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Skift Meetings

New Guide Helps Events Support First Nations Peoples

The Melbourne Convention Bureau is supporting First Nations Peoples with a new guide that helps event organizers add cultural depth to their events while making a positive social impact.

New Guide Helps Events Support First Nations Peoples

Airline Weekly

The South American Airline Paradox

South America’s Big Four—or Big Three if you count Gol and Avianca as one—are earning some of their best operating profit margins ever right now. What in the world is going on? Our feature story this week explains. 

The South American Airline Paradox

Airlines

Malaysia Calls for Renewed Search for Flight MH370 10 Years After Disappearing

Malaysian officials aren't giving up in their quest to find answers to one of aviation's greatest mysteries.

Malaysia Calls for Renewed Search for  Flight MH370 10 Years After Disappearing

Hotels

Accor Leans Into Premium Hotel Brands, Franchising, and China

What is Accor's hotel group strategy as of February 2024? An interview with Jean-Jacques Morin, Group Deputy CEO, and Martine Gerow, Group CFO.

Accor Leans Into Premium Hotel Brands, Franchising, and China

Airlines

Boeing in Talks to Acquire Spirit AeroSystems

After a string of quality lapses and production snarls, Boeing and Spirit AeroSystems are considering a possible reunion that they believe would “strengthen aviation safety” and “improve quality.”

Boeing in Talks to Acquire Spirit AeroSystems

Travel Technology

Airbnb, Uber, Booking, Hilton: The Risks AI Poses on Business

Experts compare the current AI-based tech revolution to the birth of the internet. With that level of magnitude comes plenty of issues.

Airbnb, Uber, Booking, Hilton: The Risks AI Poses on Business

Startups

Southwest Invests $30 Million in LanzaJet’s Renewable Jet Fuel: Startup Funding Roundup

There's a lot of money pouring into next-generation flight technology with promises of huge revenues in the future.

Southwest Invests $30 Million in LanzaJet’s Renewable Jet Fuel: Startup Funding Roundup

Airlines

Air Lease Isn’t Interested in China’s New Planes: ‘It’s a One-Way Dating Relationship’

China’s ambitions for COMAC to rival Airbus and Boeing will probably take decades to achieve. One of the largest aircraft lessors in the world said it currently wouldn’t buy a COMAC commercial aircraft.

Air Lease Isn’t Interested in China’s New Planes: ‘It’s a One-Way Dating Relationship’

Short-Term Rentals

Casai Was Dead. Now TravelAI Has Bought and Relauched Its Website

Casai is dead but its ghost remains. The former company's domain is now one of more than 350 travel booking websites.

Casai Was Dead. Now TravelAI Has Bought and Relauched Its Website

Airline Weekly

IAG Earnings in the Spotlight

IAG Earnings in the Spotlight

Announcements

Skift India Summit 2024: Trends Driving the Travel Boom

The upcoming Skift India Summit is just around the corner, and I'm excited to explore trends in India's booming tourism.

Skift India Summit 2024: Trends Driving the Travel Boom