Helvetic Airways Briefing

Helvetic Airways Briefing

Tobias Pogorevc, CEO of Helvetic Airways, provided us with an excellent update on the Swiss regional airline and its decision to move to the Embraer E2, including the latest conversion to the E195-E2. Also discussed were several issues related to airline markets...
A 2020 US domestic airline tracking model

A 2020 US domestic airline tracking model

COVID has done weird things to airlines and air travel the world over. None of it good.  But there has been a steady stream of questions – essentially, how are the airlines coping and what are they doing to try to adjust? The short answer is that they are not...
US Regional Airlines Battle

US Regional Airlines Battle

When looking at ways to offer the most cost-effective airline seat in the current market, you might have thought this would be delivered by a regional jet.  After all, why fly ~160 seats when you only have ~50 passengers?  But we see US airlines are not doing this....
British Airways retires the 747: “So sad”

British Airways retires the 747: “So sad”

The news about British Airways’ immediate retirement of its flagship Boeing 747-400 has been met with sorrow and grief on social media with both BA-staff and avgeeks. “I had the most amazing 13 years flying the Boeing 747-400. So sad confirmation that won’t be coming...