United has no plans to change Basic Economy carry on restrictions

United Airlines continues to maintain its policy of carry on restrictions for Basic Economy fares even as its rivals do not have those constraints in…..

More airline majors sign-up and add weight to the SITA and ATPCO NDC Exchange platform

In Aug-2018 Air Canada became the first global airline to process a NDC (New Distribution Capability) production transaction via the NDC Exchange platform developed by…..

Airline fuel surcharges? … What airline fuel surcharges?

Fuel prices have pretty much doubled over the past year and US airlines have been particularly badly hit, as mostly they weren’t hedged against price…..

New CAPA analysis suggests clouds of uncertainty forming for cargo operations in the US

A new research publication from CAPA – Centre for Aviation notes the growing momentum of US passenger airlines entering the cargo business. Just recently, Southwest…..

American’s change of policy means United is the lone US major to charge for carry-ons in basic economy 

Even as most of the large US airlines believe the roll-out of their branded fare schemes is meeting expectations, some of those carriers are making…..

United Airlines SWOT – Things are looking up; favourable investor metrics and an improving operational performance

United Airlines has been through major changes during the past few years, ranging from an upheaval in C-Suite management to a domestic network overhaul. The…..

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive market analysis pieces – Singapore Airlines, Saudia, Europe-Latin America, Japan Airlines and more

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..

United touts solid growth in corporate revenue during 2Q2018 

United Airlines has faced its fair share of challenges during the last few years, but for now is feeling buoyed buy its domestic networks strategy,…..

As United doubles up on Singapore – San Francisco, how will Singapore Airlines respond?

Competition in the Singapore-US market is intensifying as United Airlines adds a second daily flight to San Francisco and Singapore Airlines (SIA) resumes nonstop flights……

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – United, Singapore Airlines, Sukhoi and more

Each week, CAPA – Centre for Aviation, produces informative, thought provoking and detailed market analysis of the aviation industry. With supporting data included in every…..