British Airways’ London Heathrow-New York JFK service remains the world’s only billion dollar airline route

The news this time last year that British Airways was the operator of the world’s only billion dollar air service by annual revenue secured significant…..

US hotel construction is on the rise with the upper upscale segment driving growth in the development pipeline

Hotel construction activity in the United States of America (USA) has now increased year-on-year for ten consecutive months with data from benchmarking specialist STR showing…..

Airlines await potential fallout from Hawaii’s new B&B regulations

US airlines are assessing new laws passed on the island of Oahu, Hawaii that are tightening restrictions on vacation rental properties. The new regulations, which…..

Uber and Ryanair seem to share a lot in common when it comes to increased airport charges

Uber intends to cease operations at Ontario International airport in California with effect from 13-Sep-2019 after the airport commission’s decision to raise pick-up and drop-off…..

Out of the storm clouds – after messy ‘divorce’ Ontario International proves there is life beyond Los Angeles

After living for a long time under common control and in the shadow of the bright lights of Los Angeles International airport, Ontario International, located…..

A shrinking slice of the cake – US share of international travel will continue to drop through 2022

The US global long haul travel market share has been on a four year slide that is continuing through 2022, according to the latest forecast…..

US act on airport passenger facility charges could pave the way to faster airport modernisation

US Congressmen Thomas Massie (Republican, Kentucky) Earl Blumenauer (Democrat, Oregon) have introduced an unusual bipartisan legislation – the HR 3791 Investing in America: Rebuilding America’s…..

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……

Southwest quits Newark and says LaGuardia is ‘where our customers want to go’ in New York

Southwest Airlines’ decision to exit Newark Liberty International airport from 03-Nov-2019 as a result of the prolonged grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX has garnered…..

United touts growth in its share of new travellers as rivals see loyalty boosts

United Airlines grew the number of new flyers travelling with the airline by double digits in early 2019, and cited particularly robust growth among Millennial…..