Distribution and digital transformation: The impact of NDC on the LCC market

New distribution models and IATA NDC specifically have been the topic of conversation for a number of years now, but have largely been seen as the domain…..

Singapore Airlines bullish on US market following rapid expansion of nonstop flights

Singapore Airlines (SIA) has added 20 weekly nonstop flights to the US over the last two months and will add another four weekly frequencies in…..

Jetstar Asia focuses on profitability and underserved markets, avoiding strategic expansion

Singapore-based Jetstar Asia has no plans to resume capacity or fleet expansion despite the rapid growth of LCC rival Scoot, its CEO Barathan Pasupathi has confirmed……

Taipei topples Manama to take top spot in 2018 expat city ranking; Bahrain remains hottest country for expats

The Taiwanese capital, Taipei, has replaced Bahrain’s Manama to the title of the top city for expatriate life, according to the annual Expat City Rankings from…..

SilkAir halts capacity expansion ahead of lie-flat introduction in 2020

Singapore Airlines (SIA) full service regional subsidiary SilkAir is slowing down expansion ahead of the installation of lie-flat business class seats and merging with SIA……

BLOG: Live from Singapore – insights from the CAPA Asia Aviation & Corporate Travel Summits

Welcome to live coverage from The Blue Swan Daily of activities in Singapore at the CAPA – Centre for Aviation Asia Aviation & Corporate Travel Summits. CAPA’s…..

Singapore airfares begin to climb on key business routes

Average Ticket Price (ATP) continues to climb by up to 5% year-on-year on several key Singapore business routes, including Hong Kong, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur,…..

Video of the week: Singapore Changi may be a global hub, but it is still working to colour those network white spots

Singapore’s Changi Airport is one of the world’s most recognised hub airports and regularly recognised as a key transfer point across Asia, and a popular…..

New generation aircraft could reshape route economics; Asia Pacific airlines have much to gain

New generation aircraft offer game-changing economics and range for LCCs and FSCs. In the narrowbody space, several LCCs are now operating new generation narrowbody aircraft…..

Airport Insight: Singapore Changi 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…..