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…..

Half of Europe’s top ten country markets have witnessed a decline in year-on-year flight frequencies across first months of 2019

New research from The Blue Swan Daily reveals that half of Europe’s top ten country markets have witnessed a decline in year-on-year flight frequencies across…..

It’s all in the economics – passenger traffic is strong globally but freight volumes declining

ACI World reports that global air passenger traffic grew by 4.8% year-on-year in Dec-2018. In the major regional markets, Europe’s success continued, posting 6.3% growth…..

Central and Eastern Europe records largest growth in global airline capacity as industry kicks-off year with strong seat growth

Global aviation capacity increased 5.2% year-on-year in January, new research from The Blue Swan Daily reveals. The annual growth (versus Jan-2018) is slightly ahead of…..

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…..