China drives capacity growth as New Zealand enjoys 56th consecutive month of year-over-year connectivity gains from Asia

This month marks the 56th consecutive month of capacity gains into New Zealand from across Asia, a growth period that dates back to small declines…..

Macau Airport looks to the long haul charter market for growth after recording its busiest-ever month

Macau International airport experienced its busiest month ever in Apr-2019 as it handled more than 800,000 passengers, an increase of 19% year-on-year, and more than…..

Hong Kong’s new runway may be behind schedule, but it is still anticipating a 2022 entry to service

Airport Authority Hong Kong has reported reclamation works for the Hong Kong International airport (HKIA) third runway development project are behind schedule and are now…..

Asian travel growth will be partly at the expense of the Pacific region with Macau, Thailand, Maldives, China and Taipei leading five-year growth in visitor receipts

Earlier this year, The Blue Swan Daily reported that between 2018 and 2023, the Asia Pacific region is expected to enjoy a steady 5.5% average…..

Airline Insight: HK Express

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…..

SAS adjusts Hong Kong service, returning to its Copenhagen core

Asia has not been easy for SAS, which has struggled with a high cost base, indifferent airline partners and being superseded in the region by…..

Airline Insight: Hong Kong Airlines

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…..

Low rate of the South African rand helps stimulate Cape Town’s air connectivity with Asia

After growth to Cape Town from Western Europe, Asia is seeing enhanced links with South Africa’s tourism gateway. Cathay Pacific’s announcement of seasonal non-stop three…..

Airline Insight: Cathay Pacific

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…..

Cathay Pacific delivers enhanced connectivity between Hong Kong and South Africa with seasonal Cape Town link

East Asian carrier Cathay Pacific has confirmed the recent speculation about its plans to expand its coverage in South Africa by announcing the a launch…..

Airport Insight: Hong Kong 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…..