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Top Five Travel Technology Trends to Watch this Month

For the past two years, travelers have waited for the travel industry to swell ...

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Skift Travel Health Index: April 2022 Highlights

In April 2022 the global Skift Travel Health Index is 77 points (+2 pp ...

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How Autonomous Technology is Fueling Airport Operations

With the digital economy growing at a rapid rate, the aviation industry is ...

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Superapps to Tourism Management - Travel Technology Trends to Watch This Month

Rising capacity and eased restrictions are boosting recovery in the travel ...

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Skift Travel Health Index: March 2022 Highlights

Discover the latest insights from the Skift team in the Skift Travel Health ...

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Biometrics at the Airport: Why the Travelsphere’s Future is Digital

The air travel sector's relationship with biometric-based digital IDs started ...

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Top Five Travel Technology Trends to Watch This Month From Biometrics to the Metaverse

The promise of warm weather ahead - combined with travel restrictions lifting ...

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Reinventing the Travel Retail Experience With Data & Digitization

Airport retail has traditionally been a lucrative source of income for ...

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Skift Travel Health Index: February 2022 Highlights

The Skift Travel Health Index provides a monthly update of travel performance ...

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Top Five Travel Technology Trends to Watch

Here’s our take on the five biggest pieces of travel technology news we’re ...

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Skift Travel Health Index: January 2022 Highlights

The Skift Travel Health Index (previously called the Skift Recovery Index) ...

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Top Five Travel Technology Headlines to Watch This Month

Travel continues to navigate Covid-19, severe winter weather and more supply ...

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Skift Recovery Tracker: December 2021

The Skift Recovery Index provides a monthly update of travel performance in 22 ...

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Top 5 Travel Tech Headlines to Watch in 2022

2022 is shaping up to be an exciting year for the future of travel technology. ...

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Skift Recovery Tracker: November 2021

The Skift Recovery Index provides a monthly update of travel performance in 22 ...

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The Art of Virtual Interlining: Rebooting the Self-Connection Model

Airlines and passengers crave connectivity now more than ever. As the industry ...

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5 Travel Technology Headlines To Watch This Month

The year may soon be coming to an end, but travel technology news continues to ...

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Skift Recovery Tracker: October 2021

The Skift Recovery Index provides a monthly update of travel performance in 22 ...

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Friday Five: Top Travel Technology Headlines this Month

The travel market has gone through seismic changes over the past year and a ...

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U.S. Holiday Travel Outlook: Vaccine Passports and Limited Capacity

It’s no doubt that holiday and winter travel will look different this year. But ...

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Excelling with Snowflake: Mainstay spreadsheet program still offers familiarity and comfort in the world of big data

The age of big data and the emergence of the data cloud inevitably saw the ...

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Where do OTAs Stand in the Covid-19 Era?

Covid-19 (coronavirus disease/2019-nCoV) has impacted the airline and the ...

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OAG | COVID-19 a message from our CEO, Phil Callow

Dear Customer, Like you I am acutely aware of the challenging and uncertain ...

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Start-Ups and Entrepreneurs in air travel – who to watch in the 2020s

  What Lies Ahead? Travel Technology Trends and Companies to Watch out for in ...

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Decade Delights: Ten Years of Aviation Development

Incredibly it’s nearly the end of the decade! Ten years of amazing aviation, ...

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Top Travel Technology Trends for 2020

Technology has come a long way since commercial aircraft first carried ...

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Thanksgiving Travel 2019: How to avoid the crowds

How to avoid the crowds and plan for potential interruptions This year’s ...

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The rise and rise of the Indian OTA market

As things stand today, India is among the most attractive aviation markets. In ...

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Forget robots (for now): Travelers want simplicity and humans at the airport

The best ways to delight today’s travelers and grow revenue may surprise you. ...

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Chinese New Year 2019 - Facts and Figures

Want to know all the top stats around flights, airports and routes in China ...

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From Hassle to Holiday

Want to know when will be the busiest time to travel and which will be the ...

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The World's Top 20 Busiest Routes

The 20 busiest international routes in the world each have an average of more ...

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Laptop Losers – Connectivity impact for Europe’s key hubs

The great strength of hub airports is that they connect passengers from one ...

