Video of the week – I spy with my little eye in the sky – could airlines really monitor our activity at 38,000ft?

We have grown used to living in a society where ‘big brother’ is watching over us. From airports, train stations and our roads to our…..

Asia Pacific nations continue international frequency growth across first two months of 2019; 18 of top 20 country markets have more flights versus same period in 2018

New research from The Blue Swan Daily reveals that only two of Asia Pacific’s top twenty country markets have witnessed a rise in year-on-year international…..

Singapore, Ireland, Saudi Arabia, Russia and Germany are home to those most savvy with their spending and saving

With numerous global forecasts highlighting the current economic climate as a major potential factor in short and medium term development across the world – especially…..

Singapore remains the most liveable location for Asian expatriates as Hong Kong continues a steady downward slide

Singapore is once again the most liveable location for Asian expatriates, having claimed the top spot every year since ECA’s liveability rankings began in 2005……

NextGen Long Haul: Remaking traditional network planning

New aircraft technology and evolving passenger preferences have opened the door for low cost long haul operations. What were previously niche city pairs are becoming…..

Jetstar Asia suspends three routes as network experimentation continues

Singapore-based LCC Jetstar Asia has suspended three of its newest routes, highlighting the challenges of finding new profitable destinations in the crowded and intensely competitive…..

The low cost travel revolution: What’s driving it? What are the impediments to growth?

There are many global factors driving the growth and providing the risks facing low cost travel. As one the discussion topics at the forthcoming Global…..

ANA continues Southeast Asia expansion with selection of Bangkok and Singapore as first 787-10 routes

All Nippon Airways (ANA) is adding capacity to its two most popular Southeast Asian destinations, Bangkok and Singapore, as it introduces Boeing 787-10s, the largest…..

Singapore-Busan: an ideal long haul low cost narrowbody route, if traffic rights permit

South Korean LCCs Air Busan and Eastar Jet last month (Jan-2019) launched new seasonal long haul services from Busan to Singapore. The route, which is…..

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…..