Tag: airline passengers

Airlines should provide cash refunds for cancelled flights, NOT vouchers
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Airlines should provide cash refunds for cancelled flights, NOT vouchers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 17, 2020

Calls were reiterated today for airlines to provide a full cash refund when passengers cancel their flights due to concerns ... Read More

How will airline bailouts affect passengers?
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How will airline bailouts affect passengers?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 2, 2020

With most flights grounded and canceled due to the corona crisis, there is no doubt the aviation industry needs financial ... Read More

IATA: Airline passenger demand plunges on COVID-19 travel restrictions
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IATA: Airline passenger demand plunges on COVID-19 travel restrictions

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 2, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for February 2020 showing that demand (measured in total ... Read More

Coronavirus impacted January Airline Passenger Demand
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Coronavirus impacted January Airline Passenger Demand

editor editor- March 4, 2020

“January was just the tip of the iceberg in terms of the traffic impacts we are seeing owing to the ... Read More

US airports ranked by flight cancellation rates
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US airports ranked by flight cancellation rates

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2020

In an effort to help empower passengers to make more informed decisions when booking flights, travel experts reveal which of ... Read More

Space for visions: Center for Creativity at Frankfurt Airport
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Space for visions: Center for Creativity at Frankfurt Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2020

Soft drinks, LEGO, lounge chairs: what sounds like a relaxed family vacation at the beach is actually a unique facility ... Read More

IATA: Slower but steady global passenger traffic growth in 2019
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IATA: Slower but steady global passenger traffic growth in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced full-year global passenger traffic results for 2019 showing that demand (revenue passenger kilometers ... Read More

10 best and worst US airports for late travelers
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10 best and worst US airports for late travelers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 30, 2020

There are two types of air travelers: those who think arriving at the airport any later than a full three ... Read More

Taxi fares rise at airports in Europe
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Taxi fares rise at airports in Europe

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 27, 2020

Traveling by taxi to or from the airport remains expensive in Europe. A taxi ride from the airport to the ... Read More

17.8 million airline passengers traveled through Prague Airport in 2019
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17.8 million airline passengers traveled through Prague Airport in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2020

Based on the latest operating results, Prague Airport handled a total of 17,804,900 passengers in 2019. That means that approximately ... Read More

IATA: Stable passenger demand growth
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IATA: Stable passenger demand growth

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2020

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for November 2019 showing that demand (measured in revenue ... Read More

Baggage liability limits increase for airline passengers
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Baggage liability limits increase for airline passengers

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2019

Starting December 28, 2019, limits of liability of the Montreal Convention will increase. Based on this rise, air passengers who ... Read More

Václav Havel Airport Prague: Over 17 million airlines passengers in 2019
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Václav Havel Airport Prague: Over 17 million airlines passengers in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2019

For the fourth time in a row, a historic record was set at Václav Havel Airport Prague on Friday, 13 ... Read More

Carbon emissions per airline passenger decrease more than 50% since 1990
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Carbon emissions per airline passenger decrease more than 50% since 1990

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) published information confirming that carbon emissions per passenger have declined by more than 50% ... Read More

IATA: Global airline industry expected to improve in 2020
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IATA: Global airline industry expected to improve in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) forecast that the global airline industry will produce a net profit of $29.3 billion ... Read More

Russian airlines warn of sharp airfare rise in 2020
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Russian airlines warn of sharp airfare rise in 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2019

Russia's Association of Air Transport Operators announced that a substantial increase in airfares should be expected in 2020. Airline tickets ... Read More

Turkish Airlines: 5.7 million passengers in November 2019
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Turkish Airlines: 5.7 million passengers in November 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2019

Turkish Airlines, which has recently announced the passenger and cargo traffic results for November 2019, recorded 82.3% load factor in ... Read More

Lucky 13 for Milan Bergamo Airport
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Lucky 13 for Milan Bergamo Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2019

For the first time in its history, Milan Bergamo Airport has hit the 13 million passenger mark, setting a new ... Read More

Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico: Creating seamless travel experience
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Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico: Creating seamless travel experience

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2019

Delta Air Lines and its Joint Cooperation Agreement partner Aeromexico are focused on providing their customers with a consistent experience ... Read More

Air New Zealand wants you to drink your coffee and eat your coffee cup
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Air New Zealand wants you to drink your coffee and eat your coffee cup

