Heathrow’s third runway and other UK aviation infrastructure again under threat, this time obliquely from the environmental lobby

Just when Heathrow Airport thought it had fought off the final challenge to its implementation of a third runway by way of the recent rejection…..

Nashville International caps off record growth as British Airways ups service to London

Nashville International airport capped off a surge in passenger growth during 2018 with the debut of new British Airway s (BA) service to London Heathrow…..

JetBlue believes a refreshed mint cabin will attract the corporate demand to support its trans-Atlantic network aspirations

Many say the jury is out on low-cost long-haul with the collapse of Primera Air and WOW air over the past two years testament to…..

Brussels and London airport sales could have implications for airports and investors alike

Two major airport ownership changes in Europe have breathed some life into what has become a somnambulant sector where there has not been much activity…..

Forget driverless cars, ‘Stan’ is already using robotics to reinvent valet parking

When we discuss how technology is changing the airport experience we tend to focus on subjects such as common-use, self-service check-in kiosks or increasingly now…..

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…..