Does uncertainty blanket the future of the Latin American aviation sector?

Latin American Airlines continue to face a level of uncertainty in as new governments in the region’s two largest markets settle in and navigate trade…..

Country Insight: #40 – Chile

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

Socioeconomic turmoil across Latin America may not blunt the desire to travel, but trips will be better planned, shorter and less costly

Latin Americans still plan to travel this year, even if it is only on a domestic basis due to the socioeconomic turmoil that continues across…..

Air Europa to boost its premium offering with future Boeing 787 deliveries

Spanish carrier Air Europa is to adopt a revised reconfiguration for the remaining Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners that it has on order for delivery from the…..

As Latin America and Caribbean carriers celebrate 15 consecutive years of traffic growth, ALTA reveals the fastest growing intra Latin American markets

ALTA, the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association, has reported that passenger traffic levels among its airline members across these regions grew 5.7% in…..

Video of the week – An overview of LCC development In Latin America

The Latin American aviation sector has been facing some challenges of late, but some stability is now helping the industry to grow, and the LCC…..

Korea Airports Corporation moves into Latin America as the political heat is turned up at home

Korea Airports Corporation (KAC) has revealed that it generated KRW925.5 billion (USD825.5 million) in revenue at its 14 Korean airports in 2018, handling 82.8 million…..

Carlson Wagonlit predicts a generally positive outlook for Latin America in 2019 with small declines in hotel rates and airfares

Although projections for Latin America’s economic performance in 2019 show 2.3% growth, both hotel rates and airfares are expected to drop, according to new research…..

CAPA’s Latin America Aviation Outlook: Finding the next 20% yield improvement in Latin America

There is a lot going right in Latin American aviation. Airport and airspace infrastructure is improving, and airline operating efficiencies are rising. Airport privatisation processes…..

Developing Europe – Latin America market becoming a key battlefield for Europe’s airline leaders

The formation of LATAM Airlines Group from the amalgamation of South American heavyweights LAN Airlines and TAM Airlines has established a major force in the…..

STR raises US hotel industry forecast as stronger-than-expected pricing power boosts performance levels

In what is a rare occurrence, industry benchmarking specialist STR has raised its performance forecast for the US hotel industry in its mid-year projections after…..