Four Nigerian airports to be put out to a concession process. It’s an ongoing story, but who would chance it?

For several years now the Nigerian government has desired to privatise the country’s four main airports by concession but has met with stiff resistance, particularly…..

Airline Insight: Arik Air

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…..

Advantage Africa – a weekly update on latest travel developments across the Continent

Is the African market finally ready to fulfil its full potential? Will a new more open approach to air connectivity finally open the door to…..

Airport Insight: Lagos Murtala Muhammed 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…..

jetWest aims to bring fresh LCC approach into Nigeria’s turmoiled skies

There have been mixed views over the effectiveness of low-cost carriers (LCCs) in Africa over recent years especially as the most recognised operator fastjet has…..

Eastern and Northern regions lead the way as Africa H1 international capacity grows; but major hurdles remain

The aviation landscape continues to change across the globe. We have seen the arrival of low-cost carriers, new hub operators in the Middle East, consolidation…..

Delta Air Lines fills Lagos – New York void as it grows its network out of Africa

US major Delta Air Lines will add a three times weekly link to the Nigerian city of Lagos during summer 2018, complementing its existing flight…..

Delta Air Lines to launch New York JFK-Lagos service in 2018

Delta Air Lines announced (20-Aug-2017) plans to launch three times weekly New York JFK–Lagos service on 24-Mar-2018, complementing four times weekly Atlanta-Lagos service. The carrier will deploy A330-200 aircraft on…..