Delta Air Lines drops Singapore ahead of Narita pullout; last flight scheduled for Sep-2019

Delta Air Lines is suspending services next month to Singapore, a once lucrative market that Delta and predecessor Northwest Airlines have served for several decades……

Korean Air enjoys revenue and corporate sales growth from Delta Air Lines joint venture

Korean Air’s joint venture with Delta Air Lines has already driven a spike in revenues, transit traffic and corporate sales, giving South Korea’s flag carrier…..

Qantas launches ‘Points Plane’ – the start of a potential series of exclusive flights for frequent flyers

Loyalty remains a key part of any airlines’ corporate arsenal and frequent flyer programmes have evolved in order to meet the needs of regular travellers……

Japanese corporates to have new low-cost premium cabin option from 2020

Japanese corporate customers will have a new option for Bangkok and Seoul in 2020 as Japan Airlines (JAL) launches its new widebody LCC, Zipair Tokyo……

Delta Air Lines prepares to say ‘sayonara’ to Narita

Delta Air Lines is close to meeting an objective of dropping Tokyo Narita, where it has had a hub since the airport opened 40 years…..

ANA continues Southeast Asia expansion with selection of Bangkok and Singapore as first 787-10 routes

All Nippon Airways (ANA) is adding capacity to its two most popular Southeast Asian destinations, Bangkok and Singapore, as it introduces Boeing 787-10s, the largest…..

ANA’s new Perth-Tokyo service to boost tourism for Australia and Japan

All Nippon Airways (ANA) unveiled plans on 26-Dec-2018 to launch services to Perth and confirmed in a 23-Jan-2019 announcement that Perth and Chennai in India…..

Istanbul becomes the eighth global city to join the 100 million passenger per annum club

At this time last year The Blue Swan Daily reported that in 2017 Paris had joined the exclusive club of cities whose airports collectively handle…..

ANA opens reservations for new Hawaii travel options as countdown to A380 debut continues

Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) has today (10-Jan-2019) opened reservations for the new First Class and ANA COUCHii travel options that will be introduced…..

As WTTC publishes the world’s top ten cities by tourism market size, we bring an economic value of air transport parameter into the equation

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has published its 2018 City Travel & Tourism Impact report, which details 72 of the world’s most important…..

Tokyo is a go to destination for a growing pool of solo Asian and Western travellers 

The popularity of solo travel continues to increase as growing work demands and pressure results in a desire by individuals to escape stress for all…..