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2019

Air New Zealand has begun testing new edible coffee cups with customers in the air and on the ground as ... Read More

Consumer attitudes towards service animals during travel revealed
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Consumer attitudes towards service animals during travel revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2019

The results of the consumer survey dealing with attitudes and perceptions relating to the presence of service and emotional support ... Read More

Aeroflot will no longer send boarding information via text messages
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Aeroflot will no longer send boarding information via text messages

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 30, 2019

Aeroflot Russian Airlines announced that from December 2 it will stop informing passengers about boarding via text messages. Text message ... Read More

Businesses prepare for take-off with Heathrow Airport expansion
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Businesses prepare for take-off with Heathrow Airport expansion

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 30, 2019

Hundreds of local, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have kick-started the process for procuring work with Heathrow’s biggest suppliers, ahead ... Read More

Delta expects 2% increase in passengers from last year’s Thanksgiving week
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Delta expects 2% increase in passengers from last year’s Thanksgiving week

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 27, 2019

Before gathering around the table, an estimated 5.2 million travelers will board Delta Air Lines flights across the globe this ... Read More

IATA: Improving accessibility and inclusion in air travel
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IATA: Improving accessibility and inclusion in air travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 13, 2019

Last week, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) concluded its inaugural Global Accessibility Symposium, the first event of its kind ... Read More

United Airlines puts jet lag to rest
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United Airlines puts jet lag to rest

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 13, 2019

United Airlines customers now have a new, scientific way to battle jet lag through a first-of-its-kind partnership with Timeshifter, an ... Read More

Airline passenger group publishes scathing report on Boeing 737 MAX
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Airline passenger group publishes scathing report on Boeing 737 MAX

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 6, 2019

FlyersRights.org, the official representative of passengers to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on air safety, has released a detailed White ... Read More

US Travel: Are you ready for REAL ID?
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US Travel: Are you ready for REAL ID?

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 1, 2019

The U.S. Travel Association is making a direct appeal to the American news media: please mention the October 1, 2020 ... Read More

Vancouver International Airport first in Canada to use NEXUS facial recognition
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Vancouver International Airport first in Canada to use NEXUS facial recognition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 30, 2019

Today, Innovative Travel Solutions (ITS) by Vancouver International Airport announced that their proprietary line of self-service, biometric-enabled kiosks, BorderXpress, has ... Read More

“Café de Luxe”: Frankfurt Airport offers airport tour with coffee and cake
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“Café de Luxe”: Frankfurt Airport offers airport tour with coffee and cake

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 30, 2019

Since the 1950s, Frankfurt Airport has exerted a magnetic attraction on whole generations of visitors fascinated by its international ambiance ... Read More

Kosher vending machine at Frankfurt Airport’s Departures Hall C offers food conform to Jewish dietary laws
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Kosher vending machine at Frankfurt Airport’s Departures Hall C offers food conform to Jewish dietary laws

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 25, 2019

Kosher treats to go are now available from a new convenient food vending machine in Departures Hall C at Frankfurt ... Read More

Hamad International Airport targets over 60 million passengers annually
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Hamad International Airport targets over 60 million passengers annually

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 23, 2019

Hamad International Airport (HIA) has revealed plans for its second expansion phase to an international audience of real estate investors ... Read More

‘Ladies and gentlemen’ do not fly Air Canada any more
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‘Ladies and gentlemen’ do not fly Air Canada any more

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 15, 2019

Addressing passengers as ‘ladies and gentlemen’ is discriminatory against those who don’t identify as either, Air Canada has decided. So ... Read More

Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment
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Tourists traveling to Tanzania: No plastic bags or face fines or imprisonment

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 31, 2019

Tourists and foreign visitors traveling to Tanzania are advised not to carry with them plastic bags on arrival at the ... Read More

Ontario International Airport: Passenger volume up almost 7% in April
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Ontario International Airport: Passenger volume up almost 7% in April

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019

Passenger volume at Ontario International Airport (ONT) climbed nearly 7% in April, continuing a trend of steady growth for the ... Read More

2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day
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2.8 million travel on U.S. airlines every day

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

Airlines for America (A4A), announced today that it expects a record 257.4 million passengers — an average of 2.8 million per ... Read More