DATA SPOTLIGHT: Christchurch International Airport

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

‘Those who have knowledge, don’t predict’ – new CAPA Airline Capacity Models project future capacity growth in some of the biggest travel markets

Looking at airline schedules for the remainder of the year continues to provide a false impression on the recovery of air transport. If they were…..

DATA SPOTLIGHT: New Zealand

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

Qantas takes a trip down memory lane in its centenary year, while New Zealand takes native birds under its wing – all in the name of safety

Long gone are the days of those boring air safety videos that ticked every box for regulators, but ticked-off most passengers. They may be a…..

Air New Zealand is trialling edible coffee cups on its flights and in its lounges in effort to reduce waste

Air New Zealand has confirmed that it is trialling the use of vanilla-flavoured, edible coffee cups on its flights and on the ground as one…..

As Accor opens the doors to its new-build Novotel Christchurch Airport, Shangri-La Group signs with Shanghai Airport Authority for new Hongqiao Airport property

Accor is already the largest operator of hotels in airport precincts across the Pacific region, and it has now grown its portfolio after opening the…..

Uber has this month spread its Uber Rewards loyalty programme into Australia and New Zealand allowing Uber rideshare and Uber Eats food delivery riders new membership tier benefits

Uber has this month confirmed plans to roll-out its Uber Rewards loyalty programme in Australia and New Zealand, albeit it will be a few months…..

Urban Air Mobility – changing the competitive landscape in New Zealand as barriers to entry are lowered

Two-thirds of the global population will live in cities by 2050 and the number of megacities is predicted to rise from 33 to 43 within…..

Air New Zealand has made ‘great strides’ against its sustainability goals over the past 12 months

Sustainability is becoming an increasingly essential aspect of business strategy and more and more customers are demanding that businesses develop practices that take into account…..

Regional dispersal: the challenges and opportunities for New Zealand – how do you get travellers across the country?

New Zealand’s regional aviation market continues to play a vital role with plans for regional airport upgrades and potential new infrastructure. With more time spent…..