China drives capacity growth as New Zealand enjoys 56th consecutive month of year-over-year connectivity gains from Asia

This month marks the 56th consecutive month of capacity gains into New Zealand from across Asia, a growth period that dates back to small declines…..

Seletar reopens to airlines and offers new alternative for the busy Singapore-Kuala Lumpur market

Singapore’s Seletar airport has finally reopened to commercial services with the launch of flights from Malaysia Airlines regional subsidiary Firefly. The new Seletar-Subang route provides…..

Singapore loses its Uzbekistan service – and its only link to Central Asia

Uzbekistan Airways is dropping service to Singapore at the end of this month, setting back Changi Airport’s aspirations to improve connectivity to Central Asia and…..

Singapore-China market booms – five new Chinese airlines in past six months grows operator count to 18 carriers

Competition in the Singapore-China market has intensified driven by several new services from Chinese airlines. While the new services are aimed mainly at the inbound…..

Brisbane’s premium economy blow for corporates flying to and from Asia

Premium economy options for corporates based in Brisbane have dwindled as Singapore Airlines (SIA) has transitioned two of its four daily flights on Singapore–Brisbane-Singapore from…..

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…..