Articles tagged “dallas”

Airlines

Full Video: Dallas-Fort Worth Airport CEO at Skift Aviation Forum 2022

Dallas-Fort Worth Airport CEO Sean Dohonue steered the airport toward a rapid recovery from the pandemic. Watch him explain how it grew to become the world's no. 2 airport in passenger numbers.

Full Video: Dallas-Fort Worth Airport CEO at Skift Aviation Forum 2022

Hotels

IHG’s Bet on All-Inclusive Resorts

Today’s edition of Skift’s daily podcast looks at IHG’s deal with Iberostar, Dallas’ new convention center, and Surf Air’s SPAC retreat.

IHG’s Bet on All-Inclusive Resorts

Skift Meetings

Dallas Is Betting on a New $2 Billion Convention Center to Make It a Meetings Draw

A new $2 billion convention center will be built from the ground up in Dallas, elevating the city to be able to compete with other major meeting and convention destinations. In a world of smaller gatherings, in this case, it makes sense.

Dallas Is Betting on a New $2 Billion Convention Center to Make It a Meetings Draw

Airlines

DFW Airport CEO on the Value of Tech Investments for Swift Pandemic Recovery

Calculated investment in infrastructure and people are proving key to a winning formula for Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, which lost 95 percent of its traffic during the pandemic.

DFW Airport CEO on the Value of Tech Investments for Swift Pandemic Recovery

Announcements

3 Leaders You Don’t Want to Miss at Skift Aviation Forum in November

Our third annual Skift Aviation Forum is just not another event showcasing pipeline dreams, but a chance to understand the actions being taken day in and day out at the world's leading aviation companies and how global connectivity will shift in the years ahead.

3 Leaders You Don’t Want to Miss at Skift Aviation Forum in November

Travel Technology

Amazon Wants Travelers to Pay With a Hand Wave

Retailers like Amazon keep making everyday experiences more seamless, and that means that consumers will see an ever more glaring contrast with the travel sector's often outdated processes.

Amazon Wants Travelers to Pay With a Hand Wave

Airlines

Business Travel Is Coming Back: Top Execs at American Airlines and Dallas-Forth Worth Airport

You can debate about in-flight studies on the risk of spreading infection. But American Airlines at least has the hard evidence that its guest-facing workers have a reported lower infection rate than the company as a whole or than the urban areas where they tend to work. That bodes well for a business travel rebound.

Business Travel Is Coming Back: Top Execs at American Airlines and Dallas-Forth Worth Airport

Rail

High-Speed Rail Link From Houston to Dallas to Take Private Sector Funding Route

While most developed countries enjoy modern, high-speed rail travel, the U.S. is way behind. By the time it catches up, driverless cars with long-life batteries could supersede trains or perhaps climate change may have begun to wreak havoc.

High-Speed Rail Link From Houston to Dallas to Take Private Sector Funding Route

Airlines

CEO of Dallas-Fort Worth Airport Wants $10 Billion for Upgrades

If the new U.S. president is serious about fixing infrastructure, he can't ignore airports.

CEO of Dallas-Fort Worth Airport Wants $10 Billion for Upgrades

Tourism

Skift CMO Interviews: Dallas Tourism Redefines Its Image Around Local and Luxury

Visit Dallas redeveloped its website to reflect the city's neighborhood appeal in an effort to attract more leisure travelers and extend its domestic source markets for short-term getaways.

Skift CMO Interviews: Dallas Tourism Redefines Its Image Around Local and Luxury