2020 February

CHECK OUT! – latest hotel highlights from across the globe

The Blue Swan Daily brings you the second of this week’s round up of some of the latest accommodation news from across the globe. Raffles confirmed

British Airways strengthens NDC capabilities and content

British Airways announced (26-Feb-2020) plans to strengthen its New Distribution Capability (NDC) platform with new initiatives to enable travel agencies to better integrate and manage NDC

St Louis Lambert Wingtips lounge partners with Priority Pass

St Louis Lambert International Airport announced (26-Feb-2020) Wingtips St Louis, the only common use lounge at St Louis Lambert, partnered with Priority Pass. Wingtips St Louis is located

South Korea MOLIT allocates international traffic rights on 21 routes

South Korea‘s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MOLIT) allocated (27-Feb-2020) new and increased international traffic rights to South Korean airlines on 21 routes, including

IATA favours expansion of Bogota Airport over the construction of a second airport

IATA regional VP Americas Peter Cerda commented (24-Feb-2020) on the expansion of Bogota‘s’ airport infrastructure capability, stating: “The discussion about building a second airport has recently reopened.

Kyiv Boryspil Airport to open business lounge in terminal D in Feb-2020

Kyiv Boryspil International Airport plans to open a two level Atmosfera Fly business lounge in terminal D for departing international passengers on 27-Feb-2020 (avianews.com, 26-Feb-2020). The

Heathrow on hold as Court of Appeal blocks third runway ruling – London and England set to slip behind European peers for connectivity

London’s Heathrow Airport is one of the biggest most recognised hub facilities across the globe. But having already lost its title as the world’s largest

IATA: European airlines post significant slowdown in RPK growth in 2019

IATA, in its Feb-2020 Europe regional briefing, reported (26-Feb-2020) European airlines posted a significant slowdown in RPK growth, down from 7.5% growth in 2018 to 4.2% in

Viva Aerobus reports 16.4% increase in ancillary revenue in 2019, driving ‘highly competitive fares’

Viva Aerobus CFO Jose Golffier reported (24-Feb-2020) a 16.4% year-on-year increase in ancillary revenues in 2019, making up 45% of operating revenue. Mr Golffier commented on

Nordic Aviation Capital to act as launch customer for overhead baggage solution for Dash 8-400

De Havilland Canada announced (25-Feb-2020) Nordic Aviation Capital will be the launch customer for the ‘Classic Overhead Bin Extension Solution’ for the Dash 8-400 aircraft. Under this agreement, De

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