Articles tagged “in-flight”

Tourism

First-Ever Direct Flight Between Cambodia and India Takes Off – India Report

Cambodian tourists have largely visited India for religious travel to Buddhist sites and for affordable medical treatments. Meanwhile, Cambodia is hoping to attract more Indians – but much more than a direct flight is needed to attract the Indian travelers.

First-Ever Direct Flight Between Cambodia and India Takes Off – India Report

News Blog

IDEAS: Korean Air’s New In-Flight Safety Video Stars Virtual Humans

Korean Air has released a new in-flight safety video starring virtual humans. Credit: Korean Air The new video, which takes place in the virtual ‘Korean Air Safety Lounge’ sees ‘Rina’ - a virtual human donning a Korean Air Flight Attendant uniform - giving the safety demonstration to a host of virtual passengers. The video covers…

News Blog

IDEAS: Air Canada Unveils Upgraded Airbus A321

Air Canada has unveiled the first of its upgraded Airbus A321’s, featuring a host of new features that have been implemented to improve ‘customer comfort’. Credit: Air Canada The new aircraft, which has been redesigned from nose to tail, features a new cabin interior along with a range of new technologies, including a new in-flight…

Hotels

The Hotel Wellness Strategies That Work

Today's edition of Skift's daily podcast looks closer at hotels and wellness profits, Viator and GetYourGuide comps, and evolving in-flight entertainment.

The Hotel Wellness Strategies That Work

Airlines

In-Flight Entertainment Advances Provide Boost to Airlines

In-flight entertainment has long been a critical part of airlines' efforts to attract travelers, and the increasingly lucrative sector is poised to provide major carriers more opportunities to stand out from rivals.

In-Flight Entertainment Advances Provide Boost to Airlines

Online Travel

Intelsat Makes $400 Million Bid for Gogo’s In-Flight Wi-Fi Service From Bankruptcy

New owner Intelsat will need to invest in Gogo's internet services. Airline customers like Delta are impatient with Gogo's capacity to meet their needs.

Intelsat Makes $400 Million Bid for Gogo’s In-Flight Wi-Fi Service From Bankruptcy
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Airlines

American Airlines Upgrades its Economy Experience with Main Cabin Extra Seating

American Airlines’ new Main Cabin Extra product elevates the in-flight experience for economy passengers without drastically elevating out-of-pocket costs.

American Airlines Upgrades its Economy Experience with Main Cabin Extra Seating

Airlines

Qantas and Virgin Australia Battle Over In-Flight Wi-Fi Rollouts

Both Qantas and Virgin Australia should have Wi-Fi available on all domestic flights by the end of 2018. While travelers want to stay connected, they probably won’t pay for Wi-Fi, but might choose flights on the basis of internet coverage, especially on longer routes.

Qantas and Virgin Australia Battle Over In-Flight Wi-Fi Rollouts

Airlines

American Airlines Teams With Casper for In-Flight Bedding and a Hipper Appeal

American and Casper will soon be working together to bring custom-designed bedding to the airline's long-haul flights. A hipper brand such as Casper may resonate better with younger flyers than legacy brands such as Westin or Saks.

American Airlines Teams With Casper for In-Flight Bedding and a Hipper Appeal

Airlines

Honeywell Shows Off Connected Aircraft Capabilities On Test Flights

Honeywell has a new suite of connected tools that it's bringing to market powered by satellite connectivity. In a crowded market, though, it may take some time before the potential is fully realized.

Honeywell Shows Off Connected Aircraft Capabilities On Test Flights