Category: Travel News

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Travel News: Business Travel Mobility Becomes Focus for Lyft (Interview from Skift.com)

“As ridesharing has become an indispensable mode of transportation for business travelers, providers have been tasked with making the experience more seamless for travelers. And it hasn’t always worked. With… Read more »

Travel News: United’s Capacity Growth Plan Bears Fruit: Business Travel News (Reblog)

“United Airlines enjoyed an “I told you so” moment with its fourth-quarter revenue results, as capacity growth plans that rattled analysts early last year appeared to pay off. United in… Read more »

Travel News: Marriott International Announces Marriott Bonvoy – The New Brand Name Of Its Loyalty Program (Reblog)

“Marriott International today unveiled Marriott Bonvoy, the new loyalty brand replacing the current loyalty brands – Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) – and reflecting the… Read more »

Travel News: Shutdown increasing corporate travel risks (Reblog from Travel Weekly)

“As the U.S. government shutdown turned three weeks old, the odds of tangible and lasting effects on the travel community — disrupted trips or, even worse, security risks — are… Read more »

Travel Trends: Predictions and Analysis from TravelPort’s latest Digital Travel Survey

In late 2018, TravelPort announced the results of their 2018 Digital Traveler Survey highlighting the digital needs most important to travelers. The survey collected responses from over 16,000 business and… Read more »

Travel News: TSA Disputes That There’s a Huge Impact from Employees Calling Off (Reblog)

“Amid reports of long security lines over the weekend, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration said it screened passengers expeditiously despite the ongoing government shutdown. The TSA called Sunday a “historically… Read more »

Travel News: Travel Weekly’s 2018 Year in Review (Reblog)

“In 2018, the travel industry grappled with the impact of major mergers, policy changes, technological advances and the unpredictability of Mother Nature.” “As is the case every year, travel industry… Read more »

Travel News: Public Health Alert Issued for Measles Exposure at Newark Airport (Reblog)

“Officials in New Jersey warned travelers who were at Newark Liberty International Airport on December 24 – Christmas Eve – that they might have been exposed to the measles virus… Read more »

Hilton Honors Starts 2019 with a Bang with their Points Unlimited Offer

Hilton is not wasting any time heading into 2019. Their new Points Unlimited Offer which gives Hilton Honors members two different ways to earn extra points for qualifying stays. I’ve just… Read more »

Travel News: Corporate travel pros rank Delta No. 1 in Business Travel News Airline Survey for 8th straight year (Reblog)

“For a record eighth consecutive year, the corporate travel community has ranked Delta No. 1 among U.S. airlines in the annual Business Travel News Airline Survey. Since BTN first began… Read more »

Travel News: Delta Logs 243 Days Without Cancelling a Flight This Year (Reblog)

From TravelPulse:  “Delta Airlines is feeling good today as they’ve logged 243 days without canceling a single mainline flight, beating their 2017 record of 242 days. ‘Continuing to take operational reliability… Read more »

Travel News: New Skift Report provides 10 Business Travel Trends for 2019 (reblog)

“2019 is shaping up to be a year of dynamic change in the corporate travel sector. Business traveler habits continue to evolve at a rapid pace, forcing organizations to rethink… Read more »

Travel News: United Nabs ExpressJet for $70 Million: Business Travel News (Reblog)

“United Airlines has reached a deal to acquire ExpressJet from SkyWest for $70 million. Under terms of the agreement, SkyWest will maintain ownership of the CRJ aircraft currently in service… Read more »

Travel News: Ripple Added as Payment Method to Leading Travel Website — CryptoCenterNews (Reblog)

Leading travel website Travala.com has announced the addition of Ripple (XRP) as a payment method to its platform. With over 500,000 properties listed on its books in over 200 countries,… Read more »

Travel News: Family will pay $100K for photographer to document their travels for a year — WTVR.com (Reblog)

A dream job is available for anyone who loves photography and travel. via Family will pay $100K for photographer to document their travels for a year — WTVR.com Our Commentary Holy… Read more »