Europe’s seasonal shift – Spain and USA may remain largest markets for European travellers year-round, but many others see clear seasonal demand changes

It is not unexpected that there is a notable change in the mix of destinations from summer to winter. In Europe there is a large…..

Premium economy is ‘surging in popularity’ as long haul passengers show they are willing to pay for more comfort and a better flying experience

Latest research from Skyscanner has revealed that travellers are increasingly looking at more premium flying options. Analysis of its search and booking data for its…..

Skyscanner adventures down an alternative path; no plans to become an OTA, but it is developing a ‘marketplace’ approach for flight bookings

It’s not a secret that people are increasingly turning to their mobile devices to plan their travel. But, Skyscanner CEO Bryan Dove says the travel…..

Taking a sustainable strategy on our business travels – from vehicle sharing via glass and plate use to virtual meetings, are we on the right path?

The importance of sustainability in society, and especially in business travel, is growing and an increasing number of companies are paying attention to environmental and…..

WestJet’s Swoop tweaks its distribution to drive improvement in shoulder months

Canada’s WestJet has opted to tweak its distribution strategy for its ULCC subsidiary Swoop after encountering some headwinds during off peak times. Swoop mades its…..

Video of the week – Understanding aviation in the Middle East and Africa: industry perspectives

CAPA – Centre for Aviation attempted to address the big questions impacting aviation across the Middle East and Africa as part of more than ten…..

Star Alliance is partnering with Skyscanner to deliver multi-carrier itineraries

Global airline grouping Star Alliance has partnered with travel search engine Skyscanner to allow travellers visiting its website to search for flights, view airfares and…..

A road to revolution? NDC marks key milestones as Travelport concludes ‘first’ ticket sale and Skyscanner joins NDC Exchange

IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) has been around now for some time, but this week it took a significant step forward after it emerged that…..

Japan amongst the fastest growing holiday destinations for Australians

Skyscanner Australia, has revealed new passenger data which highlights Japan as the fastest growing destination for Australian tourists in 2018. With more than 440,000 Australians choosing…..

The future of airline retailing is now

Engagement with our partners, travel industry bodies, and influencers, has highlighted airline retailing as a recurring theme. As highlighted in our white paper on the…..

Skyscanner report: India on the rise

The 2018 CAPA India Aviation Summit is wrapping up in Mumbai today, after three days of thought provoking discussions, bringing together all of the key…..