Australian airline and airport chiefs are seeing who can shout the loudest on charges, but like a lovers’ tiff, they will remain together long into the future, more by necessity than genuine love!

You can’t escape the noise in Australia on the subject of airport charges. Airlines claim they are unfair, airports claim they are essential to support…..

Project Sunrise will push aviation boundaries, it is no surprise that Qantas is taking every step of the journey with caution

Australia’s flag carrier Qantas is one of the most famous names in aviation history and it has already pushed aviation boundaries with the launch last…..

Rollout of NDC is not ‘a big bang’ change, it is ‘incremental’, but Qantas aims to be at the heart of it

At the start of Aug-2019, Qantas Group formally launched the ‘Qantas Channel’ New Distribution Capability (NDC) distribution platform, modernising the way agencies book fares and…..

Qantas sees revenue growth opportunities despite capacity slowdown – observations from CEO Alan Joyce

Qantas is nearing its “most exciting year,” as the carrier reaches its centenary, and he says the carrier, according to its CEO Alan Joyce and…..

Qantas sees its share of corporate travel revenue hit its highest level in three years as Group reports continued revenue growth in 3Q2019

Australia’s flag carrier Qantas has seen its overall market share of corporate travel revenue increase by 2.5 percentage points in 3Q2019 to its highest level…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. Norwegian CEO Bjørn…..

Qantas Group reports record first half profit in H1FY2018

Qantas Group released its First Half Financial Year results today for the six months ending 31-Dec-2017. The presentation included information on its fleet, loyalty programme…..

Jetstar responds to parent Qantas’ resumption of Singapore-London service by reducing capacity to Singapore

Jetstar is significantly reducing capacity in the Australia-Singapore market as parent Qantas adds Australia-Singapore capacity in conjunction with the resumption of Singapore-London flights. The Jetstar…..

Your weekly travel and aviation Quote-a

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a roundup of the most thought-provoking and interesting comments from those industry leaders in the know. SriLankan Airlines CEO…..

South Pac Share and Oil Price Weekly Update

Each week the Blue Swan Daily brings you a snap shot of the key share and oil prices related to all things travel and aviation. Qantas: Qantas…..

Qantas Group’s 787s should go to low cost Jetstar

Qantas has been in the limelight recently, as it has taken delivery its first 787, some 13 years after the group first ordered the type…..