British Airways and Norwegian are enjoying a merry dance on the trans-Atlantic

A recent blog post by aviation intelligence provider OAG provides some interesting insight into the trans-Atlantic market between the United Kingdom and North America and…..

Heathrow agrees new deal with airlines with increased incentives worth ‘hundreds of millions of pounds’ to major operators

London’s Heathrow airport has signed a significant new deal on airport charges that it says is “worth hundreds of millions of pounds” for airlines operating…..

Royal Brunei to rely heavily on London connections as it launches A320neo service to Brisbane

Royal Brunei Airlines is resuming expansion in Australia with the relaunch of services to Brisbane. Royal Brunei will rely heavily on sixth freedom traffic to/from…..

Garuda takes another stab at London following short-term suspension

Garuda Indonesia has resumed services to London less than two months after suspending Jakarta-London Heathrow and will be adding a stop in Bali later this…..

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…..

London Calling! More slots available in summer 2019 despite increasing capital congestion

As one of the most constrained areas in Europe, the London airports are always a challenge for airlines to gain access or increase operations. With…..

Will the conversion of a taxiway into a second runway be a sweetener for a new investor as rumours are revived over possible GIP London Gatwick sale?

It is been rumoured for some time that Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) would like to dispose of some or all of its 42% holding in…..

Airport Insight: London Stansted 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…..

Ryanair reveals record London schedule for summer 2019 despite ongoing hard Brexit concerns

Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary has been one of the most vocal airline executives on the possible impact of a hard Brexit on air services in…..