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…..

Expedia: Travellers in some of Latin America’s top markets are taking several trips per year

The Latin American market is seeing much improved connectivity from North America, Europe, Asia and the South Pacific so new research from travel technology company…..

Latin Americans have a growing desire for international travel with Argentinians and Brazilians leading the way

The appetite for international travel among Latin Americans is increasing, with a rise in international trips of more than 9% for 1H2018, according to a…..

IATA: infrastructure, costs and the regulatory framework need to be the focus for Latin America and Caribbean governments

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has called on the governments of Latin America and the Caribbean to focus on infrastructure, costs and the region’s…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – ANA, JAL, Peach Airlines, Vanilla Air and more

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

American Express predicts mild fare increases for Latin America during 2017 

Airfares in Latin American should gain some traction in 2018 as the region continues to rebuild after a period of economic weakness driven by a…..