Insight: the EU-Qatar agreement explained

On March 4 we reported on the signing of the new aviation agreement between the European Union and Qatar. From the European Commission press release, it was not clear what the implications of the agreement are. With some delay, Airinsight has now received a reply from...

Sour Grapes: CAPA Man of the Year

The Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation is a highly respected consultancy, and we at AirInsight have met their leadership team and respect their capabilities and ethics. They are an outstanding firm. Annually, they award “man of the year” honors to an industry...

Qatar gets a cold shoulder

Overnight a number of neighbors to Qatar have decided to cut their connections with the state.   Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, and Egypt announced they were breaking diplomatic relations with Qatar and instructed their nationals to leave the emirate within 14 days....