Norwegian secures access to London Heathrow, but will it actually utilise its three weekly return slots?

European budget carrier Norwegian has openly stated that after years of rapid growth that it is firmly now focused on profitability. A recent network review…..

Video of the week – Norwegian: to profitability and beyond

It is tough when the boss of one of your biggest rivals regularly predicts your demise, even more so when you are clearly facing a…..

The impact of low cost long haul on evolving leisure markets; long-range narrowbodies could change market dynamics

Low cost long haul (LCLH) narrowbody is an emerging segment of the market with huge growth opportunities in virtually every region. Although most LCLH narrowbody…..

London – New York may be BA’s billion dollar route, but Norwegian has been the leading growth driver since 2013

The strength of the London to New York market is firmly built on Heathrow (LHR) – John F Kennedy International (JFK) route and the high…..

Travel retail – who will win the greatest wallet share over the next five years?

LCCs are constantly looking at finessing their retailing and merchandising strategies – whether it’s during the booking phase, pre flight or onboard, with relevant, timely…..

The trans-Atlantic shift – what impact, if any, will low cost long haul have on this important market?

Long haul low cost international operations are becoming a feature of the US-Europe market, introducing a new dynamic into the equation. Until now, the market…..

Video of the week – Airlines and airports share insights on the industry’s major talking points

CAPA – Centre for Aviation has seen some high-profile speakers at its recent global events. This week we focus on some of the keynote presentations…..