Transatlantic Turmoil? Schedule data for summer 2019 shows falling frequencies and negligible capacity growth in North Atlantic skies

After its largest seasonal rise this decade during the past winter 2018/2019, current trans-Atlantic flight schedules for summer 2019 show the first year-on-year summer declines…..

‘Designed with love, built for the future’ – Virgin Atlantic unveils its new A350 design concept

Virgin Atlantic has unveiled the design concept for its new Airbus A350 aircraft which will debut in its fleet later this year. With the airline…..

Virgin Atlantic bids farewell to the ‘Flying Lady’ as new ‘Flying Icons’ debut on its new A350 fleet

A week ahead of the hotly anticipated unveiling of Virgin Atlantic’s new Upper Class business product for its future Airbus A350-1000 fleet, the airline has…..

Virgin Atlantic waves goodbye to Dubai… but will it mean hello to Detroit, Orlando or even Minneapolis St Paul?

The news last week that UK carrier Virgin Atlantic is to suspend flights between London and Dubai would not really have been a surprise to…..

Amadeus announces new global partnership with Adobe Experience Cloud

Amadeus has announced a new partnership with Adobe designed to assist airlines improve customer loyalty and improve customers digital experience. The combination of Amadeus solutions…..

As Virgin redefines its Economy proposition, BA reveals first look at new ‘cosy’ ten-abreast 777 arrangement

Virgin Atlantic Airways redefining its Economy cabin to meet changing consumer demand. The airline will introduce three new fare levels from spring 2018, including a…..

Virgin Atlantic set to head east out of Manchester to support its international partners

Virgin Atlantic Airways is placing an increasing focus on its activities out of Manchester Airport in northwest England and this could soon see it debut…..

Airline Insight: Virgin Atlantic Airways

Each day this year The Blue Swan Daily uses the extensive insights available to CAPA – Centre for Aviation members to deliver a data snapshot on the…..

Got the post-Christmas blues? We have just the answer

Got the post-Christmas blues? We have the just the fix. Every year, airlines and airports around the world battle to deliver the most epic Christmas…..

Is there a real need for speed for scheduled passenger airliners?

The latest generation of airliners now allow us to fly much further than we have previously, but should we just be focusing on range? Is…..