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Dynamics of Connectivity – Bangkok – The Tourism Hub

In the final instalment of our Asian hub connectivity series, we look ...

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Dynamics of Connectivity – Kuala Lumpur – Leading With Low-Cost

As we continue our Asian hub connectivity series, one airport stands out as ...

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Dynamics of Connectivity – Haneda – Japan’s Beating Heart

Next in OAG’s series on Asian Hub Connectivity, we consider connectivity at ...

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Dynamics of Connectivity – Singapore – Regionally Relevant

OAG takes a deep dive into the traffic flows at Asia’s primary hub airports to ...

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Dynamics of Connectivity – Hong Kong – An International Hub Icon

OAG takes a deep dive into the traffic flows at Asia’s primary hub airports to ...

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Irish Charm, Strategically Applied!

An airline that reports a $1.5 Billion profit, achieves a near 94% passenger ...

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Europe Looking East: The Rise of Three Trending Destinations

In the second collaborative piece, OAG and Skyscanner explore three trending ...

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Goldilocks and on-time performance

As airports and airspace become more crowded, the way operations are managed ...

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Lesson in Long-Haul, Low-Cost

Legacy carriers are right to be jittery about the competitive threat from ...

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Who Is The Biggest of Them All...?

It’s a discussion that has raged since the first commercial air services. Who ...

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The American Way – Long-distance relationships

Relationships which cross continents are rarely easy. This is as true for ...

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The American Way – Cheap Dates

If you can’t beat them, join them. Or so the motto goes. Having spent years ...

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The American Way – Sweet Nothings

Having gone through a period of intense consolidation, the US now has three ...

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The American Way – Labours of love

The three largest US airlines are all the result of mergers in recent years. ...

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The American Way – What seven year itch?

It’s now seven years since Delta Air Lines and Northwest completed their ...

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Iceland – Seriously Cool

Travel search engine Skyscanner recently announced that Reykjavik in Iceland ...

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Airport and airline winners of OAG's Punctuality League 2016 announced

Having just finished our New Year festivities here at OAG HQ, we’re in the mood ...

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Transatlantic Attraction - The Story Continues

It’s a frequent story seeing double-digit frequency growth over a few years in ...

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The world's most connected airports of 2016

Which airports are the most connected in the world? Find out in the 2016 ...

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Incredible India - Friend or Foe?

With India Tourism the premier partner for World Travel Market this week, OAG ...

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Incredible India - Connections in Big Cities

With India Tourism the premier partner for World Travel Market this week, OAG ...

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Incredible India - Legacy Fightback

With India Tourism the premier partner for World Travel Market this week, OAG ...

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Incredible India - Capacity Crunch

With India Tourism the premier partner for World Travel Market this week, OAG ...

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Incredible India - Two Versions of Regional Connectivity

With India Tourism the premier partner for World Travel Market this week, OAG ...

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Investing Wisely with Aviation Data

Aviation is a risky business from many perspectives; the returns for airlines ...

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Rebooting South America’s Hubs

With tech hubs springing up in the likes of Santiago and Medellin, there are ...

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China’s Outbound Love Story

As World Routes heads to Chengdu in September, OAG takes a timely look at where ...

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The Developing Transatlantic Low-Cost Battle

Emergent markets, new airlines, burgeoning low cost sector, new alliances, ...

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The long and the short of the 787 at All Nippon

It’s only a week ago since All Nippon Airways took delivery of its 50th ...

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From Australia to the UK; an Ambitious Journey

It’s been an iconic ambition to secure non-stop services from Australia to the ...

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Busiest day of the year meltdown: The Atlanta Blues

Traditionally on the busiest week of the year, Delta Air Lines had been struck ...

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United States – Mexico: Opening the Skies Further…

It may prove to be one of the last changes to US aviation policy under the ...

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The Slot Machine

With the expectation that a decision on where London’s next runway capacity ...

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Phoenix to Orlando – whatever next in the US one-stop shop?

Geography can be challenging, especially when you are located on the East or ...

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Finders Keepers

Air services between China and Europe are growing rapidly. In July 2016, there ...

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Underserved Routes from A to B, via C

We all like to travel as directly as possible from one destination to the next ...

