Articles tagged “skift business newsletter”

Announcements

Airlines Say They’ll Try Harder to Do Better — Skift Business Traveler

Paying employees more, apologizing for a poor product: This is the season for resetting passenger expectations at airlines.

Airlines Say They’ll Try Harder to Do Better — Skift Business Traveler

Announcements

American Tries to Avoid United’s Fate in Another Passenger Fiasco — Skift Business Traveler

It seems that passenger-crew altercations are happening more and more often these days. Luckily for American, its most recent kerfuffle hasn't completely gone out of control.

American Tries to Avoid United’s Fate in Another Passenger Fiasco — Skift Business Traveler

Announcements

Trying to Get Past United’s Dragging Fiasco — Skift Business Traveler

Sure, United screwed up royally. The real question is, what comes next?

Trying to Get Past United’s Dragging Fiasco — Skift Business Traveler

Airlines

Delta’s Operations Disrupted By Mid-Atlantic Thunderstorms — Skift Business Traveler

Those traveling on Delta last week may have felt the aftershocks of a storm that moved through Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson airport and turned operations on their head.

Delta’s Operations Disrupted By Mid-Atlantic Thunderstorms — Skift Business Traveler

Announcements

Lufthansa’s Plans for Low-Cost Expansion Into North America — Skift Business Traveler

With Lufthansa and the Star Alliance ramping up transatlantic low-cost carrier service via Eurowings, competition for budget flights to Europe is about to get hot.

Lufthansa’s Plans for Low-Cost Expansion Into North America  — Skift Business Traveler

Airlines

Flyers and Middle East Airlines Cope With Electronics Bans — Skift Business Traveler

Electronics are now banned in the cabin on most flights from the Middle East to the U.S. and UK, though few can explain exactly why. Meanwhile, airports and airlines are scrambling to cope.

Flyers and Middle East Airlines Cope With Electronics Bans  — Skift Business Traveler

Announcements

IAG Launches a Low-Cost Carrier — Skift Business Traveler

Those who use Avios as a frequent flyer currency will soon have a new budget carrier on which to earn and spend miles. Sadly, Oneworld partners can't say the same.

IAG Launches a Low-Cost Carrier — Skift Business Traveler

Business Travel

American Express Clamps Down On Points Churners — Skift Business Traveler

Those in the habit of cyclically signing up for credit cards solely for the points may soon be out of luck thanks to a new strategy coming from American Express.

American Express Clamps Down On Points Churners — Skift Business Traveler

Airlines

Marriott Puts a Starwood Exec in Charge of Joint Loyalty Program — Skift Business Traveler

Marriott's selection of a Starwood Preferred Guest veteran to run the merged programs did a lot to assure SPG loyalists about where the combined programs are ultimately heading.

Marriott Puts a Starwood Exec in Charge of Joint Loyalty Program — Skift Business Traveler

Announcements

Basic Economy Fares Hit the Market — Skift Business Traveler

Basic Economy fares have now reached all three legacy carriers, though only on certain routes.

Basic Economy Fares Hit the Market — Skift Business Traveler