Premium Economy to arrive on British railways as new west coast franchisee confirms plans for new class of travel

The arrival of another class of travel on the British railway system is nothing new. It was back in the 1950s that the basic third…..

Country Insight: #5 – United Kingdom

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…..

Norwegian secures access to London Heathrow, but will it actually utilise its three weekly return slots?

European budget carrier Norwegian has openly stated that after years of rapid growth that it is firmly now focused on profitability. A recent network review…..

Goodbye Uber? Hello Ola? – will it be all change in the London ride hailing space?

You can’t have escaped the big news this week regarding Transport for London’s (TfL) decision not grant Uber London Limited a new private hire operator’s…..

European islands: airlines are helping to drive tourism growth

Europe has seven island markets listed as separate countries/territories in the CAPA – Centre for Aviation and OAG databases for aviation data on capacity and…..

British Airways works with Hangar 51 accelerator programme partner to bring AI to its airside operation and boost punctuality and safety

British Airways says customers flying from London Heathrow’s Terminal 5 can expect a faster getaway as the airline employs latest artificial intelligence and wearable tech…..

Alan Joyce teases stretching zones and exercise modifications as Qantas gears up for second of three Project Sunrise research flights

It was 100 years ago this week that the first ever flight from the UK to Australia took off from Hounslow Heath (near today’s London…..

New study suggests almost one third of UK travellers will shun European Union destinations post Brexit

Ten days and counting! As we approach the Brexit date for Great Britain’s departure from the European Union (EU) for a second time, it appears…..

Travellers the winners as technology is being used to reduce turnaround times and enhance flight reliability at London Gatwick

Having relied on paperwork and radios for decades, aircraft turnarounds are being revolutionised at London Gatwick thanks to a partnership with Assaia, which is providing…..

Inside Travel: Understanding the latest technology and industry trend insights

Find it hard to keep track with all the latest insights into business trends, new products and technology advancements in the travel sector? The Blue Swan…..