Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends. We’re now highlighting the posts that tackle these global trends pointing towards the future of travel. This one looks at top airline travel trends. For all of our trends roundups, go here.
First-class and low-cost squeeze the middle: The Disappearance of the In-Flight Middle Class
Airlines create door service for luggage: JetBlue Joins Major Airlines in Offering Luggage Delivery Service
Consolidation drives fare cost up: Airfares Already Out of Control as U.S. Govt. Steps In Way Too Late
Ultra-low-cost airlines pop up everywhere: Aeroflot Works on Launching Russia’s First Low-Cost Carrier
Airlines lose passengers to rail travel: Amtrak Just Had its Best Month in History
Airlines lose passengers to rail travel: Airline Growth Drops in China as Travelers Flock to High-Speed Rail
Airlines encourage non-flight use of air miles: Frequent Flyer Miles Aren’t Just for Flights Anymore