Opening the door for Madrid to better compete with Europe’s top hubs – Air Europa slips alongside Iberia into IAG to help deliver 360° hub vision

Iberia’s CEO Luis Gallego has said the International Airlines Group (IAG) around EUR1 billion purchase agreement for Air Europa Lineas Aereas will allow the Madrid…..

IAG’s decision to push more unique fares and more content through NDC highlights how the digital channel is already driving distribution change

The power of NDC (New Distribution Capability) has become more evident with the recent news from International Airlines Group (IAG) that its two biggest airline…..

Virgin Atlantic unveils plans to transform competition at a future expanded Heathrow airport and end IAG’s ‘stranglehold’ at the London hub

UK carrier Virgin Atlantic has released details of its planned long haul and new short haul route network, as it calls for an end to…..

What’s in a name? Boeing says it has no plans to rename the MAX, but it appears IAG and Ryanair have different thoughts

The famous ‘What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet,’ line from Romeo and Juliet…..

LEVEL’s landing in Amsterdam may not create a new Buzz, but in strange twist of timing Ryanair has revealed plans to bring back the LCC brand to European skies

As the International Airlines Group (IAG) reveals its LEVEL brand will open an operation in Amsterdam from next month, it takes us back two full…..

IAG home helps to keep low cost brand on the straight and level

Whether low cost brand LEVEL does eventually gain its own Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) or continues its model of operational production units, its newly appointed…..

Airline Insight: Iberia

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…..

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. Eurocontrol director general…..

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. Malaysia Airlines CEO…..

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The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. NokScoot CEO Yodchai…..