airlines must…..