DATA SPOTLIGHT: SAS Scandinavian Airlines

This year The Blue Swan Daily will feature some of the leading airlines, airports and country markets for air travel. Here, using the extensive profile insights available…..

Swede’s electric – Swedavia takes the lead in encouraging electric aviation

“Are friends electric?” asked Gary Numan in Tubeway Army’s 1979 hit. Swedavia seems to believe you can win friends, in what must be the hardest…..

New European airports are few and far between but Santa Claus delivered one to a mountainous region on the Swedish/Norwegian border in time for the holidays

Sälen-Trysil Scandinavian Mountains airport opened on 21-Dec-2019, the first new airport in Sweden in 20 years. BRA – Braathens Regional Airlines operated the airport’s first…..

Swedavia’s traffic loss blamed partly on “climate debates” – so it launches a ‘green bond’

Swedavia, which operates many of Sweden’s most important airports, including those at the three largest cities of Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö, reported a 4.2% year-on-year…..

Check in! – latest hotel highlights from across EMEA

The Blue Swan Daily brings you a round up of some of the latest hotel news from across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Marriott launches…..

Country Insight: #33 – Sweden

This year The Blue Swan Daily will countdown the world’s 100 largest aviation markets based upon departure seats in 2018. Here, using the extensive profile…..

Why do the Nordic countries eschew the privatisation of their airports?

At an airport investment conference last year the chief executive of Finavia, which is responsible for the operation of Finland’s airports on behalf of the…..

It’s a real airport pick and mix – Vinci Airports’ portfolio is diverse, global and growing

The French multinational airport operator Vinci has published its passenger traffic highlights on a country-by-country basis for 2018. They give clear insight as to where…..

Airline Insight: BRA – Braathens Regional Airlines

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…..

Siberian Corridor access continues to elude low cost long haul giant Norwegian Air

Norwegian’s hopes to expand its network east into Asia remain blocked by a decades old agreement between Soviet Union and Norway, Sweden, Denmark. The agreement,…..

Sweden’s new ‘eco-friendly’ aviation tax is already beginning to effect air connectivity

Just over two months since its introduction and it is already looking like Sweden’s  highly controversial airline passenger tax appears to be impacting the country’s aviation…..