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Is the tide turning? Air freight demand slips to its slowest rate of growth since April

Latest monthly figures released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) for global air freight markets shows that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometers (FTKs),

How the Russians are saving US jobs with fake news

Yesterday Facebook reported its third quarter profit and sales that came in well above analysts’ expectations. It made a tidy little quarterly profit of USD4.7

Stockton set to become a ‘San Francisco airport’, but what’s in a name anyway?

Reports arising from California suggest that the San Joaquin County leaders are considering a proposal to change the name of Stockton Metropolitan Airport to include

Chinese travellers prefer OTAs says EyeforTravel

EyeforTravel’s latest consumer research, the Chinese Travel Consumer Report 2017-2018 has identified that Chinese travellers prefer the online travel agent (OTA) experience. The report surveyed

Are Norwegian’s lofty ambitions opening Argentina’s eyes to growth potential?

While other Latin American airlines continue to struggle to gain access into Argentina, the government seems to be firmly backing the plans of Norwegian to

United Airlines wants to level the playing field with competitors on credit card margins

US airlines rack up millions in revenue from co-branded credit cards, and as United Airlines works feverishly to close revenue gaps with its peers American

Airline confidence at a 10 year high, although risks to outlook remain

IATA’s third Business Confidence survey for 2017 puts airline confidence at a 10 year high. In fact, no airline CFOs and heads of cargo interviewed

jetBlue’s nixing of certain OTAs supports its broad based cost cutting scheme

jetBlue’s decision to pull the plug on twelve online travel agencies (OTAs) is part of the airline’s broader strategy to shed USD250 million to USD300

Catch up on CAPA’s exclusive Market Analysis pieces – Tigerair Taiwan, Air Canada, airberlin, AirAsia Japan and more

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

United Airlines plans digital push

United Airlines is planning major upgrades to its app over the next few months as part of a digital push. Earlier this year, usage of

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