Articles tagged “aviation”

Business Travel

Private Jet Demand On the Rise Despite Mounting Climate Scrutiny

This is where the rubber meets the road for luxury travel — how will companies catering to the one percent step up?

Private Jet Demand On the Rise Despite Mounting Climate Scrutiny

Announcements

Join Us Online at the Second Annual Skift Aviation Forum November 17

Skift Aviation Forum 2021 will look beyond travel's recovery to focus on the key global trends and strategies of leaders defining the future of air travel. Join us for this jam-packed online event as we bring together leaders from aviation and experts across the travel ecosystem to take a deep dive into the issues facing aviation ahead.

Join Us Online at the Second Annual Skift Aviation Forum November 17

Airlines

White House Aims For 20 Percent Lower Aviation Emissions by 2030

As the race for net carbon neutrality inches closer, governments are looking for ways to incentivize airlines into reducing their carbon footprints. Let's be real, who doesn't like a tax cut, but why can't an airline do the right thing for the sake of the people it serves?

White House Aims For 20 Percent Lower Aviation Emissions by 2030

Airlines

Aviation Insurers Hold Back on Afghanistan Flights After U.S. Troops Leave

Airline insurers want more security and proper air traffic control at Kabul's airport before restarting their coverage of commercial flights there. The concerns are understandable.

Aviation Insurers Hold Back on Afghanistan Flights After U.S. Troops Leave
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Airlines

New Report: How Airlines Will Get Back on the Path to Profitability

How are airlines preparing to address the needs of the changed passenger and disrupted operating environment as the world emerges from the Covid-19 crisis? Expect to see strategies for personalized value, more choices, and greater airline control, as airlines move forward on their unique journey back to profitability.

New Report: How Airlines Will Get Back on the Path to Profitability

Business Travel

Corporate Travel’s Stark Reality Versus the Delusions of Airlines

Deloitte has taken the pulse of corporate America, and the 150 travel managers it surveyed are a lot more cautious than airlines would have you believe.

Corporate Travel’s Stark Reality Versus the Delusions of Airlines

Airlines

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic Approved to Fly With Aim to Conquer Space Tourism

The competition to determine who will conquer space tourism features some of the world's richest men. So it'll be fascinating to see which heavyweight billionaire can attract the most passengers willing to spend a pretty penny to go into space.

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic Approved to Fly With Aim to Conquer Space Tourism

Announcements

Call for Entries: Skift IDEA Awards 2021

Entries are now open for 2021 edition of the Skift IDEA Awards, the travel industry’s annual recognition of excellence in design, creativity, and innovation. Apply by the June 28 early deadline for the best entry rate.

Call for Entries: Skift IDEA Awards 2021

Airlines

Video: Interview With Air France CEO Anne Rigail at Skift Aviation Forum 🔒

Air France plans to keep in-flight meal service and first-class cabins on international flights despite making cuts to its flight network and seeking other operational efficiencies. Count on it. That's the promise from CEO Anne Rigail.

Video: Interview With Air France CEO Anne Rigail at Skift Aviation Forum 🔒

Airlines

CEOs From Air France and Ryanair See Different Flight Paths to a Travel Recovery

There's a fascinating difference of opinion between the top bosses of Air France and Ryanair on competitiveness, fairness, and the value of testing at airports.

CEOs From Air France and Ryanair See Different Flight Paths to a Travel Recovery

Skift Originals

Announcing the Winners of Skift IDEA Awards 2020

With hundreds of entries across 14 categories, this year's Skift IDEA Awards winners represent the innovations, design, and experiences defining the future of travel. Discover the 2020 winners and honorable mentions here.

Announcing the Winners of Skift IDEA Awards 2020

Coronavirus

Tourism and Aviation Among the Sectors Giving Insurers the Most Concern in the Pandemic

Aviation and tourism are two of the leading areas of concerns for insurers, according to a recent survey. It's the latest bit of troubling news for the travel industry.

Tourism and Aviation Among the Sectors Giving Insurers the Most Concern in the Pandemic