Articles tagged “volantio”

Amadeus Backs Startup Volantio to Help Airlines Manage Overbooked Flights

Amadeus Backs Startup Volantio to Help Airlines Manage Overbooked Flights

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Props to Volantio, which won the Air Pitch startup competition at Skift Global Forum last year, for now getting investment and sales support from Amadeus.

3 months ago

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Volantio and the Accenture Amadeus Alliance Take Collaboration To New Heights

Volantio and the Accenture Amadeus Alliance Take Collaboration To New Heights

Accenture Amadeus Alliance + Skift

The Accenture Amadeus Alliance, the startup Volantio, and Amadeus’ airline partners are collaborating to tackle some of the most pressing challenges faced by the global airline industry.

4 months ago

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Winner Announced in the First Air Pitch Startup Competition, from Skift and the Accenture Amadeus Alliance

Winner Announced in the First Air Pitch Startup Competition, from Skift and the Accenture Amadeus Alliance

SkiftX

If you think the global airline industry is impervious to change but in need of major disruption, you’re not alone. That’s why Skift and the Accenture Amadeus Alliance launched their first Air Pitch Startup Competition to highlight three companies that are bringing innovation to the sector.

9 months ago

This Startup Is Helping Airlines Manage Overbooked Flights

This Startup Is Helping Airlines Manage Overbooked Flights

Nikki Ekstein, Bloomberg

It's nice to see airlines leverage new technology to help solve an old problem. Overbooking doesn't have to be bad because an airline can usually reward passengers willing to take another flight. Often, passengers are thrilled with what their carrier offers.

1 year ago

United Has a New Way to Make Money From Overbooked Flights

United Has a New Way to Make Money From Overbooked Flights

Nikki Ekstein, Bloomberg

If you’ve bought a seat on a flight that gets overbooked, United may try to resell it. But don’t freak out: There’s a financial upside for flyers who can be flexible. Kudos to Volantio, a travel tech startup, for powering the service.

2 years ago