United Airlines Better Boarding Process to be Introduced on September 18, 2018

United Airlines Introduces New Boarding Process On September 18

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Many airlines trial different boarding process with the goal to minimize customer wait time and inconvenience at the gate and ensure that the flight would depart on time without incidents. Chicago based United Airlines is introducing a new process dubbed “Better Boarding” starting on September 18, 2018 that it hopes will reduce dwelling time in […]

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Blockchain And The Airline Industry (Part 1)

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One of the biggest buzzwords for 2018 is blockchain. It was developed for use initially in digital currencies such as Bitcoins.  The technology’s robust security, transparency, and durability features lend itself into new business use cases. Experience The Skies introduces what the blockchain technology is and what the airline industry has done to embrace this new […]

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2018 Technology Trend – Free Messaging On Board North American Airlines

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Over the past five years, the biggest North American airlines progressively installed Wi-Fi to improve connectivity on board their domestic fleet. Today, most of them charge for internet access with the exception of JetBlue Airways which provides complimentary access for their passengers. In 2018, a new trend is brewing as airlines expand or introduce free messaging on […]

Emirates Skywards Go application provides 2 for 1 discounts to restaurants and spas

Emirates Brings Discounts To Its Loyalty Program Members

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Airline loyalty programs continue to evolve by enhancing benefits to its members. Airlines have added shopping as part of the travel experience since the 2000s. Emirates has launched a new mobile application called “Emirates Skywards Go” which offers its Skyward members two-for-one discounts at over 4,400 restaurants and spas in over 20 cities around the […]