Dubai Airports is reviewing its long term master plan, but is it heading up the creek?

Historically, Dubai creek divided the city into two main sections – Deira and Bur Dubai. It was along the Bur Dubai creek area that members…..

Emirates finds a new niche for the A380 on a route that is shorter than the internal wiring of the aircraft

Emirates Airline has this week introduced the Airbus A380 on two of its three daily flights between Dubai and Muscat, in Oman, making this the…..

Video of the week – Airlines and airports share insights on the industry’s major talking points

CAPA – Centre for Aviation has seen some high-profile speakers at its recent global events. This week we focus on some of the keynote presentations…..

flydubai benefits from visa reform, driving rapid inbound and outbound growth for Dubai

flydubai, which turns 10 years old at the beginning of next month, has played an integral role in Dubai’s tourism boom. It also has driven…..

In conversation with… Ghaith Al Ghaith, Chief Executive Officer, flydubai

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

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. IAG CEO Willie…..

Airline Insight: flydubai

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…..

Gulf aviation rebalances partnerships across networks

Airshows are often judged based on how many aircraft orders are produced. By that metric, the Dubai Airshow in Nov-2017 will continue the lull seen…..

Emirates tie-up with flydubai will deliver more than 50 destinations to its global network

An extensive partnership between United Arab Emirates (UAE) carriers Emirates Airline and flydubai will see the two Dubai-based airlines join forces to offer customers enhanced…..