As Australian regional airlines drop like flies, Rex sees an unfaltering boost to its operations and financial position

The global airline industry is ripe for consolidation. Despite mass industry restructuring since the Global Financial Crisis (GFC), many airlines continue to operate unprofitably in…..

Are the Southwest Pacific Islands the next region on the radar for a thriving Chinese tourism industry?

China’s move to an increasingly developed and consumption-driven economy, with a renewed commitment to quality of growth and technology, has been the key ingredient of…..

Airservices Australia’s new corporate plan identifies investment priorities for 2018-19

Airservices Australia has published its corporate plan for 2018-19, illustrating the full range of activity and investments the air navigation service provider (ANSP) will undertake…..

Australian domestic air traffic growth stalls as capacity steadies (and the economy slows?)

As the “wealth factor” surrounding the enthusiasm for real estate in a booming housing market starts to wane, a combination of conservative airline capacity and…..

Bitcoin Watch: Bitcoin holds steady, Australia adopts new crypto payment method for bills

Bitcoin has held steady over the last 24 hours and is trading at USD6470 at reporting time. However, in a strong move towards cryptocurrency adoption,…..

South Pac Share and Oil Price Weekly Update

Each week the Blue Swan Daily brings you a snap shot of the key share and oil prices related to all things travel and aviation. Monthly Share…..

Virgin Australia snapshot – Blue Swan exclusive infographic

In this week’s exclusive Blue Swan Daily infographic, we focus on Virgin Australia, one of 89 airlines operating in the South Pacific. By the number…..

Virgin Australia’s trans Tasman upgrades: how partnerships can be an impediment to innovation and market stimulation

Eyebrows were raised in the South Pacific aviation market when Air New Zealand and Qantas announced plans to resume a codeshare partnership from 28-Oct-2018. Collaboration…..

Appointment

Asia Pacific appointment highlights of the month – July 2018

The travel, tourism and aviation industries in the Asia Pacific witness policy and upper level changes on a daily basis. It is important to not…..

South Pac Share and Oil Price Weekly Update

Each week the Blue Swan Daily brings you a snap shot of the key share and oil prices related to all things travel and aviation. Monthly Share…..