Buenos Aires excels in what was a mixed performance for hotels across Central, South America and the Caribbean in 2018

Hotels across the Central and South America region reported positive, but inflation-affected performance results in 2018, according to full calendar year data from benchmarking specialist…..

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…..

The Plan Obrador begins to shift into action in Mexico – Santa Lucia’s second runway to be operational in two years

Having scuppered the partially built New Mexico City International Airport on the basis of the result of a dubious referendum, Mexico’s President, Andrés Manuel López…..

Southwest experiences headwinds in Mexican markets during 2018

Although Southwest Airlines is relative newcomer to international expansion, Mexico is a key market for the airline, and recently airline executive concluded Mexican routes were…..

Despite political uncertainty, meeting planners in Brazil and Mexico seem upbeat

Although recent presidential elections in Brazil and Mexico could cause some level of economic uncertainty, for now meeting planners in each country do not foresee…..

Public referendum sees New Mexico City Airport project cancelled. Will decision have repercussions beyond Mexico?

Mexico’s incoming President-Elect Andres Obrador, who takes power on 01-Dec-2018, said the government would “obey the will of its citizens” as manifested in a referendum…..

Airline Insight: Aeromar

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…..

Airport Insight: Monterrey General Mariano Escobedo International 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…..

Airlines pull back in Cancún as the region faces negative backlash from patron blackouts 

Cancún’s image has been tarnished during the last year as Milwaukee’s Journal Sentinel engaged in an extensive investigation that revealed hundreds of travellers reporting blackouts…..

AMLO puts fate of new Mexico City airport to a vote; Aeromexico’s small jet fleet hangs in balance

The fate of Mexico City’s new airport now hinges on a country wide vote after the country’s President elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) threatened…..