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Airline Weekly

What’s Going on at Southwest Airlines?

In part one, Gordon Smith and Jay Shabat discuss a fascinating week at Southwest, as the low-cost carrier navigates the challenges of a very vocal new activist investor. In part two, Gordon chats with Skift Airlines Reporter Meghna Maharishi about a major new feature examining female representation across the aviation sector.

What’s Going on at Southwest Airlines?

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Southwest CEO to Stay, Hotel Wellness Grows and Cruise Line Junk Fees

Today's podcast looks at Southwest's reactions to activist funds, the proof in the pudding for hotel wellness, and California's new cruise fee mandates.

Southwest CEO to Stay, Hotel Wellness Grows and Cruise Line Junk Fees

Airline Weekly

Interview: United Airlines’ Trailblazing Pilot

In Captain Theresa Claiborne’s first-ever podcast interview the pilot reflects on a genuinely illustrious career, before discussing her vision for the future.

Interview: United Airlines’ Trailblazing Pilot

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Venice’s Tourism Fee Success, Slower Hotel Growth and New Vacation Rental Markets

Today's podcast looks at Venice's tourist fee, slower growth for hotels, and new markets for vacation rentals.

Venice’s Tourism Fee Success, Slower Hotel Growth and New Vacation Rental Markets

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What the Best Short-Term Rental Experts Told Us Yesterday

Today's podcast looks at Booking.com's new U.S. focus, what population shifts mean for U.S. vacation rentals, and a new rise in international Marriott Bonvoy Homes & Villas reservations.

What the Best Short-Term Rental Experts Told Us Yesterday

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Wyndham’s Global Growth, Spirit Air’s Departing CFO and Accor’s India Move

Today's podcast looks at Wyndham's global ambitions, Spirit Air's departing CFO, and Accor's expansion across India.

Wyndham’s Global Growth, Spirit Air’s Departing CFO and Accor’s India Move

Skift Meetings

Making a Career in Meetings and Events

While many in the events industry have stumbled upon the profession, not Ronny Coombs, exhibits manager of the American Society of Nephrology. She set out on a path with deliberate focus.

Making a Career in Meetings and Events

Airline Weekly

American Airlines and Southeast Asia

In part one of this week's specially extended episode, Gordon Smith and Jay Shabat discuss a dramatic few days at American Airlines. In part two, attention turns to Southeast Asia as we discover how some of the region's biggest carriers are performing.

American Airlines and Southeast Asia

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Soaring In-Flight Wi-Fi, Airbnb’s Struggling Experiences and U.S. Tourism Impact

Today's podcast looks at the journey of in-flight Wi-Fi, Airbnb's experience offering struggles, and factors impacting a tourism board's success.

Soaring In-Flight Wi-Fi, Airbnb’s Struggling Experiences and U.S. Tourism Impact

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American Air’s Changes, Booking CEO’s Pay and Viking’s Earnings

Today's podcast looks at American's reset, travel's highest salaries, and Viking's upbeat earnings report.

American Air’s Changes, Booking CEO’s Pay and Viking’s Earnings