Air Rail Partnership

Maximizing Airlines And Railway Partnerships

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Airlines and railways worked very closely together in the 1930s to transport passengers and mail. Aircraft technology advancement turned the once complementary partners into competitors from the 1950s onwards. This post discusses the  air-rail partnerships over time and how they can maximize through partnerships in the future.

A Transportation Security Administration arm patch and shield is seen at Los Angeles International Airport

TSA Plans To Expand New Security Screening Procedures Domestically

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Following a successful trial run at ten U.S. airports (Related News – TSA Starts Additional Security Screening Procedures At Ten US Airports) and rollout at worldwide airports with U.S. bound flights, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced it will expand the enhanced security screening program to other domestic airports.

Large Electronic Device Ban

Airports Exempted From The U.S. Electronic Ban (Updated)

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Etihad Airways (EY) and Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) were the first airportss to demonstrate to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that they have the enhanced security measures (Related news on Enhanced Security Measures) in place for all US bound flights and were rewarded with the large electronic device ban lift (Related news […]

Connectivity - Wi-Fi vs Cellular

Which North American Airports Have The Fastest Cellular And Wi-Fi Speeds

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Connectivity plays an important part of many traveller’s journey through airports. The current expectation is for most modern airports to offer some form of free Wi-Fi connection and perhaps a paid premium option.  However, what would be the use of free Wi-Fi if it is unuseable due to low upload and download speeds. Popular network […]