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Joining Up The Dots - Asia's Megacities

Imagine two cities with populations of 31 million and 25 million, respectively. ...

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Changi - A case of prudent planning?

Singapore’s Changi Airport has always been good at building ahead of the demand ...

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2015 Trends - 18 Months On

In December 2014, OAG published its 2015 Trends report. At the time the world ...

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Some habits need to be broken

In some parts of the world it’s ‘cool to queue’. But when you are waiting in a ...

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Airbnb and Low-Cost Airlines - Creating New Trends?

Airbnb’s latest top destinations are located at airports where low-cost ...

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Aruban Air Service Development – No Caribbean Holiday

With approval granted for numerous new air services to Havana, airports and ...

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Top 10 unserved routes from key Eastern Europe markets

Using OAG data, we reveal the top 10 unserved routes in key Eastern Europe ...

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Airline passengers embrace self-connection

According to OAG’s most recent report, “Self-Connection: The Rise and ...

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Alaska Airlines consolidates West Coast position

The announcement that Alaska Airlines is acquiring Virgin America surprised ...

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A ‘blank canvas’ look at US-Tokyo flights

US regulators have indicated their intention to use the availability of slots ...

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Seattle’s 1,000km advantage

With the arrival of the new and more efficient breed of long range aircraft, ...

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Low Cost: The new norm in Eastern Europe

In our latest report, OAG explores drivers of growth in Eastern Europe.

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The Pandemic Cycle

For many years the fortunes of the aviation industry were a reflection of ...

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All-new Global Monthly OTP Reports for Airlines and Airports

Find out which airlines and airports got their on-time performance off to a ...

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The first (and hopefully the worst and last) of 2016’s Winter Storms

As airports across the East Coast of the United States clear up after the ...

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Iran - plenty of potential on paper (at least)

On paper, at least, prospects for Iranian aviation are looking good.

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Well done to our Punctuality League winners!

Once again we’ve had a busy first week back in the office at OAG HQ; with no ...

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Iran - Do Changes to its Aviation Landscape Beckon?

It has for many years been a market of restricted access and trade activity but ...

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SG50 Singapore's Aviation Evolution

With Singapore set to celebrate 50 years of independence this weekend we take a ...

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Flights Over Beijing To Be Restricted As China Holds V-day Parade

With Beijing airspace set to be closed for 3 hours next month as part of the ...

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Delivering Passengers: Gulf Carriers Importance for US Airlines

What The Gulf Carriers Mean for US Airline Networks The recent complaint from ...

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The End of an Era - Airbus & Boeing Aircrafts

Airbus called a halt to production of its four-engine wide-body A340 towards ...

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The Fight For Global Markets

  In March 2015, US carriers presented a case for unfair competition from some ...

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Japan-Taiwan Air Services – Benefitting from Open Skies

This summer marks the fourth summer since Japan and the Republic of China ...

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The Danger of Trend Analysis

  In 2011 there were 241 airlines registered and operating scheduled services ...

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Scottish APD: More of the same or are we at the beginning of the end?

  With election fever about to take over the UK in the coming weeks, there is a ...

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Bangalore – A Microcosm of Indian Aviation?

 OAG’s on-time performance data for February 2015 at Bangalore’s Kempegowda ...

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1501 miles and counting

It's amazing how much difference one mile can make in aviation! Today scheduled ...

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Good enough?

At the start of 2015 four out of five flights leaving from and arriving at the ...

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OAG at the movies

It's award season, so in honor of this year's Oscars, OAG's rolling out the red ...

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Chinese New Year Infographic - Year of the Goat

Holiday periods are often busy times in terms of air travel and Chinese New ...

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Survive or Thrive? European legacy carriers battle competition and costs

Talk of Europe’s biggest airline groups, IAG, Air-France KLM and Deutsche ...

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Low cost – every little helps…

  Think of an industry that for the last three decades has been dominated by ...

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IAG and Aer Lingus – all about the slots?

  It seems that the possibilities of an IAG acquisition of Aer Lingus are ...

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How big a hole will Cyprus Airways' suspension leave?

  How big a hole does the suspension of Cyprus Airways leave in the air ...

