American Airlines leads the way as one of just 13 global airlines defined as an ‘advanced e-commerce carrier’

US major American Airlines is the most digitally advanced e-commerce carrier, according to a study by SkaiBlu, an e-commerce consultancy advising airline industry clients in…..

As business travellers blur lines between personal and professional lives, Barclaycard sees increasing call for mobile wallets and virtual cards

The term ‘cash is king’ is becoming less relevant in a world of digitalisation and technological advancements. We have become accustomed to using alternative payment…..

Lufthansa and United debut new digital services platform that will further align the Star Alliance membership

Two of the founding members of the Star Alliance, Lufthansa and United Airlines, hope the use of a new digital services platform (DSP) will help…..

Rolls-Royce outlines a vision for the future with its digitally driven IntelligentEngine

Rolls-Royce has used this week’s Singapore Airshow in the heart of the booming Asian aviation market to launch its pioneering IntelligentEngine vision, a future based…..

“Digital is not just about the technology. It’s a lot about the mindset.”

International Consolidated Airlines Group’s (IAG) annual Capital Markets Day in early Nov-2017 included an outline of the group’s digital and IT strategies, given by IAG…..

Lufthansa drops check-in requirement for passengers within Europe’s Schengen area

While some low cost carriers are charging unfortunate customers a small fortune to check-in at airports if they fail to check-in online prior to arrival,…..

Airbus aims to take A380 passenger experience ‘to a new level’ with new app

While sales have remained slow for the A380, Airbus still believes that customer interest is at a high and building upon its iflyA380.com specialist website…..

Is a Known Traveller Digital Identity the disruptive innovation the global travel security ecosystem needs?

The cross-border movement of legitimate travellers has for decades enabled and sustained international trade, tourism-driven economic growth and increased tolerance across cultural and social divides……

Virtual reality flying from London City in airport digitalisation breakthrough

London City Airport is to introduce the UK’s first digital air traffic control tower in a pioneering step for European aviation. As it celebrates its…..

Airlines start down the path of digital transformation

Airlines are gradually embracing a digital transformation which will revolutionise the way they interact with their customers. Airlines in Australia and New Zealand have traditionally…..