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Meet the Speakers for the Inaugural Skift Forum Europe

Meet the Speakers for the Inaugural Skift Forum Europe

Rafat Ali, Skift

You're not going to want to miss this lineup of speakers.

3 days ago

Free Airline Food Returns to Coach — Skift Business Traveler

Free Airline Food Returns to Coach — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

Economy passengers can rejoice in the fact that meals are slowly returning to select coach flights. Delta Air Lines announced the updates last week.

4 days ago

Airline IT Systems Hit a Rough Patch — Skift Business Traveler

Airline IT Systems Hit a Rough Patch — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

It seems like every new week there's a new system outage at a U.S. airline and nobody knows why. Sooner or later, the whole infrastructure is going to collapse.

2 weeks ago

Hilton Overhauls Its Loyalty Program — Skift Business Traveler

Hilton Overhauls Its Loyalty Program — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

Hilton's new loyalty program, Honors, will soon allow travelers to pay with points. But will they gouge travelers on the value of each point? The jury is still out.

3 weeks ago

Southwest Airlines Takes The High Road On Basic Economy Fares — Skift Business Traveler

Southwest Airlines Takes The High Road On Basic Economy Fares — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

Southwest Airlines is officially steering clear of basic economy fares, which passengers will love. Investors, on the other hand, may start to get antsy.

4 weeks ago

Announcing Group Rates to Skift Forum Europe 2017

Announcing Group Rates to Skift Forum Europe 2017

Rafat Ali, Skift

Now is the best time for you and your coworkers to get your tickets to attend Skift Forum Europe. Don’t wait, this discount won’t last.

4 weeks ago

American Launches Its Basic Economy Fares — Skift Business Traveler

American Launches Its Basic Economy Fares — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

Now that all the legacy carriers have their Spirit Air-like fares, the big question is what comes next for passenger experience?

1 month ago

Skift Forum Europe 2017: Startup Tickets Are Now on Sale

Skift Forum Europe 2017: Startup Tickets Are Now on Sale

Rafat Ali, Skift

Attention startups: Now's your chance to join travel's top players at Skift Forum Europe with startup friendly pricing.

1 month ago

The 747 Flies Into The Sunset — Skift Business Traveler

The 747 Flies Into The Sunset — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

United plans to retire its aging 747 fleet by the end of the year -- well ahead of schedule. While that's good news for passengers keen on new aircraft and fancy in-flight entertainment, some are mourning the loss.

1 month ago

Skift Global Forum NYC Is Back and Super Early Bird Tickets Are For Sale

Skift Global Forum NYC Is Back and Super Early Bird Tickets Are For Sale

Rafat Ali, Skift

Get your tickets to what people have called "The Super Bowl of Travel" at our cheapest price. Don't wait: Our Super Early Bird Tickets sold out in four days last year.

1 month ago

British Airways Flight Attendants Set to Strike — Skift Business Traveler

British Airways Flight Attendants Set to Strike — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

Those traveling on British Airways this week -- especially on short-haul flights -- may be in for disruptions as a portion of its cabin crew is expected to go on strike.

2 months ago

Alaska Keeps Its Industry Leading Loyalty Program — Skift Business Traveler

Alaska Keeps Its Industry Leading Loyalty Program — Skift Business Traveler

Grant Martin, Skift

Business travelers have a new loyalty program to call their own for 2017 with Alaska's Mileage Plan. Hopefully it sticks around through Alaska's merger with Virgin America.

2 months ago