What happens if you get personal travel organiser Traxo talking to the brainiacs running KnowDelay? You get an interesting service which predicts weather delays and suggests schedule changes for travellers.
Tourism Australia targets Gen-Y, Thomas Cook centralises affiliate work, GuestCentric telecom deal, SITA-JDA-Intelex unite, EgyptAir adopts Lufthansa planning system… A round-up of other stories from across the industry.
Last week, Evan Konwiser wrote about the wider impact on the travel industry following the official delivery of first Boeing 787 mid-size airliner to ANA.
The US Department of Transportation is proposing an in-flight ban on a mobile electronic device – e-cigarettes.
A curious study from the Federal Aviation Administration on how the airline industry, pilots more specifically, are suffering from automation addiction
Sabre’s chief executive called on the U.S. Transporation Dept. “to advocate and even mandate” that airline ancillary services be available in all distribution channels, including GDSs.
The FAA proposed to tag American Eagle Airlines, a subsidary of AMR Corp., with a civil penalty of $2.9 million for allegedly operating nearly 1,200 flights with improper fixes to main landing-gear doors.