11 Big Editorial Projects From Skift In 2016 You May Have Missed

Our storytelling ambitions at Skift are growing bigger, and this year we've leaned into these big editorial projects in a big way. The key animating function for us is understanding the big picture around travel that you otherwise won't read in other travel or mainstream media. Expect deeper reporting from us over the coming year as well.

18 hours ago

Basic Economy Fares Are on Hold and Passengers Are Delighted — Skift Business Traveler

Basic economy fares are on hold with American and United while the carriers take time to integrate them into complex booking systems. In the meantime, all economy passengers can thankfully continue to be treated equally.

3 days ago

Join Skift at World Travel Market on Nov. 9 to Explore Disruptions in Hospitality

Skift will explore the disruptions in hospitality on the big stage at WTM London.

3 days ago

Launching SkiftEDU Course: The Makings of the Modern Travel PR Pro

This course will help you master the tools, tactics, and trends that travel PR professionals need to master in 2016 and beyond.

1 week ago

The Curious Exit and Strong Legacy of Delta’s Chairman — Skift Business Traveler

Although Anderson may not be missed by his rivals, his impact on the industry will be felt for years.

1 week ago

American Airlines Launches Its Premium Economy — Skift Business Traveler

American's got a new premium economy cabin that it's flying domestically for the next few months. Let's see if it turns into a viable product.

2 weeks ago

Announcing Skift Global Forum Europe in London on April 4, 2017

We are bringing our big picture view on the future of travel to London, and will discuss the future of European travel in a post-Brexit world

2 weeks ago

United Hits Pause on Introducing Basic Economy Fares — Skift Business Traveler

United pushed the launch of its basic economy fares out a few months, giving business travelers a few more months to enjoy the full perks of budget tickets. Slowly, however, the axeman cometh.

3 weeks ago

SilverRail Technologies CEO Says Travel Needs Seamless Booking Tools

The state of travel bookings is already complex and it's only going to get worse, says SilverRail CEO Aaron Gowell. To keep up, the industry needs a more comprehensive booking system.

4 weeks ago

Google Exec Says Master Plan in Travel Is More Connector Than Booker

Google says it wants to provide users with the best answers and connect them to online travel agencies, airlines, and hotels. But Google could also provide greater booking functionality one day soon.

4 weeks ago

Points Gurus Agree: Elite Frequent Flyers Are Disenchanted With Program Changes

The Points Guy founder Brian Kelly and Airfare Watchdog founder George Hobica agree that the value of loyalty programs is eroding. But around the edges, there's still plenty of value to be found.

4 weeks ago

Skift Global Forum Day One: What to Expect

Don't binge on day one! Pace yourself to be ready for day two also.

4 weeks ago