Passenger traffic fails to catch up with capacity
The aviation industry continues to add capacity much faster than passenger demand. Apart from January and September, capacity rose by a higher percentage compared to traffic in every other month in 2016. The Ishka View is that the widening gap between capacity versus traffic growth suggests there is overcapacity which will have knock-on impact on airlines’ bottom-lines.
Jet Airways’ difficulties signal tough year for Indian airlines
Indian airlines had a tough year in 2018. A mixture of capacity growth, rising costs and fierce competition has put pressure on yields and margins. more
Will lessors and lenders stick to their New Year resolutions?
Aircraft lessors and financiers indicate a greater resolve in trying to preserve returns for 2019. more
So, how did we do? Ishka reviews its 2018 Vista forecast
Ishka assess whether its predictions for 2018 came to pass. more