Munich Airport’s third runway to be delayed; what does it say about infrastructure ‘needs’ across Europe?

Germany’s Bavaria Coalition Government submitted a coalition agreement in which it states plans for the construction of a third runway at Munich Airport will not…..

The German market: the more things change, the more they stay the same?

The high-profile departure of the airberlin Group from the German market in Oct-2017 has occurred with minimal disruption, opening up opportunities for existing players, mainly Lufthansa…..

ANALYSIS: ‘G’ stands for growth in Europe’s forthcoming winter flight programme

As we prepare to enter the winter schedules, ‘G’ most definitely stands for growth in Europe with Gibraltar and Georgia leading the year-on-year capacity increases…..

Airline Insight: TUIfly

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…..

A potential return of scheduled services at Lübeck would again provide Hamburg with a secondary airport facility

Expansion of Hamburg Lübeck Blankensee Airport is planned for 2019, with the resumption of scheduled commercial services expected in the next two to three years……

A new moon as Hannover Airport stake sale delivers an industry rarity – a UK investor buying into a foreign airport

The sale of Faraport AG’s 30% stake in Hannover Airport’s operating company Flughafen Hannover Langenhagen GmbH has moved a lot quicker than many had anticipated. The sale,…..

Airport Insight: Frankfurt Airport

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…..

A helping hand for Hannover – rare opportunity may arise to buy into regional German airport

Famous for its interest in Germany’s largest airport, Frankfurt, Fraport AG is reported to be considering divestment of its long-held stake in Hannover Airport, the…..

It may be Germany’s capital city, but why is long-haul ‘insufficiently developed’ in Berlin?

To an outsider there are two peculiarities about Berlin in its relation to the aviation business. The first one is the interminable amount of time…..

Tourism research and statistics reveal complex differing travel trends between German, British and French travellers

For countries across the globe, German, British and French travellers are among their strongest and most lucrative inbound markets. But, research from Expedia Media Solutions…..