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CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit & CAPA Live December (Sydney & Virtual)

Upcoming Event

7-8
Dec
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Sydney: CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit & CAPA Live December (Sydney & Virtual)

This year’s CAPA Summit is a hybrid event which includes an in-person delegation in Sydney for local industry participants, as well as a virtual live stream for interstate and global viewers who are unable to attend.

CAPA Live December

Upcoming Event

15
Dec
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Virtual Event: CAPA Live December

At a time when the aviation industry is searching for up-to-the-minute market intelligence, news, trend analysis and thought leadership, we are delivering a virtual “Summit”, jam-packed with information, data and live interviews.

Speakers:

  • CAPA - Centre for Aviation, EMEA Content Editor, Richard Maslen
  • LAM Mozambique Airlines, CEO/General Manager, João Carlos Pó Jorge

CAPA Live is the most sought-after monthly global aviation event. Taking place on the second Wednesday of each month, thousands of industry colleagues from across the globe tune in for their monthly dose of aviation and travel news, analysis, and in-depth interviews with industry leaders. Register here to be part of our growing community.

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Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Chief Minister and Minister for Tourism Andrew Barr, speaking at the CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation Summit, stated (07-Dec-2021) select jurisdictions are "living alongside COVID". Mr Barr added there is "not a lot" of political advantage in heavily politicising border closures, highlighting "the more vaccinated the community", the safer it will be. Mr Barr said: "I hope the border wars are behind us". 

CAPA - Centre for Aviation chairman emeritus Peter Harbison, speaking at the CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation Summit, stated (07-Dec-2021) "It will be good news to have four independent operators in the market once Bonza arrives". Mr Harbison added: "Who are the winners? The Australian travelling public but particularly regional cities and airports".

Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce, speaking at the CAPA Australia Pacific Aviation Summit, stated (07-Dec-2021) "before Christmas" the group is looking to make an announcement regarding purchasing of sustainable aviation fuel. Mr Joyce said 11% of customers are offsetting bookings.

Willis Towers Watson (WTW) announced (05-Dec-2021) the acquisition of Aerosure, an aviation industry specialist focused on the Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Island region. Aerosure, based in Sydney, will become a part of Willis Towers Watson's (WTW) Global Aerospace business, providing a suite of aviation insurance broking solutions to service Australia and New Zealand, as well as the broader Asia Pacific region. Greg Rector, current managing director of Aerosure, will move into WTW as managing director, Australasia Aviation Division, and will be joined by his colleagues from Aerosure. [more - original PR]

ANA Holdings reported (06-Dec-2021) the following traffic highlights for Oct-2021:

  • Passengers: 1.5 million, -66.4% compared to Oct-2019;
    • Domestic: 1.4 million, -60.1%;
    • International: 55,354, -93.4%;
  • Passenger load factor: 39.4%, -36.1pp;
    • Domestic: 53.5%, -20.7pp;
    • International: 16.9%, -59.5pp;
  • Cargo volume: 99,743 tons, stable;
    • Cargo: 96,421 tons, +0.9%;
      • Domestic: 18,461 tons, -44.4%;
      • International: 77,960 tons, +24.9%;
    • Mail: 3322 tons, -20.8%. [more - original PR]

Emirates Airline, via its official Twitter account, announced (05-Dec-2021) the resumption of daily Dubai-Abuja and Dubai-Lagos services, restoring its operations in Nigeria. The carrier is the sole scheduled operator on each route according to OAG.

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