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…..

Airport Insight: Athens International 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…..

Airline Insight: Olympic Air

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…..

Aegean Airlines banking on the right connections via developing Athens hub

An expanding international network has been a key driver of much improved financial performance for Greek carrier Aegean Airlines in the last calendar year. Total…..

European financial institutions’ fund acquires stake in Greek airports

The Marguerite Fund, based in Luxembourg and Paris, has announced that it has acquired a 10% stake in Fraport Greece, the owner and operator of…..

Wizz Air arrives in Athens as competition hots up in Greece in summer 2018

The Greek market is not new for Central and Eastern Europe low cost specialist Wizz Air where it has had a presence since 2004, however,…..

Conflict between private concessionaire and public owner snags airport privatisation efforts in Greece

One of the benefits of leases, concessions, BOT and PPP deals for airports is that the government, be it national, federal or local, typically retains…..

Holiday pester power costs European parents £184, but Eastern Med and Balkans offer best value

With thousands of families heading off to European hotspots during the school summer holidays, the annual Post Office Travel Money Family Holiday Report has revealed…..