CAPA Global Aviation Awards for Excellence recognises top aviation leaders – British Airways, Swoop, Spirit Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines and airBaltic secure coveted awards

British Airways, Swoop and Spirit Airlines, have been recognised among the top airlines at CAPA’s annual Global Aviation Awards for Excellence in Malta. The nine…..

Check in! – latest hotel highlights from across EMEA

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. W Hotels debuts…..

Need to be online? Paris is the best connected of the world’s most visited destinations

Staying connected abroad has a breadth of benefits that can make our time away much smoother and more enjoyable, especially when we are travelling on…..

From Istanbul’s ‘other airport’ to its ‘city’ airport, Sabiha Gökçen seeks to stand out in Turkey

With the opening of a new domestic terminal, Turkey’s Sabiha Gökçen airport is now positioning itself as ‘Istanbul’s City Airport’. The new slogan can be…..

The billion dollar airport rental – new Istanbul airport operator set to pay almost USD1 billion a year in rent!

Turkey’s Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Minister Mehmet Cahit Turhan has reported Istanbul airport operator IGA Havalimani Isletmesi AS will pay the Turkish state EUR822…..

Airport Arrivals – the top five most anticipated airport openings in 2019

The travel and tourism sector is a key global economic driver, but how will the air transport industry will continue to support economic growth against…..

Istanbul becomes the eighth global city to join the 100 million passenger per annum club

At this time last year The Blue Swan Daily reported that in 2017 Paris had joined the exclusive club of cities whose airports collectively handle…..

New Istanbul Airport on schedule for October opening, but the ORAT needs to be spot on and worker deaths mar preparations

The opening of the new Istanbul Airport later this year will impact air travel for passengers across all parts of the world with its anchor…..

Airport Insight: Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen 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…..

As we see more examples of airlines entering the airport business, we question… is this the start of a new phenomenon?

In the last month we have seen stories of one airline officially opening its own passenger terminal while another – a very large one at…..