Australian domestic air traffic growth stalls as capacity steadies (and the economy slows?)

As the “wealth factor” surrounding the enthusiasm for real estate in a booming housing market starts to wane, a combination of conservative airline capacity and…..

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. Monthly Share…..

Airline Insight: Qantas Airways

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…..

How has the trans Tasman aviation market evolved over the past three years?

Since the Australia-New Zealand Closer Economic Relations Trade Agreement (known as the CER Agreement) came into effect in 1983, the Australian and New Zealand economies…..

Australian Government pursues digitisation: mobile international boarding passes the latest example

The Australian Government has given the go-ahead for airlines to issue electronic boarding passes for international flights. Travellers will now be able to show their…..

Virgin Australia’s trans Tasman upgrades: how partnerships can be an impediment to innovation and market stimulation

Eyebrows were raised in the South Pacific aviation market when Air New Zealand and Qantas announced plans to resume a codeshare partnership from 28-Oct-2018. Collaboration…..

NDC – What’s making news?

IATA’s NDC (New Distribution Capability) continues to be a focus for airlines and technology providers around the world, not to mention travel agency who are…..

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. Monthly Share…..

Qantas’ non-stop service delivers 50% price premium on London – Perth route during first month of flights

It is now less than six weeks until the landmark new Qantas service between Perth and London launches and an investigation by The Blue Swan…..

Qantas makes Brisbane its B787-9 hub

Qantas announced recently it would base four of its Boeing 787-9 at Brisbane International Airport, making this the official hub of the airline’s new aircraft. From 01-Sep-2018, Qantas will utilise the…..

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. Monthly Share…..