JetBlue Airways deployed (15-Nov-2018) its first fully integrated biometric self boarding gate at New York John F Kennedy International Airport terminal 5, in partnership with US Customs and Border Protection (CBP)……
US Bureau of Transportation Statistics reported (15-Nov-2018) the combined transportation service index (TSI) increased 4.9% year-on-year in Sep-2018, of which passenger TSI increased 5.2% year-on-year and the…..
Dominican Republic Junta de Aviacion Civil announced (14-Nov-2018) the Dominican Republic and Uruguay signed an air services agreement “formalising commercial aviation operations between both countries”. The open skies agreement includes…..
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) released (13-Nov-2018) ‘CWT AnswerIQ’, a data insight, reporting and visualisation tool. The tool provides reporting for corporate travel management (CTM) programmes, using internet-style…..
Southwest Airlines is abandoning its plan to be among the carriers to offer scheduled flights from Snohomish County Airport when it reopens for commercial flights…..
Sabre announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Farelogix, an innovator in the travel industry with advanced offer management and NDC order…..
Mobile platforms ‘ideally placed to facilitate loyalty programmes’ for airlines, but wide variation in adoption means airlines need to adapt strategies
There is an increasing focus among technology providers on the mobile platform. This week, Travelport revealed that mobile devices are as vital for travel as…..
With each wave of airline restructuring hit by inevitable resistance from traditional labour forces, can aviation unions be a force for good?
All major European carriers have overhauled their cost structures in the last decade or so in the face of liberalisation, the rise of LCCs and…..
United Airlines announced (14-Nov-2018) plans to launch the following services with Boeing 787-10 equipment: New York Newark–Frankfurt: From 30-Mar-2019; New York Newark–Tel Aviv Ben Gurion: From 30-Mar-2019; New York Newark-Paris…..