Airbnb Flights: Should It Build, Buy or Borrow an Airline Booking Service?
Dennis Schaal, Skift
A prudent strategy for Airbnb might be to initially partner with an online travel agency in an affiliate relationship so it can access flights for its customers. In that way, Airbnb could test whether its users want to book flights on the site without taking the big risks involved in making a large acquisition, which could always come later.
4 months ago