Video of the week – Consolidation and change in the aviation sector: will economic forces and pressures drive changes in aviation policy?

The airline industry has undergone significant changes in the past years, with the exit of several “household names” from the market, and other carriers struggling…..

The ‘Doha Declaration 2020’ – CAPA and Qatar Airways urge for greater industry collaboration to deliver a sustainable future framework

Most conferences see a lot of useful discussions, but not necessarily actions. CAPA – Centre for Aviation, a trusted source of market intelligence for the…..

‘It is time to move from liberalisation on paper to liberalisation in practice’ – highlights from day one at the CAPA Qatar Aviation Aeropolitical & Regulatory Summit in Doha

It is now 75 years since the aviation regulatory framework was established, and with the evolution of the industry many believe it is time for…..

DATA SPOTLIGHT: Qatar

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…..

Airlines under the microscope – how can they achieve their sustainability goals?

Just as airlines begin to savour the prospect of financial sustainability, this ease has been quickly interrupted by the threat of failing to meet sustainability…..

The global aeropolitical and regulatory landscape – a patchwork of regional variations

It is now 75 years since the aviation regulatory framework was established, and with the evolution of the industry many believe it is time for…..

Industry stepchild or driver of economic growth and deregulation? Understanding freight’s fragile future

Air cargo is viewed by many passenger carriers as a ‘stepchild,’ but changes in the global supply chain have given cargo greater prominence. The surge…..

Has Africa’s goal to grow got its biggest backing yet? Qatar Airways plans majority stake in Kigali’s under-construction Bugesera International airport

Africa holds a lot of promise for air travel. Qatar Airways certain believes so and has signed an agreement with Rwanda’s Government to acquire a…..