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Download: Aviation requires significant capital investment; sources of capital are available but are reliant on business performance by Adrian Hamilton Manns

Download: Aviation requires significant capital investment; sources of capital are available but are reliant on business performance by Adrian Hamilton Manns

Airport Sponsors face their own set of challenges when seeking to provide business  opportunities to ASPs. Unlike non-airport property owners and developers, Airport Sponsors are subject to federal, and in some instances, state law and regulatory restrictions, such as FAA , Grant Assurances and DOT policies on rates and charges Mr Adrian Hamilton Manns was […]

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Download: Connecting through Africa – Jean Luc Grillet – Emirates

Download: Connecting through Africa – Jean Luc Grillet – Emirates

On 25th October 1985, Emirates flew its first routes out of Dubai with just two aircraft—a leased Boeing 737 and an Airbus 300 B4. Then as now, our goal was quality, not quantity, and in the years since taking those first small steps onto the regional travel scene, Emirates has evolved into a globally influential […]

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Growing Malaysia Airlines’ market share in Asia despite the current uncertain market landscape

Growing Malaysia Airlines’ market share in Asia despite the current uncertain market landscape

With many new entrants, especially LCCs, into the airlines industry in Asia, competition has increased over the years. Full-service airlines are losing much of their market share to LCCs, which offer lower ticket prices. Click here to download a presentation by Duncan Bureau, Senior Vice President Sales & Distribution, Malaysia Airlines, on their strategies they’re […]

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Download: Why Africa keeps stalling on take off

This article looks at why Africa keeps stalling on take off regarding investment and aviation activity. Sudeep Ghai, managing partner at airline consultancy Athena Aviation, offers a frank and controversial look at aviation in Africa which, he hopes, will stimulate debate and bring policymakers and airlines together and help the continent realise its true potential. […]

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Top 40 IT influencers in aviation

Top 40 IT influencers in aviation

IT is now a force behind almost everything we do. Almost every element of commercial aviation from sales and marketing to operations at airports and in-flight sits on a sophisticated IT platform. With so many interesting platforms out there, we’ve picked 40 of our favourite to create an A-Z document on some of the most influential […]

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Bangkok Airways – Asia’s Boutique Airline: Positioning to be the world’s best regional airline

Bangkok Airways – Asia’s Boutique Airline: Positioning to be the world’s best regional airline

Although the aviation industry’s average growth is forecast to be only at 5% for 2012, Bangkok Airways established 30% of growth in 2011 and 28% for the first half of 2012. Click here to download Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President, Bangkok Airways‘ presentation at Aviation Outlook 2012, on its journey to being the world’s best regional airline. Find out how […]

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Royal Brunei Airlines’ rebranding strategies: Brand awareness, technology and social media

Established in 1974, Royal Brunei Airlines is the flag carrier of the Sultanate of Brunei and wholly government-owned. Brunei is a sovereign state located on the north coast of the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. Royal Brunei Airlines has always been a boutique airline situated in an interesting and attractive location. Click here to […]

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Air Astana: Connecting Kazakhstan & Central Asia

Air Astana: Connecting Kazakhstan & Central Asia

Air Astana is the principal airline and the flag carrier of the Republic of Kazakhstan, based in Almaty, Kazakhstan. It operates scheduled domestic and international services on 56 routes from its main hub, Almaty International Airport, and from its 2 secondary hubs, Astana International Airport and Atyrau Airport. It is a joint venture between Kazakhstan's […]

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Download: Choice and Creativity: Carriers Build Ancillary Revenue by Empowering a Consumer’s Right to Choose

Download: Choice and Creativity: Carriers Build Ancillary Revenue by Empowering a Consumer’s Right to Choose

I was recently sent the link to an interesting report by IdeaWorksCompany on carriers building ancillary revenue by empowering a consumer's right to choose. I thought it would be useful to share with our Blue Sky readers. Air New Zealand, Air Canada, and Wizz Air use three contrasting retail methods that can boost revenue more […]

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Driving operational efficiency and performance with the new generation of aircraft

Driving operational efficiency and performance with the new generation of aircraft

Written by on April 4, 2013 in Low Cost Airlines, Reports with 0 Comments

We were glad to have Irkut Corporation at last year's World Low Cost Airlines Americas event in Miami, Florida. During their speaking session, they gave a presentation on how the new generation of aircraft will drive operational efficiency and performance.   Check it out here >   In their presentation, Irkut Corporation discussed: – Market […]

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