Norway’s Prime Minister will not travel with Wizz Air; Wizz CEO considers boycott movement childish

Norway‘s Prime Minister Erna Solberg expressed support for the boycott against Wizz Air (Norway Today/Dagens Næringsliv/index.hu, 14-Oct-2020). Ms Solberg said: “I will not fly with a company that

Industry Intelligence – catch up on CAPA’s exclusive market analysis insights

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

Visitor arrivals to Hong Kong down 99.9% in Aug-2020

Hong Kong Tourism Board reported (15-Sep-2020) visitor arrivals to Hong Kong for Aug-2020. Details include: Visitor arrivals: 4449, -99.9% year-on-year; Mainland China: 2323, -99.9%; Short

Singapore Airlines Group reports full service carrier passenger declines 98.6% in Aug-2020

Singapore Airlines Group reported (15-Sep-2020) the following traffic highlights for full service carriers (Singapore Airlines and SilkAir) for Aug-2020: Passengers: 32,700, -98.6% year-on-year; Singapore Airlines:

Delta Air Lines system capacity down 60% for 3Q2020, SkyMiles feels impacts of lowered demand

Delta Air Lines reported (14-Sep-2020) continued reductions in capacity due to the impacts of COVID-19, with system capacity down approximately 60% year-on-year in 3Q2020. International capacity

Boxever and Norwegian enter five year AI personalisation agreement

Boxever and Norwegian (09-Dec-2019) entered a five year agreement for Boxever to provide its AI personalisation platform for the airline’s long term personalisation strategy. Boxever’s personalisation platform will

CAPA Middle East & Africa Aviation Summit 2-3 Mar 2020 Amman, Jordan

The CAPA Middle East & Africa Aviation Summit, to be held on 2-3 March 2020, will examine commercial and operational issues affecting airlines and airports

CAPA Qatar Aviation Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit, 5-6 Feb 2020 Doha, Qatar

The Qatar Aviation Aeropolitical and Regulatory Summit is a high level forum dedicated to addressing the latest development in aviation regulation, both within the Gulf

Eurocontrol reports 16.1 million minutes of enroute air traffic management delays for YTD 2019

Eurocontrol director general Eamonn Brennan, via his official Twitter account, reported (18-Nov-2019) year-to-date 2019 enroute air traffic flow management (ATFM) delays are 16.1 million minutes while

Cape Air looking at service between Mayaguez and Dominican Republic: CEO

Cape Air CEO Daniel Wolf stated the airline is looking to launch service from Mayaguez to the Dominican Republic by 2019 or 2020 (arecoa.com, 11-Apr-2019).