O’Leary’s logic behind LaudaMotion

From sudden opportunity to strategic investment: that sums up the position that Austrian low-cost carrier LaudaMotion has taken within Ryanair, the Irish LCC and the number 2-airline within Europe on passenger volumes. But what’s the plan behind this? Airinsight...

SAS vigilant after record-year

Market capacity outgrowing demand, valuta risks and higher fuel costs are likely to impact the 2019 result of Scandinavian airline SAS, which can look back on a record-year 2018. SAS announced its November 2017-October 2018 results on January 29. They include a SEK...

The correlation between airline ground time and profits

Airlines know that fast turnarounds mean profits – Southwest advertised ten-minute turns back in 1982. While there have been various claims about turnaround times, there has been a shortage of data to help determine just how important this factor is to airlines’...