Away from the Kangaroo route fanfare, was 2018 just another regular year for Australia’s aviation sector?

The last year will always be remembered as a landmark time for the Australian aviation industry with the introduction of non-stop scheduled flights by Qantas…..

Air travel hit new heights in 2018, but regional growth variation is becoming wider

Global air travel grew by a very healthy 5.9% in 2018. That is the latest observation from ForwardKeys, which predicts future travel patterns by analysing 17 million…..

Which airports are seeing the biggest festive cheer this holiday season?

Traveller trends change over the holiday season and while some markets actually see an upturn in demand, there is a general softening in the market……

Passenger demand rebounds and air freight shows modest growth in IATA’s latest monthly data shot

Latest data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) paints a more positive performance for the industry in both the passenger and freight markets in…..

With almost double the rate of growth this winter, is Germany set to overtake the UK as Europe’s largest market?

We are all growing increasingly tired hearing about Brexit, but with turmoil within the ruling Conservative Party as a deal is about to be formalised…..

India’s aviation sector is set to exceed Japan’s in 2019, but who have been the risers and fallers in Asia this decade?

The rise of air transportation in India will likely see it overtake Japan in scale in 2019 and become Asia’s second largest aviation economy by…..

Low Cost Carrier seats into Australia from Asia are set to grow over its summer period, but share could slip to six year low

After declining during the recent Australia winter 2018 schedule, Low Cost Carrier (LCC) air capacity into the country from destinations across Asia will return to…..

Canada logs impressive visitor growth during the summer high season, but declines in some long haul markets clouds the performance

Canada welcomed 8.9 million overnight visitors during the high season of Jun-2018 to Aug-2018, which was the third best summer performance after 2002 and 2001,…..

ANALYSIS: ‘G’ stands for growth in Europe’s forthcoming winter flight programme

As we prepare to enter the winter schedules, ‘G’ most definitely stands for growth in Europe with Gibraltar and Georgia leading the year-on-year capacity increases…..

Trans-Atlantic system seats hit new monthly high in Jul-2018; Delta remains the largest airline but its share is shrinking

This month will represent the 65th consecutive month of increasing year-on-year trans-Atlantic air capacity between Europe and North America as the low cost long haul model…..