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Who are the best-performing airlines and airports?

    Congratulations to our Punctuality League winners! It’s been a busy week ...

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Top 5 aviation trends to look out for in 2015

As 2014 draws to a close we look into the new year and use our extensive ...

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How does the future look for the A350?

  Like many currently eagerly anticipating what Christmas might bring, this ...

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Impact of London airspace closure (infographic)

Last Friday a power failure at NATS caused London airspace to shut down - at ...

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Nats power failure affects London airspace and flights

  Friday evenings are notorious on the M25 around London but this week it’s the ...

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'Tis the season...to travel

OAG welcomes Christmas with this festive infographic showing the top 10 ...

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“Thainess” Tourism Year - what does the data hold for 2015?

A recent article by

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Scottish APD - how devolution could affect the aviation industry

  Earlier today a decision was made to give the Scottish Parliament control ...

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CAPA World Aviation Summit 2014 round-up

 

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A sobering thought: OAG analysis of delay compensation data

  This commentary was first revealed as part of a talk from OAG's EVP John ...

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Big in Japan: Are LCCs on the verge of making it?

With the news earlier this summer that AirAsia plans a return to the Japanese ...

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Where will the largest airports be in 2017?

  At the end of last month we ran a story on IATA’s 20 year forecast and ...

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The Consequence of Falling Oil Prices

Falling oil prices have been receiving lots of coverage recently. Over the last ...

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China vs the US - Aviation Today

  This week IATA published its first 20 year air passenger forecast. One of the ...

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When slots are not enough

Last week Virgin Atlantic confirmed that it will be closing its Little Red ...

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How will Ebola affect the aviation industry?

  This week the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has had news pundits speculating ...

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Have the DOJ's plans for opening up the domestic market succeeded this summer?

  It’s the summer and peak season for the US holiday market. Well most holiday ...

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Can long haul low cost work in Europe?

Earlier this month we published a report on long haul low cost, investigating ...

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European airports see an improvement in on-time performance - June 2014

Deirdre Fulton & Becca Rowland   Many of the interesting on-time ...

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Day at the races

  For the second year running the OAG team went to Ladies Day at Sandown Race ...

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What are Emirates doing with their A350s?

  When we heard that Emirates were cancelling an order of 70 A350s last month ...

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OAG June FACTS

  The latest OAG FACTS report is out now! With the news that Air India’s long ...

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OAG's monthly on-time performance review for April 2014

Deirdre Fulton & Becca Rowland There are some mixed results this month ...

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OAG May FACTS

  Who will be taking Europeans on holiday this summer, and where? We take a ...

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OAG's monthly on-time performance review for March 2014

Deirdre Fulton & Becca Rowland Our report this month reveals that across ...

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OAG April FACTS

  This month we take a look at some of Western Europe’s key domestic routes. ...

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OAG's monthly on-time performance review for February 2014

Deirdre Fulton & Becca Rowland Some pockets of great OTP performance are ...

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OAG March FACTS

  The FIFA World Cup is just a few months away, and with the decision not to ...

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OAG's monthly on-time performance review for January 2014

Deirdre Fulton & Becca Rowland The start of the year has been one of stark ...

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OAG February FACTS

  With the news recently that American Airlines and US Airways have started ...

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OAG December FACTS

  The latest OAG FACTS report is out now! In December 2013 the UK Airports ...

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OAG's monthly on-time performance review for October 2013

Deirdre Fulton & Becca Rowland Our regular monthly look back at on-time ...

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OAG's John Grant: Heathrow's fall from grace will impact us all

John Grant - Executive Vice President at OAG   11 November 2013 - TTG Digital ...

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OAG November FACTS

 

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Traffic Analyser is live!

  Beta testing was completed in August and we are pleased to announce that ...

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Global Airline Alliances Insight

  Love on the Rocks? What does the future hold.....? "If the founding or ...

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OAG October FACTS

  The OAG October FACTS report examines the trends and evolving structure of ...

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Does Oneworld have the edge in South America?

Love on the Rocks continued …..

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Traffic Analyser News

  We are now going through a detailed process of testing and quality checking ...

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Love on the Rocks

  The first chapter in a series of Insight reports from OAG covering topical ...