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Japan’s Changing Airport Nationality Mix
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From 11 October foreign tourists will again be able to visit Japan without a visa and without using a travel agency. Today’s Air4casts bulletin .....
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The Recovery in Asia/Pacific
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In the month of August international passenger numbers across all available airports in Asia/Pacific stood at 32% of the August 2019 level, up from 11.....
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The Global Recovery: International Passengers
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August data confirms the slowdown in the post Covid recovery:   ✓ internationals started the year on just 39% of 2019 ✓ last mo.....
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China’s Domestic Air Traffic Down 40%
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After an encouraging July upswing in domestic air travel on mainland China, August proved problematical.   Once again the Chinese governmen.....
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Hainan Begins Latest Road to Recovery
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Just in today the latest weekly data for Hainan’s largest airport show an 11% point increase on the previous week. Up to date as of Wednesday 24.....
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July Forecast Review
This forecast, for both 2022 and 2023, is below the projection generated a month ago. Of itself this is of importance but perhaps of more importance i.....
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China Domestics: Good Weekend News
Domestic flight departures this weekend brought more welcome news for China watchers:   ✓ Sunday departures jumped by a thousand day to.....
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China’s June Revival
After 3 months of rapid decline China’s domestic air travel market is beginning to emerge from its lockdown induced torpor.   Daily d.....
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June Forecast Update
Subscriber interest this month is likely to be focused on airports in the Western Hemisphere since there is an inevitable acceptance among subscribers.....
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Asia/Pacific April International Recovery Index
Hard evidence for an international recovery across airports in Asia/Pacific is growing monthly.   The market is two-speed: ✓ in the .....
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The European Recovery Gathers Pace
The April results for 250 international airports in Europe definitely point the way to summer traffic levels which risk being at least as good as in 2.....
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Which Way China Travel?
A week is a long time in the China domestic travel business. In the week before Labour Day holiday it seemed entirely possible that in the week fol.....
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China Traffic Woes Accumulate
Yesterday saw commercial flight departures in China reach a new low.  At 1758 the comparison with levels achieved just two months ago is stark.&n.....
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A Week is a Long Time in the Travel Business
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There is a tiny body of executives within the the subscriber community which is exercised by changes to the forecasts. Perhaps missing the point that .....
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Unleashing the Leisure Traveller Boom
125 European international airports have so far declared their actual departures and arrivals for June and the increase they demonstrate over the .....
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Top Departure Terminals in June
Air4casts examines the top terminals in June for both international and domestic passenger departures. Throughout the pandemic there have b.....
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March Latest Actuals
Air4casts has, to date, recorded March passenger actuals from 550 airports around the world which, for the moment is dominated by China whose mass.....
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Chinese Air PAX up 745% in 15 Days
What a difference two weeks makes. On 12th February China’s airports handled just 162 thousand passengers, a decrease of 90% points on the l.....
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Covid-19; the Second Wave and Travel Retail
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While not entirely a European phenomenon, it is evident also in the USA, in some countries of Latin America and now in South Korea, the second wav.....
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September Air Departures Show Dramatic Shifts
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Today’s Air4casts bulletin examines the prospects for domestic and international air travel in light of the latest September airport passenger d.....
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Middle East October Latest: Strong Growth
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Internationals in October: flight data which is available for the first three weeks of the month, indicates a 22% point September to October increase .....
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Asia/Pacific - Good News from India in the October Internationals
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Daily international flight departures for the first two weeks in October show really encouraging increases for India:   ✓  for the mon.....
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US International Air Departures on the Rise Again
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September international air passenger traffic from every US airport is now available to Air4casts and it is showing the lowest rate of decline since t.....
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Covid Plays Havoc with Airport Rankings
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Today’s Air4casts bulletin assesses the July air passenger performance of the world’s two largest economies. All data comes direct from.....
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Hainan and Its Best Seven Days
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Hainan Island’s largest airport, Haikou Meilan, last week had its best 7 days since the start of the pandemic. These latest weekly passenger num.....
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Europe in September
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A slowdown is entirely to be expected as passenger numbers signal the end of the summer season. In a normal year the movement from August t.....
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US August Internationals Up 24% on July
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The US August data set is a substantial 159 international airports.   It indicates that the recovery which was well under way in July has now.....
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The Hainan Misconception
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It is sometimes assumed by Travel Retail executives that the bulk of visitors to Hainan Island arrive by air. This is a misconception.   Hain.....
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Last Week: European Recovery Continues
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Based on the total number of flights for airports in Europe for the week ending Friday last, the 21st August: ✓ departures and arrivals had recov.....
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July Internationals; Top 10 Reporting Airports
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July’s top ten international PAX performers are, without exception, European for the reasons that: ✓  there is a recovery of sorts get.....
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July Passenger Actuals Double in a Month
July passenger actuals for 288 airports, covering both international and domestic passenger flows, are now available on the Air4casts’ servers.....
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