Atlanta retained its #1 global passenger airport ranking in 2018; Beijing continued its growth, but Dubai is stalling

ACI World has published preliminary world airport rankings for 2018. In its opening remarks ACI says passenger traffic remains resilient but cargo hubs have seen…..

Air Europa to boost its premium offering with future Boeing 787 deliveries

Spanish carrier Air Europa is to adopt a revised reconfiguration for the remaining Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners that it has on order for delivery from the…..

AENA‘s nine-month analysis of passengers shows almost two thirds are non-Spanish Europeans

Part-privatised Spanish national airports operator AENA has released statistics on its passenger traffic by geographic origin/destination for the nine months ended 30-Sep-2018 and it makes…..

Spain’s Murcia Corvera Airport to be inaugurated at last. Competition with Alicante? But AENA manages both of them

Murcia Corvera International Airport is scheduled to be inaugurated on 15-Jan-2019 and is projected to handle six million passengers in 2019. The LCC Norwegian just…..

There’s another proposal for a second Madrid airport, but what’s so different this time? Quite a lot, it appears!

A group of Spanish businessmen have outlined a scheme to develop ‘Air City Madrid Sur Airport’ with a EUR148 million private investment to expand the…..

IAG home helps to keep low cost brand on the straight and level

Whether low cost brand LEVEL does eventually gain its own Air Operator’s Certificate (AOC) or continues its model of operational production units, its newly appointed…..

Airport Insight: Ibiza 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…..

Airport Insight: Seville San Pablo 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…..

It is western Europe’s hottest area and now the LCC sector is delivering renewed bright hopes for Seville

Seville is often referred to as the hottest major metropolitan area in Western Europe and this year its San Pablo Airport is witnessing a decade…..

Can the full service carrier and the low cost long haul model exist in the market side by side?

While LCCs are still a relatively young force they have massively disrupted air travel and the way all airlines now think about serving the public……