NextGen Long Haul: Remaking traditional network planning

New aircraft technology and evolving passenger preferences have opened the door for low cost long haul operations. What were previously niche city pairs are becoming…..

Matchmaking for further growth – what are LCCs looking for in establishing new bases?

While Low Cost Carrier (LCC) business models continue to adapt, one thing remains constant … the need to keep costs at their minimum. This is…..

The cost equation: cutting costs and strategies at the legacy airlines to compete with low cost carriers

Underlying cost is necessarily a key part of an airline’s revenue outcome. Maintaining cost discipline is a complex art. It is made more difficult by…..

The ULCCs are coming! A future force in the Americas 

Unlike Asia and Europe, US, Canada and Latin American Low Cost Carrier (LCC) activity has been relatively muted in recent years. Although it was the…..