Cash may still be king, for now, but when it comes to onboard purchases airlines are already demanding alternative payment methods

‘Cash is king’ is an age-old saying reflecting the belief that money (cash) is more valuable than any other form of investment tool. It remains…..

The transition from ground to aerial ridesharing has taken a huge reality leap as Hyundai and Uber announce partnership

Uber has been building the future of aerial ridesharing with the goal of by 2023 providing riders the option of an affordable shared flight. It…..

‘Predicting what will happen in 2020 is a fool’s errand in an increasingly irrational world’ – Riskline identifies the ten top travel risks for the year ahead

Leading travel risk intelligence company Riskline describes predicting what will happen in 2020 as “a fool’s errand in an increasingly irrational world,” but its a…..

Plumbing the off policy travel leakage – FCM Travel Solutions makes investment in Shep to support its innovation in the business travel space

Booking off policy remains a continuing major pain point in corporate travel. Generally, such leakage is not linked to get around budgetary cost controls, but…..

Single apps for all travel needs, passport free travel, and mobile app check-in are top three ‘new travel norms’ expected by travellers during the 2020s

Single apps for all travel needs, passport free travel, and mobile app check-in are the top three ‘new travel norms’ expected by travellers in the…..

Video of the week – Looking forward at NDC as initial trials grow to critical mass

The NDC topic has been one that has dominated distribution discussions all around the world. If you don’t already know NDC stands for New Distribution…..

If the first two decades of the 21st century were transformational for the aviation industry, the 2020s will be revolutionary

It seems quite hard to think that just 20 years ago we were concerned that the millennium bug would bite us all as we entered…..

Watch what you post on social media. It could block you from staying in an Airbnb!

We have often heard about employers scanning through social media platforms to learn more about potential new starters during any recruitment process. We are also…..

Studying migrating bird flying patterns could ultimately change how we fly, but will consumers be convinced over formation flying of commercial airliners?

Understanding how birds fly has been an important part of the development of commercial passenger flying, but Airbus believes flight technology is now mature enough…..

Employees are more productive, energised and creative after a longer break from work, although not necessarily more rested

Many of us would have taken advantage of the seasonal holidays to enjoy an extended break from the office, but will we be more productive…..